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Dupont CAS938 / #b5c9dc Hex Color Code

#b5c9dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b5c9dc is a light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #b5c9dc is comprised of 70.98% red, 78.82% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #b5c9dc has a hue of 209° (degrees), 36% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 480.74 nm.

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#b5c9dc linear gradient to complementary #d9c9b8

  1. #b5c9dc
  2. #bcc9d6
  3. #c2c9d0
  4. #c8c9ca
  5. #cec9c4
  6. #d4c9be
  7. #d9c9b8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8fa3b5
  2. #9cafc2
  3. #a8bccf
  4. #b5c9dc
  5. #c2d6e9
  6. #cfe3f7
  7. #dcf1ff

Tints and Shades

#b5c9dc to white

  1. #b5c9dc
  2. #c1d2e2
  3. #cedbe8
  4. #dae4ed
  5. #e6edf3
  6. #f3f6f9
  7. #ffffff

#b5c9dc to black

  1. #b5c9dc
  2. #94a4b4
  3. #75818d
  4. #575f68
  5. #3a4045
  6. #202325
  7. #000000

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  1. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B32 Powder Blue
      #b6c8db
      ΔE = 0.577 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
  2. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Blue C20
      #b3cade
      ΔE = 0.774 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
    2. Shady Blue C30
      #b4cbd9
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 57.4%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Quiet Refuge / KM3123-1
      #b2c7da
      ΔE = 0.834 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
    2. Sail Away / KM3115-1
      #bdd1e2
      ΔE = 2.938 / LRV ≈ 61.9%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Well-worn Denim
      #b6c8d9
      ΔE = 0.837 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  5. Olympic

    1. ★ Twinberry Blossom B48-2
      #b9cbdd
      ΔE = 1.001 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
    2. Serenity B52-2
      #b0cddf
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ T0.12.73
      #b1c8dd
      ΔE = 1.048 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
    2. ★ S3.10.73
      #b3c9d8
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Twinberry Blossom / T10 40D-2
      #b8c8d9
      ΔE = 1.116 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
    2. ★ Magnetic Man / T12 41.C4
      #b2cbdb
      ΔE = 2.058 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 544
      #b8ccde
      ΔE = 1.128 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Silent Blue / NP PB 1543 P
      #b9ccdd
      ΔE = 1.330 / LRV ≈ 58.7%
    2. ★ Washed Mitten / NP PB 1515 P
      #bcc8d8
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 57.0%
  10. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Bluestar B14
      #b4cbdc
      ΔE = 1.367 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. Lilac B15
      #b6c7df
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Blue Bayou / 0615
      #b8cde0
      ΔE = 1.398 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
    2. Pompeii Ruins / 0623
      #b8c8d4
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Ice Dance 27-5
      #b6cbdb
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
    2. Kitten's Yarn 26-6
      #accbdd
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 56.7%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Novella Blue
      #b4c5d7
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
    2. Porcelain Blue
      #b4cddb
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 58.5%
  14. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Azure Blue
      #b7cddf
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
    2. Vista Blue
      #adccde
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ Electric Grid
      #b2cadb
      ΔE = 1.503 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
    2. DE 5877 - Afternoon Sky
      #b0c6df
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  16. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Blissful Blue - 6527
      #b2c8d8
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
    2. ★ Wondrous Blue - 6807
      #b8cddd
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
  17. CIL

    1. ★ Finnish Blue
      #b5c9d8
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
    2. Blue Danube
      #afc9d8
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Ice / 821
      #bbcce0
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
    2. Sea View / 836
      #aec7d5
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Quiet Refuge
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 1.658 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. ★ Sail Away
      #b9cfe1
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Quiet Refuge / 7306
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 1.658 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. ★ Sail Away / 7298
      #b9cfe1
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  21. Berger

    1. ★ Quiet Refuge / 7306
      #aec6da
      ΔE = 1.658 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. ★ Sail Away / 7298
      #b9cfe1
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  22. Dulux

    1. ★ 10BB 57/115
      #b4c9d8
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
    2. 48BB 56/162
      #b4c6e0
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  23. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-36-3 Blue Buff
      #b1cbdd
      ΔE = 1.744 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
    2. 3-39-3 Twilight Dusk
      #b6c3d8
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  24. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Gel bleu
      #b8cee0
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 59.7%
    2. Coton bleu
      #b2cee2
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
  25. Tollens

    1. ★ T2011-5
      #b7c7dd
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  26. Resene

    1. ★ Spindle B82-022-246
      #b3c4d8
      ΔE = 1.865 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Pacify B83-017-252
      #bbc6d5
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  27. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Blue Light
      #b2c8e0
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  28. Sto

    1. ★ 34405
      #bacae0
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Dusky Lilac / 48BB 56/162
      #b9c6d9
      ΔE = 1.992 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5225P Blue Thread
      #b6cad8
      ΔE = 2.005 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
    2. 7205P Cool Lilac
      #becfe4
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 61.2%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5290
      #bdccdc
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
    2. 6056
      #b9c5da
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  32. Behr

    1. ★ 570C-3 Tender Twilight
      #b0cce1
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
    2. Ocean Sky PPOC-39
      #b3cbd9
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 57.3%
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Constellation 550-4
      #bbcddc
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
    2. Pageant Song 448-3
      #b6c3d2
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  34. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Constellation / 550-4
      #bbcddc
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
    2. Sleep Baby Sleep / 349-2
      #bdd0e1
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 61.4%
  35. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0644
      #afc7d7
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
    2. 0623
      #b8c8d4
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  36. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ Sail Away
      #b9cfe1
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  37. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Blue Silk 30BB 63/097
      #bdccdb
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
    2. Always Blue 10BB 58/149
      #aac6db
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  38. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7274 - By The Bay
      #aec7df
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. ★ 7298 - Sail Away
      #b4cddd
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
  39. Tikkurila

    1. ★ H435
      #bccede
      ΔE = 2.180 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
    2. X355
      #b6cfe1
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 60.0%
  40. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ By The Bay 7274
      #b8cfe4
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
    2. Quiet Refuge 7306
      #b3ccdb
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
  41. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ By The Bay / 7274
      #b8cfe4
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
    2. Quiet Refuge / 7306
      #b3ccdb
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 57.9%
  42. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10696
      #b9c8d5
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
  43. Caparol

    1. 83 3 240 / Pacific 55
      #bcc8dc
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
    2. 85 3 220 / Arctis 25
      #bcd0e0
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 61.2%
  44. Ford

    1. Light Cadet Blue
      #b3c5d3
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
    2. Light Silver Cloud
      #b8c7d3
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  45. Asian Paints

    1. Blue Saint / 9178
      #b8c7d4
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  46. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 20 C 33 - Porcelain blue / Pompadour
      #bbcddb
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 59.3%
  47. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Afternoon Sky / 1092
      #b0c6df
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  48. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1515-R90B
      #b0c2d4
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  49. Brillux

    1. 60.09.12
      #bac7d4
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
    2. 54.12.12
      #bbc7dd
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  50. Dulux Australia

    1. Candela / A384
      #bac5d5
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. Radar / A378
      #b6cae4
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
  51. Ralph Lauren

    1. Pale Orchid / RLVM280
      #b9c5d3
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
    2. Chi / RLVM284
      #b8c4d8
      ΔE = 2.626 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  52. Kansai Paint

    1. Cool Purple
      #bdc7d8
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  53. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / S 2010-R80B
      #b8c8d4
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2010-R70B
      #bec9d6
      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  54. Duron

    1. Windy Blue
      #b9c4d6
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  55. Crown Diamond

    1. 7326-31 Silky Blue
      #b1c4d2
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  56. Laura Ashley

    1. 1402 Chambray 2
      #accbdf
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  57. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1215
      #b8cde6
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
  58. Chrysler

    1. Light Blue
      #adc2d3
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Powder Blue
      #abc2d8
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  59. 1829

    1. Fresco Blue
      #abc8d9
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  60. Bristol

    1. Windmill Blue / P108-C2
      #b9d1e3
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 61.5%
  61. Focoltone

    1. 4049
      #b5ccd9
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
  62. General Paint

    1. Sask Sky / CL 2342W
      #adc4dd
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
    2. Proxy / CL 2332W
      #a8c5db
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  63. Model Master

    1. Model Master 2728
      #b3cbd8
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 57.3%

#b5c9dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b5c9dc foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #b5c9dc">…</p>

#b5c9dc background

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #b5c9dc">…</p>

#b5c9dc shadow

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b5c9dc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11913692
Binary
10110101, 11001001, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#b5c9dc
LRV
≈ 56.8%
Closest short hex
#bcd ΔE = 1.572
RGB
rgb(181, 201, 220)
RGBA
rgba(181, 201, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.301, g: 0.334, b: 0.365
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.762%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4863524 / 0xffb5c9dc
HSL
hsl(209, 36%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(209, 36%%, 79%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 209° (209.231), saturation: 18% (0.177), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 209.231, saturation: 17.727%, perceived brightness: 77.473%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 236.984, S: 36.626, L: 80.046
Cubehelix
H: -154.756, S: 0.316, L: 0.773
TSL
T: -2.191, S: 0.044, L: 0.773
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.177), magenta: 9% (0.086), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 52.858, Y: 56.763, Z: 75.868
xyY
x: 0.285, y: 0.306, Y: 56.763
CIELab
L: 80.046, a: -2.817, b: -11.711
CIELuv
L: 80.046, u: -11.497, v: -17.693
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 80.046, C: 12.046, H: 256.474
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 80.046, C: 21.100, H: 236.984
Hunter-Lab
L: 75.341, a: -6.616, b: -6.965
CIECAM02
J: 73.002, C: 19.011, h: 240.871, Q: 168.337, M: 16.625, s: 31.426, H: 301.574
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.125, jaune: -2.078, green: 1.156
LMS
L: 50.799, M: 59.628, S: 75.539
YCbCr
Y: 185.381, Cb: 139.301, Cr: 117.871
YCgCo
Y: 200.750, Cg: 0.250, Co: 35.500
YDbDr
Y: 197.186, Db: 34.327, Dr: 30.783
YPbPr
Y: 198.108, Pb: 11.800, Pr: -10.874
xvYCC
Y: 186.140, Cb: 138.365, Cr: 118.448
YIQ
Y: 197.186, I: -18.018, Q: 1.682
YUV
Y: 197.186, U: 11.229, V: -14.200
Munsell Color System
5PB 8/4 ΔE = 2.778
Brand Color
Vimeo ΔE = 7.712

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