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#b8a6db Hex Color Code

#b8a6db Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8a6db is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b8a6db is comprised of 72.16% red, 65.1% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #b8a6db has a hue of 260° (degrees), 42% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.09 nm.

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#b8a6db linear gradient to complementary #c3d1b0

  1. #b8a6db
  2. #bbadd4
  3. #bdb4cd
  4. #bfbcc6
  5. #c1c3bf
  6. #c2cab7
  7. #c3d1b0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9685b8
  2. #a190c4
  3. #ad9bcf
  4. #b8a6db
  5. #c4b1e7
  6. #cfbdf3
  7. #dbc8ff

Tones

  1. #b8a6db
  2. #baabd7
  3. #bcafd2
  4. #bdb4ce
  5. #bfb8ca
  6. #c0bdc5
  7. #c1c1c1

Tints and Shades

#b8a6db to white

  1. #b8a6db
  2. #c4b4e1
  3. #d0c3e7
  4. #dcd2ed
  5. #e7e1f3
  6. #f3f0f9
  7. #ffffff

#b8a6db to black

  1. #b8a6db
  2. #9788b3
  3. #776b8c
  4. #585067
  5. #3b3645
  6. #211e25
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 44/12
      #b4a4dc
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Heather Mist / 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Heather Mist 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 1.499 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-42-4 Velvet Touch
      #bcaadc
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Heather Delight / T08 21-3
      #b5a3d2
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Elite / T56-6
      #ada5d4
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Purpel possibility / 7160
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Possibility
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purpel possibility / 7160
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  9. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Grape Illusion / 1241
      #b8a9d6
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  10. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1241
      #b8a9d6
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  11. Plascon

    1. ★ Purple Pebbles P2-E2-3
      #b0a4d4
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Lavender Legend / KM3030-2
      #b1a2d2
      ΔE = 2.270 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  13. Brillux

    1. 45.18.15
      #bfa5d5
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  14. Resene

    1. Perfume V80-048-300
      #c2a9db
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Purple Premiere / 1214
      #b9a0d2
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  16. California Paints

    1. DE 5969 - Purple Premiere
      #b9a0d2
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. 264
      #c4a6de
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  18. Dupont

    1. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 41.0%

#b8a6db HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8a6db foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #b8a6db">…</p>

#b8a6db background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #b8a6db">…</p>

#b8a6db shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8a6db">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12101339
Binary
10111000, 10100110, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#b8a6db
LRV
≈ 42.6%
Closest short hex
#bad ΔE = 1.430
RGB
rgb(184, 166, 219)
RGBA
rgba(184, 166, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.323, g: 0.292, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.722%, yellow: 0.651%, blue: 0.859%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4675877 / 0xffb8a6db
HSL
hsl(260, 42%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(260, 42%%, 75%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 260° (260.377), saturation: 24% (0.242), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 260.377, saturation: 24.201%, perceived brightness: 69.894%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 278.650, S: 53.987, L: 71.267
Cubehelix
H: -105.280, S: 0.405, L: 0.695
TSL
T: -3.816, S: 0.057, L: 0.696
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.160), magenta: 24% (0.242), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 35% (0.349), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 46.187, Y: 42.577, Z: 72.789
xyY
x: 0.286, y: 0.264, Y: 42.577
CIELab
L: 71.267, a: 16.943, b: -24.416
CIELuv
L: 71.267, u: 6.212, v: -40.838
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.267, C: 29.719, H: 304.758
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.267, C: 41.307, H: 278.650
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.251, a: 12.159, b: -20.463
CIECAM02
J: 63.072, C: 30.801, h: 293.064, Q: 156.469, M: 26.935, s: 41.490, H: 329.833
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.214, jaune: -4.439, green: -1.580
LMS
L: 40.316, M: 40.222, S: 72.298
YCbCr
Y: 168.414, Cb: 148.603, Cr: 132.139
YCgCo
Y: 183.750, Cg: -17.750, Co: 37.250
YDbDr
Y: 177.424, Db: 62.549, Dr: -12.493
YPbPr
Y: 173.650, Pb: 24.430, Pr: 6.562
xvYCC
Y: 165.135, Cb: 149.460, Cr: 133.764
YIQ
Y: 177.424, I: -6.304, Q: 20.296
YUV
Y: 177.424, U: 20.461, V: 5.769
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 2.837
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 11.388

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