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#b8b9ed Hex Color Code

#b8b9ed Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8b9ed is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b8b9ed is comprised of 72.16% red, 72.55% green and 92.94% blue. In the HSL color space #b8b9ed has a hue of 239° (degrees), 60% saturation and 83% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.16 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#b8b9ed linear gradient to complementary #dde0c5

  1. #b8b9ed
  2. #bfbfe7
  3. #c6c6e0
  4. #ccccd9
  5. #d2d3d3
  6. #d8d9cc
  7. #dde0c5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9395c7
  2. #a0a1d4
  3. #acade0
  4. #b8b9ed
  5. #c4c5fa
  6. #d1d2ff
  7. #dedeff

Tones

  1. #b8b9ed
  2. #bdbde9
  3. #c2c2e4
  4. #c6c6e0
  5. #cbcadc
  6. #cfcfd7
  7. #d3d3d3

Tints and Shades

#b8b9ed to white

  1. #b8b9ed
  2. #c4c4f0
  3. #d0d0f3
  4. #dcdbf6
  5. #e8e7f9
  6. #f3f3fc
  7. #ffffff

#b8b9ed to black

  1. #b8b9ed
  2. #9797c1
  3. #777797
  4. #58586f
  5. #3b3b4a
  6. #212127
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 0.515 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/02
      #b8b8f0
      ΔE = 1.021 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. ★ 43/02 / Str-Putz Capamix 43/02
      #b4b8f0
      ΔE = 1.202 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2705 U
      #b9b6e9
      ΔE = 1.253 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 1.427 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Space Box B6-B2-2
      #b0b8f4
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  5. Duron

    1. ★ Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 51.4%

#b8b9ed HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8b9ed foreground

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="color: #b8b9ed">…</p>

#b8b9ed background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #b8b9ed">…</p>

#b8b9ed shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8b9ed">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12106221
Binary
10111000, 10111001, 11101101
Hexadecimal
#b8b9ed
LRV
≈ 51.0%
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 0.836
RGB
rgb(184, 185, 237)
RGBA
rgba(184, 185, 237, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.304, g: 0.305, b: 0.391
RYB
red: 0.722%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.929%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4670995 / 0xffb8b9ed
HSL
hsl(239, 60%, 83%)
HSLA
hsla(239, 60%, 83%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 239° (238.868), saturation: 22% (0.224), value: 93% (0.929)
HSP
hue: 238.868, saturation: 22.363%, perceived brightness: 75.041%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.220, S: 71.603, L: 76.680
Cubehelix
H: -123.957, S: 0.491, L: 0.747
TSL
T: -2.906, S: 0.055, L: 0.748
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.224), magenta: 22% (0.219), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 7% (0.071)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 7% (0.071)
XYZ
X: 52.398, Y: 51.002, Z: 87.188
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.268, Y: 51.002
CIELab
L: 76.680, a: 10.498, b: -25.928
CIELuv
L: 76.680, u: -3.578, v: -42.788
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.680, C: 27.973, H: 292.041
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.680, C: 42.937, H: 265.220
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.416, a: 5.990, b: -22.394
CIECAM02
J: 69.159, C: 31.563, h: 275.462, Q: 163.846, M: 27.601, s: 41.044, H: 319.457
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.205, jaune: -4.619, green: -0.365
LMS
L: 46.149, M: 50.240, S: 86.592
YCbCr
Y: 179.754, Cb: 150.976, Cr: 123.869
YCgCo
Y: 197.750, Cg: -12.750, Co: 32.750
YDbDr
Y: 190.629, Db: 69.766, Dr: 12.617
YPbPr
Y: 188.531, Pb: 26.115, Pr: -2.892
xvYCC
Y: 177.915, Cb: 150.940, Cr: 125.460
YIQ
Y: 190.629, I: -17.301, Q: 15.968
YUV
Y: 190.629, U: 22.821, V: -5.816
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 3.948
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.030

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