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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 / #fff

#b9b5e5 to black

  1. #b9b5e5
  2. #9794bb
  3. #777592
  4. #59576c
  5. #3c3a47
  6. #212026
  7. #000000 / #000

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

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

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

#b9b5e5 background

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="background-color: #b9b5e5">…</p>

#b9b5e5 shadow

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="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: 72.549%, yellow: 70.980%, blue: 89.804%
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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