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#b9aad9 Hex Color Code

#b9aad9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9aad9 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b9aad9 is comprised of 72.55% red, 66.67% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #b9aad9 has a hue of 259° (degrees), 38% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.33 nm.

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#b9aad9 linear gradient to complementary #c5d1b2

  1. #b9aad9
  2. #bcb1d3
  3. #beb7cc
  4. #c0bec6
  5. #c2c4bf
  6. #c4cbb9
  7. #c5d1b2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9789b6
  2. #a294c1
  3. #ad9fcd
  4. #b9aad9
  5. #c5b5e5
  6. #d0c1f1
  7. #dccdfd

Tones

  1. #b9aad9
  2. #bbaed5
  3. #bcb2d1
  4. #beb6ce
  5. #bfbaca
  6. #c1bec6
  7. #c2c2c2

Tints and Shades

#b9aad9 to white

  1. #b9aad9
  2. #c5b8df
  3. #d0c6e6
  4. #dcd4ec
  5. #e8e2f2
  6. #f3f0f9
  7. #ffffff

#b9aad9 to black

  1. #b9aad9
  2. #978bb1
  3. #776e8b
  4. #595266
  5. #3c3744
  6. #211f25
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Berger

    1. ★ Purpel possibility / 7160
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 0.384 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  2. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purpel possibility / 7160
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 0.384 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  3. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Possibility
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 0.384 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Grape Illusion / 1241
      #b8a9d6
      ΔE = 0.662 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  5. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1241
      #b8a9d6
      ΔE = 0.662 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  6. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-42-4 Velvet Touch
      #bcaadc
      ΔE = 1.031 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2092 C
      #b8acd6
      ΔE = 1.429 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. ★ 270
      #b5abd4
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 5 305 / Ultram.violett Dunkel 40
      #b8acd4
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 44/12
      #b4a4dc
      ΔE = 2.949 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 45.18.15
      #bfa5d5
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Smoke Bush P4-E2-3
      #b8a8d0
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. ★ Winged Victory P2-D2-3
      #bcb0e0
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Bee Orchid X25R50C
      #c0abd6
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Allium Flower R49C
      #b7aed6
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  12. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Amethyst Cream / 2071-50
      #c0aed8
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. ★ Heather Plum / 1396
      #beaed6
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. Heather Mist / 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Heather Mist 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  15. Taubmans

    1. Heather Delight / T08 21-3
      #b5a3d2
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. Elite / T56-6
      #ada5d4
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  16. Resene

    1. Perfume V80-048-300
      #c2a9db
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  17. Dupont

    1. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  18. Crown Paint

    1. Purple Heart
      #c3b0de
      ΔE = 2.716 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  19. Coronado Paint

    1. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  20. Sikkens

    1. W0.15.65
      #b0a9d1
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lavender Legend / KM3030-2
      #b1a2d2
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  22. Focoltone

    1. 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 40.2%

#b9aad9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9aad9 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #b9aad9">…</p>

#b9aad9 background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #b9aad9">…</p>

#b9aad9 shadow

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9aad9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12167897
Binary
10111001, 10101010, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#b9aad9
LRV
≈ 44.1%
Closest short hex
#bad ΔE = 1.053
RGB
rgb(185, 170, 217)
RGBA
rgba(185, 170, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.323, g: 0.297, b: 0.379
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.667%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4609319 / 0xffb9aad9
HSL
hsl(259, 38%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(259, 38%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 259° (259.149), saturation: 22% (0.217), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 259.149, saturation: 21.659%, perceived brightness: 70.769%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 278.004, S: 49.766, L: 72.278
Cubehelix
H: -106.430, S: 0.367, L: 0.705
TSL
T: -3.764, S: 0.050, L: 0.705
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.147), magenta: 22% (0.217), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 33% (0.333), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 46.904, Y: 44.073, Z: 71.668
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.271, Y: 44.073
CIELab
L: 72.278, a: 14.612, b: -21.772
CIELuv
L: 72.278, u: 5.099, v: -36.259
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.278, C: 26.221, H: 303.868
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.278, C: 36.616, H: 278.004
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.388, a: 9.935, b: -17.534
CIECAM02
J: 64.223, C: 27.854, h: 291.921, Q: 157.890, M: 24.358, s: 39.277, H: 329.130
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.198, jaune: -3.959, green: -1.315
LMS
L: 41.666, M: 42.250, S: 71.219
YCbCr
Y: 170.491, Cb: 146.413, Cr: 131.248
YCgCo
Y: 185.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: 38.250
YDbDr
Y: 179.843, Db: 55.901, Dr: -9.796
YPbPr
Y: 176.579, Pb: 21.775, Pr: 5.338
xvYCC
Y: 167.650, Cb: 147.128, Cr: 132.689
YIQ
Y: 179.843, I: -6.164, Q: 17.795
YUV
Y: 179.843, U: 18.287, V: 4.525
Munsell Color System
5P 7/8 ΔE = 1.631
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.071

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