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#b8b9cb Hex Color Code

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#b8b9cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b9cb is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b8b9cb is comprised of 72.16% red, 72.55% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b9cb has a hue of 237° (degrees), 15% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.63 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9596a7
  2. #a0a1b3
  3. #acadbf
  4. #b8b9cb
  5. #c4c5d7
  6. #d0d1e4
  7. #dddef0

Tints and Shades

#b8b9cb to white

  1. #b8b9cb
  2. #c4c4d4
  3. #cfd0dc
  4. #dbdbe5
  5. #e7e7ed
  6. #f3f3f6
  7. #ffffff

#b8b9cb to black

  1. #b8b9cb
  2. #9797a6
  3. #777782
  4. #585860
  5. #3b3b40
  6. #202123
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 0.366 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 4-43-3 Orchid Scent
      #c0c0d1
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 0.566 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 0.566 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  4. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 0.640 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ Winsome Lilac B43-3
      #bdb9c9
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  5. Behr

    1. ★ Sweet Dreams EIC-34
      #b6b7c9
      ΔE = 0.732 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Lavender Bouquet ICC-44
      #c1bccb
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  6. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 0.835 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301-Y72R
      #b8b8c8
      ΔE = 0.868 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ 44/17
      #c0bccc
      ΔE = 2.246 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  8. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 0.943 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 1.131 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Swazi / CL 2473W
      #c0b9ca
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  10. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 1.481 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2106 UP
      #b3b9cc
      ΔE = 1.583 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 2106 U
      #b4bad1
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ Alaska B81-021-266
      #b2b9cd
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  14. Glidden

    1. ★ Violet Blush
      #bcbdcc
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Wild Lilac / PPG1175-4
      #beb8cd
      ΔE = 2.460 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  15. KILZ

    1. ★ Mystical Rome / B842
      #babed0
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. Boysenberry Cream / A832
      #c1bdd2
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  16. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. 3-42-3 Little Maids
      #beb7ca
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Tole Blue 50BB 54/079
      #b6bdca
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  18. Berger

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Province
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 1.979 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  21. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 1.982 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Funky Tone / 39B-3
      #b5bcd4
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  22. Beckers

    1. ★ Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. ★ Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  23. Bristol

    1. ★ Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  24. CIL

    1. ★ Mesmerize
      #b3b7c5
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pansy Garden
      #b3bbcf
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Faded Hydrangea
      #b4bdd1
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  26. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. T2093-1
      #bfbfd5
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Lavender Blue / 1438
      #b4bac8
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Courtyard Shadow
      #b8bac6
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. A Stitch in Time X85R181D
      #b2b2c5
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  29. Dulux

    1. 10RB 53/115
      #c0bcd0
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. 70BB 49/082
      #b2b7c4
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  30. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6343
      #babdca
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  31. Kansai Paint

    1. Opal Lilac
      #b9bbc7
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  32. Porter Paints

    1. Silverberry / 444-4
      #bfbbc9
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Wild Lilac / 344-4
      #bfb8ce
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  33. Rodda Paint

    1. Province 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  34. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Province / 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. Noteworthy / 90BB 53/129
      #c1bece
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Precocious Purple / 90BB 46/132
      #b4b1c3
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  36. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10704
      #b2bac9
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  37. Kelly-Moore

    1. Hyacinth Haze / KM3044-1
      #bdb8c5
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Violet Vista / KM3083-1
      #babfd6
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  38. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 7358-31 Tempo Guisto
      #b6b3ca
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  39. Colortrend

    1. 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. Collensia / 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  41. Laura Ashley

    1. 1414 Water Hyacinth
      #b9c0d2
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
    2. 2-11 Lilac Silk
      #c2becd
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  42. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Timeless Lilac / PPG1169-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. I'on Fountain Chs-29
      #aeb6c6
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  43. Nippon Paint

    1. Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  44. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  45. Taubmans

    1. Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Purple Passion / T12 37.D4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  46. Sikkens

    1. V2.08.71
      #bdbfd6
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 52.9%

#b8b9cb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b9cb foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #b8b9cb">…</p>

#b8b9cb background

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #b8b9cb">…</p>

#b8b9cb shadow

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b9cb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12106187
Binary
10111000, 10111001, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#b8b9cb
LRV
≈ 49.2%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 0.921
RGB
rgb(184, 185, 203)
RGBA
rgba(184, 185, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.322, g: 0.323, b: 0.355
RYB
red: 0.722%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4671029 / 0xffb8b9cb
HSL
hsl(237, 15%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 15%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.842), saturation: 9% (0.094), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 236.842, saturation: 9.360%, perceived brightness: 73.272%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.780, S: 23.208, L: 75.575
Cubehelix
H: -125.618, S: 0.166, L: 0.732
TSL
T: -2.824, S: 0.021, L: 0.732
CMYK
cyan: 9% (0.094), magenta: 9% (0.089), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 47.893, Y: 49.200, Z: 63.462
xyY
x: 0.298, y: 0.306, Y: 49.200
CIELab
L: 75.575, a: 3.156, b: -9.174
CIELuv
L: 75.575, u: -1.582, v: -14.519
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.575, C: 9.702, H: 288.981
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.575, C: 14.605, H: 263.780
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.143, a: -0.869, b: -4.543
CIECAM02
J: 67.905, C: 13.242, h: 271.390, Q: 162.353, M: 11.580, s: 26.707, H: 317.189
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.125, jaune: -1.709, green: 0.068
LMS
L: 45.926, M: 50.206, S: 63.221
YCbCr
Y: 176.422, Cb: 136.050, Cr: 126.283
YCgCo
Y: 189.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 41.250
YDbDr
Y: 186.753, Db: 24.444, Dr: 5.239
YPbPr
Y: 186.083, Pb: 9.115, Pr: -1.328
xvYCC
Y: 175.812, Cb: 136.007, Cr: 126.833
YIQ
Y: 186.753, I: -6.378, Q: 5.389
YUV
Y: 186.753, U: 7.997, V: -2.415
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.788
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.757

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