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#b5bcd9 Hex Color Code

#b5bcd9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5bcd9 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b5bcd9 is comprised of 70.98% red, 73.73% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #b5bcd9 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 32% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.82 nm.

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#b5bcd9 linear gradient to complementary #d3d0bb

  1. #b5bcd9
  2. #bbbfd4
  3. #c0c3cf
  4. #c5c6ca
  5. #cac9c5
  6. #cecdc0
  7. #d3d0bb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9198b4
  2. #9da4c0
  3. #a9b0cc
  4. #b5bcd9
  5. #c1c8e6
  6. #ced5f2
  7. #dae1ff

Tints and Shades

#b5bcd9 to white

  1. #b5bcd9
  2. #c1c7df
  3. #ced2e6
  4. #daddec
  5. #e6e8f2
  6. #f3f4f9
  7. #ffffff

#b5bcd9 to black

  1. #b5bcd9
  2. #949ab1
  3. #75798b
  4. #575a66
  5. #3a3c44
  6. #202125
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 0.500 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Violet Hint 29-5
      #bebfd9
      ΔE = 2.333 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  2. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Passion A45-3
      #b5bddc
      ΔE = 0.736 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Oriental Iris / 1418
      #b5beda
      ΔE = 0.884 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. ★ Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  4. General Paint

    1. ★ Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 0.966 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Strange Coincidence / CL 2383W
      #b4c2db
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. V2.08.71
      #bdbfd6
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Canterbury Bells / T12 38.D2
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Purple Passion / T12 37.D4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5912 - Glimmer
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 1.314 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Hazy Sky / 1184
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 1.314 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  10. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  12. Caparol

    1. ★ 2304
      #b0bcd8
      ΔE = 1.507 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 1.584 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ 37-e1
      #b8c1de
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Ticklish
      #afbada
      ΔE = 1.614 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. ★ Cincinnatian Hotel Olivia Blue
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  15. Resene

    1. ★ Serendipity B80-026-266
      #b1b9d3
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Violas / KM947-L
      #b6bbd3
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. ★ Violet Vista / KM3083-1
      #babfd6
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  17. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  19. Berger

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. 6063
      #adbad4
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  21. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Frost / NP PB 1503 P
      #b0bcd6
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.822 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  22. Behr

    1. ★ 600A-3 California Lilac
      #b4c0e0
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
    2. ★ Still Water PPOC-50
      #b3bdd4
      ΔE = 2.262 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  23. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7191P Faded Violet
      #b5bfd7
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7217 - Berry Blush
      #b2bfe1
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  25. Beckers

    1. Skilla 779 / S 1515-B20G
      #b8c0d7
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  26. Glidden

    1. Roslyn'S Periwinkle Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #b0bce0
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  27. Dulux

    1. Lilac Heather 3
      #bcbed5
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2008-1
      #abb9d7
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  29. Dutch Boy

    1. Daring Lavender
      #bebfd8
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  30. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  31. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-22 Story Book
      #abbad7
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. Jacob's Ladder 70BB 51/139
      #aeb7d0
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  33. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #b8c3e2
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  34. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  35. CIL

    1. Roslyn's Blue
      #acbddd
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  36. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  37. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Lilac Sachet / PPG1245-4
      #abb6d7
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  38. Devoe Paint

    1. Roslyn's Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #aebdd6
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  39. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2106 C
      #b1b5ce
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  40. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 48.1%

#b5bcd9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5bcd9 foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #b5bcd9">…</p>

#b5bcd9 background

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b5bcd9">…</p>

#b5bcd9 shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b5bcd9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11910361
Binary
10110101, 10111100, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#b5bcd9
LRV
≈ 50.8%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 2.541
RGB
rgb(181, 188, 217)
RGBA
rgba(181, 188, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.309, g: 0.321, b: 0.370
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.733%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4866855 / 0xffb5bcd9
HSL
hsl(228, 32%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 32%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.333), saturation: 17% (0.166), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 228.333, saturation: 16.590%, perceived brightness: 74.314%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.610, S: 41.025, L: 76.557
Cubehelix
H: -133.356, S: 0.297, L: 0.742
TSL
T: -2.460, S: 0.037, L: 0.742
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.166), magenta: 13% (0.134), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 26% (0.263), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 49.561, Y: 50.799, Z: 72.826
xyY
x: 0.286, y: 0.293, Y: 50.799
CIELab
L: 76.557, a: 3.488, b: -15.325
CIELuv
L: 76.557, u: -5.351, v: -24.355
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.557, C: 15.717, H: 282.823
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.557, C: 24.936, H: 257.610
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.274, a: -0.607, b: -10.690
CIECAM02
J: 68.945, C: 20.658, h: 265.352, Q: 163.591, M: 18.065, s: 33.231, H: 313.911
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.151, jaune: -2.743, green: 0.271
LMS
L: 46.314, M: 51.805, S: 72.457
YCbCr
Y: 178.535, Cb: 141.767, Cr: 122.868
YCgCo
Y: 193.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: 36.250
YDbDr
Y: 189.213, Db: 41.807, Dr: 15.624
YPbPr
Y: 188.597, Pb: 15.305, Pr: -4.834
xvYCC
Y: 177.972, Cb: 141.444, Cr: 123.754
YIQ
Y: 189.213, I: -13.487, Q: 7.543
YUV
Y: 189.213, U: 13.676, V: -7.205
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 3.365
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 4.910

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