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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

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

#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 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Quantum Haze 70BB 50/110
      #afb5c8
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 0.723 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 2.732 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 5295 XGC
      #b9b6c8
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. 14-3905 TPG
      #c0bdd1
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  4. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 0.994 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  5. Beckers

    1. ★ Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 1.079 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.101 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.101 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  8. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 1.133 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ T2198-5
      #bdb8c8
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  9. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 1.263 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 1.273 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ Heather Ashes / NP PB 1455 P
      #b7b2c8
      ΔE = 1.578 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  11. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 1.307 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Cloudberry C43-3
      #b6b3c0
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  12. Behr

    1. ★ Sweet Dreams EIC-34
      #b6b7c9
      ΔE = 1.437 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. ★ Dreamy PIC-34
      #b3b4c7
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  13. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Morepork B76-012-284
      #b8b5c2
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  14. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  16. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7358-31 Tempo Guisto
      #b6b3ca
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  17. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301-Y72R
      #b8b8c8
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 77 3 300 / Amethyst 20
      #b4b0c8
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  18. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Violet Crush / 1288
      #b9b2c4
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ Violet Beauty / 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  20. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1288
      #b9b2c4
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. ★ 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  21. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R50B
      #bdb6ce
      ΔE = 1.905 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ A Stitch in Time X85R181D
      #b2b2c5
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. ★ Purple Freedom
      #b5b1c8
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Precocious Purple / 90BB 46/132
      #b4b1c3
      ΔE = 2.020 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c2bbd3
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  24. General Paint

    1. ★ Swazi / CL 2473W
      #c0b9ca
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  25. Bristol

    1. ★ Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  26. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  27. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  28. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  29. Dulux

    1. Midnight Iris 3
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  30. Dutch Boy

    1. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Darlington
      #bab0c3
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  31. Sico

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 2.355 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. Province / KM3051-1
      #bfbccd
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Hyacinth Haze / KM3044-1
      #bdb8c5
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  33. Ralph Lauren

    1. Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  34. Berger

    1. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. Province
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  36. Scib Paints

    1. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  37. CIL

    1. Foggy Promenade
      #c1bcd1
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Silver Night
      #beb9c6
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  38. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Spring Lilac / PPG1170-4
      #b1b3cb
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Timeless Lilac / PPG1169-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  39. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  40. Taubmans

    1. Old Mystic / T59-4
      #b0b1c7
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Mulberry Bush / T12 38.D10
      #afb2c6
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  41. Glidden

    1. Antique Violet / 50BB 46/091
      #b0b4c7
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. Timeless Lilac / PPG1169-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  42. Focoltone

    1. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  43. Sikkens

    1. W0.08.71
      #c2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  44. Porter Paints

    1. Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Timeless Lilac / 445-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  45. Brillux

    1. 48.09.15
      #b4aec4
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 44.0%

#b9b6ca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b6ca foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

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

#b9b6ca background

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

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #b9b6ca">…</p>

#b9b6ca shadow

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

Francis Bacon
<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
LRV
≈ 48.0%
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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