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Sigma Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B / #b6b8ed Hex Color Code

#b6b8ed Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b6b8ed is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b6b8ed is comprised of 71.37% red, 72.16% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #b6b8ed has a hue of 238° (degrees), 60% saturation and 82% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.79 nm.

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  1. Unidentified flying object
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  3. Black and white clown fish with sea anemone coral at dark light aquarium

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#b6b8ed linear gradient to complementary #dcdfc4

  1. #b6b8ed
  2. #bdbee6
  3. #c4c5e0
  4. #cbcbd9
  5. #d1d2d2
  6. #d7d8cb
  7. #dcdfc4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9294c7
  2. #9ea0d4
  3. #aaace0
  4. #b6b8ed
  5. #c2c4fa
  6. #cfd1ff
  7. #dbddff

Tones

  1. #b6b8ed
  2. #bbbce9
  3. #c0c1e4
  4. #c5c5e0
  5. #c9c9db
  6. #ceced7
  7. #d2d2d2

Tints and Shades

#b6b8ed to white

  1. #b6b8ed
  2. #c3c4f0
  3. #cfcff3
  4. #dbdbf6
  5. #e7e7f9
  6. #f3f3fc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b6b8ed to black

  1. #b6b8ed
  2. #9597c1
  3. #767797
  4. #57586f
  5. #3b3b4a
  6. #202027
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2705 U
      #b9b6e9
      ΔE = 1.278 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. 942 U
      #c6b5ed
      ΔE = 4.483 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Winged Victory P2-D2-3
      #bcb0e0
      ΔE = 4.006 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  3. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 1.708 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 4.527 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  6. Resene

    1. Perano B80-045-270
      #acb9e8
      ΔE = 3.154 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Melrose V83-038-291
      #c3b9dd
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 3.225 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 4.278 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  8. ProMarker

    1. Bluebell
      #acafe4
      ΔE = 3.372 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  9. Matthews Paint

    1. Pastel Smalt Blue / 11589
      #a7b7ec
      ΔE = 3.383 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Calm Blue / 894
      #bac3eb
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. French Lilac / 146-4
      #adb9e3
      ΔE = 3.859 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 4.297 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  11. California Paints

    1. DE 5905 - Larkspur Bud
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 3.913 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. DE 5940 - Violet Gems
      #c4c0e9
      ΔE = 4.306 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Larkspur Bud / 1186
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 3.913 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. Violet Gems / 1377
      #c4c0e9
      ΔE = 4.306 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  13. Brillux

    1. 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 3.967 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 4.116 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  15. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 4.118 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  16. Glidden

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 4.200 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Roslyn's Periwinkle Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #b0bce0
      ΔE = 5.078 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. French Lilac / PPG1246-4
      #adbae3
      ΔE = 4.200 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Lavender Sachet 145-4
      #c0c1e5
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  18. RAL

    1. RAL 570-3
      #adaddd
      ΔE = 4.206 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. RAL 570-2
      #c3bfe1
      ΔE = 5.237 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  19. Taubmans

    1. Lillian / T57-4
      #b3b2d8
      ΔE = 4.292 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 4.319 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  21. Berger

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 4.363 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  22. Nerolac

    1. Burple - 2347
      #a8b3de
      ΔE = 4.393 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Sweet Lavender - 2340
      #aab1db
      ΔE = 4.424 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  23. Vista Paint

    1. Peak of Perfection
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 5.065 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 4.407 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 5.065 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  25. Asian Paints

    1. Violet Pond / 7209
      #bebee2
      ΔE = 4.412 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbbfe3
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  26. Behr

    1. Freesia Purple 630B-4
      #b4b0d7
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Pixie Violet 620B-4
      #adb1d5
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  27. ECOS Paints

    1. Spoiled Rotten (1268)
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 4.551 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. Pretty Posie (1260)
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  28. Colortrend

    1. 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 4.551 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 4.962 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  29. Diamond Vogel

    1. Spoiled Rotten / 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 4.551 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. Pretty Posie / 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  30. Caparol

    1. 44/02
      #c8b8e8
      ΔE = 4.568 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
    2. 80 7 260 / Lazur 35
      #a4b0dc
      ΔE = 5.177 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 4.660 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  32. Nippon Paint

    1. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 5.002 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  33. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 4.700 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  34. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 4.845 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  35. Focoltone

    1. 5007
      #bab1d7
      ΔE = 4.862 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  36. Valspar Paint

    1. Daybreak Beckons X73R158D
      #a9b3da
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Sassy Violet
      #acaed5
      ΔE = 5.249 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  37. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  38. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 5.157 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  39. ICI Paints

    1. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 5.164 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  40. FolkArt

    1. Purple Lilac / 439
      #bbb1d6
      ΔE = 5.165 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  41. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  42. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  43. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 5.218 / LRV ≈ 44.5%

#b6b8ed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b6b8ed foreground

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #b6b8ed">…</p>

#b6b8ed background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #b6b8ed">…</p>

#b6b8ed shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b6b8ed">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11974893
Binary
10110110, 10111000, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#b6b8ed
LRV
≈ 50.3%
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 1.341
RGB
rgb(182, 184, 237)
RGBA
rgba(182, 184, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.302, g: 0.305, b: 0.393
RYB
red: 71.373%, yellow: 72.129%, blue: 92.941%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4802323 / 0xffb6b8ed
HSL
hsl(238, 60%, 82%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 60%, 82%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.818), saturation: 23% (0.232), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 237.818, saturation: 23.207%, perceived brightness: 74.593%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.605, S: 72.063, L: 76.277
Cubehelix
H: -124.809, S: 0.498, L: 0.742
TSL
T: -2.864, S: 0.057, L: 0.743
CMYK
cyan: 23% (0.232), magenta: 22% (0.224), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.286), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 7% (0.071)
XYZ
X: 51.714, Y: 50.339, Z: 87.096
xyY
x: 0.273, y: 0.266, Y: 50.339
CIELab
L: 76.277, a: 10.442, b: -26.558
CIELuv
L: 76.277, u: -4.136, v: -43.794
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.277, C: 28.537, H: 291.463
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.277, C: 43.989, H: 264.605
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.950, a: 5.942, b: -23.117
CIECAM02
J: 68.640, C: 32.228, h: 274.627, Q: 163.230, M: 28.183, s: 41.552, H: 318.988
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.209, jaune: -4.726, green: -0.317
LMS
L: 45.378, M: 49.596, S: 86.490
YCbCr
Y: 178.736, Cb: 151.563, Cr: 123.359
YCoCg
Y: 196.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: 31.750
YDbDr
Y: 189.444, Db: 71.549, Dr: 14.167
YPbPr
Y: 187.390, Pb: 26.730, Pr: -3.438
xvYCC
Y: 176.935, Cb: 151.480, Cr: 124.980
YIQ
Y: 189.444, I: -18.218, Q: 16.067
YUV
Y: 189.444, U: 23.404, V: -6.531
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.738
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.533

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