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#b9aad8 Hex Color Code

#b9aad8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9aad8 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b9aad8 is comprised of 72.55% red, 66.67% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #b9aad8 has a hue of 260° (degrees), 37% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.21 nm.

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#b9aad8 linear gradient to complementary #c4d0b2

  1. #b9aad8
  2. #bcb0d2
  3. #beb7cc
  4. #c0bdc5
  5. #c1c3bf
  6. #c3cab9
  7. #c4d0b2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9789b5
  2. #a294c0
  3. #ad9fcc
  4. #b9aad8
  5. #c5b5e4
  6. #d0c1f0
  7. #dccdfc

Tones

  1. #b9aad8
  2. #bbaed4
  3. #bcb2d0
  4. #bdb6cd
  5. #bfb9c9
  6. #c0bdc5
  7. #c1c1c1

Tints and Shades

#b9aad8 to white

  1. #b9aad8
  2. #c5b8df
  3. #d0c6e5
  4. #dcd4ec
  5. #e8e2f2
  6. #f3f0f9
  7. #ffffff

#b9aad8 to black

  1. #b9aad8
  2. #978bb0
  3. #776e8a
  4. #595266
  5. #3c3744
  6. #211f24
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purpel possibility / 7160
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 0.262 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Possibility
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 0.262 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Purpel possibility / 7160
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 0.262 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Grape Illusion / 1241
      #b8a9d6
      ΔE = 0.472 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  5. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1241
      #b8a9d6
      ΔE = 0.472 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  6. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-42-4 Velvet Touch
      #bcaadc
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Night Magic Violet / 03RB 42/220
      #b3a7d3
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 5 305 / Ultram.violett Dunkel 40
      #b8acd4
      ΔE = 1.653 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 80 7 300 / Amethyst 85
      #bcb0d8
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 45.18.15
      #bfa5d5
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ North Pole P3-E2-3
      #b4a8d0
      ΔE = 1.983 / LRV ≈ 42.3%
    2. Purple Pebbles P2-E2-3
      #b0a4d4
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Imperial Lilac
      #bcadd4
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. ★ Allium Flower R49C
      #b7aed6
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Amethyst Cream / 2071-50
      #c0aed8
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ Heather Plum / 1396
      #beaed6
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. 15-3817 TPG
      #b2a4d0
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 40.6%
    2. 15-3817 TCX
      #afa4ce
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  14. Taubmans

    1. Heather Delight / T08 21-3
      #b5a3d2
      ΔE = 2.434 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Elite / T56-6
      #ada5d4
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  15. Clark+Kensington

    1. Precocious Purple / 41D-2
      #bfb0d9
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  16. Dupont

    1. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 2.524 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. CAS699
      #b8a3cd
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. Heather Mist / 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Heather Mist 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  19. KILZ

    1. Ginger Lily / A852
      #b5add3
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  20. Resene

    1. Perfume V80-048-300
      #c2a9db
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  22. Sikkens

    1. W0.15.65
      #b0a9d1
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  23. Crown Paint

    1. Purple Heart
      #c3b0de
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  24. Focoltone

    1. 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lavender Legend / KM3030-2
      #b1a2d2
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  26. Peintures MF

    1. Annapolis
      #afaad2
      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 42.5%

#b9aad8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9aad8 foreground

Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr Suess
<p style="color: #b9aad8">…</p>

#b9aad8 background

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="background-color: #b9aad8">…</p>

#b9aad8 shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9aad8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12167896
Binary
10111001, 10101010, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#b9aad8
LRV
≈ 44.0%
Closest short hex
#bad ΔE = 1.273
RGB
rgb(185, 170, 216)
RGBA
rgba(185, 170, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.324, g: 0.298, b: 0.378
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.667%, blue: 0.847%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4609320 / 0xffb9aad8
HSL
hsl(260, 37%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(260, 37%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 260° (259.565), saturation: 21% (0.213), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 259.565, saturation: 21.296%, perceived brightness: 70.715%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 278.320, S: 48.530, L: 72.243
Cubehelix
H: -106.041, S: 0.358, L: 0.704
TSL
T: -3.782, S: 0.049, L: 0.705
CMYK
cyan: 14% (0.144), magenta: 21% (0.213), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 46.774, Y: 44.022, Z: 70.985
xyY
x: 0.289, y: 0.272, Y: 44.022
CIELab
L: 72.243, a: 14.397, b: -21.277
CIELuv
L: 72.243, u: 5.180, v: -35.421
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.243, C: 25.690, H: 304.084
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.243, C: 35.798, H: 278.320
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.349, a: 9.729, b: -16.989
CIECAM02
J: 64.185, C: 27.350, h: 292.251, Q: 157.843, M: 23.917, s: 38.926, H: 329.333
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.195, jaune: -3.873, green: -1.303
LMS
L: 41.660, M: 42.249, S: 70.546
YCbCr
Y: 170.393, Cb: 145.974, Cr: 131.319
YCgCo
Y: 185.250, Cg: -15.250, Co: 38.500
YDbDr
Y: 179.729, Db: 54.568, Dr: -10.013
YPbPr
Y: 176.507, Pb: 21.275, Pr: 5.384
xvYCC
Y: 167.588, Cb: 146.689, Cr: 132.729
YIQ
Y: 179.729, I: -5.842, Q: 17.484
YUV
Y: 179.729, U: 17.851, V: 4.625
Munsell Color System
5P 7/8 ΔE = 1.491
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.972

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