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#b6b8df Hex Color Code

#b6b8df Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b6b8df is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b6b8df is comprised of 71.37% red, 72.16% green and 87.45% blue. In the HSL color space #b6b8df has a hue of 237° (degrees), 39% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.33 nm.

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#b6b8df linear gradient to complementary #d6d7be

  1. #b6b8df
  2. #bcbdda
  3. #c2c2d4
  4. #c7c7cf
  5. #cccdc9
  6. #d1d2c4
  7. #d6d7be

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9295ba
  2. #9ea0c6
  3. #aaacd3
  4. #b6b8df
  5. #c2c4ec
  6. #cfd0f8
  7. #dbddff

Tones

  1. #b6b8df
  2. #babbdc
  3. #bdbed8
  4. #c1c1d5
  5. #c4c5d2
  6. #c8c8ce
  7. #cbcbcb

Tints and Shades

#b6b8df to white

  1. #b6b8df
  2. #c2c4e4
  3. #cecfea
  4. #dbdbef
  5. #e7e7f4
  6. #f3f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#b6b8df to black

  1. #b6b8df
  2. #9597b6
  3. #75778f
  4. #575869
  5. #3b3b46
  6. #202025
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 0.547 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 1.305 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ 270 XGC
      #afb2d9
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 1.580 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. ★ Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 1.688 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 6 270 / Aquarell 45
      #b0b4dc
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  7. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  11. Dutch Boy

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  12. Duron

    1. Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  14. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Spoiled Rotten / 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 2.827 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  16. Plascon

    1. Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  17. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  19. General Paint

    1. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  20. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  21. Glidden

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Roslyn'S Periwinkle Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #b0bce0
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  22. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  23. Berger

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. Berry Blush
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  26. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  27. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  29. Behr

    1. 620A-3 Rhapsody Lilac
      #b5bcdb
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. 630A-3 Weeping Wisteria
      #bfbcdb
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  30. CIL

    1. Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  31. KILZ

    1. Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 49.7%

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#b6b8df HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b6b8df foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #b6b8df">…</p>

#b6b8df background

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

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #b6b8df">…</p>

#b6b8df shadow

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b6b8df">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11974879
Binary
10110110, 10111000, 11011111
Hexadecimal
#b6b8df
LRV
≈ 49.6%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 1.901
RGB
rgb(182, 184, 223)
RGBA
rgba(182, 184, 223, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.309, g: 0.312, b: 0.379
RYB
red: 0.714%, yellow: 0.721%, blue: 0.875%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4802337 / 0xffb6b8df
HSL
hsl(237, 39%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 39%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.073), saturation: 18% (0.184), value: 87% (0.875)
HSP
hue: 237.073, saturation: 18.386%, perceived brightness: 73.832%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.076, S: 51.644, L: 75.794
Cubehelix
H: -125.425, S: 0.363, L: 0.736
TSL
T: -2.834, S: 0.043, L: 0.737
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.184), magenta: 17% (0.175), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 13% (0.125)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.286), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 13% (0.125)
XYZ
X: 49.748, Y: 49.553, Z: 76.741
xyY
x: 0.283, y: 0.281, Y: 49.553
CIELab
L: 75.794, a: 7.284, b: -19.721
CIELuv
L: 75.794, u: -3.323, v: -32.023
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.794, C: 21.023, H: 290.272
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.794, C: 32.195, H: 264.076
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.394, a: 2.958, b: -15.361
CIECAM02
J: 68.096, C: 25.126, h: 273.842, Q: 162.582, M: 21.973, s: 36.762, H: 318.549
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.176, jaune: -3.526, green: -0.156
LMS
L: 45.281, M: 49.582, S: 76.291
YCbCr
Y: 177.364, Cb: 145.417, Cr: 124.353
YCgCo
Y: 193.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 35.250
YDbDr
Y: 187.848, Db: 52.887, Dr: 11.129
YPbPr
Y: 186.382, Pb: 19.730, Pr: -2.794
xvYCC
Y: 176.069, Cb: 145.331, Cr: 125.546
YIQ
Y: 187.848, I: -13.721, Q: 11.711
YUV
Y: 187.848, U: 17.300, V: -5.130
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.187
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.283

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