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#b9b8b2 Hex Color Code

#b9b8b2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b8b2 is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b9b8b2 is comprised of 72.55% red, 72.16% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b8b2 has a hue of 51° (degrees), 5% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 572.55 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #96958f
  2. #a1a19b
  3. #adaca6
  4. #b9b8b2
  5. #c5c4be
  6. #d1d0ca
  7. #dddcd6

Tints and Shades

#b9b8b2 to white

  1. #b9b8b2
  2. #c4c4be
  3. #d0cfcb
  4. #dbdbd8
  5. #e7e7e5
  6. #f3f3f2
  7. #ffffff

#b9b8b2 to black

  1. #b9b8b2
  2. #979792
  3. #777773
  4. #585855
  5. #3b3b39
  6. #212020
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26440
      #b9b7b1
      ΔE = 0.461 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 36440
      #b6b5b0
      ΔE = 1.172 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 0.471 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Wintry Sky / 8314
      #b5bbb6
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  3. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 0.471 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ Zephyr 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 1.490 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  4. Berger

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 0.580 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Zephyr / 8306
      #bbbab6
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 0.580 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Zephyr
      #bbbab6
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Eighth Tapa N78-005-103
      #b7b8b2
      ΔE = 0.733 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ Half Silver Chalice N80-002-146
      #b7bab6
      ΔE = 1.786 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  7. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Silver Illusion / D8
      #bcb9b2
      ΔE = 0.979 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ Colorbond® Shale Grey / O23
      #b4b5b2
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 2703-Y12R
      #b8b8b0
      ΔE = 1.019 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ 75 4 70 / Onyx 10
      #bcb8b4
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  9. AMC

    1. ★ Seamist Gray
      #b9bab5
      ΔE = 1.047 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ Light Driftwood
      #bab6b1
      ΔE = 1.284 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  10. Saipa

    1. ★ White / 1510
      #b8b9b1
      ΔE = 1.194 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ White / 1508
      #bcbdb5
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  11. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Auburn
      #b6b8b1
      ΔE = 1.200 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ Gray
      #b3b4ad
      ΔE = 1.867 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Mortar Board / NP N 2040 P
      #bdbab3
      ΔE = 1.205 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Gray Shirt / NP N 2032 P
      #b1b2aa
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Silver Bonnet R288D
      #b5b6b1
      ΔE = 1.215 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Polished Silver
      #bfbab7
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  14. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Zephyr / 8306
      #bbbab6
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ Hi Ho Silver / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  15. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2110
      #b8b6ae
      ΔE = 1.229 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. 0217 / Concrete gray
      #b9b4ab
      ΔE = 2.342 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-g6
      #b6b6ae
      ΔE = 1.335 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. ★ 17-g6
      #b2b5af
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  17. Behr

    1. ★ 815 Pacific Fog
      #b9bab6
      ΔE = 1.338 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. DP-365 Cape Cod Gray
      #bdbfb9
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Gray Stone / 517-4
      #b9b8b5
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Gray Marble / 530-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Gray Stone 517-4
      #b9b8b5
      ΔE = 1.415 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Silver Dollar 521-4
      #bdb6ae
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  20. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 842
      #bbb7af
      ΔE = 1.420 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 442
      #c2bdb8
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  21. California Paints

    1. ★ Quincy Granite
      #b5b8b2
      ΔE = 1.461 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  22. Duron

    1. ★ Magnetic Gray
      #b4b6b1
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Oyster Bay
      #bcbeb9
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  23. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 7038 / Agate grey
      #b5b8b1
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  24. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Asian Spirit
      #b7b4af
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ Moscow
      #b8b3ad
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  25. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 9-095 - Minerva grey
      #b7b4ad
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. BS381 627 - Light aircraft grey
      #b1b0ab
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 43.3%
  26. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ Quincy Granite
      #b4b4ad
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  27. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Rand Moon / 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Praise Giving / 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  28. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Nimbus Shower / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 1.656 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Pinstripe 30YY 53/015
      #bebcb7
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. ★ Frost Grey 30GG 52/011
      #b8bbb8
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  30. Audi

    1. ★ Sand Beige Metallic / LH1W
      #bdb8b0
      ΔE = 1.705 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Sahara Silver Metallic / 9T, 9T9T, LX7X
      #b3b0a9
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 43.5%
  31. Dulux

    1. ★ Misty Mountain
      #b8b4ad
      ΔE = 1.715 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Silver Shores
      #bebcba
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  32. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Hi Ho Silver / KM3843-1
      #babcb7
      ΔE = 1.720 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. ★ Platinum Plate / KM3820-1
      #b7b6b4
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  33. Mahindra

    1. ★ Arctic White / 432
      #b7b9b0
      ΔE = 1.771 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  34. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Mist Gray
      #b3b6b0
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Gray Green
      #b0b3ae
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  35. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #b5b6b3
      ΔE = 1.775 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Pastel Titanium
      #bcbdb3
      ΔE = 2.540 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  36. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Argos - 7065
      #bdbdb7
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. ★ Sensible Hue - 6198
      #b6b5ab
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  37. Lamborghini

    1. ★ Bianco Cygnus / LY9H
      #b7b4ac
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  38. Bristol

    1. ★ Silver Service / P223-N3
      #bcbdb7
      ΔE = 1.820 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Rainy Day / P200-N4
      #b3b3aa
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  39. Sikkens

    1. ★ FN.02.67
      #b6b3ad
      ΔE = 1.828 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. ★ LN.02.67
      #b3b8b2
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  40. Alcro

    1. ★ Himalaya
      #b4b7b3
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. ★ Pearl Grey
      #b3b2ad
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  41. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grey Dove / T12 8.D5
      #b9bcb6
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Evening Lullaby / T12 8.C10
      #bdbbb8
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  42. Brillux

    1. ★ 75.01.12
      #b9bcb5
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. 12.03.12
      #bab4ab
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  43. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-23 Chateau Gray
      #bab6b3
      ΔE = 1.883 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  44. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Willow / RLVM270
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 1.890 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  45. CIL

    1. ★ Zeppelin
      #b8b4ac
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Aged Stucco
      #b7b5aa
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  46. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Route 66
      #bcb7ae
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  47. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10774
      #b3b5ad
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. CF10769
      #bbbdbb
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  48. Craig & Rose

    1. ★ Barony
      #b6b9b0
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  49. Jotun

    1. ★ 0762 / Capri
      #b4b3af
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. 8025 / Skodde
      #bbb7ac
      ΔE = 2.579 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  50. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Clocktower
      #bab7ad
      ΔE = 2.025 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  51. 1829

    1. ★ Moonstone Grey
      #b7bab1
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Nickel
      #b5b6b5
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  52. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Silver Grey
      #b7bab1
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  53. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2502-G
      #b5b4ab
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. S 2502-B
      #b5b3b2
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  54. General Paint

    1. ★ Hailstorm / CL 3012W
      #bebeb8
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. ★ Stone Cutter / CL 3222W
      #bfb9b5
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  55. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Veil / 00NN 53/000
      #c0bdb5
      ΔE = 2.251 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Cosmic Sea / 10RB 47/036
      #b8b4b3
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  56. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Fontana Gray
      #b5b6ac
      ΔE = 2.255 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  57. Sanderson

    1. ★ Kent Grey
      #bebeb6
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  58. Humbrol

    1. ★ 28 Camouflage Grey
      #bcbcb2
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  59. Volvo

    1. ★ Alpine White 2 / BMW-218
      #bcbcb2
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  60. Levis

    1. ★ Subtle Grey
      #bebbb1
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Dolphin Touch
      #bebcba
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  61. Sigma

    1. ★ Mineral Grey / FS225
      #b2b6b2
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Mineral Grey / S 3000-N
      #b9bdb9
      ΔE = 2.522 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  62. Geely

    1. Snow White / 208
      #b2b7b0
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  63. Coronado Paint

    1. 8290 - Prairie Smoke
      #b6b9b7
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 8297 - Platinum Plate
      #b3b1ac
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  64. Benjamin Moore

    1. Sea Haze / 2137-50
      #b4b6ac
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Gray Horse / 2140-50
      #babcb2
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  65. Earthpaint

    1. 5-29-2 Night Sail
      #b3b9b3
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 5-20-3 Flannel
      #b3b3aa
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  66. Glidden

    1. Dusty Miller
      #b2b7af
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  67. Zoffany

    1. Storm Grey
      #b2b5ac
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Silver
      #bfbfb7
      ΔE = 2.623 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  68. Dacia

    1. Alb Alpin White / QNA
      #b2b6b3
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  69. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.796 #217
      #b4b1ac
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  70. Tollens

    1. T2151-2
      #b8b2ac
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. T2151-3
      #b6b2af
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  71. Model Master

    1. Model Master 1420
      #c0bbb8
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  72. Beckers

    1. Portabello 532 / S 2505-Y50R
      #c2bcb5
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Stork 557 / S 3005-Y20R
      #b6b2a9
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  73. Pantone / PMS

    1. 442
      #babdba
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Cool Grey 4
      #c2bfb8
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  74. Sico

    1. 6204-41 Country Road
      #b0b3ad
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. 6181-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  75. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Minnow 28-25
      #b0b3ae
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Gig's Grey 28-26
      #bfbfbc
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  76. Albany Paint

    1. Pevensey
      #c2bbb5
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  77. Probe

    1. Accuride White / ZMGA
      #b8bdb5
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  78. Designers Guild

    1. Graphite
      #b1b1ab
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  79. Teknos

    1. GBI047
      #b8bab9
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  80. Kansai Paint

    1. Ash Grey
      #b8bcb2
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  81. SAO

    1. Apollo White / ZZN
      #b9beb7
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  82. Olympic

    1. Gray Marble D31-3
      #b7b2af
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Silver Dollar D17-3
      #bcb4ac
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  83. Crown Diamond

    1. 7410-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  84. Farrow & Ball

    1. Lamp Room Gray / 88
      #babaae
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  85. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1177
      #b3b6b5
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  86. Sto

    1. 36234
      #b4bbb3
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  87. Little Greene

    1. Bone China Blue Deep
      #b0b5b2
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 45.5%

#b9b8b2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b8b2 foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #b9b8b2">…</p>

#b9b8b2 background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #b9b8b2">…</p>

#b9b8b2 shadow

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b8b2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171442
Binary
10111001, 10111000, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#b9b8b2
LRV
≈ 47.8%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 3.458
RGB
rgb(185, 184, 178)
RGBA
rgba(185, 184, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.338, g: 0.336, b: 0.325
RYB
red: 0.703%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.698%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605774 / 0xffb9b8b2
HSL
hsl(51, 5%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(51, 5%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 51° (51.429), saturation: 4% (0.038), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 51.429, saturation: 3.784%, perceived brightness: 72.010%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 79.193, S: 5.901, L: 74.705
Cubehelix
H: 49.602, S: 0.057, L: 0.720
TSL
T: 1.840, S: 0.008, L: 0.720
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.005), yellow: 4% (0.038), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 45.183, Y: 47.810, Z: 48.959
xyY
x: 0.318, y: 0.337, Y: 47.810
CIELab
L: 74.705, a: -0.744, b: 3.166
CIELuv
L: 74.705, u: 0.912, v: 4.779
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.705, C: 3.252, H: 103.227
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.705, C: 4.865, H: 79.193
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.145, a: -4.362, b: 6.420
CIECAM02
J: 66.928, C: 3.091, h: 112.351, Q: 161.182, M: 2.703, s: 12.951, H: 138.089
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.066, jaune: 0.357, green: 0.322
LMS
L: 45.698, M: 49.665, S: 48.932
YCbCr
Y: 173.725, Cb: 125.218, Cr: 128.865
YCgCo
Y: 182.750, Cg: 1.250, Co: 48.000
YDbDr
Y: 183.615, Db: -8.448, Dr: -2.635
YPbPr
Y: 183.781, Pb: -3.115, Pr: 0.776
xvYCC
Y: 173.835, Cb: 125.264, Cr: 128.682
YIQ
Y: 183.615, I: 2.523, Q: -1.655
YUV
Y: 183.615, U: -2.761, V: 1.215
Munsell Color System
5YR 7/1 ΔE = 3.390
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.934

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