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#b9b8b5 Hex Color Code

#b9b8b5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b8b5 is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #b9b8b5 is comprised of 72.55% red, 72.16% green and 70.98% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b8b5 has a hue of 45° (degrees), 3% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 574.34 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #969592
  2. #a1a19e
  3. #adaca9
  4. #b9b8b5
  5. #c5c4c1
  6. #d1d0cd
  7. #dddcd9

Tints and Shades

#b9b8b5 to White

  1. #b9b8b5
  2. #c4c4c1
  3. #d0cfcd
  4. #dbdbd9
  5. #e7e7e6
  6. #f3f3f2
  7. #ffffff

#b9b8b5 to Black

  1. #b9b8b5
  2. #979794
  3. #777775
  4. #585857
  5. #3b3b3a
  6. #212020
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ March Wind - 7668
      #bab9b6
      ΔE = 0.367
    2. ★ Argos - 7065
      #bdbdb7
      ΔE = 2.275
  2. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Gray Dawning / NP N 1921 P
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 0.504
    2. Folkstone / NP N 2028 P
      #b3b6af
      ΔE = 2.744
  3. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Willow / RLVM270
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 0.504
    2. Polaris / RLUL216
      #b8babc
      ΔE = 2.898
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Veil 00NN 53/000
      #b8b8b6
      ΔE = 0.616
    2. Thin Ice 30GG 53/023
      #b6bcb8
      ΔE = 2.709
  5. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Rand Moon / 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 0.749
    2. ★ Praise Giving / 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 1.571
  6. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 1.006
    2. ★ Zephyr 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 1.182
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 1.006
    2. Wintry Sky / 8314
      #b5bbb6
      ΔE = 2.749
  8. Behr

    1. ★ 815 Pacific Fog
      #b9bab6
      ΔE = 1.044
    2. Blue Gray Sky X-504
      #b7bdbb
      ΔE = 2.877
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 1.090
    2. Wintry Sky / 8314
      #b2b9b6
      ΔE = 2.872
  10. Berger

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 1.090
    2. Wintry Sky / 8314
      #b2b9b6
      ΔE = 2.872
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 1.090
    2. Wintry Sky
      #b2b9b6
      ΔE = 2.872
  12. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #b5b6b3
      ΔE = 1.151
    2. Crystal Silver
      #b1b3ad
      ΔE = 2.858
  13. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-23 Chateau Gray
      #bab6b3
      ΔE = 1.198
    2. 41-8 Rag Rug
      #babebd
      ΔE = 2.788
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 4 70 / Onyx 10
      #bcb8b4
      ΔE = 1.203
    2. 2703-Y12R
      #b8b8b0
      ΔE = 2.548
  15. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 9-g6
      #b7b5b1
      ΔE = 1.218
    2. 17-g6
      #b2b5af
      ΔE = 2.581
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ Grey Steel 2
      #babab9
      ΔE = 1.275
    2. Misty Mountain
      #b8b4ad
      ΔE = 2.642
  17. AMC

    1. ★ Seamist Gray
      #b9bab5
      ΔE = 1.349
    2. ★ Light Driftwood
      #bab6b1
      ΔE = 1.566
  18. Jotun

    1. ★ 9930 / Tåkedis
      #b5b5b1
      ΔE = 1.361
    2. ★ 0762 / Capri
      #b4b3af
      ΔE = 1.934
  19. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Shale Grey / O23
      #b4b5b2
      ΔE = 1.455
    2. ★ Silver Illusion / D8
      #bcb9b2
      ΔE = 2.160
  20. 1829

    1. ★ Nickel
      #b5b6b5
      ΔE = 1.495
  21. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 36440
      #b6b5b0
      ΔE = 1.534
    2. Federal Standard 36463
      #b1b3b2
      ΔE = 2.511
  22. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 1.571
    2. Quincy Granite
      #b4b4ad
      ΔE = 2.640
  23. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI047
      #b8bab9
      ΔE = 1.588
    2. PR530
      #b4b1af
      ΔE = 2.557
  24. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8306 - Zephyr
      #b5b5b0
      ΔE = 1.639
    2. 8297 - Platinum Plate
      #b3b1ac
      ΔE = 2.768
  25. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4982
      #b7b6b6
      ΔE = 1.666
    2. J499
      #bbbebb
      ΔE = 2.375
  26. Alcro

    1. ★ Himalaya
      #b4b7b3
      ΔE = 1.692
    2. Pearl Grey
      #b3b2ad
      ΔE = 2.478
  27. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.21
      #b6b7b7
      ΔE = 1.746
    2. 78.01.12
      #b1b5b2
      ΔE = 2.346
  28. Duron

    1. ★ Magnetic Gray
      #b4b6b1
      ΔE = 1.808
    2. Oyster Bay
      #bcbeb9
      ΔE = 2.413
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Covered in Platinum / 1217
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 1.811
  30. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6367 - Covered in Platinum
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 1.811
    2. ★ Quincy Granite
      #b5b8b2
      ΔE = 2.133
  31. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Asian Spirit
      #b7b4af
      ΔE = 1.840
    2. Moscow
      #b8b3ad
      ΔE = 2.625
  32. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Gray Marble / 530-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 1.855
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Gray Marble 530-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 1.855
  34. Tollens

    1. ★ TF260-2
      #b5b6b6
      ΔE = 1.874
    2. TF257-2
      #b1b2b0
      ΔE = 2.498
  35. CIL

    1. ★ Veil
      #bdbdbb
      ΔE = 1.882
    2. Etching
      #bdbfbb
      ΔE = 2.591
  36. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Baltic Gray / 1467
      #b5b3af
      ΔE = 1.891
    2. Silver Dollar / 1460
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 2.346
  37. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Autumn Fog
      #bbbbbb
      ΔE = 1.893
    2. ★ Metropolis
      #b7b3b2
      ΔE = 2.173
  38. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Stonewall Grey (049)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.894
  39. Rackham

    1. ★ Sharp Gray (43)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.894
  40. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Fortress Grey
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.894
  41. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Weathered Stone (9087)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.894
  42. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Pale Grey Blue (907)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 1.894
  43. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Cosmic Sea / 10RB 47/036
      #b8b4b3
      ΔE = 1.928
    2. Surreal Blue / 30BB 45/015
      #b2b2ae
      ΔE = 2.398
  44. Resene

    1. ★ Surrender N80-002-228
      #b5b7b7
      ΔE = 1.958
    2. Quarter Stack N77-002-152
      #afb2af
      ΔE = 2.911
  45. General Paint

    1. ★ Stone Cutter / CL 3222W
      #bfb9b5
      ΔE = 2.000
    2. Hailstorm / CL 3012W
      #bebeb8
      ΔE = 2.554
  46. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10769
      #bbbdbb
      ΔE = 2.018
    2. CF10771
      #b5b3b4
      ΔE = 2.697
  47. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1420
      #c0bbb8
      ΔE = 2.020
    2. ★ Model Master 1406
      #b3b7b6
      ΔE = 2.197
  48. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2502-B
      #b5b3b2
      ΔE = 2.027
  49. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Light Gray / KM-011
      #b2b5b2
      ΔE = 2.028
    2. Plymouth Gray / 178
      #b1b2ad
      ΔE = 2.726
  50. Jedynka

    1. ★ Pd 1177
      #b3b6b5
      ΔE = 2.036
    2. Hamuszürke
      #b8bcbc
      ΔE = 2.645
  51. Sico

    1. ★ 6181-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 2.048
  52. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7410-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 2.048
  53. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 442
      #babdba
      ΔE = 2.097
    2. Cool Grey 5
      #b8b3ad
      ΔE = 2.625
  54. Dacia

    1. ★ Alb Alpin White / QNA
      #b2b6b3
      ΔE = 2.130
  55. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4201P Gray Dawning
      #b9b7b8
      ΔE = 2.135
    2. 832
      #b2b1ac
      ΔE = 2.820
  56. Sigma

    1. ★ Mineral Grey / FS225
      #b2b6b2
      ΔE = 2.204
    2. Warm Red / 6329 B
      #b1b2b0
      ΔE = 2.498
  57. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Arctic Grey
      #bfbdbc
      ΔE = 2.245
  58. Chrysler

    1. Light Auburn
      #b6b8b1
      ΔE = 2.317
    2. Gray
      #b3b4ad
      ΔE = 2.765
  59. Audi

    1. Lotusgrau Metallic / LX7Q
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 2.346
    2. Sand Beige Metallic / LH1W
      #bdb8b0
      ΔE = 2.882
  60. McCormick Paints

    1. 452 Flintstone
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 2.346
  61. Taubmans

    1. Windsor / T12 47.D11
      #b1b4b0
      ΔE = 2.377
    2. Silver Skates / T12 8.D6
      #b0b4b0
      ΔE = 2.665
  62. GM / General Motors

    1. Mist Gray
      #b3b6b0
      ΔE = 2.384
    2. Gray Green
      #b0b3ae
      ΔE = 2.832
  63. Sikkens

    1. FN.02.67
      #b6b3ad
      ΔE = 2.427
    2. LN.02.67
      #b3b8b2
      ΔE = 2.696
  64. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gig's Grey 28-26
      #bfbfbc
      ΔE = 2.507
    2. Minnow 28-25
      #b0b3ae
      ΔE = 2.832
  65. RAL

    1. RAL 7038 / Agate grey
      #b5b8b1
      ΔE = 2.519
  66. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 9-095 - Minerva grey
      #b7b4ad
      ΔE = 2.562
  67. Glidden

    1. Pebble Grey
      #bfbfbd
      ΔE = 2.582
  68. Saipa

    1. White / 1510
      #b8b9b1
      ΔE = 2.617
  69. Little Greene

    1. Bone China Blue Deep
      #b0b5b2
      ΔE = 2.675
  70. Albany Paint

    1. Seal
      #b9b9bb
      ΔE = 2.678
  71. Beckers

    1. Knop 509 / S 3000-N
      #b2b2b2
      ΔE = 2.692
    2. Klippa 508 / S 2500-N
      #bfbfbf
      ΔE = 2.987
  72. Mylands of London

    1. Neutral White
      #b1b1af
      ΔE = 2.699
  73. Olympic

    1. Silver Bells D44-3
      #b6b3b4
      ΔE = 2.731
    2. Steel City D63-3
      #b1b8b6
      ΔE = 2.968
  74. Fired Earth

    1. Key Chain
      #bfbebe
      ΔE = 2.740
  75. Marston & Langinger

    1. Wood Ash
      #bababc
      ΔE = 2.758
  76. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.796 #217
      #b4b1ac
      ΔE = 2.765
  77. Asian Paints

    1. Winter Sky / 8314
      #b2b9b6
      ΔE = 2.872
  78. Dutch Boy

    1. Flourish
      #b3b0ae
      ΔE = 2.905
  79. Hummer

    1. Athenian White / 40U
      #b1b8b5
      ΔE = 2.929
  80. Earthpaint

    1. 5-29-2 Night Sail
      #b3b9b3
      ΔE = 2.945
  81. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Manhattan Grey
      #b4baba
      ΔE = 2.961
  82. Lamborghini

    1. Bianco Cygnus / LY9H
      #b7b4ac
      ΔE = 2.986

#b9b8b5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b8b5 foreground

To send light into the darkness of men's hearts - such is the duty of the artist.

Schumann
<p style="color: #b9b8b5">…</p>

#b9b8b5 background

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b9b8b5">…</p>

#b9b8b5 shadow

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b8b5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171445
Binary
10111001, 10111000, 10110101
Hexadecimal
#b9b8b5
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 1.987
RGB
rgb(185, 184, 181)
RGBA
rgba(185, 184, 181, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.336, g: 0.335, b: 0.329
RYB
red: 0.715%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.710%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605771 / 0xffb9b8b5
HSL
hsl(45, 3%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(45, 3%%, 72%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 45° (45.000), saturation: 2% (0.022), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 45.000, saturation: 2.162%, perceived brightness: 72.141%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 73.235, S: 3.075, L: 74.782
Cubehelix
H: 43.278, S: 0.031, L: 0.721
TSL
T: 2.120, S: 0.004, L: 0.721
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.005), yellow: 2% (0.022), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 29% (0.290)
XYZ
X: 45.487, Y: 47.932, Z: 50.562
xyY
x: 0.316, y: 0.333, Y: 47.932
CIELab
L: 74.782, a: -0.201, b: 1.644
CIELuv
L: 74.782, u: 0.741, v: 2.460
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.782, C: 1.656, H: 96.979
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.782, C: 2.570, H: 73.235
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.233, a: -3.879, b: 5.162
CIECAM02
J: 67.018, C: 1.675, h: 125.565, Q: 161.290, M: 1.465, s: 9.530, H: 156.773
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.074, jaune: 0.105, green: 0.273
LMS
L: 45.713, M: 49.667, S: 50.511
YCbCr
Y: 174.019, Cb: 126.535, Cr: 128.652
YCgCo
Y: 183.500, Cg: 0.500, Co: 47.250
YDbDr
Y: 183.957, Db: -4.449, Dr: -1.984
YPbPr
Y: 183.997, Pb: -1.615, Pr: 0.638
xvYCC
Y: 174.021, Cb: 126.581, Cr: 128.560
YIQ
Y: 183.957, I: 1.560, Q: -0.722
YUV
Y: 183.957, U: -1.453, V: 0.915
Munsell Color System
10RP 7/1 ΔE = 3.119
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.677

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