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#b8a9d6 Hex Color Code

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#b8a9d6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8a9d6 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b8a9d6 is comprised of 72.16% red, 66.27% green and 83.92% blue. In the HSL color space #b8a9d6 has a hue of 260° (degrees), 35% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.09 nm.

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#b8a9d6 linear gradient to complementary #c2ceb1

  1. #b8a9d6
  2. #baafd0
  3. #bcb5ca
  4. #bebcc4
  5. #c0c2be
  6. #c1c8b7
  7. #c2ceb1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9688b3
  2. #a193bf
  3. #ad9eca
  4. #b8a9d6
  5. #c4b4e2
  6. #cfc0ee
  7. #dbcbfa

Tones

  1. #b8a9d6
  2. #baadd2
  3. #bbb1cf
  4. #bcb5cb
  5. #beb8c7
  6. #bfbcc4
  7. #c0c0c0

Tints and Shades

#b8a9d6 to white

  1. #b8a9d6
  2. #c4b7dd
  3. #d0c5e4
  4. #dbd3eb
  5. #e7e2f1
  6. #f3f0f8
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b8a9d6 to black

  1. #b8a9d6
  2. #978baf
  3. #776d89
  4. #585165
  5. #3b3743
  6. #211f24
  7. #000000 / #000

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Similar Paints

  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purpel possibility / 7160
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 0.581 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Possibility
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 0.581 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Purpel possibility / 7160
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 0.581 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Night Magic Violet / 03RB 42/220
      #b3a7d3
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2092 C
      #b8acd6
      ΔE = 1.278 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ 270
      #b5abd4
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Bush P4-E2-3
      #b8a8d0
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ North Pole P3-E2-3
      #b4a8d0
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  7. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 45.18.15
      #bfa5d5
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  8. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-42-4 Velvet Touch
      #bcaadc
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  9. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 5 305 / Ultram.violett Dunkel 40
      #b8acd4
      ΔE = 1.588 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 80 7 300 / Amethyst 85
      #bcb0d8
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Imperial Lilac
      #bcadd4
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. ★ Bee Orchid X25R50C
      #c0abd6
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.15.65
      #b1a9d2
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. W7.14.64
      #bea8ce
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Heather Delight / T08 21-3
      #b5a3d2
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Elite / T56-6
      #ada5d4
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  13. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. CAS699
      #b8a3cd
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Heather Plum / 1396
      #beaed6
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Amethyst Cream / 2071-50
      #c0aed8
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. Heather Mist / 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  16. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Heather Mist 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  18. Focoltone

    1. 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  19. KILZ

    1. Ginger Lily / A852
      #b5add3
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lavender Legend / KM3030-2
      #b1a2d2
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Gateway to Paradise / KM3037-2
      #aea5cc
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  21. Clark+Kensington

    1. Precocious Purple / 41D-2
      #bfb0d9
      ΔE = 2.679 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  22. Resene

    1. Perfume V80-048-300
      #c2a9db
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  23. Peintures MF

    1. Annapolis
      #afaad2
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
    2. Brouillard pourpre
      #b0a6cb
      ΔE = 2.868 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7174T Bouquet Violet
      #bba5cc
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  25. CIL

    1. Purpling
      #bda6cd
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 42.5%

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#b8a9d6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8a9d6 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: #b8a9d6">…</p>

#b8a9d6 background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #b8a9d6">…</p>

#b8a9d6 shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8a9d6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12102102
Binary
10111000, 10101001, 11010110
Hexadecimal
#b8a9d6
LRV
≈ 43.4%
Closest short hex
#bad ΔE = 1.623
RGB
rgb(184, 169, 214)
RGBA
rgba(184, 169, 214, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.325, g: 0.298, b: 0.377
RYB
red: 72.157%, yellow: 66.275%, blue: 83.922%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4675114 / 0xffb8a9d6
HSL
hsl(260, 35%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(260, 35%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 260° (260.000), saturation: 21% (0.210), value: 84% (0.839)
HSP
hue: 260.000, saturation: 21.028%, perceived brightness: 70.271%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 278.644, S: 46.678, L: 71.840
Cubehelix
H: -105.634, S: 0.347, L: 0.700
TSL
T: -3.800, S: 0.049, L: 0.700
CMYK
cyan: 14% (0.140), magenta: 21% (0.210), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.161)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 34% (0.337), yellow: 16% (0.161)
XYZ
X: 46.090, Y: 43.421, Z: 69.558
xyY
x: 0.290, y: 0.273, Y: 43.421
CIELab
L: 71.840, a: 14.200, b: -20.802
CIELuv
L: 71.840, u: 5.258, v: -34.592
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 71.840, C: 25.186, H: 304.318
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 71.840, C: 34.989, H: 278.644
Hunter-Lab
L: 65.895, a: 9.536, b: -16.460
CIECAM02
J: 63.709, C: 26.870, h: 292.600, Q: 157.257, M: 23.498, s: 38.655, H: 329.547
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.194, jaune: -3.789, green: -1.294
LMS
L: 41.132, M: 41.703, S: 69.132
YCbCr
Y: 169.436, Cb: 145.535, Cr: 131.390
YCgCo
Y: 184.000, Cg: -15.000, Co: 38.500
YDbDr
Y: 178.615, Db: 53.235, Dr: -10.230
YPbPr
Y: 175.435, Pb: 20.775, Pr: 5.430
xvYCC
Y: 166.668, Cb: 146.249, Cr: 132.770
YIQ
Y: 178.615, I: -5.521, Q: 17.173
YUV
Y: 178.615, U: 17.415, V: 4.725
Munsell Color System
5P 7/8 ΔE = 1.529
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.204

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