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#b5b9ce Hex Color Code

#b5b9ce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5b9ce is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b5b9ce is comprised of 70.98% red, 72.55% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #b5b9ce has a hue of 230° (degrees), 20% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.89 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#b5b9ce linear gradient to complementary #cbc9b8

  1. #b5b9ce
  2. #b9bcca
  3. #bdbec7
  4. #c0c1c3
  5. #c4c4bf
  6. #c8c6bc
  7. #cbc9b8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9296aa
  2. #9da1b6
  3. #a9adc2
  4. #b5b9ce
  5. #c1c5da
  6. #cdd1e7
  7. #dadef3

Tints and Shades

#b5b9ce to white

  1. #b5b9ce
  2. #c1c4d6
  3. #cdd0de
  4. #dadbe6
  5. #e6e7ee
  6. #f2f3f7
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b5b9ce to black

  1. #b5b9ce
  2. #9497a8
  3. #757784
  4. #575862
  5. #3a3b41
  6. #202123
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 0.786 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. 3-40-2 Alyssum
      #c0c1cc
      ΔE = 4.634 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Alaska B81-021-266
      #b2b9cd
      ΔE = 1.037 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Spindle B82-022-246
      #b3c4d8
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 1.259 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. 5195P Violet Dust
      #b6bfcf
      ΔE = 3.052 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Violas / KM947-L
      #b6bbd3
      ΔE = 1.305 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Favorite Things / KM3092-1
      #b5bbca
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 4.721 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  6. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pansy Garden
      #b3bbcf
      ΔE = 1.352 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Jumpin' Jack Flash
      #aab3cb
      ΔE = 3.025 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Playful Purple / 1308
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 4.072 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ DE 5912 - Glimmer
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R70B
      #abbbd3
      ΔE = 3.424 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  10. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 1.552 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 7350-31 Studio 54
      #c3c1dc
      ΔE = 4.525 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  11. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Ice Cube / 7233
      #b1b7c9
      ΔE = 1.619 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Daisy / 9137
      #b8b0c1
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  12. Berger

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 3.688 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Hycent Haze / 7185
      #c2b9c7
      ΔE = 4.833 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  14. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 3.443 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Enchanted / 2070-50
      #b0b0cc
      ΔE = 4.047 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  17. KILZ

    1. ★ Mystical Rome / B842
      #babed0
      ΔE = 2.061 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. Silver Falls / B791
      #bbc3d5
      ΔE = 3.704 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  18. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. T2011-6
      #a7bbd7
      ΔE = 4.752 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 3.677 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  20. Olympic

    1. ★ Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Purplicious A43-3
      #c2bfd9
      ΔE = 3.994 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  21. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Chi / RLVM284
      #b8c4d8
      ΔE = 4.176 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  22. Nerolac

    1. Cloudy Day - 4228
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Atlas Blue - 4235
      #b2c3dd
      ΔE = 4.748 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  23. Wattyl

    1. Milky Twilight / D55W
      #bcbad2
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Princess Satin / D65W
      #bab4ca
      ΔE = 3.231 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  24. Beckers

    1. Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Skilla 779 / S 1515-B20G
      #b8c0d7
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  25. Taubmans

    1. Purple Passion / T12 37.D4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Escape / T12 41.D10
      #afb4bd
      ΔE = 4.953 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. 6063
      #adbad4
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  27. Bristol

    1. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Timeless Lilac / P101-C4
      #b1b1bb
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  28. CIL

    1. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Margate Blue
      #aab4c2
      ΔE = 4.185 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  29. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2bccb
      ΔE = 3.107 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  30. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Blue Star 28-7
      #a2aec5
      ΔE = 5.150 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  31. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10704
      #b2bac9
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. CF10455
      #a9aec9
      ΔE = 4.535 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  32. Glidden

    1. Violet Blush
      #bcbdcc
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Grey Heather
      #bbb9c3
      ΔE = 4.264 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  33. Nippon Paint

    1. Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Hollywood Dream / NP N 1951 P
      #b0adc0
      ΔE = 4.506 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  34. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B30
      #bec1d6
      ΔE = 3.005 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 3.899 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  35. Behr

    1. Spacious Luxury PPOC-74
      #c0bcce
      ΔE = 3.082 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. Subtle Grape PPKB-17
      #a8b3c5
      ΔE = 3.752 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  36. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 3.109 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. S 1515-R80B
      #b5c1d6
      ΔE = 3.301 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  37. Rodda Paint

    1. Province 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 3.186 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
    2. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 4.285 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  38. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 3.197 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Silver
      #aab5c1
      ΔE = 4.809 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  39. Valspar Paint

    1. Courtyard Shadow
      #b8bac6
      ΔE = 3.244 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Blue Galaxy
      #b2c0db
      ΔE = 3.842 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  40. Kansai Paint

    1. Opal Lilac
      #b9bbc7
      ΔE = 3.297 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Cool Purple
      #bdc7d8
      ΔE = 5.185 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  41. Sto

    1. 34422
      #b1b9c6
      ΔE = 3.379 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 34205
      #c5c0d1
      ΔE = 4.378 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  42. Porter Paints

    1. Wild Lilac / 344-4
      #bfb8ce
      ΔE = 3.389 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Ash Grove / 542-4
      #bab3bf
      ΔE = 4.959 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  43. Pantone / PMS

    1. 536
      #abb0c7
      ΔE = 3.421 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. 7450
      #c2c2d6
      ΔE = 3.761 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  44. Diamond Paint

    1. Sunrise
      #adbdd4
      ΔE = 3.456 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  45. Diamond Vogel

    1. Babbling Creek / 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 3.489 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Violet Beauty / 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 4.082 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  46. Colortrend

    1. 0588
      #abbbd4
      ΔE = 3.489 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 4.082 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  47. Jedynka

    1. Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 3.601 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  48. Clark+Kensington

    1. Shake it Up / 41C-3
      #c1bcd5
      ΔE = 3.622 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Photogenic / 42B-4
      #b5aec1
      ΔE = 4.715 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  49. Dulux

    1. 50BB 46/129
      #a7b4c9
      ΔE = 3.626 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. 10RB 49/062
      #b9b7c1
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  50. New Look

    1. Precious Orchid / F30-08
      #b3c1d9
      ΔE = 3.679 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  51. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Wisteria B13
      #b2c0d2
      ΔE = 3.750 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  52. Crayola

    1. Cadet Blue
      #a9b2c3
      ΔE = 3.781 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  53. Disney

    1. 3A-30-2 Eeyore
      #abbcd0
      ΔE = 3.850 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  54. Caparol

    1. 83 2 246 / Lago 30
      #bcc4d8
      ΔE = 3.904 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
    2. 2454
      #b0bcc8
      ΔE = 4.485 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  55. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-22 Story Book
      #abbad7
      ΔE = 3.918 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 2-11 Lilac Silk
      #c2becd
      ΔE = 3.927 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  56. Brillux

    1. 51.09.15
      #aeaec4
      ΔE = 3.936 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. 48.09.15
      #b4aec4
      ΔE = 4.470 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  57. Sikkens

    1. T9.07.67
      #abb4c2
      ΔE = 3.976 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. T5.10.71
      #b5c5d7
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  58. Volkswagen

    1. Diamond Silver
      #afb8c4
      ΔE = 3.989 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  59. Teknos

    1. PR320
      #b5b9c3
      ΔE = 3.994 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  60. Albany Paint

    1. China Blue
      #aebfd3
      ΔE = 4.035 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Bekebourne
      #c4c4d4
      ΔE = 4.674 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  61. Sico

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 4.060 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. 6172-41 Chopin
      #a9b1bf
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 43.6%
  62. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 4.089 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 4032
      #c6c3d5
      ΔE = 4.712 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  63. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 35 - Blue
      #a5b5cc
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. BS 4800 22 B 19 - Soft blue
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  64. General Paint

    1. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 4.104 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Mosaic / CL 2372W
      #b2c2d9
      ΔE = 4.189 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  65. Nature Paint

    1. Eyebright
      #b9bdc7
      ΔE = 4.155 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  66. Dulux Australia

    1. Image Tone / A396
      #bec2cf
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Pensive / A420
      #c2c1cb
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  67. Alcro

    1. Budgie blue
      #b5bfcb
      ΔE = 4.330 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  68. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-43-3 Damask
      #bbb8c2
      ΔE = 4.418 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 5-45-3 Old Village
      #c0b9c4
      ΔE = 5.003 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  69. Chrysler

    1. Crystal Blue
      #a5b0ca
      ΔE = 4.484 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
    2. Dawn Gray
      #b7bfc9
      ΔE = 4.706 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  70. Tikkurila

    1. 4892
      #bfc2ce
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
    2. 2682 / Kalevatar
      #a6b4c2
      ΔE = 5.122 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  71. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Agapanthus - 9066
      #bbc5de
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
    2. Daydream - 6541
      #bdc3cd
      ΔE = 5.248 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  72. Duron

    1. Online
      #b2b6bf
      ΔE = 4.575 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Jubilee
      #b0b9c2
      ΔE = 5.011 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  73. ICI Paints

    1. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 4.715 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 4183 Dusky Lilac 48BB 56/162
      #aec1dc
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  74. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-g5
      #b9bcc4
      ΔE = 4.745 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. 41-g5
      #bdb9c1
      ΔE = 5.246 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  75. Devoe Paint

    1. Enchantment / 30BB 47/161
      #a4b6c9
      ΔE = 4.782 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Antwerp Blue / 30BB 46/124
      #a9b6c2
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  76. McCormick Paints

    1. Hyacinth Haze
      #c2b9c7
      ΔE = 4.833 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  77. Jotun

    1. 4062 / Klassisk Blå
      #b8c0ca
      ΔE = 4.842 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  78. Ford

    1. Silver Diamond Fire
      #b8c3d0
      ΔE = 4.893 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
    2. Silver Diamond Pearl
      #b4c2cf
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  79. Flügger

    1. Noble Blue (IN-767)
      #a4b7ca
      ΔE = 4.908 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  80. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Silver (997)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  81. Old Citadel

    1. Mithril Silver
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  82. Reaper Master

    1. Polished Silver (9054)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  83. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Mithril Silver / Silver (052)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  84. Rackham

    1. Polished Silver (49)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 4.957 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  85. Little Greene

    1. Weekend
      #bec1ca
      ΔE = 5.075 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  86. Pascol

    1. MilkyMauve PZ7090
      #bfb6d4
      ΔE = 5.096 / LRV ≈ 49.3%

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#b5b9ce HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5b9ce foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #b5b9ce">…</p>

#b5b9ce background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b5b9ce">…</p>

#b5b9ce shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

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<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b5b9ce">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11909582
Binary
10110101, 10111001, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#b5b9ce
LRV
≈ 49.0%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 2.124
RGB
rgb(181, 185, 206)
RGBA
rgba(181, 185, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.316, g: 0.323, b: 0.360
RYB
red: 70.980%, yellow: 72.333%, blue: 80.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4867634 / 0xffb5b9ce
HSL
hsl(230, 20%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(230, 20%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 230° (230.400), saturation: 12% (0.121), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 230.400, saturation: 12.136%, perceived brightness: 73.075%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.048, S: 27.809, L: 75.437
Cubehelix
H: -131.363, S: 0.205, L: 0.730
TSL
T: -2.550, S: 0.026, L: 0.730
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.121), magenta: 10% (0.102), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 47.543, Y: 48.977, Z: 65.329
xyY
x: 0.294, y: 0.303, Y: 48.977
CIELab
L: 75.437, a: 2.779, b: -11.036
CIELuv
L: 75.437, u: -3.361, v: -17.370
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.437, C: 11.380, H: 284.134
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.437, C: 17.693, H: 259.048
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.984, a: -1.209, b: -6.358
CIECAM02
J: 67.664, C: 15.626, h: 266.462, Q: 162.065, M: 13.665, s: 29.038, H: 314.506
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.132, jaune: -2.015, green: 0.203
LMS
L: 45.271, M: 50.086, S: 65.054
YCbCr
Y: 175.945, Cb: 137.811, Cr: 124.753
YCoCg
Y: 189.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 39.000
YDbDr
Y: 186.198, Db: 29.793, Dr: 9.889
YPbPr
Y: 185.660, Pb: 10.960, Pr: -2.966
xvYCC
Y: 175.449, Cb: 137.628, Cr: 125.395
YIQ
Y: 186.198, I: -9.129, Q: 5.688
YUV
Y: 186.198, U: 9.746, V: -4.560
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.017
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.524

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