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#b8b9dc Hex Color Code

#b8b9dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b9dc is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b8b9dc is comprised of 72.16% red, 72.55% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b9dc has a hue of 238° (degrees), 34% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.54 nm.

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#b8b9dc linear gradient to complementary #d4d5bf

  1. #b8b9dc
  2. #bdbed7
  3. #c2c2d3
  4. #c7c7ce
  5. #cbccc9
  6. #d0d0c4
  7. #d4d5bf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9495b7
  2. #a0a1c3
  3. #acadd0
  4. #b8b9dc
  5. #c4c5e9
  6. #d1d2f5
  7. #dddeff

Tints and Shades

#b8b9dc to white

  1. #b8b9dc
  2. #c4c4e2
  3. #d0d0e8
  4. #dbdbed
  5. #e7e7f3
  6. #f3f3f9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b8b9dc to black

  1. #b8b9dc
  2. #9797b4
  3. #77778d
  4. #585868
  5. #3b3b45
  6. #212125
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7444 C
      #b6b8dc
      ΔE = 0.561 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ 7444 U
      #bcbde2
      ΔE = 1.615 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Lavender Sachet 145-4
      #c0c1e5
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 0.844 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. ★ Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 4.302 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. 17RB 57/141
      #c6c0d9
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Violet Vista / KM3083-1
      #babfd6
      ΔE = 4.114 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Jacob's Ladder 70BB 51/139
      #aeb7d0
      ΔE = 4.204 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  8. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Violet Pond / 7209
      #bebee2
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. Sky Scapes / 9145
      #b8c1dd
      ΔE = 3.828 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  9. General Paint

    1. ★ Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Atmosphere / CL 2443W
      #bfbfd9
      ΔE = 3.319 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. Roslyn's Blue
      #acbddd
      ΔE = 4.425 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ V6.11.70
      #bfbddc
      ΔE = 2.103 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. W0.10.70
      #bcb7d3
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  13. Homebase

    1. ★ Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Amethyst
      #bfb1d4
      ΔE = 4.426 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  14. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  15. KILZ

    1. Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. April Morning / B801
      #b8c5e3
      ΔE = 5.007 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  16. Tollens

    1. T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
    2. T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 3.754 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-f1
      #bfb9d7
      ΔE = 2.406 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. 36-f1
      #bfc4de
      ΔE = 4.562 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  18. Olympic

    1. Purple Passion A45-3
      #b5bddc
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Purple Dragon A44-3
      #c1c0da
      ΔE = 3.624 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. Spoiled Rotten / 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. Berry Blush
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 3.396 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  21. Berger

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Canterbury Bells / T12 38.D2
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Purple Passion / T12 37.D4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 3.564 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  23. Bristol

    1. Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 3.564 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 3.900 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Sweet Lilac
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Playful Purple / 1308
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. Tinted Iris / 1375
      #c4b7d8
      ΔE = 3.865 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  27. Jedynka

    1. Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 3.396 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  29. Glidden

    1. Roslyn's Periwinkle Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #b0bce0
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. Empress Lilac / 90BB 47/149
      #b7b2d1
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  30. RAL

    1. RAL 570-2
      #c3bfe1
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. RAL 580-3
      #a7b2d1
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  31. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Clear Purple C30
      #c6c0d9
      ΔE = 4.478 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  32. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Enchanted / 2070-50
      #b0b0cc
      ΔE = 3.971 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  33. Valspar Paint

    1. Ticklish
      #afbada
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Allium Flower R49C
      #b7aed6
      ΔE = 4.394 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  34. Caparol

    1. 80 6 265 / Astra 15
      #acb4d8
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 44/11 / Str-Putz Capamix 44/11
      #c8c0e4
      ΔE = 4.055 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  35. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 3.053 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a4b1d9
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 3.067 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 4.265 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  37. Rodda Paint

    1. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 3.070 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 3.291 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  38. Pascol

    1. MilkyMauve PZ7090
      #bfb6d4
      ΔE = 3.127 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  39. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 3.243 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 5.247 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  40. Porter Paints

    1. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 3.256 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Wild Lilac / 344-4
      #bfb8ce
      ΔE = 4.412 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  41. Wattyl

    1. Milky Twilight / D55W
      #bcbad2
      ΔE = 3.293 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Princess Satin / D65W
      #bab4ca
      ΔE = 4.561 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  42. Duron

    1. Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 3.361 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 4.430 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  43. Coronado Paint

    1. 7217 - Berry Blush
      #b2bfe1
      ΔE = 3.447 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. 7170 - Evocative Antonia
      #c5c1d7
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  44. California Paints

    1. DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 3.500 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. DE 5954 - Soft Purple
      #c8bad4
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  45. Focoltone

    1. 4057
      #c6bede
      ΔE = 3.541 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
    2. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  46. FolkArt

    1. Purple Lilac / 439
      #bbb1d6
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  47. Beckers

    1. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 3.639 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Skilla 779 / S 1515-B20G
      #b8c0d7
      ΔE = 4.573 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  48. Plascon

    1. Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 3.700 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Last Night P3-D2-3
      #c4b8e0
      ΔE = 3.827 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  49. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Nuage / S06
      #b4bfdb
      ΔE = 3.832 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Jacaranda / RSB30
      #b6accf
      ΔE = 4.925 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  50. Nerolac

    1. Gray's Lily - 2332
      #bbbcd2
      ΔE = 3.874 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. Sweet Lavender - 2340
      #aab1db
      ΔE = 4.019 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  51. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 3.939 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 5.007 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  52. Matthews Paint

    1. Calm Blue / 894
      #bac3eb
      ΔE = 3.970 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. Brewster Blue / 6785
      #bebdd3
      ΔE = 4.013 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  53. ProMarker

    1. Cornflower
      #aebee0
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  54. Devoe Paint

    1. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c2bbd3
      ΔE = 4.039 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. Roslyn's Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #aebdd6
      ΔE = 5.195 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  55. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7181P Heather Bunch
      #c5bed8
      ΔE = 4.063 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. 7191P Faded Violet
      #b5bfd7
      ΔE = 4.516 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  56. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 4.106 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  57. Sico

    1. 6025-31 Lilac Impression
      #c8bedc
      ΔE = 4.195 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. 6026-31 Fantasia
      #c4b3d6
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  58. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10474
      #c0b3d2
      ΔE = 4.205 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  59. Brillux

    1. 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 4.262 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. 48.12.12
      #c8c1df
      ΔE = 4.271 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  60. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 4.264 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 6256
      #c1b0d4
      ΔE = 5.210 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  61. Resene

    1. Moon Raker V81-036-295
      #c0b2d7
      ΔE = 4.287 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  62. Laura Ashley

    1. 47-22 Story Book
      #abbad7
      ΔE = 4.447 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 4.611 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  63. Peintures MF

    1. CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 4.525 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 4.599 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  64. Designers Guild

    1. Lavender
      #c4c5ed
      ΔE = 4.704 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
  65. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Lilac / 41C-4
      #afaccc
      ΔE = 4.747 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Precocious Purple / 41D-2
      #bfb0d9
      ΔE = 4.973 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  66. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 4.881 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  67. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 5.036 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  68. Dupont

    1. CAS682
      #cac3e0
      ΔE = 4.941 / LRV ≈ 57.0%
  69. Colortrend

    1. 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. 1234
      #c1b1d0
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  70. ECOS Paints

    1. Grape's Treasure (1234)
      #c1b1d0
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Sail Into The Horizon (0595)
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 5.170 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  71. Behr

    1. Dreamy PIC-34
      #b3b4c7
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Spacious Luxury PPOC-74
      #c0bcce
      ΔE = 5.236 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  72. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 5.210 / LRV ≈ 48.0%

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#b8b9dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b9dc foreground

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #b8b9dc">…</p>

#b8b9dc background

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="background-color: #b8b9dc">…</p>

#b8b9dc shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b9dc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12106204
Binary
10111000, 10111001, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#b8b9dc
LRV
≈ 50.1%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 0.870
RGB
rgb(184, 185, 220)
RGBA
rgba(184, 185, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.312, g: 0.314, b: 0.374
RYB
red: 72.157%, yellow: 72.538%, blue: 86.275%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4671012 / 0xffb8b9dc
HSL
hsl(238, 34%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 34%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.333), saturation: 16% (0.164), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 238.333, saturation: 16.364%, perceived brightness: 74.128%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.850, S: 46.575, L: 76.103
Cubehelix
H: -124.389, S: 0.325, L: 0.739
TSL
T: -2.885, S: 0.038, L: 0.740
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.164), magenta: 16% (0.159), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 50.031, Y: 50.055, Z: 74.722
xyY
x: 0.286, y: 0.286, Y: 50.055
CIELab
L: 76.103, a: 6.716, b: -17.613
CIELuv
L: 76.103, u: -2.572, v: -28.531
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.103, C: 18.850, H: 290.873
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.103, C: 28.647, H: 264.850
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.750, a: 2.417, b: -13.094
CIECAM02
J: 68.507, C: 22.822, h: 274.691, Q: 163.072, M: 19.957, s: 34.984, H: 319.024
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.165, jaune: -3.163, green: -0.164
LMS
L: 46.032, M: 50.222, S: 74.312
YCbCr
Y: 178.088, Cb: 143.513, Cr: 125.076
YCoCg
Y: 193.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 37.000
YDbDr
Y: 188.691, Db: 47.105, Dr: 8.928
YPbPr
Y: 187.307, Pb: 17.615, Pr: -2.110
xvYCC
Y: 176.864, Cb: 143.474, Cr: 126.147
YIQ
Y: 188.691, I: -11.840, Q: 10.678
YUV
Y: 188.691, U: 15.409, V: -4.115
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.390
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 4.636

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