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Natural Color System / NCS S 2010-R70B / #b8b6c6 Hex Color Code

#b8b6c6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b6c6 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b8b6c6 is comprised of 72.16% red, 71.37% green and 77.65% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b6c6 has a hue of 248° (degrees), 12% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 454.88 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9593a2
  2. #a19fae
  3. #acaaba
  4. #b8b6c6
  5. #c4c2d2
  6. #d0cede
  7. #dcdaeb

Tints and Shades

#b8b6c6 to White

  1. #b8b6c6
  2. #c4c2cf
  3. #cfced9
  4. #dbdae2
  5. #e7e6ec
  6. #f3f3f5
  7. #ffffff

#b8b6c6 to Black

  1. #b8b6c6
  2. #9795a2
  3. #77757f
  4. #58575e
  5. #3b3b3f
  6. #202022
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301-Y72R
      #b8b8c8
      ΔE = 0.859
    2. ★ 80 0 0 / Granit 50
      #bcbccc
      ΔE = 2.137
  2. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 0.906
  3. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 1.099
    2. ★ 7185 - Hyacinth Haze
      #bbb5c1
      ΔE = 2.086
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Morepork B76-012-284
      #b8b5c2
      ΔE = 1.271
    2. ★ Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 2.271
  5. General Paint

    1. ★ Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 1.338
    2. ★ Swazi / CL 2473W
      #c0b9ca
      ΔE = 2.213
  6. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 1.340
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 1.356
    2. ★ Winsome Lilac B43-3
      #bdb9c9
      ΔE = 1.406
  8. Tollens

    1. ★ T2198-5
      #bdb8c8
      ΔE = 1.358
    2. T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 2.727
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.467
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.467
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.517
    2. Ash Grove 542-4
      #bab3bf
      ΔE = 2.454
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.517
    2. Timeless Lilac / 445-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.506
  13. Behr

    1. ★ Dreamy PIC-34
      #b3b4c7
      ΔE = 1.737
    2. Spacious Luxury PPOC-74
      #c0bcce
      ΔE = 2.590
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Hyacinth Haze / KM3044-1
      #bdb8c5
      ΔE = 1.787
    2. Province / KM3051-1
      #bfbccd
      ΔE = 2.347
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 3 / 90BB 50/086
      #babbca
      ΔE = 1.887
    2. 10RB 49/062
      #b9b7c1
      ΔE = 2.347
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Precocious Purple / 90BB 46/132
      #b4b1c3
      ΔE = 1.911
  17. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 1.961
  18. CIL

    1. ★ Wildflower
      #b9b7c2
      ΔE = 1.962
    2. ★ Mesmerize
      #b3b7c5
      ΔE = 2.098
  19. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 1.967
    2. 4-43-3 Orchid Scent
      #b3afbe
      ΔE = 2.558
  20. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4296 Silver NIght 30RB 50/072
      #b7b3bf
      ΔE = 2.002
    2. ★ 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 2.132
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Violet Crush / 1288
      #b9b2c4
      ΔE = 2.026
    2. Buffed Plum / 1317
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 2.901
  22. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1288
      #b9b2c4
      ΔE = 2.026
    2. 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.915
  23. Beckers

    1. ★ Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 2.089
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Misty Morning Dew
      #bbb9c4
      ΔE = 2.179
    2. Courtyard Shadow
      #b8bac6
      ΔE = 2.302
  25. Kansai Paint

    1. Opal Lilac
      #b9bbc7
      ΔE = 2.491
  26. Glidden

    1. Grey Heather
      #bbb9c3
      ΔE = 2.523
    2. Violet Blush
      #bcbdcc
      ΔE = 2.528
  27. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 2.578
  28. Nippon Paint

    1. Heather Ashes / NP PB 1455 P
      #b7b2c8
      ΔE = 2.742
    2. Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 2.825
  29. Taubmans

    1. Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 2.798
    2. Metallica / T142-4
      #b6b0bc
      ΔE = 2.880
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. Lavender Blue / 1438
      #b4bac8
      ΔE = 2.816
  31. Scib Paints

    1. Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.855
    2. Hycent Haze / 7185
      #c2b9c7
      ΔE = 2.902
  32. Berger

    1. Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.855
    2. Hycent Haze / 7185
      #c2b9c7
      ΔE = 2.902
  33. Vista Paint

    1. Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.855
    2. Hyacinth Haze
      #c2b9c7
      ΔE = 2.902
  34. Dutch Boy

    1. Baby Violet
      #bfb4c5
      ΔE = 2.860
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7358-31 Tempo Guisto
      #b6b3ca
      ΔE = 2.880
  36. McCormick Paints

    1. Hyacinth Haze
      #c2b9c7
      ΔE = 2.902
  37. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6343
      #babdca
      ΔE = 2.911

#b8b6c6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b6c6 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #b8b6c6">…</p>

#b8b6c6 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #b8b6c6">…</p>

#b8b6c6 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 #b8b6c6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12105414
Binary
10111000, 10110110, 11000110
Hexadecimal
#b8b6c6
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 1.850
RGB
rgb(184, 182, 198)
RGBA
rgba(184, 182, 198, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.326, g: 0.323, b: 0.351
RYB
red: 72.157%, yellow: 71.373%, blue: 77.647%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4671802 / 0xffb8b6c6
HSL
hsl(248, 12%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(248, 12%%, 75%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 248° (247.500), saturation: 8% (0.081), value: 78% (0.776)
HSP
hue: 247.500, saturation: 8.081, perceived brightness: 72.348
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 270.823, S: 19.022, L: 74.650
Cubehelix
H: -116.900, S: 0.136, L: 0.723
TSL
T: -3.261, S: 0.017, L: 0.723
CMYK
cyan: 7 (0.071), magenta: 8 (0.081), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 22 (0.224)
CMY
cyan: 28 (0.278), magenta: 29 (0.286), yellow: 22 (0.224)
XYZ
X: 46.686, Y: 47.723, Z: 60.167
xyY
x: 0.302, y: 0.309, Y: 47.723
CIELab
L: 74.650, a: 3.773, b: -7.827
CIELuv
L: 74.650, u: 0.180, v: -12.502
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.650, C: 8.689, H: 295.734
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.650, C: 12.503, H: 270.823
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.082, a: -0.262, b: -3.281
CIECAM02
J: 66.853, C: 11.534, h: 278.853, Q: 161.091, M: 10.086, s: 25.022, H: 321.383
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.120, jaune: -1.491, green: -0.086
LMS
L: 44.942, M: 48.529, S: 59.957
YCbCr
Y: 174.420, Cb: 134.728, Cr: 127.742
YCgCo
Y: 186.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: 42.500
YDbDr
Y: 184.422, Db: 20.428, Dr: 0.806
YPbPr
Y: 183.578, Pb: 7.770, Pr: 0.264
xvYCC
Y: 173.661, Cb: 134.825, Cr: 128.232
YIQ
Y: 184.422, I: -3.949, Q: 5.401
YUV
Y: 184.422, U: 6.684, V: -0.370
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/2 ΔE = 2.802
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.774

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