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#b8b9c8 Hex Color Code

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#b8b9c8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b9c8 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b8b9c8 is comprised of 72.16% red, 72.55% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b9c8 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 13% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.08 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9596a4
  2. #a0a1b0
  3. #acadbc
  4. #b8b9c8
  5. #c4c5d4
  6. #d0d1e1
  7. #dddeed

Tints and Shades

#b8b9c8 to white

  1. #b8b9c8
  2. #c4c4d1
  3. #cfd0da
  4. #dbdbe3
  5. #e7e7ec
  6. #f3f3f6
  7. #ffffff

#b8b9c8 to black

  1. #b8b9c8
  2. #9797a3
  3. #777780
  4. #58585f
  5. #3b3b3f
  6. #202122
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

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  1. CIL

    1. ★ City Song
      #bbbbca
      ΔE = 0.868 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ Wildflower
      #b9b7c2
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  2. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 0.870 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  3. Glidden

    1. ★ Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.190 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Silverberry / PPG1173-4
      #bebbc9
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.190 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Silverberry / PPG1173-4
      #bebbc9
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  5. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.190 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Silverberry / 444-4
      #bfbbc9
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  6. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 1.346 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  8. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Opal Lilac
      #b9bbc7
      ΔE = 1.381 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  9. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 1.384 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Cloudberry C43-3
      #b6b3c0
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  10. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 7185 - Hyacinth Haze
      #bbb5c1
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Daytona / T144-4
      #b9bdcb
      ΔE = 1.609 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. ★ Lilac Bud / T12 38.C10
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Favorite Things / KM3092-1
      #b5bbca
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. ★ Province / KM3051-1
      #bfbccd
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  13. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 2-11 Lilac Silk
      #c2becd
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Spacious Sky / 1062
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  16. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6343
      #babdca
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  17. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Lavender Blue / 1438
      #b4bac8
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  18. Bristol

    1. ★ Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  19. Dulux

    1. ★ 70BB 49/082
      #b2b7c4
      ΔE = 1.901 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Imperial Mauve 3
      #b1b6c4
      ΔE = 1.975 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  20. Resene

    1. ★ Morepork B76-012-284
      #b8b5c2
      ΔE = 1.927 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Alaska B81-021-266
      #b2b9cd
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  21. Tollens

    1. ★ T2198-5
      #bdb8c8
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  23. Berger

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  25. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. 5195P Violet Dust
      #b6bfcf
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  26. Behr

    1. ★ 620E-3 Silverado Trail
      #b2b7c3
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 610F-4 Silver Service
      #b1b8c4
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2106 UP
      #b3b9cc
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. P 108-9 C
      #b2bbce
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10704
      #b2bac9
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  29. KILZ

    1. ★ Mystical Rome / B842
      #babed0
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. ★ Misty Air / B832
      #bebfcc
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  30. Teknos

    1. PR320
      #b5b9c3
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  31. Sto

    1. 34422
      #b1b9c6
      ΔE = 2.503 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 34214
      #c0bcc7
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  32. Devoe Paint

    1. Noteworthy / 90BB 53/129
      #c1bece
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. City Song / 90BB 50/086
      #bebac3
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  33. Nature Paint

    1. Eyebright
      #b9bdc7
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  34. General Paint

    1. Marionette / CL 2392W
      #b3b8c2
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Swazi / CL 2473W
      #c0b9ca
      ΔE = 2.748 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  35. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Province / 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
    2. Hyacinth Haze / 7185
      #c0bcc6
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  36. Rodda Paint

    1. Province 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
    2. Hyacinth Haze 7185
      #c0bcc6
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  37. Earthpaint

    1. 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 2.805 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  38. Valspar Paint

    1. Glacier Mist
      #b4bdcc
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. A Stitch in Time X85R181D
      #b2b2c5
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  39. Nippon Paint

    1. Choir Boys / NP N 1965 P
      #b9bfcb
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  40. ICI Paints

    1. 4204 Peasant Blue 50BB 54/062
      #b6bcc6
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 2.765 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  41. Beckers

    1. Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  42. Clark+Kensington

    1. Maestro / 41B-3
      #c2becb
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  43. Dutch Boy

    1. Pansy Garden
      #b3bbcf
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  44. Caparol

    1. 80 2 260 / Lazur 20
      #b4bcd0
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. 80 1 246 / Venato 50
      #b0b8cc
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 47.9%

#b8b9c8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b9c8 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #b8b9c8">…</p>

#b8b9c8 background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #b8b9c8">…</p>

#b8b9c8 shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b9c8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12106184
Binary
10111000, 10111001, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#b8b9c8
LRV
≈ 49.1%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 1.196
RGB
rgb(184, 185, 200)
RGBA
rgba(184, 185, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.323, g: 0.325, b: 0.351
RYB
red: 0.722%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4671032 / 0xffb8b9c8
HSL
hsl(236, 13%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 13%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (236.250), saturation: 8% (0.080), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 236.250, saturation: 8.000%, perceived brightness: 73.128%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.342, S: 19.255, L: 75.487
Cubehelix
H: -126.117, S: 0.139, L: 0.731
TSL
T: -2.800, S: 0.017, L: 0.731
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.080), magenta: 8% (0.075), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 47.539, Y: 49.058, Z: 61.597
xyY
x: 0.301, y: 0.310, Y: 49.058
CIELab
L: 75.487, a: 2.552, b: -7.674
CIELuv
L: 75.487, u: -1.410, v: -12.083
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.487, C: 8.087, H: 288.395
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.487, C: 12.165, H: 263.342
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.042, a: -1.419, b: -3.113
CIECAM02
J: 67.804, C: 11.442, h: 269.949, Q: 162.232, M: 10.006, s: 24.835, H: 316.398
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.118, jaune: -1.454, green: 0.112
LMS
L: 45.909, M: 50.203, S: 61.384
YCbCr
Y: 176.128, Cb: 134.733, Cr: 126.496
YCgCo
Y: 188.500, Cg: -3.500, Co: 42.000
YDbDr
Y: 186.411, Db: 20.445, Dr: 4.588
YPbPr
Y: 185.867, Pb: 7.615, Pr: -1.190
xvYCC
Y: 175.627, Cb: 134.689, Cr: 126.955
YIQ
Y: 186.411, I: -5.415, Q: 4.456
YUV
Y: 186.411, U: 6.689, V: -2.115
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/2 ΔE = 3.389
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.439

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