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#b9b6ca Hex Color Code

#b9b6ca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b6ca is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b9b6ca is comprised of 72.55% red, 71.37% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b6ca has a hue of 249° (degrees), 16% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 452.17 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#b9b6ca linear gradient to complementary #c6c8b8

  1. #b9b6ca
  2. #bbb9c7
  3. #bebcc4
  4. #c0bfc1
  5. #c2c2be
  6. #c4c5bb
  7. #c6c8b8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9693a6
  2. #a19fb2
  3. #adaabe
  4. #b9b6ca
  5. #c5c2d6
  6. #d1cee2
  7. #dddaef

Tints and Shades

#b9b6ca to White

  1. #b9b6ca
  2. #c4c2d3
  3. #d0cedb
  4. #dcdae4
  5. #e7e6ed
  6. #f3f3f6
  7. #ffffff

#b9b6ca to Black

  1. #b9b6ca
  2. #9795a5
  3. #777582
  4. #585760
  5. #3b3b40
  6. #212023
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 0.662
    2. Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 2.988
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 0.723
    2. 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 2.732
  3. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 0.994
    2. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 2.928
  4. Beckers

    1. ★ Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 1.079
    2. Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.886
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.101
    2. ★ DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 1.887
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.101
    2. ★ Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 1.887
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 1.133
    2. ★ T2198-5
      #bdb8c8
      ΔE = 1.795
  8. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 1.263
  9. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 1.273
    2. ★ Heather Ashes / NP PB 1455 P
      #b7b2c8
      ΔE = 1.578
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 1.307
    2. Cloudberry C43-3
      #b6b3c0
      ΔE = 2.849
  11. Behr

    1. ★ Sweet Dreams EIC-34
      #b6b7c9
      ΔE = 1.437
    2. ★ Dreamy PIC-34
      #b3b4c7
      ΔE = 1.669
  12. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 1.463
    2. Morepork B76-012-284
      #b8b5c2
      ΔE = 2.605
  13. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 1.491
  14. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7358-31 Tempo Guisto
      #b6b3ca
      ΔE = 1.504
    2. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.804
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301-Y72R
      #b8b8c8
      ΔE = 1.772
    2. 77 3 300 / Amethyst 20
      #b4b0c8
      ΔE = 2.522
  16. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 1.888
  17. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Violet Crush / 1288
      #b9b2c4
      ΔE = 1.900
    2. ★ Violet Beauty / 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 2.093
  18. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1288
      #b9b2c4
      ΔE = 1.900
    2. ★ 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 2.093
  19. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R50B
      #bdb6ce
      ΔE = 1.905
  20. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Precocious Purple / 90BB 46/132
      #b4b1c3
      ΔE = 2.020
    2. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c2bbd3
      ΔE = 2.900
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Purple Freedom
      #b5b1c8
      ΔE = 2.035
  22. General Paint

    1. ★ Swazi / CL 2473W
      #c0b9ca
      ΔE = 2.165
    2. Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 2.309
  23. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 2.234
  24. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.291
  25. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.291
  26. Dulux

    1. Midnight Iris 3
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 2.309
    2. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 2.784
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 2.335
    2. Darlington
      #bab0c3
      ΔE = 2.781
  28. Sico

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 2.355
  29. Kelly-Moore

    1. Province / KM3051-1
      #bfbccd
      ΔE = 2.387
    2. Hyacinth Haze / KM3044-1
      #bdb8c5
      ΔE = 2.761
  30. Ralph Lauren

    1. Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 2.415
  31. Berger

    1. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.465
  32. Vista Paint

    1. Province
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.465
  33. Scib Paints

    1. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.465
  34. CIL

    1. Foggy Promenade
      #c1bcd1
      ΔE = 2.471
    2. Silver Night
      #beb9c6
      ΔE = 2.877
  35. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 2.504
  36. Taubmans

    1. Old Mystic / T59-4
      #b0b1c7
      ΔE = 2.530
    2. Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 2.662
  37. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 2.659
  38. Sikkens

    1. W0.08.71
      #c2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.723
  39. Porter Paints

    1. Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 2.731
    2. Timeless Lilac / 445-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.815
  40. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Spring Lilac 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 2.731
    2. Timeless Lilac 445-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.815
  41. Brillux

    1. 48.09.15
      #b4aec4
      ΔE = 2.904

#b9b6ca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b6ca foreground

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #b9b6ca">…</p>

#b9b6ca background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #b9b6ca">…</p>

#b9b6ca shadow

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b6ca">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12170954
Binary
10111001, 10110110, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#b9b6ca
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 2.138
RGB
rgb(185, 182, 202)
RGBA
rgba(185, 182, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.325, g: 0.320, b: 0.355
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.714%, blue: 0.792%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4606262 / 0xffb9b6ca
HSL
hsl(249, 16%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(249, 16%%, 75%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 249° (249.000), saturation: 10% (0.099), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 249.000, saturation: 9.901%, perceived brightness: 72.659%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 271.775, S: 23.917, L: 74.847
Cubehelix
H: -115.608, S: 0.169, L: 0.726
TSL
T: -3.326, S: 0.021, L: 0.726
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.084), magenta: 10% (0.099), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 47.394, Y: 48.034, Z: 62.640
xyY
x: 0.300, y: 0.304, Y: 48.034
CIELab
L: 74.847, a: 4.910, b: -9.707
CIELuv
L: 74.847, u: 0.484, v: -15.617
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.847, C: 10.878, H: 296.830
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.847, C: 15.624, H: 271.775
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.307, a: 0.777, b: -5.072
CIECAM02
J: 67.106, C: 13.812, h: 281.215, Q: 161.395, M: 12.078, s: 27.356, H: 322.744
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.130, jaune: -1.816, green: -0.204
LMS
L: 45.193, M: 48.574, S: 62.396
YCbCr
Y: 175.069, Cb: 136.336, Cr: 127.897
YCgCo
Y: 187.750, Cg: -5.750, Co: 42.000
YDbDr
Y: 185.177, Db: 25.310, Dr: 0.341
YPbPr
Y: 184.079, Pb: 9.655, Pr: 0.580
xvYCC
Y: 174.091, Cb: 136.481, Cr: 128.509
YIQ
Y: 185.177, I: -4.638, Q: 6.857
YUV
Y: 185.177, U: 8.280, V: -0.155
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/4 ΔE = 1.962
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.906

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