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#b7caf4 Hex Color Code

#b7caf4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b7caf4 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b7caf4 is comprised of 71.76% red, 79.22% green and 95.69% blue. In the HSL color space #b7caf4 has a hue of 221° (degrees), 73% saturation and 84% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.18 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#b7caf4 linear gradient to complementary #e6dfc5

  1. #b7caf4
  2. #c0cdec
  3. #c9d1e5
  4. #d1d4dd
  5. #d8d8d5
  6. #dfdbcd
  7. #e6dfc5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #90a3cc
  2. #9db0d9
  3. #aabde6
  4. #b7caf4
  5. #c4d7ff
  6. #d2e5ff
  7. #dff2ff

Tones

  1. #b7caf4
  2. #bdccef
  3. #c2ceea
  4. #c8d0e5
  5. #cdd2e0
  6. #d1d4db
  7. #d6d6d6

Tints and Shades

#b7caf4 to white

  1. #b7caf4
  2. #c3d3f6
  3. #d0dbf8
  4. #dce4fa
  5. #e8edfb
  6. #f3f6fd
  7. #ffffff

#b7caf4 to black

  1. #b7caf4
  2. #96a5c7
  3. #76829b
  4. #586072
  5. #3b404b
  6. #212328
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 90 11 265 / Astra 50
      #b8ccf4
      ΔE = 0.908 / LRV ≈ 59.9%
    2. ★ 43/12 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/12
      #b8c8ec
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Powdered Blue B5-A2-2
      #b4c8f8
      ΔE = 1.746 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
    2. ★ Polished Cotton B5-C2-3
      #b4c4f0
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2708 U
      #b2c9ef
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
    2. ★ 2120 U
      #b4c5eb
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-38-3 Panache
      #b3c8ec
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
  5. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1030-R70B
      #b6ccef
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 0530-R80B
      #aac9f8
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 57.1%

#b7caf4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b7caf4 foreground

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

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #b7caf4">…</p>

#b7caf4 background

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #b7caf4">…</p>

#b7caf4 shadow

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b7caf4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12045044
Binary
10110111, 11001010, 11110100
Hexadecimal
#b7caf4
LRV
≈ 58.8%
Closest short hex
#bce ΔE = 2.455
RGB
rgb(183, 202, 244)
RGBA
rgba(183, 202, 244, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.291, g: 0.321, b: 0.388
RYB
red: 0.718%, yellow: 0.774%, blue: 0.957%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4732172 / 0xffb7caf4
HSL
hsl(221, 73%, 84%)
HSLA
hsla(221, 73%, 84%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 221° (221.311), saturation: 25% (0.250), value: 96% (0.957)
HSP
hue: 221.311, saturation: 25.000%, perceived brightness: 79.165%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 252.073, S: 78.545, L: 81.203
Cubehelix
H: -140.656, S: 0.548, L: 0.788
TSL
T: -2.157, S: 0.059, L: 0.789
CMYK
cyan: 25% (0.250), magenta: 17% (0.172), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 4% (0.043)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.282), magenta: 21% (0.208), yellow: 4% (0.043)
XYZ
X: 56.974, Y: 58.838, Z: 93.926
xyY
x: 0.272, y: 0.281, Y: 58.838
CIELab
L: 81.203, a: 2.605, b: -22.796
CIELuv
L: 81.203, u: -11.869, v: -36.688
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 81.203, C: 22.945, H: 276.519
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 81.203, C: 38.560, H: 252.073
Hunter-Lab
L: 76.706, a: -1.654, b: -18.905
CIECAM02
J: 74.416, C: 29.583, h: 258.213, Q: 169.959, M: 25.870, s: 39.014, H: 310.160
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.177, jaune: -4.001, green: 0.797
LMS
L: 51.774, M: 60.364, S: 93.338
YCbCr
Y: 188.751, Cb: 149.250, Cr: 116.677
YCgCo
Y: 207.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 30.500
YDbDr
Y: 201.107, Db: 64.536, Dr: 34.441
YPbPr
Y: 200.977, Pb: 23.185, Pr: -11.432
xvYCC
Y: 188.604, Cb: 148.366, Cr: 117.958
YIQ
Y: 201.107, I: -24.812, Q: 9.050
YUV
Y: 201.107, U: 21.109, V: -15.885
Munsell Color System
10PB 8/4 ΔE = 6.273
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.697

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