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#b8b6e1 Hex Color Code

#b8b6e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b6e1 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b8b6e1 is comprised of 72.16% red, 71.37% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b6e1 has a hue of 243° (degrees), 42% saturation and 80% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 461.54 nm.

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#b8b6e1 linear gradient to complementary #d5d8bf

  1. #b8b6e1
  2. #bebcdb
  3. #c3c1d6
  4. #c8c7d0
  5. #cccdcb
  6. #d1d2c5
  7. #d5d8bf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9493bc
  2. #a09ec8
  3. #acaad5
  4. #b8b6e1
  5. #c4c2ee
  6. #d1cefa
  7. #dddbff

Tones

  1. #b8b6e1
  2. #bcbade
  3. #bfbdda
  4. #c3c1d7
  5. #c6c5d3
  6. #c9c8d0
  7. #cccccc

Tints and Shades

#b8b6e1 to white

  1. #b8b6e1
  2. #c4c2e6
  3. #d0ceeb
  4. #dcdaf0
  5. #e7e6f5
  6. #f3f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#b8b6e1 to black

  1. #b8b6e1
  2. #9795b8
  3. #777590
  4. #58576a
  5. #3b3b46
  6. #212026
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 1.017 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 270 XGC
      #afb2d9
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 2255
      #b4b4dc
      ΔE = 1.358 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ 80 6 270 / Aquarell 45
      #b0b4dc
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  4. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  5. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. White Owl P1-D2-3
      #bcb4e8
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  7. Duron

    1. ★ Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lillian / T57-4
      #b3b2d8
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Davenport / T56-5
      #b7afda
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  10. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  11. Focoltone

    1. 5007
      #bab1d7
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  14. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  17. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  18. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 49.2%

#b8b6e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b6e1 foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #b8b6e1">…</p>

#b8b6e1 background

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b8b6e1">…</p>

#b8b6e1 shadow

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b6e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12105441
Binary
10111000, 10110110, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#b8b6e1
LRV
≈ 49.1%
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 2.722
RGB
rgb(184, 182, 225)
RGBA
rgba(184, 182, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.311, g: 0.308, b: 0.381
RYB
red: 0.722%, yellow: 0.714%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4671775 / 0xffb8b6e1
HSL
hsl(243, 42%, 80%)
HSLA
hsla(243, 42%, 80%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 243° (242.791), saturation: 19% (0.191), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 242.791, saturation: 19.111%, perceived brightness: 73.719%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.531, S: 55.146, L: 75.502
Cubehelix
H: -120.829, S: 0.384, L: 0.735
TSL
T: -3.063, S: 0.045, L: 0.735
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.182), magenta: 19% (0.191), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 50.083, Y: 49.082, Z: 78.055
xyY
x: 0.283, y: 0.277, Y: 49.082
CIELab
L: 75.502, a: 9.443, b: -21.233
CIELuv
L: 75.502, u: -1.501, v: -34.807
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.502, C: 23.239, H: 293.976
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.502, C: 34.840, H: 267.531
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.058, a: 5.002, b: -17.016
CIECAM02
J: 67.819, C: 26.675, h: 278.411, Q: 162.251, M: 23.327, s: 37.917, H: 321.130
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.185, jaune: -3.807, green: -0.446
LMS
L: 45.110, M: 48.554, S: 77.577
YCbCr
Y: 177.066, Cb: 146.581, Cr: 125.825
YCgCo
Y: 193.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 35.750
YDbDr
Y: 187.500, Db: 56.419, Dr: 6.665
YPbPr
Y: 185.522, Pb: 21.270, Pr: -0.978
xvYCC
Y: 175.331, Cb: 146.684, Cr: 127.141
YIQ
Y: 187.500, I: -12.623, Q: 13.802
YUV
Y: 187.500, U: 18.456, V: -3.070
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 2.503
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.010

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