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#b6a6c8 Hex Color Code

#b6a6c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b6a6c8 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b6a6c8 is comprised of 71.37% red, 65.1% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #b6a6c8 has a hue of 268° (degrees), 24% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 563.59 nm.

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#b6a6c8 linear gradient to complementary #b7c4aa

  1. #b6a6c8
  2. #b7abc3
  3. #b7b0be
  4. #b7b5b9
  5. #b7bab4
  6. #b7bfaf
  7. #b7c4aa

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9586a6
  2. #a090b1
  3. #ab9bbd
  4. #b6a6c8
  5. #c1b1d3
  6. #cdbcdf
  7. #d8c8eb

Tints and Shades

#b6a6c8 to white

  1. #b6a6c8
  2. #c2b4d1
  3. #cec3da
  4. #dad2e3
  5. #e6e1ec
  6. #f3f0f6
  7. #ffffff

#b6a6c8 to black

  1. #b6a6c8
  2. #9588a3
  3. #756b80
  4. #57505f
  5. #3b3640
  6. #201e22
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2030-R50B
      #b8a8c8
      ΔE = 0.919 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  2. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 1.069 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  3. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10486
      #b8a4c8
      ΔE = 1.187 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. ★ CF10466
      #aea5c6
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  4. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS691
      #b6a3c5
      ΔE = 1.191 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. CAS699
      #b8a3cd
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 01/17
      #b4a8c8
      ΔE = 1.209 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Purple Mystery / P096-C5
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 1.428 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. Utterly Violet
      #b2a9c4
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6304
      #b2a4c2
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Rainshower P5-E2-3
      #bca8cc
      ΔE = 1.591 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
    2. ★ North Pole P3-E2-3
      #b4a8d0
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 45.12.15
      #b9aac8
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  11. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 1.851 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. ★ Berry Frappé - 9068
      #b3a1c6
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2020-R60B
      #b1a1c3
      ΔE = 1.858 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  13. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7172T Ophelia Violet
      #b1a1c2
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. ★ 7174T Bouquet Violet
      #bba5cc
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Lavender Blossom 2
      #b1a4c1
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. ★ Lilac Spring 2
      #bca5cc
      ΔE = 2.187 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 40-e3
      #b6a5c1
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 264 CP
      #bba5cc
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 2099 C
      #b1a2ca
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  17. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Brouillard pourpre
      #b0a6cb
      ΔE = 2.015 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Splendeur violette
      #aba5c6
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  18. General Paint

    1. ★ Flirt / CL 2464M
      #bba4c4
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
    2. Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 2.749 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 2.185 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  20. CIL

    1. ★ Purpling
      #bda6cd
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  21. Behr

    1. ★ Bikerding PPKR-27
      #ada3c5
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
    2. 650B-4 Violet Fields
      #b29ec3
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  22. Tollens

    1. T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 2.375 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Ruffled Lace / T08 56-3
      #b19fc0
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Cupcake Icing / T12 36.E3
      #beadd0
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  24. Benjamin Moore

    1. Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lilac Garden / KM3022-2
      #af9fc1
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Gateway to Paradise / KM3037-2
      #aea5cc
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  26. Beckers

    1. Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  27. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-43-4 Exotic Dream
      #b19fbe
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  28. Sico

    1. 6027-42 Lavender Field
      #b5a0be
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 38.7%

#b6a6c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b6a6c8 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #b6a6c8">…</p>

#b6a6c8 background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #b6a6c8">…</p>

#b6a6c8 shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b6a6c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11970248
Binary
10110110, 10100110, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#b6a6c8
LRV
≈ 41.4%
Closest short hex
#bac ΔE = 1.585
RGB
rgb(182, 166, 200)
RGBA
rgba(182, 166, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.332, g: 0.303, b: 0.365
RYB
red: 0.714%, yellow: 0.651%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4806968 / 0xffb6a6c8
HSL
hsl(268, 24%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(268, 24%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 268° (268.235), saturation: 17% (0.170), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 268.235, saturation: 17.000%, perceived brightness: 68.644%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 284.864, S: 32.175, L: 70.447
Cubehelix
H: -97.823, S: 0.253, L: 0.684
TSL
T: -4.122, S: 0.041, L: 0.685
CMYK
cyan: 9% (0.090), magenta: 17% (0.170), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.286), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 43.351, Y: 41.388, Z: 60.337
xyY
x: 0.299, y: 0.285, Y: 41.388
CIELab
L: 70.447, a: 12.263, b: -15.229
CIELuv
L: 70.447, u: 6.712, v: -25.288
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.447, C: 19.553, H: 308.843
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.447, C: 26.164, H: 284.864
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.333, a: 7.699, b: -10.574
CIECAM02
J: 62.118, C: 21.233, h: 298.985, Q: 155.281, M: 18.568, s: 34.580, H: 333.547
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.167, jaune: -2.821, green: -1.231
LMS
L: 39.749, M: 40.122, S: 60.029
YCbCr
Y: 166.038, Cb: 140.558, Cr: 132.610
YCgCo
Y: 178.500, Cg: -12.500, Co: 41.000
YDbDr
Y: 174.660, Db: 38.122, Dr: -13.950
YPbPr
Y: 171.856, Pb: 15.160, Pr: 6.436
xvYCC
Y: 163.594, Cb: 141.317, Cr: 133.654
YIQ
Y: 174.660, I: -1.391, Q: 13.962
YUV
Y: 174.660, U: 12.472, V: 6.440
Munsell Color System
5P 7/6 ΔE = 1.716
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.917

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