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Caparol 80 3 280 / Lavendel 20 / #b8b8d8 Hex Color Code

#b8b8d8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b8d8 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b8b8d8 is comprised of 72.16% red, 72.16% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b8d8 has a hue of 240° (degrees), 29% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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#b8b8d8 linear gradient to complementary #d1d3bd

  1. #b8b8d8
  2. #bdbcd4
  3. #c1c1cf
  4. #c5c5cb
  5. #c9cac6
  6. #cdcec2
  7. #d1d3bd

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9495b3
  2. #a0a0bf
  3. #acaccc
  4. #b8b8d8
  5. #c4c4e4
  6. #d0d0f1
  7. #ddddfe

Tints and Shades

#b8b8d8 to white

  1. #b8b8d8
  2. #c4c4de
  3. #d0cfe5
  4. #dbdbeb
  5. #e7e7f2
  6. #f3f3f8
  7. #ffffff

#b8b8d8 to black

  1. #b8b8d8
  2. #9797b0
  3. #77778a
  4. #585866
  5. #3b3b44
  6. #212024
  7. #000000

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  1. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 1.037 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 1-39-3 Glissade
      #b4bcdb
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 1.181 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.436 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.436 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 3 270 / Aquarell 15
      #bcbcdc
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. 80 4 310 / Atmo 15
      #bcb4d8
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 1.781 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 630A-3 Weeping Wisteria
      #bfbcdb
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. 640C-3 Twilight Pearl
      #b9b6ce
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 1.885 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-f1
      #bfb9d7
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  11. Homebase

    1. ★ Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  12. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 1.961 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  13. General Paint

    1. ★ Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  14. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Teresa's True Color / 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  15. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Playful Purple / 1308
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  17. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5947 - Playful Purple
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  19. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Violet Hint 29-5
      #bebfd9
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  21. Jedynka

    1. ★ Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  22. Sikkens

    1. V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. V0.15.65
      #adb4d4
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  23. Glidden

    1. Empress Lilac / 90BB 47/149
      #b7b2d1
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Lavender Fields / T12 37.E4
      #b0b2d3
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  26. Tollens

    1. T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
    2. T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Lined with Lilacs / KM3060-2
      #b3b1d0
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  28. Olympic

    1. Purple Passion A45-3
      #b5bddc
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2106 XGC
      #b2b7d1
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. 2106 C
      #b1b5ce
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  30. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  31. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  32. Vista Paint

    1. Lilac Lake
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  33. Berger

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  35. Asian Paints

    1. Reverie / 7051
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  36. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  37. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  38. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  39. Brillux

    1. 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  40. Bristol

    1. Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  41. Valspar Paint

    1. Ticklish
      #afbada
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Eye of Horace R169D
      #acb3d4
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  42. Dutch Boy

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 46.8%

#b8b8d8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b8d8 foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #b8b8d8">…</p>

#b8b8d8 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b8b8d8">…</p>

#b8b8d8 shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b8d8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12105944
Binary
10111000, 10111000, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#b8b8d8
LRV
≈ 49.4%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 1.287
RGB
rgb(184, 184, 216)
RGBA
rgba(184, 184, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.315, g: 0.315, b: 0.370
RYB
red: 0.722%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.847%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4671272 / 0xffb8b8d8
HSL
hsl(240, 29%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 29%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 15% (0.148), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 14.815%, perceived brightness: 73.695%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 41.520, L: 75.717
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.291, L: 0.735
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.035, L: 0.736
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.148), magenta: 15% (0.148), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 49.300, Y: 49.429, Z: 71.896
xyY
x: 0.289, y: 0.290, Y: 49.429
CIELab
L: 75.717, a: 6.401, b: -16.025
CIELuv
L: 75.717, u: -1.869, v: -25.902
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.717, C: 17.256, H: 291.773
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.717, C: 25.970, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.306, a: 2.133, b: -11.417
CIECAM02
J: 68.067, C: 21.060, h: 275.818, Q: 162.547, M: 18.416, s: 33.660, H: 319.658
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.159, jaune: -2.892, green: -0.186
LMS
L: 45.685, M: 49.657, S: 71.522
YCbCr
Y: 177.192, Cb: 142.048, Cr: 125.728
YCgCo
Y: 192.000, Cg: -8.000, Co: 38.000
YDbDr
Y: 187.648, Db: 42.656, Dr: 6.944
YPbPr
Y: 186.304, Pb: 16.000, Pr: -1.472
xvYCC
Y: 176.002, Cb: 142.055, Cr: 126.707
YIQ
Y: 187.648, I: -10.280, Q: 9.956
YUV
Y: 187.648, U: 13.954, V: -3.200
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.374
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 4.935

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