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#b9abd9 Hex Color Code

#b9abd9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9abd9 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b9abd9 is comprised of 72.55% red, 67.06% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #b9abd9 has a hue of 258° (degrees), 38% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 383.03 nm.

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#b9abd9 linear gradient to complementary #c6d1b3

  1. #b9abd9
  2. #bcb1d3
  3. #beb8cd
  4. #c1bec6
  5. #c3c4c0
  6. #c4cbba
  7. #c6d1b3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9789b6
  2. #a295c1
  3. #ada0cd
  4. #b9abd9
  5. #c5b6e5
  6. #d1c2f1
  7. #dccefd

Tones

  1. #b9abd9
  2. #bbafd5
  3. #bcb3d1
  4. #beb7ce
  5. #bfbaca
  6. #c1bec6
  7. #c2c2c2

Tints and Shades

#b9abd9 to white

  1. #b9abd9
  2. #c5b9df
  3. #d0c6e6
  4. #dcd4ec
  5. #e8e2f2
  6. #f3f1f9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b9abd9 to black

  1. #b9abd9
  2. #978cb1
  3. #776f8b
  4. #595266
  5. #3c3844
  6. #211f25
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purpel possibility / 7160
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 0.539 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  2. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Possibility
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 0.539 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.860 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  3. Berger

    1. ★ Purpel possibility / 7160
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 0.539 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 4.655 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Grape Illusion / 1241
      #b8a9d6
      ΔE = 0.783 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 3.877 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  5. ECOS Paints

    1. ★ Grape Illusion (1241)
      #b8a9d6
      ΔE = 0.783 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Childish Wonder (1261)
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 3.877 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  6. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-42-4 Velvet Touch
      #bcaadc
      ΔE = 1.324 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 4.248 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  7. FolkArt

    1. ★ Lilac Ice / 4666
      #b5abd4
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. Purple Lilac / 439
      #bbb1d6
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 3.455 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  9. Plascon

    1. ★ Winged Victory P2-D2-3
      #bcb0e0
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. White Owl P1-D2-3
      #bcb4e8
      ΔE = 3.708 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  10. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Heather Plum / 1396
      #beaed6
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ Amethyst Cream / 2071-50
      #c0aed8
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  11. Nerolac

    1. ★ Brinjal Purple - 4196
      #b4a5d2
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Olympia - 2305
      #c0acd4
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  12. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Precocious Purple / 41D-2
      #bfb0d9
      ΔE = 2.236 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Dendrobium Bouquet / 42D-3
      #c8b2da
      ΔE = 4.134 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  13. Sikkens

    1. W0.15.65
      #b1a9d2
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. V9.11.69
      #bab5d3
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  14. KILZ

    1. Ginger Lily / A852
      #b5add3
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Candied Hearts / A772
      #c3acd2
      ΔE = 3.519 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  15. Behr

    1. Purple Gladiola MQ4-59
      #c1abd5
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Flower Girl P570-3
      #b7a1cf
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  16. Coronado Paint

    1. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 7152 - Teresa's True Color
      #baafcd
      ΔE = 4.164 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  17. Crown Paint

    1. Purple Heart
      #c3b0de
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  18. Dupont

    1. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. CAS699
      #b8a3cd
      ΔE = 3.325 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  19. Resene

    1. Perfume V80-048-300
      #c2a9db
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Moon Raker V81-036-295
      #c0b2d7
      ΔE = 3.288 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Heather Mist / 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Heather Mist 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Puturple / PPG1248-5
      #ada2ce
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  22. Focoltone

    1. 5007
      #bab1d7
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 3.080 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  23. Ressource Peintures

    1. Jacaranda / RSB30
      #b6accf
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Elite / T56-6
      #ada5d4
      ΔE = 3.072 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Cupcake Icing / T12 36.E3
      #beadd0
      ΔE = 3.169 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  25. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 3.106 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 3.203 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Teresa's True Color / 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  27. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lavender Legend / KM3030-2
      #b1a2d2
      ΔE = 3.239 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Purple Possibility / KM3029-2
      #c3b5dd
      ΔE = 3.829 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  28. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 3.296 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Purpling
      #bda6cd
      ΔE = 3.456 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  29. Dutch Boy

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 3.361 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Beauty Pageant
      #c6aed0
      ΔE = 4.781 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  30. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6256
      #c1b0d4
      ΔE = 3.364 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. 6262
      #a6a9d4
      ΔE = 4.751 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  31. Peintures MF

    1. Brouillard pourpre
      #b0a6cb
      ΔE = 3.407 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Splendeur violette
      #aba5c6
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  32. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bfb1d4
      ΔE = 3.425 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 4.757 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  33. RAL

    1. RAL 300 70 25
      #ada3d1
      ΔE = 3.425 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. RAL 300 70 20
      #aea6c9
      ΔE = 4.024 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  34. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7174T Bouquet Violet
      #bba5cc
      ΔE = 3.462 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
    2. 7184T Lavender Print
      #aaa0ca
      ΔE = 4.704 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  35. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R60B
      #c5b0e6
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. S 2020-R60B
      #b1a1c3
      ΔE = 5.059 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  36. Dulux

    1. Lilac Spring 2 / 40RB 43/233
      #bca5cc
      ΔE = 3.611 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
    2. 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 3.646 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
  37. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R50B
      #c7b2e3
      ΔE = 3.671 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R50B
      #b8a8c8
      ΔE = 4.011 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  38. Glidden

    1. Puturple / PPG1248-5
      #ada2ce
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Empress Lilac / 90BB 47/149
      #b7b2d1
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  39. Duron

    1. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 3.744 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  40. Devoe Paint

    1. Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 3.789 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  41. Tollens

    1. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 3.842 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
    2. T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 4.762 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  42. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 3.877 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. 1234
      #c1b1d0
      ΔE = 4.493 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  43. Asian Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a9a9d7
      ΔE = 3.895 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Edge Of Dawn / 7216
      #a4a9d8
      ΔE = 5.120 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  44. Beckers

    1. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 4.002 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 4.095 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  45. Crown Diamond

    1. 7344-42 Persian Violet
      #bea3ce
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7348-42 Serenity Mauve
      #aea0cc
      ΔE = 4.159 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  46. Sico

    1. 6028-42 Persian Violet
      #bea3ce
      ΔE = 4.028 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 6026-31 Fantasia
      #c4b3d6
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  47. Caran d'Ache

    1. 630 Ultramarine Violet
      #b0a0cc
      ΔE = 4.038 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  48. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10486
      #b8a4c8
      ΔE = 4.047 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. CF10474
      #c0b3d2
      ΔE = 4.565 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  49. California Paints

    1. DE 5969 - Purple Premiere
      #b9a0d2
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. DE 5961 - Tinted Iris
      #c4b7d8
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  50. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Purple Premiere / 1214
      #b9a0d2
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Tinted Iris / 1375
      #c4b7d8
      ΔE = 5.176 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  51. Chrysler

    1. Purple
      #c8b2da
      ΔE = 4.134 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  52. ProMarker

    1. Lilac
      #b1a1c8
      ΔE = 4.214 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
    2. Bluebell
      #acafe4
      ΔE = 4.499 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  53. Graham & Brown

    1. Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 4.221 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  54. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 4.240 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 4.438 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  55. Pantone / PMS

    1. 264
      #c4a6de
      ΔE = 4.298 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Pastel Violet 0631
      #cca9dd
      ΔE = 5.223 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  56. Valspar Paint

    1. Sassy Violet
      #acaed5
      ΔE = 4.321 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 4.746 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  57. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Lucius Lilac / Dechala Lilac
      #b69fcc
      ΔE = 4.387 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  58. General Paint

    1. Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 4.461 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  59. Caparol

    1. Orchidee 6
      #c0a4cc
      ΔE = 4.485 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 75 3 320 / Viola 15
      #b0a8c4
      ΔE = 5.128 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  60. Laura Ashley

    1. 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  61. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Violet Harmony 29-7
      #aba0cb
      ΔE = 4.512 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 5.024 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  62. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 4.757 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  63. Nippon Paint

    1. Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 4.781 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Millenia / NP PB 1444 P
      #b3adc9
      ΔE = 4.839 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  64. Bristol

    1. Purple Mystery / P096-C5
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 4.822 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  65. TRUMATCH

    1. 40-d
      #c0a2cb
      ΔE = 5.010 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
    2. 40-e2
      #c0aeca
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  66. ICI Paints

    1. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Purpling 40RB 43/233
      #b69ec7
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  67. Earthpaint

    1. 2-41-3 Easter Egg
      #b7b2ce
      ΔE = 5.101 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  68. Tikkurila

    1. X342 / Hyacinth
      #c4b3d1
      ΔE = 5.194 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  69. Pascol

    1. MilkyMauve PZ7090
      #bfb6d4
      ΔE = 5.227 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  70. Rodda Paint

    1. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 5.244 / LRV ≈ 47.8%

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#b9abd9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9abd9 foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #b9abd9">…</p>

#b9abd9 background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #b9abd9">…</p>

#b9abd9 shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9abd9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12168153
Binary
10111001, 10101011, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#b9abd9
LRV
≈ 44.4%
Closest short hex
#bad ΔE = 1.318
RGB
rgb(185, 171, 217)
RGBA
rgba(185, 171, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.323, g: 0.298, b: 0.379
RYB
red: 72.549%, yellow: 67.059%, blue: 85.098%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4609063 / 0xffb9abd9
HSL
hsl(258, 38%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(258, 38%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 258° (258.261), saturation: 21% (0.212), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 258.261, saturation: 21.198%, perceived brightness: 70.986%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 277.428, S: 49.325, L: 72.528
Cubehelix
H: -107.258, S: 0.361, L: 0.707
TSL
T: -3.727, S: 0.049, L: 0.708
CMYK
cyan: 15% (0.147), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 33% (0.329), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 47.092, Y: 44.450, Z: 71.731
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.272, Y: 44.450
CIELab
L: 72.528, a: 14.060, b: -21.391
CIELuv
L: 72.528, u: 4.638, v: -35.573
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 72.528, C: 25.598, H: 303.317
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 72.528, C: 35.874, H: 277.428
Hunter-Lab
L: 66.671, a: 9.409, b: -17.121
CIECAM02
J: 64.501, C: 27.374, h: 291.147, Q: 158.232, M: 23.938, s: 38.895, H: 328.656
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.195, jaune: -3.888, green: -1.238
LMS
L: 41.956, M: 42.757, S: 71.286
YCbCr
Y: 170.995, Cb: 146.122, Cr: 130.880
YCoCg
Y: 186.000, Cg: -15.000, Co: 38.250
YDbDr
Y: 180.430, Db: 55.018, Dr: -8.680
YPbPr
Y: 177.294, Pb: 21.390, Pr: 4.884
xvYCC
Y: 168.264, Cb: 146.790, Cr: 132.290
YIQ
Y: 180.430, I: -6.438, Q: 17.273
YUV
Y: 180.430, U: 17.998, V: 4.010
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 1.553
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.642

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