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#b8b6d8 Hex Color Code

#b8b6d8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b6d8 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b8b6d8 is comprised of 72.16% red, 71.37% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b6d8 has a hue of 244° (degrees), 30% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 460.71 nm.

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#b8b6d8 linear gradient to complementary #d0d2bc

  1. #b8b6d8
  2. #bcbbd3
  3. #c1bfcf
  4. #c5c4ca
  5. #c9c9c6
  6. #cccdc1
  7. #d0d2bc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9593b4
  2. #a09ec0
  3. #acaacc
  4. #b8b6d8
  5. #c4c2e4
  6. #d0cef1
  7. #dddafe

Tints and Shades

#b8b6d8 to white

  1. #b8b6d8
  2. #c4c2de
  3. #d0cee5
  4. #dbdaeb
  5. #e7e6f2
  6. #f3f3f8
  7. #ffffff

#b8b6d8 to black

  1. #b8b6d8
  2. #9795b0
  3. #77758a
  4. #585766
  5. #3b3b44
  6. #212024
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 0.807 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 2-41-3 Easter Egg
      #b7b2ce
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 1.362 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. ★ Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  4. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  5. Homebase

    1. ★ Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ V9.11.69
      #bbb5d3
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ W0.10.70
      #bfb9d6
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  8. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  9. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lillian / T57-4
      #b3b2d8
      ΔE = 1.882 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  12. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 1.984 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  13. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-f1
      #bfb9d7
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Lined with Lilacs / KM3060-2
      #b3b1d0
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  16. CIL

    1. ★ Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  17. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Reverie / 7051
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  19. Berger

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  21. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Teresa's True Color / 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  22. Rodda Paint

    1. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  23. Behr

    1. 630A-3 Weeping Wisteria
      #bfbcdb
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. 640C-3 Twilight Pearl
      #b9b6ce
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  24. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Playful Purple / 1308
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  25. California Paints

    1. DE 5947 - Playful Purple
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  26. Beckers

    1. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  27. Caparol

    1. 80 6 270 / Aquarell 45
      #b0b4dc
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  28. Focoltone

    1. 5007
      #bab1d7
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7444
      #c2bad9
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  30. Diamond Vogel

    1. Petunia Trail / 1253
      #bab1cf
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  31. Colortrend

    1. 1253
      #bab1cf
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  32. Jedynka

    1. Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  33. Resene

    1. Melrose V83-038-291
      #c3b9dd
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  34. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  35. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  36. General Paint

    1. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  37. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  38. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 50.1%

#b8b6d8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b6d8 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #b8b6d8">…</p>

#b8b6d8 background

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

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="background-color: #b8b6d8">…</p>

#b8b6d8 shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b6d8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12105432
Binary
10111000, 10110110, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#b8b6d8
LRV
≈ 48.6%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 1.760
RGB
rgb(184, 182, 216)
RGBA
rgba(184, 182, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.316, g: 0.313, b: 0.371
RYB
red: 0.722%, yellow: 0.714%, blue: 0.847%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4671784 / 0xffb8b6d8
HSL
hsl(244, 30%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(244, 30%%, 78%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 244° (243.529), saturation: 16% (0.157), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 243.529, saturation: 15.741%, perceived brightness: 73.246%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 268.039, S: 42.667, L: 75.204
Cubehelix
H: -120.226, S: 0.300, L: 0.731
TSL
T: -3.094, S: 0.036, L: 0.731
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.148), magenta: 16% (0.157), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 48.887, Y: 48.604, Z: 71.758
xyY
x: 0.289, y: 0.287, Y: 48.604
CIELab
L: 75.204, a: 7.489, b: -16.799
CIELuv
L: 75.204, u: -0.935, v: -27.292
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.204, C: 18.393, H: 294.028
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.204, C: 27.308, H: 268.039
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.716, a: 3.166, b: -12.225
CIECAM02
J: 67.483, C: 21.899, h: 278.663, Q: 161.848, M: 19.150, s: 34.398, H: 321.274
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.164, jaune: -3.034, green: -0.334
LMS
L: 45.051, M: 48.545, S: 71.375
YCbCr
Y: 176.184, Cb: 142.630, Cr: 126.464
YCgCo
Y: 191.000, Cg: -9.000, Co: 38.000
YDbDr
Y: 186.474, Db: 44.422, Dr: 4.712
YPbPr
Y: 184.874, Pb: 16.770, Pr: -0.564
xvYCC
Y: 174.774, Cb: 142.731, Cr: 127.505
YIQ
Y: 186.474, I: -9.732, Q: 11.002
YUV
Y: 186.474, U: 14.532, V: -2.170
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.001
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.435

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