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#b6b8cd Hex Color Code

#b6b8cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b6b8cd is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b6b8cd is comprised of 71.37% red, 72.16% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #b6b8cd has a hue of 235° (degrees), 19% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.06 nm.

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#b6b8cd linear gradient to complementary #cac9b9

  1. #b6b8cd
  2. #babbca
  3. #bdbec6
  4. #c0c0c3
  5. #c4c3c0
  6. #c7c6bc
  7. #cac9b9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9395a9
  2. #9ea0b5
  3. #aaacc1
  4. #b6b8cd
  5. #c2c4d9
  6. #ced0e6
  7. #dbddf2

Tints and Shades

#b6b8cd to white

  1. #b6b8cd
  2. #c2c4d5
  3. #cecfdd
  4. #dadbe6
  5. #e6e7ee
  6. #f3f3f7
  7. #ffffff

#b6b8cd to black

  1. #b6b8cd
  2. #9597a7
  3. #757783
  4. #575861
  5. #3b3b41
  6. #202023
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 0.755 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ Funky Tone / 39B-3
      #b5bcd4
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 0.844 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 1.037 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. ★ 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 1.097 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Sweet Dreams EIC-34
      #b6b7c9
      ΔE = 1.155 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. ★ Distinct Horizon PPOC-62
      #babad0
      ΔE = 1.156 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 2 268 / Eisenoxidschwarz 40
      #b8b8d0
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ 80 2 260 / Lazur 20
      #b4bcd0
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Spacious Sky / 1062
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. T2198-5
      #bdb8c8
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Alaska B81-021-266
      #b2b9cd
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Serendipity B80-026-266
      #b1b9d3
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 1.601 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ 7358-31 Tempo Guisto
      #b6b3ca
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  13. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Violas / KM947-L
      #b6bbd3
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Violet Vista / KM3083-1
      #babfd6
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  15. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R50B
      #bdb6ce
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  16. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Lavender Blue / 1438
      #b4bac8
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pansy Garden
      #b3bbcf
      ΔE = 1.969 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 15-3908 TPG
      #b0b3c7
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. P 108-1 U
      #aeb7ca
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  19. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 2.062 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Jacob's Ladder 70BB 51/139
      #aeb7d0
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  20. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Spring Lilac / PPG1170-4
      #b1b3cb
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Timeless Lilac / PPG1169-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  21. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. V2.08.71
      #bdbfd6
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  22. KILZ

    1. ★ Gentle Spirit / B822
      #b9bbd5
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. Mystical Rome / B842
      #babed0
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  23. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 3
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  24. General Paint

    1. ★ Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  25. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  26. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  27. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Heather Ashes / NP PB 1455 P
      #b7b2c8
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  29. Beckers

    1. ★ Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  30. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  31. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  32. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  33. Berger

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  34. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ A Stitch in Time X85R181D
      #b2b2c5
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Mountain High R182D
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 2.389 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  35. Bristol

    1. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  36. CIL

    1. City Song
      #bbbbca
      ΔE = 2.461 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Mesmerize
      #b3b7c5
      ΔE = 2.743 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  37. Peintures MF

    1. CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  38. Porter Paints

    1. Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Timeless Lilac / 445-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  39. Taubmans

    1. Periwinkle Bloom / T12 38.E3
      #adb7ce
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Maiden Mauve / T08 25-2
      #abb4c9
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Precocious Purple / 90BB 46/132
      #b4b1c3
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  41. Glidden

    1. Timeless Lilac / PPG1169-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Twilight Blue / 50BB 46/110
      #acb2c8
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  42. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  43. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  44. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  45. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 50.3%

#b6b8cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b6b8cd foreground

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="color: #b6b8cd">…</p>

#b6b8cd background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #b6b8cd">…</p>

#b6b8cd shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b6b8cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11974861
Binary
10110110, 10111000, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#b6b8cd
LRV
≈ 48.6%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 1.993
RGB
rgb(182, 184, 205)
RGBA
rgba(182, 184, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.319, g: 0.322, b: 0.359
RYB
red: 0.714%, yellow: 0.721%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4802355 / 0xffb6b8cd
HSL
hsl(235, 19%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(235, 19%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 235° (234.783), saturation: 11% (0.112), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 234.783, saturation: 11.220%, perceived brightness: 72.912%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 262.365, S: 27.000, L: 75.223
Cubehelix
H: -127.378, S: 0.195, L: 0.728
TSL
T: -2.738, S: 0.025, L: 0.729
CMYK
cyan: 11% (0.112), magenta: 10% (0.102), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.286), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 47.449, Y: 48.633, Z: 64.633
xyY
x: 0.295, y: 0.303, Y: 48.633
CIELab
L: 75.223, a: 3.441, b: -10.804
CIELuv
L: 75.223, u: -2.293, v: -17.107
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.223, C: 11.339, H: 287.668
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.223, C: 17.260, H: 262.365
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.738, a: -0.591, b: -6.134
CIECAM02
J: 67.448, C: 15.215, h: 270.394, Q: 161.806, M: 13.305, s: 28.676, H: 316.641
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.132, jaune: -1.983, green: 0.083
LMS
L: 45.167, M: 49.564, S: 64.364
YCbCr
Y: 175.600, Cb: 137.515, Cr: 125.631
YCgCo
Y: 188.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: 39.750
YDbDr
Y: 185.796, Db: 28.893, Dr: 7.223
YPbPr
Y: 185.086, Pb: 10.730, Pr: -1.966
xvYCC
Y: 174.956, Cb: 137.426, Cr: 126.273
YIQ
Y: 185.796, I: -7.938, Q: 6.111
YUV
Y: 185.796, U: 9.452, V: -3.330
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 1.805
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.544

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