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#b9a5c9 Hex Color Code

#b9a5c9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9a5c9 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b9a5c9 is comprised of 72.55% red, 64.71% green and 78.82% blue. In the HSL color space #b9a5c9 has a hue of 273° (degrees), 25% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 561.95 nm.

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#b9a5c9 linear gradient to complementary #b5c5a9

  1. #b9a5c9
  2. #b9aac4
  3. #b8b0bf
  4. #b8b5b9
  5. #b7bab4
  6. #b6c0ae
  7. #b5c5a9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9885a7
  2. #a38fb2
  3. #ae9abe
  4. #b9a5c9
  5. #c4b0d4
  6. #d0bbe0
  7. #dbc7ec

Tones

  1. #b9a5c9
  2. #b9a8c6
  3. #b9abc3
  4. #b8aec0
  5. #b8b1bd
  6. #b7b4ba
  7. #b7b7b7

Tints and Shades

#b9a5c9 to white

  1. #b9a5c9
  2. #c5b4d2
  3. #d0c2db
  4. #dcd1e4
  5. #e7e0ed
  6. #f3f0f6
  7. #ffffff

#b9a5c9 to black

  1. #b9a5c9
  2. #9787a4
  3. #776b81
  4. #58505f
  5. #3b3640
  6. #211e23
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10486
      #b8a4c8
      ΔE = 0.371 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  2. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Le souhait de Rébécc
      #bba5c8
      ΔE = 0.692 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. Brouillard pourpre
      #b0a6cb
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  3. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7174T Bouquet Violet
      #bba5cc
      ΔE = 0.952 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. ★ 7172T Ophelia Violet
      #b1a1c2
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  4. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS691
      #b6a3c5
      ΔE = 1.057 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. ★ CAS699
      #b8a3cd
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ Lilac Spring 2
      #bca5cc
      ΔE = 1.090 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. Lavender Blossom 2
      #b1a4c1
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  6. CIL

    1. ★ Purpling
      #bda6cd
      ΔE = 1.252 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Mystery / T12 36.F4
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Ruffled Lace / T08 56-3
      #b19fc0
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Purple Mystery / P096-C5
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2030-R50B
      #b8a8c8
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  10. General Paint

    1. ★ Flirt / CL 2464M
      #bba4c4
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  11. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Berry Frappé - 9068
      #b3a1c6
      ΔE = 1.759 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  12. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  13. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Bush P4-E2-3
      #b8a8d0
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. North Pole P3-E2-3
      #b4a8d0
      ΔE = 2.664 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
  14. KILZ

    1. ★ Fashion Pink / A751
      #baa3c2
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2020-R60B
      #b1a1c3
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ Orchidee 6
      #c0a4cc
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. ★ 01/17
      #b4a8c8
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Bouquet Violet / NP PB 1406 T
      #bda1c7
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  19. Brillux

    1. 45.12.15
      #b9aac8
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6304
      #b2a4c2
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
  21. TRUMATCH

    1. 40-e3
      #b6a5c1
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. 40-d
      #c0a2cb
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  22. Glidden

    1. Lilac Lattice / 30RB 40/150
      #b6a5c1
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Soft Orchid Violet / 10RB 41/166
      #b0a5c6
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. Purpling / 40RB 43/233
      #c0a6c6
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7344-42 Persian Violet
      #bea3ce
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  25. Sico

    1. 6028-42 Persian Violet
      #bea3ce
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 6027-42 Lavender Field
      #b5a0be
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  26. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 96-10 C
      #b19fc1
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. 2099 UP
      #afa1c4
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
  27. Behr

    1. 650B-4 Violet Fields
      #b29ec3
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 660B-4 Pale Orchid
      #c2a4cc
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. Purpling 40RB 43/233
      #b69ec7
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 4311 Sweet Lilac 45RB 44/242
      #b99ec8
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  29. Clark+Kensington

    1. Future Cool / 42C-4
      #b29ebf
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  30. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lilac Garden / KM3022-2
      #af9fc1
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  31. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-43-4 Exotic Dream
      #b19fbe
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 2-43-4 Ethereal Rose
      #c5a8ce
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 44.3%

#b9a5c9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9a5c9 foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #b9a5c9">…</p>

#b9a5c9 background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b9a5c9">…</p>

#b9a5c9 shadow

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9a5c9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12166601
Binary
10111001, 10100101, 11001001
Hexadecimal
#b9a5c9
LRV
≈ 41.4%
Closest short hex
#bac ΔE = 1.795
RGB
rgb(185, 165, 201)
RGBA
rgba(185, 165, 201, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.336, g: 0.299, b: 0.365
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.647%, blue: 0.788%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4610615 / 0xffb9a5c9
HSL
hsl(273, 25%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(273, 25%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 273° (273.333), saturation: 18% (0.179), value: 79% (0.788)
HSP
hue: 273.333, saturation: 17.910%, perceived brightness: 68.846%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 288.523, S: 33.324, L: 70.484
Cubehelix
H: -92.976, S: 0.270, L: 0.686
TSL
T: 5.573, S: 0.046, L: 0.687
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.080), magenta: 18% (0.179), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.212)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 21% (0.212)
XYZ
X: 44.004, Y: 41.442, Z: 60.928
xyY
x: 0.301, y: 0.283, Y: 41.442
CIELab
L: 70.484, a: 14.022, b: -15.698
CIELuv
L: 70.484, u: 8.817, v: -26.316
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 70.484, C: 21.049, H: 311.772
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 70.484, C: 27.754, H: 288.523
Hunter-Lab
L: 64.375, a: 9.356, b: -11.052
CIECAM02
J: 62.249, C: 22.340, h: 303.296, Q: 155.446, M: 19.536, s: 35.451, H: 336.328
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.172, jaune: -2.923, green: -1.514
LMS
L: 40.155, M: 39.758, S: 60.612
YCbCr
Y: 166.403, Cb: 140.844, Cr: 134.224
YCgCo
Y: 179.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: 42.250
YDbDr
Y: 175.084, Db: 38.988, Dr: -18.848
YPbPr
Y: 171.852, Pb: 15.700, Pr: 8.344
xvYCC
Y: 163.591, Cb: 141.791, Cr: 135.330
YIQ
Y: 175.084, I: 0.349, Q: 15.430
YUV
Y: 175.084, U: 12.755, V: 8.700
Munsell Color System
5P 7/6 ΔE = 1.677
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.345

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