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#b9afdb Hex Color Code

#b9afdb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9afdb is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b9afdb is comprised of 72.55% red, 68.63% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #b9afdb has a hue of 254° (degrees), 38% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 442.49 nm.

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#b9afdb linear gradient to complementary #cbd3b7

  1. #b9afdb
  2. #bdb5d5
  3. #c0bbcf
  4. #c3c1c9
  5. #c6c7c3
  6. #c9cdbd
  7. #cbd3b7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #968db7
  2. #a298c3
  3. #ada3cf
  4. #b9afdb
  5. #c5bbe7
  6. #d1c6f3
  7. #ddd2ff

Tones

  1. #b9afdb
  2. #bbb3d7
  3. #bdb6d4
  4. #bfbad0
  5. #c1becc
  6. #c3c1c9
  7. #c5c5c5

Tints and Shades

#b9afdb to white

  1. #b9afdb
  2. #c5bce1
  3. #d0c9e7
  4. #dcd6ed
  5. #e8e4f3
  6. #f3f1f9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b9afdb to black

  1. #b9afdb
  2. #978fb3
  3. #77718c
  4. #595467
  5. #3c3945
  6. #211f25
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Davenport / T56-5
      #b7afda
      ΔE = 0.581 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Bridesmaid Dress / T12 37.E3
      #aeb1d8
      ΔE = 3.546 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 300 / Amethyst 85
      #bcb0d8
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. 80 4 310 / Atmo 15
      #bcb4d8
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 5007
      #bab1d7
      ΔE = 1.646 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. 5018
      #afa4cf
      ΔE = 4.027 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Precocious Purple / 41D-2
      #bfb0d9
      ΔE = 1.713 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Dendrobium Bouquet / 42D-3
      #c8b2da
      ΔE = 3.922 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270
      #b5abd4
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 7444
      #c2bad9
      ΔE = 4.888 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  6. KILZ

    1. ★ Ginger Lily / A852
      #b5add3
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Candied Hearts / A772
      #c3acd2
      ΔE = 3.948 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  7. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Heather Plum / 1396
      #beaed6
      ΔE = 1.962 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ Amethyst Cream / 2071-50
      #c0aed8
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ Freesia Purple 630B-4
      #b4b0d7
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Pixie Violet 620B-4
      #adb1d5
      ΔE = 4.162 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Beauty Pageant
      #c6aed0
      ΔE = 4.937 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Purpel possibility / 7160
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. Petal Soft / 7208
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.605 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Purple Possibility
      #baaad8
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. Petal Soft
      #aaabda
      ΔE = 3.605 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
  12. Brillux

    1. ★ 48.15.15
      #b5aad2
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
    2. 51.15.15
      #aba9da
      ΔE = 3.597 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Grape Illusion / 1241
      #b8a9d6
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Childish Wonder / 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 3.574 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
  14. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  15. Crown Paint

    1. Purple Heart
      #c3b0de
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  16. Resene

    1. Moon Raker V81-036-295
      #c0b2d7
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Perfume V80-048-300
      #c2a9db
      ΔE = 3.953 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  17. Coronado Paint

    1. 7160 - Purple Possibility
      #b0aad3
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 5.171 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  18. Sikkens

    1. W0.15.65
      #b1a9d2
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
    2. W7.14.64
      #bea8ce
      ΔE = 4.101 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  19. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-42-4 Velvet Touch
      #bcaadc
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. 1-40-4 Mystic Orchid
      #a9abde
      ΔE = 4.082 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  20. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bfb1d4
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 3.557 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Possibility / KM3029-2
      #c3b5dd
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 3.888 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  22. Plascon

    1. Smoke Bush P4-E2-3
      #b8a8d0
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 42.7%
    2. Crescent Moon P5-D2-3
      #c8b0dc
      ΔE = 3.849 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6256
      #c1b0d4
      ΔE = 3.055 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 4.366 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  24. Beckers

    1. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 3.271 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Isglass 738 / 2215-R86B
      #afa9ca
      ΔE = 4.110 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  25. CIL

    1. Night Magic
      #ada9d1
      ΔE = 3.318 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
    2. Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 5.098 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  26. Dupont

    1. CAS683
      #afa6d2
      ΔE = 3.408 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
    2. CAS675
      #afa7cb
      ΔE = 3.941 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 3.445 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Magical - 6829
      #c0afd0
      ΔE = 3.679 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  28. Nerolac

    1. Brinjal Purple - 4196
      #b4a5d2
      ΔE = 3.499 / LRV ≈ 41.3%
    2. Burple - 2347
      #a8b3de
      ΔE = 5.197 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  29. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 3.557 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  30. Glidden

    1. Empress Lilac / 90BB 47/149
      #b7b2d1
      ΔE = 3.566 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c4badd
      ΔE = 4.456 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  31. Tollens

    1. T2099-1
      #c5b2d7
      ΔE = 3.573 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. T2097-2
      #aba8cf
      ΔE = 3.911 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  32. Colortrend

    1. 1261
      #aaabd8
      ΔE = 3.574 / LRV ≈ 42.6%
    2. 1234
      #c1b1d0
      ΔE = 4.097 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  33. Valspar Paint

    1. Sassy Violet
      #acaed5
      ΔE = 3.581 / LRV ≈ 43.8%
    2. Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  34. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R50B
      #c7b2e3
      ΔE = 3.581 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 4.551 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  35. Dulux

    1. 03RB 42/220
      #aca9d0
      ΔE = 3.608 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Lilac Spring 2 / 40RB 43/233
      #bca5cc
      ΔE = 4.694 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  36. Nippon Paint

    1. Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 3.628 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 5.160 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  37. Sico

    1. 6026-31 Fantasia
      #c4b3d6
      ΔE = 3.659 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  38. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 3.714 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  39. Berger

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 3.775 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Terea's True Colou / 7152
      #c2b0d1
      ΔE = 3.915 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  40. ICI Paints

    1. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 3.842 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Viola 42RB 53/176
      #c5b4d1
      ΔE = 5.080 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  41. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R60B
      #c5b0e6
      ΔE = 3.864 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 4.511 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  42. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10474
      #c0b3d2
      ΔE = 3.867 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. CF10466
      #aea5c6
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  43. Asian Paints

    1. Petal Soft / 7208
      #a9a9d7
      ΔE = 3.873 / LRV ≈ 41.7%
    2. Edge Of Dawn / 7216
      #a4a9d8
      ΔE = 4.975 / LRV ≈ 41.2%
  44. Chrysler

    1. Purple
      #c8b2da
      ΔE = 3.922 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  45. Peintures MF

    1. Brouillard pourpre
      #b0a6cb
      ΔE = 3.961 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
    2. Splendeur violette
      #aba5c6
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  46. Devoe Paint

    1. Night Magic / 03RB 42/220
      #b0a8ca
      ΔE = 3.995 / LRV ≈ 41.5%
  47. Laura Ashley

    1. 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 4.084 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  48. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Heather Mist 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 4.089 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 4.901 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  49. Porter Paints

    1. Heather Mist / 144-5
      #b2a4d7
      ΔE = 4.089 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. Pretty Purple / 243-4
      #c3b5d0
      ΔE = 5.219 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  50. California Paints

    1. DE 5961 - Tinted Iris
      #c4b7d8
      ΔE = 4.221 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. DE 5947 - Playful Purple
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  51. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Tinted Iris / 1375
      #c4b7d8
      ΔE = 4.221 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. Playful Purple / 1308
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 5.133 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  52. Pascol

    1. MilkyMauve PZ7090
      #bfb6d4
      ΔE = 4.222 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  53. Earthpaint

    1. 2-41-3 Easter Egg
      #b7b2ce
      ΔE = 4.294 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 4.553 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  54. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Teresa's True Color / 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  55. Rodda Paint

    1. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 4.352 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  56. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7174T Bouquet Violet
      #bba5cc
      ΔE = 4.548 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  57. Duron

    1. Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 4.548 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Wisteria
      #cbb5d9
      ΔE = 5.007 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  58. Graham & Brown

    1. Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 4.621 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  59. General Paint

    1. Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 4.651 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  60. Tikkurila

    1. X342 / Hyacinth
      #c4b3d1
      ΔE = 4.715 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  61. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-f1
      #bfb9d7
      ΔE = 4.761 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. 40-e2
      #c0aeca
      ΔE = 5.108 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  62. Testors

    1. Testors 1234
      #a3a9d5
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 41.0%
  63. Crown Diamond

    1. 7349-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 5.233 / LRV ≈ 45.9%

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#b9afdb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9afdb foreground

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #b9afdb">…</p>

#b9afdb background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b9afdb">…</p>

#b9afdb shadow

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9afdb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12169179
Binary
10111001, 10101111, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#b9afdb
LRV
≈ 46.1%
Closest short hex
#bad ΔE = 2.481
RGB
rgb(185, 175, 219)
RGBA
rgba(185, 175, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.320, g: 0.302, b: 0.378
RYB
red: 72.549%, yellow: 68.627%, blue: 85.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4608037 / 0xffb9afdb
HSL
hsl(254, 38%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(254, 38%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 254° (253.636), saturation: 20% (0.201), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 253.636, saturation: 20.091%, perceived brightness: 71.967%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 274.378, S: 50.064, L: 73.603
Cubehelix
H: -111.499, S: 0.358, L: 0.717
TSL
T: -3.528, S: 0.046, L: 0.718
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.155), magenta: 20% (0.201), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 31% (0.314), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 48.121, Y: 46.088, Z: 73.365
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.275, Y: 46.088
CIELab
L: 73.603, a: 12.287, b: -20.849
CIELuv
L: 73.603, u: 2.641, v: -34.495
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 73.603, C: 24.200, H: 300.513
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 73.603, C: 34.596, H: 274.378
Hunter-Lab
L: 67.888, a: 7.720, b: -16.551
CIECAM02
J: 65.702, C: 26.515, h: 287.216, Q: 159.698, M: 23.187, s: 38.104, H: 326.279
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.189, jaune: -3.774, green: -0.957
LMS
L: 43.148, M: 44.825, S: 72.918
YCbCr
Y: 173.207, Cb: 145.836, Cr: 129.266
YCoCg
Y: 188.500, Cg: -13.500, Co: 37.750
YDbDr
Y: 183.006, Db: 54.152, Dr: -3.782
YPbPr
Y: 180.298, Pb: 20.850, Pr: 2.976
xvYCC
Y: 170.844, Cb: 146.315, Cr: 130.614
YIQ
Y: 183.006, I: -8.178, Q: 15.804
YUV
Y: 183.006, U: 17.714, V: 1.750
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/6 ΔE = 1.492
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.145

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