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#b8b8ce Hex Color Code

#b8b8ce Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b8ce is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b8b8ce is comprised of 72.16% red, 72.16% green and 80.78% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b8ce has a hue of 240° (degrees), 18% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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#b8b8ce linear gradient to complementary #cbcbbb

  1. #b8b8ce
  2. #bbbbcb
  3. #bfbec8
  4. #c2c1c5
  5. #c5c5c1
  6. #c8c8be
  7. #cbcbbb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9595aa
  2. #a0a0b6
  3. #acacc2
  4. #b8b8ce
  5. #c4c4da
  6. #d0d0e7
  7. #ddddf3

Tints and Shades

#b8b8ce to white

  1. #b8b8ce
  2. #c4c4d6
  3. #cfcfde
  4. #dbdbe6
  5. #e7e7ee
  6. #f3f3f7
  7. #ffffff

#b8b8ce to black

  1. #b8b8ce
  2. #9797a8
  3. #777784
  4. #585862
  5. #3b3b41
  6. #202023
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 2 268 / Eisenoxidschwarz 40
      #b8b8d0
      ΔE = 0.706 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 2124
      #c0b8cc
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 0.773 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 0.897 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. T2093-1
      #bfbfd5
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 0.960 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Shake it Up / 41C-3
      #c1bcd5
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.059 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. DE 5912 - Glimmer
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.059 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Playful Purple / 1308
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  7. Behr

    1. ★ 640C-3 Twilight Pearl
      #b9b6ce
      ΔE = 1.240 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Spacious Luxury PPOC-74
      #c0bcce
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 1.301 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Blue Viola / 1424
      #adb4cb
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  10. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 1.461 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ Alaska B81-021-266
      #b2b9cd
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  11. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Spring Lilac / PPG1170-4
      #b1b3cb
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.468 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  14. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 1.473 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  15. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Heather Ashes / NP PB 1455 P
      #b7b2c8
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  17. Beckers

    1. ★ Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. ★ Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  18. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  19. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 1.726 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  20. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 1.796 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R50B
      #bdb6ce
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  21. KILZ

    1. ★ Gentle Spirit / B822
      #b9bbd5
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. Mystical Rome / B842
      #babed0
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7358-31 Tempo Guisto
      #b6b3ca
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  23. Taubmans

    1. ★ Soft Lupin / T08 22-2
      #bebcd4
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. Lilac Bud / T12 38.C10
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  24. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. 3-42-3 Little Maids
      #beb7ca
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  25. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2106 C
      #b1b5ce
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. 5295 C
      #b3b0c4
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  26. Dulux

    1. ★ 10RB 53/115
      #c0bcd0
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  27. CIL

    1. ★ Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Foggy Promenade
      #c1bcd1
      ΔE = 2.390 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c2bbd3
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  29. Bristol

    1. ★ Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  30. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  31. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  32. Glidden

    1. Antique Violet / 50BB 46/091
      #b0b4c7
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Violet Blush
      #bcbdcc
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  33. Berger

    1. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  34. Valspar Paint

    1. Cincinnatian Hotel Olivia Blue
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. A Stitch in Time X85R181D
      #b2b2c5
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  35. Scib Paints

    1. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  36. General Paint

    1. Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Swazi / CL 2473W
      #c0b9ca
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  37. Sikkens

    1. V2.08.71
      #bdbfd6
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
    2. W0.08.71
      #c2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  38. Kelly-Moore

    1. Province / KM3051-1
      #bfbccd
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Violet Vista / KM3083-1
      #babfd6
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  39. Diamond Vogel

    1. Collensia / 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Violet Beauty / 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  40. Colortrend

    1. 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  41. Dutch Boy

    1. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Pansy Garden
      #b3bbcf
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  42. Jedynka

    1. Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  43. Ralph Lauren

    1. Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  44. Peintures MF

    1. CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  45. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 2.746 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Violet Hint 29-5
      #bebfd9
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  46. Vista Paint

    1. Province
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  47. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  48. Sico

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 45.9%

#b8b8ce HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b8ce foreground

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="color: #b8b8ce">…</p>

#b8b8ce background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #b8b8ce">…</p>

#b8b8ce shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b8ce">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12105934
Binary
10111000, 10111000, 11001110
Hexadecimal
#b8b8ce
LRV
≈ 48.9%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 2.150
RGB
rgb(184, 184, 206)
RGBA
rgba(184, 184, 206, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.321, g: 0.321, b: 0.359
RYB
red: 0.722%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.808%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4671282 / 0xffb8b8ce
HSL
hsl(240, 18%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 18%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 11% (0.107), value: 81% (0.808)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 10.680%, perceived brightness: 73.192%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 27.928, L: 75.406
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.198, L: 0.731
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.024, L: 0.731
CMYK
cyan: 11% (0.107), magenta: 11% (0.107), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 19% (0.192)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 19% (0.192)
XYZ
X: 48.046, Y: 48.927, Z: 65.293
xyY
x: 0.296, y: 0.302, Y: 48.927
CIELab
L: 75.406, a: 4.308, b: -11.058
CIELuv
L: 75.406, u: -1.274, v: -17.654
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.406, C: 11.868, H: 291.283
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.406, C: 17.700, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.948, a: 0.199, b: -6.381
CIECAM02
J: 67.713, C: 15.422, h: 274.709, Q: 162.123, M: 13.487, s: 28.842, H: 319.034
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.135, jaune: -2.035, green: -0.050
LMS
L: 45.624, M: 49.647, S: 65.019
YCbCr
Y: 176.212, Cb: 137.658, Cr: 126.438
YCgCo
Y: 189.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: 40.500
YDbDr
Y: 186.508, Db: 29.326, Dr: 4.774
YPbPr
Y: 185.584, Pb: 11.000, Pr: -1.012
xvYCC
Y: 175.384, Cb: 137.663, Cr: 127.111
YIQ
Y: 186.508, I: -7.068, Q: 6.845
YUV
Y: 186.508, U: 9.594, V: -2.200
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 1.968
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.139

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