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#b9b6bd Hex Color Code

#b9b6bd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b6bd is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b9b6bd is comprised of 72.55% red, 71.37% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b6bd has a hue of 266° (degrees), 5% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 563.93 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #96939a
  2. #a29fa5
  3. #adaab1
  4. #b9b6bd
  5. #c5c2c9
  6. #d1ced5
  7. #dddae1

Tints and Shades

#b9b6bd to white

  1. #b9b6bd
  2. #c4c2c8
  3. #d0ced3
  4. #dbdade
  5. #e7e6e9
  6. #f3f3f4
  7. #ffffff

#b9b6bd to black

  1. #b9b6bd
  2. #97959b
  3. #77757a
  4. #58575a
  5. #3b3b3c
  6. #212021
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Cloudy Bay / T143-4
      #b9b7bf
      ΔE = 0.662 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Silhouette Grey / T12 38.C11
      #c2bac0
      ΔE = 2.574 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  2. Resene

    1. ★ Greywacke N82-007-288
      #bcb8be
      ΔE = 0.986 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ Misty Lavender N79-004-280
      #b6b5b9
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Twilight Cinders 4 / 50RB 48/051
      #bcb6bd
      ΔE = 1.057 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. ★ Brooklyn Nights 4
      #b8b7c1
      ΔE = 1.577 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  4. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Lady Orchard
      #bcb6be
      ΔE = 1.135 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ Wildflower / 10RB 49/062
      #bcb7bb
      ΔE = 1.674 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  5. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Quartz
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  6. Rackham

    1. ★ Polished Silver (49)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  7. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 22 B 19 - Soft blue
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  8. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Polished Silver (9054)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  9. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Silver (997)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  10. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Mithril Silver
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  11. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Mithril Silver / Silver (052)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.277 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Ascot Gray
      #bcb7bc
      ΔE = 1.289 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. ★ Tractor Gray Tractor
      #b8bac1
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  13. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 41-g5
      #bdb9c1
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. 45-g5
      #c2bdc3
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  14. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gentility 30-26
      #beb9c1
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  15. Brillux

    1. ★ 45.06.12
      #bebac1
      ΔE = 1.581 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. ★ 45.06.15
      #b4b1b7
      ΔE = 1.921 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  16. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-43-3 Damask
      #bbb8c2
      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 5-45-3 Old Village
      #c0b9c4
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  17. Homebase

    1. ★ Lady Grey
      #bbbabf
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10717
      #b6b2b7
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  19. Glidden

    1. ★ Grey Heather
      #bbb9c3
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  20. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Blue Pool / NP N 1972 P
      #b4b5ba
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Suede Shoes / NP N 1958 P
      #bdbcc4
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  21. Beckers

    1. ★ Havsbris 758 / S 2503-B07G
      #b9bac0
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  22. CIL

    1. ★ Wildflower
      #b9b7c2
      ΔE = 1.919 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Silver Mauve
      #c1b8c0
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  23. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ 1317
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  24. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Let It Rain / 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Buffed Plum / 1317
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  25. Little Greene

    1. ★ Summer Cloud
      #b3b1b7
      ΔE = 2.024 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Silver Bullet / 1162
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  27. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6381 - Silver Bullet
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 2.046 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  28. Berger

    1. ★ October Sky / 8250
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  29. Scib Paints

    1. ★ October Sky / 8250
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 2.071 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  30. Olympic

    1. ★ Victorian Iris C42-3
      #b8b3be
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Hi-Ho-Silver D46-3
      #b1b5bd
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  31. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-3903 TPG
      #c0b9c2
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. 14-3903 TCX
      #c3babf
      ΔE = 2.995 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  32. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Misty Morning Dew
      #bbb9c4
      ΔE = 2.183 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Frisky Whiskers X1R1C
      #b5b1b5
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  33. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Little Lilac 30RB 49/042
      #b3b0b7
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
    2. ★ 4324 Lady Orchid 50RB 48/051
      #b6b0b8
      ΔE = 2.242 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  34. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Apple Blossom Time 8209
      #c0b7be
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Romantic Light 8217
      #beb7ba
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  35. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Apple Blossom Time / 8209
      #c0b7be
      ΔE = 2.215 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Romantic Light / 8217
      #beb7ba
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  36. Sto

    1. ★ 34123
      #bbb3bd
      ΔE = 2.238 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  37. Behr

    1. ★ Rare Orchid FF50-1
      #b8bac3
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 660E-3 Foxgloves
      #c1bbc5
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Veiled Violet - 6268
      #bdb5b9
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Swanky Gray - 6261
      #b5b1b5
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  39. Kelly-Moore

    1. Pashmina / KM3771-1
      #b9b6b8
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Lap of Luxury / KM3045-2
      #b4b0bb
      ΔE = 2.768 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
  40. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1454
      #babbbf
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Model Master 1453
      #bbbcbf
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  41. Caparol

    1. 26/18
      #b4b8c0
      ΔE = 2.449 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 75 2 92 / Jura 45
      #b0b0b8
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  42. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 3005-R50B
      #b1b4ba
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  43. Coronado Paint

    1. 7185 - Hyacinth Haze
      #bbb5c1
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 8250 - October Sky
      #b5b7ba
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  44. Porter Paints

    1. Silver Bells / 540-4
      #b8b4b6
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Ash Grove / 542-4
      #bab3bf
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  45. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Silver Bells 540-4
      #b8b4b6
      ΔE = 2.541 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Ash Grove 542-4
      #bab3bf
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  46. Tikkurila

    1. 4887
      #c2bac2
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. 4988
      #b2b5b8
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  47. GM / General Motors

    1. Light Silver
      #bebdc5
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  48. Vista Paint

    1. Romantic Light
      #beb5b9
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Pashmina
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  49. Duron

    1. Online
      #b2b6bf
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Mystical Shade
      #c2b9be
      ΔE = 2.780 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  50. Albany Paint

    1. Seal
      #b9b9bb
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  51. Bristol

    1. Timeless Lilac / P101-C4
      #b1b1bb
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. Silver Berry / P100-C4
      #c3b9c0
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  52. Focoltone

    1. 2250
      #b8babd
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  53. Marston & Langinger

    1. Wood Ash
      #bababc
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  54. Sico

    1. 6173-31 Powdered Iron
      #bcbdc2
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  55. Teknos

    1. PR320
      #b5b9c3
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  56. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4201P Gray Dawning
      #b9b7b8
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  57. Benjamin Moore

    1. After the Rain / 1452
      #c2babe
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 50.3%

#b9b6bd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b6bd foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #b9b6bd">…</p>

#b9b6bd background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #b9b6bd">…</p>

#b9b6bd shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b6bd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12170941
Binary
10111001, 10110110, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#b9b6bd
LRV
≈ 47.4%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 4.197
RGB
rgb(185, 182, 189)
RGBA
rgba(185, 182, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.327, b: 0.340
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.714%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4606275 / 0xffb9b6bd
HSL
hsl(266, 5%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(266, 5%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 266° (265.714), saturation: 4% (0.037), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 265.714, saturation: 3.704%, perceived brightness: 72.043%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 284.071, S: 7.612, L: 74.473
Cubehelix
H: -100.226, S: 0.056, L: 0.720
TSL
T: -4.028, S: 0.008, L: 0.720
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.021), magenta: 4% (0.037), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 45.919, Y: 47.444, Z: 54.873
xyY
x: 0.310, y: 0.320, Y: 47.444
CIELab
L: 74.473, a: 2.363, b: -3.170
CIELuv
L: 74.473, u: 1.290, v: -5.146
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.473, C: 3.954, H: 306.706
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.473, C: 5.305, H: 284.071
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.880, a: -1.541, b: 0.983
CIECAM02
J: 66.677, C: 5.592, h: 284.473, Q: 160.879, M: 4.890, s: 17.434, H: 324.649
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.098, jaune: -0.707, green: -0.010
LMS
L: 45.120, M: 48.563, S: 54.745
YCbCr
Y: 173.795, Cb: 130.629, Cr: 128.820
YCgCo
Y: 184.500, Cg: -2.500, Co: 45.250
YDbDr
Y: 183.695, Db: 7.981, Dr: -2.480
YPbPr
Y: 183.143, Pb: 3.155, Pr: 1.178
xvYCC
Y: 173.288, Cb: 130.771, Cr: 129.035
YIQ
Y: 183.695, I: -0.462, Q: 2.812
YUV
Y: 183.695, U: 2.612, V: 1.145
Munsell Color System
5P 7/2 ΔE = 2.178
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.894

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