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#b8b8be Hex Color Code

#b8b8be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b8be is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b8b8be is comprised of 72.16% red, 72.16% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b8be has a hue of 240° (degrees), 4% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #95959b
  2. #a0a0a6
  3. #acacb2
  4. #b8b8be
  5. #c4c4ca
  6. #d0d0d6
  7. #dcdce3

Tints and Shades

#b8b8be to white

  1. #b8b8be
  2. #c4c4c9
  3. #cfcfd3
  4. #dbdbde
  5. #e7e7e9
  6. #f3f3f4
  7. #ffffff

#b8b8be to black

  1. #b8b8be
  2. #97979b
  3. #77777a
  4. #58585b
  5. #3b3b3d
  6. #202021
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Mesmerize / 70BB 49/082
      #b6b7be
      ΔE = 0.715 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ Lady Orchard
      #bcb6be
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  2. Beckers

    1. ★ Havsbris 758 / S 2503-B07G
      #b9bac0
      ΔE = 0.742 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  3. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 0.867 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 1317
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Let It Rain / 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 0.867 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Buffed Plum / 1317
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 523 / H 523
      #b8b8c0
      ΔE = 0.944 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ 26/18
      #b4b8c0
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  6. Ford

    1. ★ Tractor Gray Tractor
      #b8bac1
      ΔE = 1.020 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Ascot Gray
      #bcb7bc
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ October Sky
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Dolphin Dance
      #aeb3b8
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  8. Berger

    1. ★ October Sky / 8250
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Dolphin Dance / 8257
      #aeb3b8
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Pool / NP N 1972 P
      #b4b5ba
      ΔE = 1.343 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Suede Shoes / NP N 1958 P
      #bdbcc4
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  10. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Mithril Silver / Silver (052)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  11. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Silver (997)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  12. Rackham

    1. ★ Polished Silver (49)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  13. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 22 B 19 - Soft blue
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  14. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Quartz
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Pearl Gray
      #b3bac0
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  15. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Mithril Silver
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  16. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Polished Silver (9054)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Greywacke N82-007-288
      #bcb8be
      ΔE = 1.431 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ Half Grey Chateau N78-006-255
      #babdc1
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  18. Behr

    1. ★ Rare Orchid FF50-1
      #b8bac3
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Fairview Gray FF68-2
      #b9bdbf
      ΔE = 2.832 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  19. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2250
      #b8babd
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  20. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8250 - October Sky
      #b5b7ba
      ΔE = 1.721 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-4105 TCX
      #babcc0
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Cool Gray 4 U
      #b7b8b9
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  22. Brillux

    1. ★ 45.06.12
      #bebac1
      ΔE = 1.812 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. 45.06.15
      #b4b1b7
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 41-g5
      #bdb9c1
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ 37-g5
      #b9bcc4
      ΔE = 1.873 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  24. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6381 - Silver Bullet
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. DE 6346 - Silver Springs
      #b7bdc4
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  25. Sico

    1. ★ 6173-31 Powdered Iron
      #bcbdc2
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. 6175-31 Forgotten Myth
      #c2bec2
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  26. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grey On Grey / T168-4
      #b9bbbe
      ΔE = 1.831 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Escape / T12 41.D10
      #afb4bd
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  27. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Seal
      #b9b9bb
      ΔE = 1.902 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  28. Dulux

    1. ★ Brooklyn Nights 4
      #b8b7c1
      ΔE = 1.933 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ Twilight Cinders 4 / 50RB 48/051
      #bcb6bd
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  29. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1453
      #bbbcbf
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Model Master 1741
      #b4bcc2
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  30. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Wood Ash
      #bababc
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  31. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 3005-R50B
      #b1b4ba
      ΔE = 1.997 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  32. Glidden

    1. ★ Grey Heather
      #bbb9c3
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Medici Grey / 50BG 46/020
      #b2b6b9
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  33. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Polaris / RLUL216
      #b8babc
      ΔE = 2.111 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  34. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gentility 30-26
      #beb9c1
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  35. Olympic

    1. ★ Hi-Ho-Silver D46-3
      #b1b5bd
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Silverberry C44-3
      #bbbcc6
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  36. Duron

    1. ★ Online
      #b2b6bf
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. ★ Samovar Silver
      #b8bdc3
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  37. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-43-3 Damask
      #bbb8c2
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  38. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Silver
      #bebdc5
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  39. Teknos

    1. ★ PR320
      #b5b9c3
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  40. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Pashmina / KM3771-1
      #b9b6b8
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Aluminum / KM-021
      #bbbec0
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  41. Bristol

    1. ★ Cinder Grey / P229-N4
      #b0b5bc
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Savoy Blue / P231-N4
      #afb4bd
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  42. Tikkurila

    1. 4988
      #b2b5b8
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. V428
      #bfc0c7
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  43. KILZ

    1. Magic Mirror / G741
      #bdbbbd
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  44. Homebase

    1. Dove Grey
      #b4b9bc
      ΔE = 2.337 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Dove Grey
      #b0b7bd
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  45. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11022
      #babcbe
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. CF10717
      #b6b2b7
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  46. Mylands of London

    1. Silver
      #b8bdc1
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  47. CIL

    1. Wildflower
      #b9b7c2
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  48. General Paint

    1. Marionette / CL 2392W
      #b3b8c2
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  49. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Silver Springs / 1183
      #b7bdc4
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Covered in Platinum / 1217
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  50. Little Greene

    1. Summer Cloud
      #b3b1b7
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  51. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4201P Gray Dawning
      #b9b7b8
      ΔE = 2.526 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  52. Valspar Paint

    1. Misty Morning Dew
      #bbb9c4
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Frisky Whiskers X1R1C
      #b5b1b5
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  53. Benjamin Moore

    1. Silent Night / 1613
      #b1b5b8
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Thundercloud Gray / 2124-40
      #b9bec1
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  54. Crown Diamond

    1. 7407-31 Brushed Steel
      #b0b3b7
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. 7408-31 Platinum Lace
      #bfbec1
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  55. Tollens

    1. TF255-2
      #bbbfc4
      ΔE = 2.678 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  56. Porter Paints

    1. Silver Bells / 540-4
      #b8b4b6
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  57. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Silver Bells / PPG1003-3
      #b8b4b6
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  58. Sikkens

    1. SN.02.67
      #b1b7ba
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  59. Nature Paint

    1. Eyebright
      #b9bdc7
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  60. AMC

    1. Silver Frost
      #b2babf
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  61. Scib Paints

    1. Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Dolphin Dance / 8257
      #aeb3b8
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  62. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Swanky Gray - 6261
      #b5b1b5
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  63. Rodda Paint

    1. Romantic Light 8217
      #beb7ba
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Hyacinth Haze 7185
      #c0bcc6
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  64. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Romantic Light / 8217
      #beb7ba
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Hyacinth Haze / 7185
      #c0bcc6
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  65. ICI Paints

    1. 4204 Peasant Blue 50BB 54/062
      #b6bcc6
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Little Lilac 30RB 49/042
      #b3b0b7
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  66. Audi

    1. Apollo Silber Metallic / LY38
      #b2b9bc
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  67. Sto

    1. 34335
      #bebfc8
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 52.4%

#b8b8be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b8be foreground

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="color: #b8b8be">…</p>

#b8b8be background

I never paint dreams or nightmares. I paint my own reality.

Frida Kahlo
<p style="background-color: #b8b8be">…</p>

#b8b8be shadow

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b8be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12105918
Binary
10111000, 10111000, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#b8b8be
LRV
≈ 48.2%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 3.369
RGB
rgb(184, 184, 190)
RGBA
rgba(184, 184, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.330, g: 0.330, b: 0.341
RYB
red: 0.722%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4671298 / 0xffb8b8be
HSL
hsl(240, 4%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 4%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 3% (0.032), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 3.158%, perceived brightness: 72.429%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 7.345, L: 74.944
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.053, L: 0.724
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.007, L: 0.724
CMYK
cyan: 3% (0.032), magenta: 3% (0.032), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 46.200, Y: 48.189, Z: 55.573
xyY
x: 0.308, y: 0.321, Y: 48.189
CIELab
L: 74.944, a: 1.132, b: -3.032
CIELuv
L: 74.944, u: -0.342, v: -4.733
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.944, C: 3.237, H: 290.480
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.944, C: 4.746, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.418, a: -2.684, b: 1.128
CIECAM02
J: 67.181, C: 5.517, h: 264.088, Q: 161.486, M: 4.825, s: 17.285, H: 313.237
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.096, jaune: -0.672, green: 0.188
LMS
L: 45.533, M: 49.633, S: 55.444
YCbCr
Y: 174.644, Cb: 130.634, Cr: 127.574
YCgCo
Y: 185.500, Cg: -1.500, Co: 44.500
YDbDr
Y: 184.684, Db: 7.998, Dr: 1.302
YPbPr
Y: 184.432, Pb: 3.000, Pr: -0.276
xvYCC
Y: 174.395, Cb: 130.635, Cr: 127.758
YIQ
Y: 184.684, I: -1.928, Q: 1.867
YUV
Y: 184.684, U: 2.618, V: -0.600
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/2 ΔE = 2.136
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.827

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