Encycolorpedia

#b8b9cc Hex Color Code

#b8b9cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b9cc is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b8b9cc is comprised of 72.16% red, 72.55% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b9cc has a hue of 237° (degrees), 16% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.52 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange)

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9596a8
  2. #a0a1b4
  3. #acadc0
  4. #b8b9cc
  5. #c4c5d8
  6. #d0d1e5
  7. #dddef1

Tints and Shades

#b8b9cc to White

  1. #b8b9cc
  2. #c4c4d4
  3. #cfd0dd
  4. #dbdbe5
  5. #e7e7ee
  6. #f3f3f6
  7. #ffffff

#b8b9cc to Black

  1. #b8b9cc
  2. #9797a7
  3. #777783
  4. #585861
  5. #3b3b41
  6. #202123
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 0.371
    2. Silverberry 444-4
      #bfbbc9
      ΔE = 2.612
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 0.423
    2. ★ Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 2.099
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 0.423
    2. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.721
  4. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 0.501
  5. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 0.719
    2. Spring Lilac B45-3
      #adb4c9
      ΔE = 2.932
  6. Behr

    1. ★ Sweet Dreams EIC-34
      #b6b7c9
      ΔE = 0.841
    2. 640C-3 Twilight Pearl
      #b9b6ce
      ΔE = 2.347
  7. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 1.000
    2. 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.835
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301-Y72R
      #b8b8c8
      ΔE = 1.193
    2. ★ 80 2 260 / Lazur 20
      #b4bcd0
      ΔE = 2.189
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 1.467
    2. Morepork B76-012-284
      #b8b5c2
      ΔE = 2.850
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 1.483
    2. Swazi / CL 2473W
      #c0b9ca
      ΔE = 2.667
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 3 / 90BB 50/086
      #babbca
      ΔE = 1.610
    2. Marble Swirl 4
      #b2b3ca
      ΔE = 2.582
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 1.710
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 1.744
    2. Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 2.392
  14. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 1.767
    2. 3-42-3 Little Maids
      #beb7ca
      ΔE = 2.479
  15. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 1.780
  16. Beckers

    1. ★ Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 1.893
    2. ★ Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.108
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 1.933
    2. T2093-1
      #bfbfd5
      ΔE = 2.604
  18. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Province / KM3051-1
      #bfbccd
      ΔE = 1.970
    2. ★ Favorite Things / KM3092-1
      #b5bbca
      ΔE = 2.263
  19. Glidden

    1. ★ Violet Blush
      #bcbdcc
      ΔE = 2.014
  20. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade / T59-3
      #bcbece
      ΔE = 2.047
    2. ★ Lilac Bud / T12 38.C10
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.204
  21. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.111
    2. Province
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.843
  22. Berger

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.111
    2. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.902
  23. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Pansy Garden
      #b3bbcf
      ΔE = 2.120
    2. Faded Hydrangea
      #b4bdd1
      ΔE = 2.555
  24. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 2.188
    2. 1414 Water Hyacinth
      #b9c0d2
      ΔE = 2.817
  25. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 2.273
    2. Lavender Blue / 1438
      #b4bac8
      ΔE = 2.544
  26. CIL

    1. Mesmerize
      #b3b7c5
      ΔE = 2.404
    2. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.503
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 2.446
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Lilac Macchiato
      #bdc0d3
      ΔE = 2.478
    2. Courtyard Shadow
      #b8bac6
      ΔE = 2.634
  29. Rodda Paint

    1. Province 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.481
    2. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.928
  30. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Province / 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.481
    2. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.928
  31. Crown Diamond

    1. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.487
    2. 7358-31 Tempo Guisto
      #b6b3ca
      ΔE = 2.657
  32. Devoe Paint

    1. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.503
    2. Noteworthy / 90BB 53/129
      #c1bece
      ΔE = 2.639
  33. Nippon Paint

    1. Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 2.547
    2. Heather Ashes / NP PB 1455 P
      #b7b2c8
      ΔE = 2.975
  34. Porter Paints

    1. Silverberry / 444-4
      #bfbbc9
      ΔE = 2.612
    2. Wild Lilac / 344-4
      #bfb8ce
      ΔE = 2.713
  35. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6343
      #babdca
      ΔE = 2.627
  36. Sikkens

    1. V2.08.71
      #bdbfd6
      ΔE = 2.657
    2. W0.08.71
      #c2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.956
  37. Kansai Paint

    1. Opal Lilac
      #b9bbc7
      ΔE = 2.676
  38. Diamond Vogel

    1. Collensia / 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.687
  39. Colortrend

    1. 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.687
  40. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10704
      #b2bac9
      ΔE = 2.769
  41. Scib Paints

    1. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.843
    2. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.902

#b8b9cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b9cc foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #b8b9cc">…</p>

#b8b9cc background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #b8b9cc">…</p>

#b8b9cc shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b9cc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12106188
Binary
10111000, 10111001, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#b8b9cc
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 1.114
RGB
rgb(184, 185, 204)
RGBA
rgba(184, 185, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.321, g: 0.323, b: 0.356
RYB
red: 72.157%, yellow: 72.530%, blue: 80.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4671028 / 0xffb8b9cc
HSL
hsl(237, 16%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 16%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (237.000), saturation: 10% (0.098), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 237.000, saturation: 9.804, perceived brightness: 73.321
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.896, S: 24.537, L: 75.605
Cubehelix
H: -125.486, S: 0.175, L: 0.733
TSL
T: -2.831, S: 0.022, L: 0.733
CMYK
cyan: 10 (0.098), magenta: 9 (0.093), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 20 (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 28 (0.278), magenta: 27 (0.275), yellow: 20 (0.200)
XYZ
X: 48.013, Y: 49.248, Z: 64.091
xyY
x: 0.298, y: 0.305, Y: 49.248
CIELab
L: 75.605, a: 3.359, b: -9.674
CIELuv
L: 75.605, u: -1.640, v: -15.334
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.605, C: 10.240, H: 289.146
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.605, C: 15.421, H: 263.896
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.177, a: -0.684, b: -5.025
CIECAM02
J: 67.939, C: 13.834, h: 271.769, Q: 162.394, M: 12.098, s: 27.294, H: 317.398
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.127, jaune: -1.795, green: 0.054
LMS
L: 45.932, M: 50.207, S: 63.841
YCbCr
Y: 176.520, Cb: 136.489, Cr: 126.212
YCgCo
Y: 189.500, Cg: -4.500, Co: 41.000
YDbDr
Y: 186.867, Db: 25.777, Dr: 5.456
YPbPr
Y: 186.155, Pb: 9.615, Pr: -1.374
xvYCC
Y: 175.874, Cb: 136.446, Cr: 126.793
YIQ
Y: 186.867, I: -6.700, Q: 5.700
YUV
Y: 186.867, U: 8.433, V: -2.515
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.569
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.542

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue