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Sigma Mistic Purple / S 2030-R50B / #b8a8c8 Hex Color Code

#b8a8c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8a8c8 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b8a8c8 is comprised of 72.16% red, 65.88% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #b8a8c8 has a hue of 270° (degrees), 23% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 563 nm.

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

#b8a8c8 linear gradient to complementary #b6c4ac

  1. #b8a8c8
  2. #b8adc3
  3. #b8b1bf
  4. #b8b6ba
  5. #b7bbb6
  6. #b7bfb1
  7. #b6c4ac

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9787a6
  2. #a292b1
  3. #ad9dbd
  4. #b8a8c8
  5. #c3b3d4
  6. #cfbfdf
  7. #dbcaeb

Tints and Shades

#b8a8c8 to white

  1. #b8a8c8
  2. #c4b6d1
  3. #cfc4da
  4. #dbd3e3
  5. #e7e1ec
  6. #f3f0f6
  7. #ffffff

#b8a8c8 to black

  1. #b8a8c8
  2. #978aa3
  3. #776d80
  4. #58515f
  5. #3b3740
  6. #201e22
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 0.388 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 45.12.15
      #b9aac8
      ΔE = 0.874 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 48.12.15
      #b3abc7
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  3. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 0.932 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. ★ Blueberry Mash R37C
      #bcaecf
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 01/17
      #b4a8c8
      ΔE = 1.156 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Lilac Lattice / 30RB 40/150
      #b6a5c1
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. ★ Soft Orchid Violet / 10RB 41/166
      #b0a5c6
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  6. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS691
      #b6a3c5
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10486
      #b8a4c8
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. CF10718
      #b4a7bf
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  8. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6304
      #b2a4c2
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. 6297
      #beaac5
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  9. Tollens

    1. ★ T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ Lavender Blossom 2
      #b1a4c1
      ΔE = 2.127 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Lilac Spring 2
      #bca5cc
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  11. General Paint

    1. ★ Flirt / CL 2464M
      #bba4c4
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystery / T12 36.F4
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. ★ Cupcake Icing / T12 36.E3
      #beadd0
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  13. Bristol

    1. ★ Purple Mystery / P096-C5
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. Wild Orchid 50RB 48/154
      #bca9c3
      ΔE = 2.302 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  16. KILZ

    1. Fashion Pink / A751
      #baa3c2
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Silk Scarf / A871
      #beafca
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Magical - 6829
      #c0afd0
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
    2. Purpling / 40RB 43/233
      #c0a6c6
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. Violet des prés
      #afa3c3
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Brouillard pourpre
      #b0a6cb
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  20. Plascon

    1. Smoke Bush P4-E2-3
      #b8a8d0
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Pink Dusk R1-E2-3
      #c0a8c4
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. 264 CP
      #bba5cc
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 2078 U
      #bda6c2
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  22. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7174T Bouquet Violet
      #bba5cc
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 7172T Ophelia Violet
      #b1a1c2
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  23. Coronado Paint

    1. 7152 - Teresa's True Color
      #baafcd
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  24. Clark+Kensington

    1. Hidden Heart / 43C-4
      #bba8c1
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  25. CIL

    1. Purpling
      #bda6cd
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R60B
      #b1a1c3
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  27. TRUMATCH

    1. 40-e2
      #c0aeca
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. 41-e3
      #bba4bf
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  28. Beckers

    1. Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  29. Behr

    1. Bikerding PPKR-27
      #ada3c5
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 39.1%

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#b8a8c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8a8c8 foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #b8a8c8">…</p>

#b8a8c8 background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #b8a8c8">…</p>

#b8a8c8 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8a8c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12101832
Binary
10111000, 10101000, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#b8a8c8
LRV
≈ 42.4%
Closest short hex
#bac ΔE = 1.063
RGB
rgb(184, 168, 200)
RGBA
rgba(184, 168, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.304, b: 0.362
RYB
red: 0.722%, yellow: 0.659%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4675384 / 0xffb8a8c8
HSL
hsl(270, 23%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(270, 23%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 270° (270.000), saturation: 16% (0.160), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 270.000, saturation: 16.000%, perceived brightness: 69.325%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 286.237, S: 30.701, L: 71.122
Cubehelix
H: -96.141, S: 0.241, L: 0.691
TSL
T: 5.685, S: 0.039, L: 0.692
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.080), magenta: 16% (0.160), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 34% (0.341), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 44.193, Y: 42.366, Z: 60.482
xyY
x: 0.301, y: 0.288, Y: 42.366
CIELab
L: 71.122, a: 11.827, b: -14.195
CIELuv
L: 71.122, u: 6.880, v: -23.625
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.122, C: 18.476, H: 309.801
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.122, C: 24.607, H: 286.237
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.089, a: 7.289, b: -9.531
CIECAM02
J: 62.920, C: 20.136, h: 300.234, Q: 156.280, M: 17.609, s: 33.567, H: 334.346
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.161, jaune: -2.643, green: -1.200
LMS
L: 40.763, M: 41.191, S: 60.186
YCbCr
Y: 167.560, Cb: 139.680, Cr: 132.752
YCgCo
Y: 180.000, Cg: -12.000, Co: 42.000
YDbDr
Y: 176.432, Db: 35.456, Dr: -14.384
YPbPr
Y: 173.712, Pb: 14.160, Pr: 6.528
xvYCC
Y: 165.188, Cb: 140.439, Cr: 133.734
YIQ
Y: 176.432, I: -0.749, Q: 13.340
YUV
Y: 176.432, U: 11.600, V: 6.640
Munsell Color System
5P 7/6 ΔE = 1.798
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.292

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