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

#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 / #fff

#b9aad9 to black

  1. #b9aad9
  2. #978bb1
  3. #776e8b
  4. #595266
  5. #3c3744
  6. #211f25
  7. #000000 / #000

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. Glidden

    1. ★ Night Magic Violet / 03RB 42/220
      #b3a7d3
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  9. 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%
  10. Nerolac

    1. ★ Brinjal Purple - 4196
      #b4a5d2
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Olympia - 2305
      #c0acd4
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  11. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 45.18.15
      #bfa5d5
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  12. 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%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Bee Orchid X25R50C
      #c0abd6
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Allium Flower R49C
      #b7aed6
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  14. 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%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Heather Mist 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  16. Porter Paints

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

    1. W0.15.65
      #b1a9d2
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  18. 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%
  19. Resene

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

    1. Purple Gladiola MQ4-59
      #c1abd5
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  21. Clark+Kensington

    1. Precocious Purple / 41D-2
      #bfb0d9
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  22. Dupont

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

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

    1. Ginger Lily / A852
      #b5add3
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  26. Kelly-Moore

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

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

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#b9aad9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9aad9 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: #b9aad9">…</p>

#b9aad9 background

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b9aad9">…</p>

#b9aad9 shadow

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<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: 72.549%, yellow: 66.667%, blue: 85.098%
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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