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#b8b9d4 Hex Color Code

#b8b9d4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b9d4 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b8b9d4 is comprised of 72.16% red, 72.55% green and 83.14% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b9d4 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 25% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.89 nm.

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#b8b9d4 linear gradient to complementary #cfd0bc

  1. #b8b9d4
  2. #bcbdd0
  3. #c0c1cc
  4. #c4c4c8
  5. #c8c8c4
  6. #cbccc0
  7. #cfd0bc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9495af
  2. #a0a1bb
  3. #acadc8
  4. #b8b9d4
  5. #c4c5e0
  6. #d1d1ed
  7. #dddefa

Tints and Shades

#b8b9d4 to White

  1. #b8b9d4
  2. #c4c4db
  3. #cfd0e2
  4. #dbdbe9
  5. #e7e7f1
  6. #f3f3f8
  7. #ffffff

#b8b9d4 to Black

  1. #b8b9d4
  2. #9797ad
  3. #777788
  4. #585864
  5. #3b3b43
  6. #202124
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 0.727 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Oriental Iris / 1418
      #b5beda
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 1.058 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ W0.10.70
      #bfb9d6
      ΔE = 2.194 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 2 268 / Eisenoxidschwarz 40
      #b8b8d0
      ΔE = 1.068 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ 80 3 270 / Aquarell 15
      #bcbcdc
      ΔE = 2.107 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavender Surprise / T10 37B-1
      #bcbcd8
      ΔE = 1.273 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. ★ Soft Lupin / T08 22-2
      #bebcd4
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  5. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R50B
      #bdb6ce
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  6. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 1.433 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. ★ Violet Hint 29-5
      #bebfd9
      ΔE = 2.188 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  8. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  9. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Teresa's True Color / 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ DE 5912 - Glimmer
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ Hazy Sky / 1184
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 1.932 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  12. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. ★ 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ 640C-3 Twilight Pearl
      #b9b6ce
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. 630A-3 Weeping Wisteria
      #bfbcdb
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  14. Jedynka

    1. ★ Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  15. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. T2093-1
      #bfbfd5
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 1.903 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. 10RB 53/115
      #c0bcd0
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  18. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cincinnatian Hotel Olivia Blue
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  21. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. ★ 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  22. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Ash Purple / NP PB 1494 P
      #b2bdd9
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Violet Vista / KM3083-1
      #babfd6
      ΔE = 2.558 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  24. Resene

    1. ★ Poet V81-022-289
      #c0bcd4
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  25. CIL

    1. ★ Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. ★ Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c2bbd3
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Daring Lavender
      #bebfd8
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
    2. Kim's Lilac
      #c1c1db
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  28. General Paint

    1. ★ Atmosphere / CL 2443W
      #bfbfd9
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  31. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-f1
      #bfb9d7
      ΔE = 2.320 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  32. Olympic

    1. Purple Passion A45-3
      #b5bddc
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Purple Dragon A44-3
      #c1c0da
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  33. Beckers

    1. Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  34. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Spring Lilac 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Wild Lilac 344-4
      #bfb8ce
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  35. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Wild Lilac / 344-4
      #bfb8ce
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 45.2%

#b8b9d4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b9d4 foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #b8b9d4">…</p>

#b8b9d4 background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #b8b9d4">…</p>

#b8b9d4 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b9d4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12106196
Binary
10111000, 10111001, 11010100
Hexadecimal
#b8b9d4
LRV
≈ 49.6%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 2.322
RGB
rgb(184, 185, 212)
RGBA
rgba(184, 185, 212, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.317, g: 0.318, b: 0.365
RYB
red: 0.722%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.831%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4671020 / 0xffb8b9d4
HSL
hsl(238, 25%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 25%%, 78%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.857), saturation: 13% (0.132), value: 83% (0.831)
HSP
hue: 237.857, saturation: 13.208%, perceived brightness: 73.718%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.514, S: 35.373, L: 75.849
Cubehelix
H: -124.777, S: 0.250, L: 0.736
TSL
T: -2.866, S: 0.030, L: 0.736
CMYK
cyan: 13% (0.132), magenta: 13% (0.127), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.169)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 17% (0.169)
XYZ
X: 48.997, Y: 49.641, Z: 69.275
xyY
x: 0.292, y: 0.296, Y: 49.641
CIELab
L: 75.849, a: 5.012, b: -13.656
CIELuv
L: 75.849, u: -2.103, v: -21.898
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.849, C: 14.547, H: 290.153
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.849, C: 21.998, H: 264.514
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.457, a: 0.834, b: -8.976
CIECAM02
J: 68.217, C: 18.435, h: 273.732, Q: 162.727, M: 16.121, s: 31.475, H: 318.488
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.146, jaune: -2.478, green: -0.058
LMS
L: 45.981, M: 50.214, S: 68.947
YCbCr
Y: 177.304, Cb: 140.001, Cr: 125.644
YCgCo
Y: 191.500, Cg: -6.500, Co: 39.000
YDbDr
Y: 187.779, Db: 36.441, Dr: 7.192
YPbPr
Y: 186.731, Pb: 13.615, Pr: -1.742
xvYCC
Y: 176.369, Cb: 139.960, Cr: 126.470
YIQ
Y: 187.779, I: -9.270, Q: 8.189
YUV
Y: 187.779, U: 11.921, V: -3.315
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.387
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.135

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