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#b9b5e5 Hex Color Code

#b9b5e5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b5e5 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b9b5e5 is comprised of 72.55% red, 70.98% green and 89.8% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b5e5 has a hue of 245° (degrees), 48% saturation and 80% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 459.22 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#b9b5e5 linear gradient to complementary #d6dbbf

  1. #b9b5e5
  2. #bfbbdf
  3. #c4c2d9
  4. #c9c8d2
  5. #cececc
  6. #d2d5c6
  7. #d6dbbf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9592c0
  2. #a19dcc
  3. #ada9d9
  4. #b9b5e5
  5. #c5c1f2
  6. #d2cdfe
  7. #dedaff

Tones

  1. #b9b5e5
  2. #bdb9e1
  3. #c0bddd
  4. #c4c1d9
  5. #c7c5d5
  6. #cac9d1
  7. #cdcdcd

Tints and Shades

#b9b5e5 to white

  1. #b9b5e5
  2. #c5c1e9
  3. #d1cdee
  4. #dcd9f2
  5. #e8e6f6
  6. #f3f2fb
  7. #ffffff

#b9b5e5 to black

  1. #b9b5e5
  2. #9794bb
  3. #777592
  4. #59576c
  5. #3c3a47
  6. #212026
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2705 U
      #b9b6e9
      ΔE = 0.859 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 280 / Lavendel 55
      #b4b4e4
      ΔE = 1.166 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. 2255
      #b4b4dc
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ White Owl P1-D2-3
      #bcb4e8
      ΔE = 1.386 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Evening Moon B7-D2-3
      #b4b4ec
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  5. Duron

    1. ★ Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 2.618 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  7. Taubmans

    1. Davenport / T56-5
      #b7afda
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  9. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  10. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 46.2%

#b9b5e5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b5e5 foreground

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="color: #b9b5e5">…</p>

#b9b5e5 background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #b9b5e5">…</p>

#b9b5e5 shadow

There's no retirement for an artist, it's your way of living so there's no end to it.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b5e5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12170725
Binary
10111001, 10110101, 11100101
Hexadecimal
#b9b5e5
LRV
≈ 49.0%
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 2.285
RGB
rgb(185, 181, 229)
RGBA
rgba(185, 181, 229, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.311, g: 0.304, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.710%, blue: 0.898%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4606491 / 0xffb9b5e5
HSL
hsl(245, 48%, 80%)
HSLA
hsla(245, 48%, 80%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 245° (245.000), saturation: 21% (0.210), value: 90% (0.898)
HSP
hue: 245.000, saturation: 20.961%, perceived brightness: 73.828%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 268.833, S: 61.110, L: 75.463
Cubehelix
H: -119.011, S: 0.424, L: 0.735
TSL
T: -3.155, S: 0.049, L: 0.736
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.192), magenta: 21% (0.210), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.102)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 10% (0.102)
XYZ
X: 50.671, Y: 49.019, Z: 80.905
xyY
x: 0.281, y: 0.271, Y: 49.019
CIELab
L: 75.463, a: 11.188, b: -23.454
CIELuv
L: 75.463, u: -0.789, v: -38.714
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.463, C: 25.986, H: 295.503
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.463, C: 38.722, H: 268.833
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.013, a: 6.664, b: -19.505
CIECAM02
J: 67.800, C: 29.010, h: 280.226, Q: 162.228, M: 25.369, s: 39.545, H: 322.172
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.197, jaune: -4.205, green: -0.626
LMS
L: 45.051, M: 48.050, S: 80.381
YCbCr
Y: 177.211, Cb: 148.480, Cr: 126.348
YCgCo
Y: 194.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: 35.250
YDbDr
Y: 187.668, Db: 62.184, Dr: 5.084
YPbPr
Y: 185.308, Pb: 23.540, Pr: -0.208
xvYCC
Y: 175.147, Cb: 148.678, Cr: 127.817
YIQ
Y: 187.668, I: -13.038, Q: 15.780
YUV
Y: 187.668, U: 20.341, V: -2.340
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 2.722
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.982

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