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#b9b8c3 Hex Color Code

#b9b8c3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b8c3 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b9b8c3 is comprised of 72.55% red, 72.16% green and 76.47% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b8c3 has a hue of 245° (degrees), 8% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 457.78 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #96959f
  2. #a1a0ab
  3. #adacb7
  4. #b9b8c3
  5. #c5c4cf
  6. #d1d0db
  7. #dedce8

Tints and Shades

#b9b8c3 to white

  1. #b9b8c3
  2. #c4c4cd
  3. #d0cfd7
  4. #dcdbe1
  5. #e7e7eb
  6. #f3f3f5
  7. #ffffff

#b9b8c3 to black

  1. #b9b8c3
  2. #97979f
  3. #77777d
  4. #58585d
  5. #3b3b3e
  6. #212022
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. CIL

    1. ★ Wildflower
      #b9b7c2
      ΔE = 0.441 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ Mesmerize
      #b3b7c5
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Misty Morning Dew
      #bbb9c4
      ΔE = 0.555 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Courtyard Shadow
      #b8bac6
      ΔE = 1.188 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  3. Dulux

    1. ★ Brooklyn Nights 4
      #b8b7c1
      ΔE = 0.577 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ 30RB 50/072
      #bebac5
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  4. Glidden

    1. ★ Grey Heather
      #bbb9c3
      ΔE = 0.687 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Silverberry / PPG1173-4
      #bebbc9
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  5. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-43-3 Damask
      #bbb8c2
      ΔE = 0.809 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ 5-45-3 Old Village
      #c0b9c4
      ΔE = 2.163 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 523 / H 523
      #b8b8c0
      ΔE = 1.333 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ 26/18
      #b4b8c0
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  7. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Opal Lilac
      #b9bbc7
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Morepork B76-012-284
      #b8b5c2
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Ghost B82-009-280
      #c0bfc7
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Hyacinth Haze / KM3044-1
      #bdb8c5
      ΔE = 1.601 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Favorite Things / KM3092-1
      #b5bbca
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  10. Teknos

    1. ★ PR320
      #b5b9c3
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 41-g5
      #bdb9c1
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ 37-g5
      #b9bcc4
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  12. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Mithril Silver / Silver (052)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  13. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 22 B 19 - Soft blue
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  14. Rackham

    1. ★ Polished Silver (49)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  15. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Polished Silver (9054)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  16. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Silver (997)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  17. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Mithril Silver
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  18. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Quartz
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  19. General Paint

    1. ★ Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ Marionette / CL 2392W
      #b3b8c2
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  20. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7185 - Hyacinth Haze
      #bbb5c1
      ΔE = 1.837 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  21. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Suede Shoes / NP N 1958 P
      #bdbcc4
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4296 Silver NIght 30RB 50/072
      #b7b3bf
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. 4275 Wildflower 10RB 49/062
      #b3b1bb
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  23. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Mesmerize / 70BB 49/082
      #b6b7be
      ΔE = 1.947 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ Lady Orchard
      #bcb6be
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  24. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  25. Sto

    1. ★ 34214
      #c0bcc7
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. 34123
      #bbb3bd
      ΔE = 2.735 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  26. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gentility 30-26
      #beb9c1
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  27. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Hyacinth Haze / 7185
      #c0bcc6
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  28. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Hyacinth Haze 7185
      #c0bcc6
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  29. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 2.007 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  30. Olympic

    1. ★ Victorian Iris C42-3
      #b8b3be
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Hi-Ho-Silver D46-3
      #b1b5bd
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  31. Ford

    1. ★ Tractor Gray Tractor
      #b8bac1
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Ascot Gray
      #bcb7bc
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  32. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Silverberry / 444-4
      #bfbbc9
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Glistening Gray / 545-4
      #b1b2be
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  33. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Silver
      #bebdc5
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  34. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-3904 TCX
      #bdb8c7
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 14-3903 TPG
      #c0b9c2
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  35. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6343
      #babdca
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  36. Brillux

    1. ★ 45.06.12
      #bebac1
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  37. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  38. Nature Paint

    1. ★ Eyebright
      #b9bdc7
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  39. Duron

    1. ★ Online
      #b2b6bf
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Mysterious Mauve
      #b3b0bb
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  40. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Buffed Plum / 1317
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Let It Rain / 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  41. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1317
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  42. Behr

    1. ★ 660E-3 Foxgloves
      #c1bbc5
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. 610F-4 Silver Service
      #b1b8c4
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  43. Beckers

    1. ★ Havsbris 758 / S 2503-B07G
      #b9bac0
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  44. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Glistening Gray / PPG1043-4
      #b1b3be
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Victorian Iris 442-4
      #bcb3c0
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  45. Tollens

    1. T2198-5
      #bdb8c8
      ΔE = 2.525 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  46. Taubmans

    1. Daytona / T144-4
      #b9bdcb
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Escape / T12 41.D10
      #afb4bd
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  47. Benjamin Moore

    1. Lavender Blue / 1438
      #b4bac8
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. African Violet / 2116-50
      #c2bac5
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  48. Homebase

    1. Lady Grey
      #bbbabf
      ΔE = 2.621 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  49. KILZ

    1. Misty Air / B832
      #bebfcc
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  50. Bristol

    1. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.683 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Timeless Lilac / P101-C4
      #b1b1bb
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  51. Tikkurila

    1. V426
      #bcb4bd
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  52. Berger

    1. October Sky / 8250
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  53. Scib Paints

    1. October Sky / 8250
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  54. Vista Paint

    1. October Sky
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  55. Clark+Kensington

    1. Maestro / 41B-3
      #c2becb
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 52.6%

#b9b8c3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b8c3 foreground

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="color: #b9b8c3">…</p>

#b9b8c3 background

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="background-color: #b9b8c3">…</p>

#b9b8c3 shadow

If a man devotes himself to art, much evil is avoided that happens otherwise if one is idle.

Albrecht Durer
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b8c3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171459
Binary
10111001, 10111000, 11000011
Hexadecimal
#b9b8c3
LRV
≈ 48.5%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 2.583
RGB
rgb(185, 184, 195)
RGBA
rgba(185, 184, 195, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.328, g: 0.326, b: 0.346
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.765%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605757 / 0xffb9b8c3
HSL
hsl(245, 8%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(245, 8%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 245° (245.455), saturation: 6% (0.056), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 245.455, saturation: 5.641%, perceived brightness: 72.778%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 269.504, S: 13.387, L: 75.161
Cubehelix
H: -118.632, S: 0.095, L: 0.727
TSL
T: -3.174, S: 0.012, L: 0.728
CMYK
cyan: 5% (0.051), magenta: 6% (0.056), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 24% (0.235)
XYZ
X: 46.997, Y: 48.535, Z: 58.512
xyY
x: 0.305, y: 0.315, Y: 48.535
CIELab
L: 75.161, a: 2.441, b: -5.427
CIELuv
L: 75.161, u: -0.074, v: -8.598
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.161, C: 5.950, H: 294.224
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.161, C: 8.598, H: 269.504
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.667, a: -1.504, b: -1.029
CIECAM02
J: 67.459, C: 8.551, h: 274.492, Q: 161.820, M: 7.478, s: 21.497, H: 318.913
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.108, jaune: -1.080, green: 0.051
LMS
L: 45.788, M: 49.679, S: 58.341
YCbCr
Y: 175.391, Cb: 132.681, Cr: 127.658
YCgCo
Y: 187.000, Cg: -3.000, Co: 43.750
YDbDr
Y: 185.553, Db: 14.213, Dr: 1.054
YPbPr
Y: 185.005, Pb: 5.385, Pr: -0.006
xvYCC
Y: 174.887, Cb: 132.730, Cr: 127.995
YIQ
Y: 185.553, I: -2.938, Q: 3.634
YUV
Y: 185.553, U: 4.651, V: -0.485
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/2 ΔE = 2.221
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 8.487

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