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#b9b7dc Hex Color Code

#b9b7dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b7dc is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b9b7dc is comprised of 72.55% red, 71.76% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b7dc has a hue of 243° (degrees), 35% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 461.03 nm.

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#b9b7dc linear gradient to complementary #d2d5be

  1. #b9b7dc
  2. #bebcd7
  3. #c2c1d2
  4. #c6c6cd
  5. #cacbc8
  6. #ced0c3
  7. #d2d5be

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9594b7
  2. #a19fc3
  3. #adabd0
  4. #b9b7dc
  5. #c5c3e9
  6. #d2cff5
  7. #dedcff

Tones

  1. #b9b7dc
  2. #bcbad9
  3. #bfbdd6
  4. #c2c0d3
  5. #c5c4d0
  6. #c7c7cd
  7. #cacaca

Tints and Shades

#b9b7dc to white

  1. #b9b7dc
  2. #c5c3e2
  3. #d0cfe8
  4. #dcdaee
  5. #e8e7f3
  6. #f3f3f9
  7. #ffffff

#b9b7dc to black

  1. #b9b7dc
  2. #9796b4
  3. #77768d
  4. #595868
  5. #3c3b45
  6. #212025
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 0.900 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  2. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  6. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  7. Homebase

    1. ★ Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  8. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 1.765 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 7444
      #c2bad9
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  10. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 1.809 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  11. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lillian / T57-4
      #b3b2d8
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  13. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  14. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 2.148 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 6 270 / Aquarell 45
      #b0b4dc
      ΔE = 2.261 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 2.677 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  17. CIL

    1. Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 2.303 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  18. Sikkens

    1. V9.11.69
      #bbb5d3
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. W0.10.70
      #bfb9d6
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  19. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-f1
      #bfb9d7
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  20. Behr

    1. 630A-3 Weeping Wisteria
      #bfbcdb
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  21. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  22. Focoltone

    1. 5007
      #bab1d7
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  23. Brillux

    1. 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  24. Resene

    1. Melrose V83-038-291
      #c3b9dd
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  25. Glidden

    1. Empress Lilac / 90BB 47/149
      #b7b2d1
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c4badd
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  26. Berger

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. Lilac Lake
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  29. Asian Paints

    1. Reverie / 7051
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  30. California Paints

    1. DE 5947 - Playful Purple
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Playful Purple / 1308
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  32. Colortrend

    1. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  33. Diamond Vogel

    1. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 46.5%

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#b9b7dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b7dc foreground

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #b9b7dc">…</p>

#b9b7dc background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b9b7dc">…</p>

#b9b7dc 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 #b9b7dc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171228
Binary
10111001, 10110111, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#b9b7dc
LRV
≈ 49.3%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 1.629
RGB
rgb(185, 183, 220)
RGBA
rgba(185, 183, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.315, g: 0.311, b: 0.374
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.718%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605988 / 0xffb9b7dc
HSL
hsl(243, 35%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(243, 35%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 243° (243.243), saturation: 17% (0.168), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 243.243, saturation: 16.818%, perceived brightness: 73.793%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.843, S: 47.492, L: 75.667
Cubehelix
H: -120.460, S: 0.331, L: 0.736
TSL
T: -3.082, S: 0.039, L: 0.737
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.159), magenta: 17% (0.168), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 28% (0.282), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 49.856, Y: 49.348, Z: 74.595
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.284, Y: 49.348
CIELab
L: 75.667, a: 8.123, b: -18.264
CIELuv
L: 75.667, u: -1.122, v: -29.782
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.667, C: 19.989, H: 293.977
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.667, C: 29.803, H: 267.843
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.248, a: 3.751, b: -13.785
CIECAM02
J: 68.038, C: 23.494, h: 278.576, Q: 162.512, M: 20.546, s: 35.556, H: 321.224
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.171, jaune: -3.289, green: -0.371
LMS
L: 45.621, M: 49.144, S: 74.177
YCbCr
Y: 177.337, Cb: 143.947, Cr: 126.251
YCgCo
Y: 192.750, Cg: -9.750, Co: 37.500
YDbDr
Y: 187.816, Db: 48.421, Dr: 5.363
YPbPr
Y: 186.090, Pb: 18.270, Pr: -0.702
xvYCC
Y: 175.818, Cb: 144.049, Cr: 127.383
YIQ
Y: 187.816, I: -10.695, Q: 11.935
YUV
Y: 187.816, U: 15.840, V: -2.470
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.311
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.130

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