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Caparol 75 4 80 / Palazzo 45 / #b8b8b8 Hex Color Code

#b8b8b8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b8b8 is a medium light shade of gray. In the RGB color model #b8b8b8 is comprised of 72.16% red, 72.16% green and 72.16% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b8b8 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 0% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 0 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #959595
  2. #a1a1a0
  3. #acacac
  4. #b8b8b8
  5. #c4c4c4
  6. #d0d0d0
  7. #dcdcdc

Tints and Shades

#b8b8b8 to White

  1. #b8b8b8
  2. #c4c4c4
  3. #cfcfcf
  4. #dbdbdb
  5. #e7e7e7
  6. #f3f3f3
  7. #ffffff

#b8b8b8 to Black

  1. #b8b8b8
  2. #979797
  3. #777777
  4. #585858
  5. #3b3b3b
  6. #202020
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.21
      #b6b7b7
      ΔE = 0.579 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. 78.01.12
      #b1b5b2
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  2. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Nickel Back / KM3827-1
      #b7b8b7
      ΔE = 0.667 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Aluminum / 530
      #bdbfbd
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6367 - Covered in Platinum
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 0.752 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ DE 6381 - Silver Bullet
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Covered in Platinum / 1217
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 0.752 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ Silver Bullet / 1162
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 1.918 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ Grey Steel 2
      #babab9
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Silent Steel
      #afb1b3
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ TF260-2
      #b5b6b6
      ΔE = 0.893 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. T2151-3
      #b6b2af
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Surrender N80-002-228
      #b5b7b7
      ΔE = 0.906 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ Rakaia N80-002-054
      #bab7b5
      ΔE = 1.559 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  8. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4201P Gray Dawning
      #b9b7b8
      ΔE = 0.942 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  9. 1829

    1. ★ Nickel
      #b5b6b5
      ΔE = 1.067 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  10. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI047
      #b8bab9
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. PR530
      #b4b1af
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Veil 00NN 53/000
      #b8b8b6
      ΔE = 1.080 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. ★ Silver Tinsel 50RB 53/009
      #bebcbc
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  12. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Autumn Fog
      #bbbbbb
      ΔE = 1.099 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Metropolis
      #b7b3b2
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  13. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Fortress Grey
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.102 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  14. Rackham

    1. ★ Sharp Gray (43)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.102 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  15. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Stonewall Grey (049)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.102 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  16. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Weathered Stone (9087)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.102 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  17. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Pale Grey Blue (907)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.102 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  18. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / 1306 B
      #bab7b7
      ΔE = 1.125 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Mineral Grey / FS225
      #b2b6b2
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  19. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Willow / RLVM270
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 1.137 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. ★ Polaris / RLUL216
      #b8babc
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  20. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  21. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Pashmina 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 1.141 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. Platinum Plate 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  22. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Seal
      #b9b9bb
      ΔE = 1.157 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  23. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Wood Ash
      #bababc
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  24. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.00.69
      #bcbcbc
      ΔE = 1.464 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. SN.02.67
      #b1b7ba
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  25. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 2 80 / Palazzo 15
      #b4b4b4
      ΔE = 1.470 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Schiefer 6
      #b0b0b0
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8290 - Prairie Smoke
      #b6b9b7
      ΔE = 1.562 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 8306 - Zephyr
      #b5b5b0
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  27. Jedynka

    1. ★ Pd 1177
      #b3b6b5
      ΔE = 1.593 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ Hamuszürke
      #b8bcbc
      ΔE = 1.871 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  28. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1406
      #b3b7b6
      ΔE = 1.733 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Model Master 1453
      #bbbcbf
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  29. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ 525
      #babdbd
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  30. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Rand Moon / 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 1.742 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ Marseilles / 0525
      #babdbd
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  31. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #b9b7b4
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ Silver
      #b6babc
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Colonial Revival Gray - 2832
      #b4b9b9
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Online - 7072
      #b0b5b5
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  33. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11022
      #babcbe
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. ★ CF10771
      #b5b3b4
      ΔE = 1.896 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  34. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2250
      #b8babd
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  35. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #b5b6b3
      ΔE = 1.892 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. ★ Silver
      #bebebe
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  36. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2502-B
      #b5b3b2
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  37. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Cosmic Sea / 10RB 47/036
      #b8b4b3
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ Little Lilac / 30RB 49/042
      #bdb7b7
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  38. Berger

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  39. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Platinum Plate
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  40. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  41. Olympic

    1. ★ Silver Bells D44-3
      #b6b3b4
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Steel City D63-3
      #b1b8b6
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  42. CIL

    1. ★ Veil
      #bdbdbb
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Surreal Blue
      #b0b2b4
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  43. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Shale Grey / O23
      #b4b5b2
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  44. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 617X
      #b1b4b3
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. 0423 / Painter's gray
      #b1b3b0
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  45. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 21-g6
      #b1b5b4
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. 9-g6
      #b7b5b1
      ΔE = 2.512 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  46. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Silver Bells / 540-4
      #b8b4b6
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Steel City / 506-4
      #b2b9b9
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  47. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Silver Bells 540-4
      #b8b4b6
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Steel City 506-4
      #b2b9b9
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  48. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Arctic Grey
      #bfbdbc
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  49. Alcro

    1. ★ Silver
      #b1b3b4
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Himalaya
      #b4b7b3
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  50. General Paint

    1. ★ Elephant / CL 3163W
      #b1b6b7
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Sweatshirt / CL 3183M
      #afb1b1
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  51. Beckers

    1. ★ Knop 509 / S 3000-N
      #b2b2b2
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Klippa 508 / S 2500-N
      #bfbfbf
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  52. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Manhattan Grey
      #b4baba
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  53. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36463
      #b1b3b2
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Federal Standard 36440
      #b6b5b0
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  54. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-23 Chateau Gray
      #bab6b3
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. 41-8 Rag Rug
      #babebd
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  55. Behr

    1. ★ 815 Pacific Fog
      #b9bab6
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Blue Gray Sky X-504
      #b7bdbb
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  56. McCormick Paints

    1. ★ 452 Flintstone
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  57. Audi

    1. ★ Lotusgrau Metallic / LX7Q
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  58. Taubmans

    1. ★ London Fog / T170-3
      #b4bab9
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. Hi Ho Silver / T10 38K-1
      #b3b2b6
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  59. Fired Earth

    1. Key Chain
      #bfbebe
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  60. Duron

    1. Proper Gray
      #bfb9b9
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Magnetic Gray
      #b4b6b1
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  61. Homebase

    1. Dove Grey
      #b4b9bc
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Lady Grey
      #bbbabf
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  62. Jotun

    1. 9930 / Tåkedis
      #b5b5b1
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. 0762 / Capri
      #b4b3af
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  63. Dacia

    1. Alb Alpin White / QNA
      #b2b6b3
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  64. Pantone / PMS

    1. 442
      #babdba
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  65. Benjamin Moore

    1. Silent Night / 1613
      #b1b5b8
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Marina Gray / 1599
      #aeb4b4
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  66. Crown Diamond

    1. 7410-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 7408-31 Platinum Lace
      #bfbec1
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  67. Sico

    1. 6181-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  68. Glidden

    1. Pebble Grey
      #bfbfbd
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  69. AMC

    1. Seamist Gray
      #b9bab5
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  70. Mylands of London

    1. Neutral White
      #b1b1af
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  71. Nippon Paint

    1. Blue Pool / NP N 1972 P
      #b4b5ba
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Weatherbell / NP N 1993 P
      #aeb4b4
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  72. GM / General Motors

    1. Argent
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  73. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B44 Light Grey Blue
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  74. Little Greene

    1. Bone China Blue Deep
      #b0b5b2
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  75. Setra Evo

    1. Arktisweiss / KS 4272
      #afb6b5
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  76. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gig's Grey 28-26
      #bfbfbc
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  77. Volvo

    1. Athenian White / DMC-08F
      #afb5b3
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 45.4%

#b8b8b8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b8b8 foreground

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #b8b8b8">…</p>

#b8b8b8 background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #b8b8b8">…</p>

#b8b8b8 shadow

Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.

Scott Adams
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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12105912
Binary
10111000, 10111000, 10111000
Hexadecimal
#b8b8b8
LRV
≈ 47.9%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 1.099
RGB
rgb(184, 184, 184)
RGBA
rgba(184, 184, 184, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.333, b: 0.333
RYB
red: 0.722%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.722%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4671304 / 0xffb8b8b8
HSL
hsl(0, 0%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 0%%, 72%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 0% (0.000), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 0.000, saturation: 0.000%, perceived brightness: 72.157%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 146.356, S: 0.000, L: 74.782
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.000, L: 0.722
TSL
T: 1.484, S: 0.000, L: 0.722
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 28% (0.278)
XYZ
X: 45.558, Y: 47.932, Z: 52.190
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.329, Y: 47.932
CIELab
L: 74.782, a: -0.000, b: 0.000
CIELuv
L: 74.782, u: -0.000, v: 0.000
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.782, C: 0.000, H: 158.199
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.782, C: 0.000, H: 146.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.233, a: -3.698, b: 3.769
CIECAM02
J: 66.993, C: 1.816, h: 210.927, Q: 161.260, M: 1.588, s: 9.925, H: 267.799
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.164, green: 0.283
LMS
L: 45.501, M: 49.628, S: 52.112
YCbCr
Y: 174.056, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YCgCo
Y: 184.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 46.000
YDbDr
Y: 184.000, Db: 0.000, Dr: 0.000
YPbPr
Y: 184.000, Pb: 0.000, Pr: -0.000
xvYCC
Y: 174.024, Cb: 128.000, Cr: 128.000
YIQ
Y: 184.000, I: -0.000, Q: 0.000
YUV
Y: 184.000, U: 0.002, V: 0.000
Munsell Color System
10P 7/1 ΔE = 2.805
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.424

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