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#b9b8d2 Hex Color Code

#b9b8d2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b8d2 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b9b8d2 is comprised of 72.55% red, 72.16% green and 82.35% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b8d2 has a hue of 242° (degrees), 22% saturation and 77% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 461.88 nm.

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#b9b8d2 linear gradient to complementary #cdcfbb

  1. #b9b8d2
  2. #bdbcce
  3. #c0c0ca
  4. #c4c3c7
  5. #c7c7c3
  6. #cacbbf
  7. #cdcfbb

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9595ae
  2. #a1a0ba
  3. #adacc6
  4. #b9b8d2
  5. #c5c4de
  6. #d1d0eb
  7. #deddf8

Tints and Shades

#b9b8d2 to white

  1. #b9b8d2
  2. #c5c4d9
  3. #d0cfe1
  4. #dcdbe8
  5. #e7e7f0
  6. #f3f3f7
  7. #ffffff

#b9b8d2 to black

  1. #b9b8d2
  2. #9797ab
  3. #777787
  4. #585863
  5. #3b3b42
  6. #212024
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 2 268 / Eisenoxidschwarz 40
      #b8b8d0
      ΔE = 0.743 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 80 3 270 / Aquarell 15
      #bcbcdc
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  2. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 0.878 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  3. Behr

    1. ★ 640C-3 Twilight Pearl
      #b9b6ce
      ΔE = 1.078 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. 630A-3 Weeping Wisteria
      #bfbcdb
      ΔE = 2.463 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 1.099 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ Teresa's True Color / 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  5. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 1.099 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  6. KILZ

    1. ★ Gentle Spirit / B822
      #b9bbd5
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  7. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 1.260 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. T2093-1
      #bfbfd5
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  9. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  10. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavender Surprise / T10 37B-1
      #bcbcd8
      ΔE = 1.597 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. ★ Purple Passion / T12 37.D4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  11. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 1.608 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ W0.10.70
      #bfb9d6
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  12. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Funky Tone / 39B-3
      #b5bcd4
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  13. Jedynka

    1. ★ Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 1.638 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R50B
      #bdb6ce
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  15. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 1.817 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 2.583 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  17. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 1.861 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  19. Resene

    1. ★ Poet V81-022-289
      #c0bcd4
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. ★ Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  20. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  21. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. ★ 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  22. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2106 C
      #b1b5ce
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. 7444
      #c2bad9
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-f1
      #bfb9d7
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Violet Hint 29-5
      #bebfd9
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  25. Bristol

    1. ★ Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  26. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Lilac / PPG1175-4
      #beb8cd
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 2.736 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  27. Glidden

    1. ★ Wild Lilac / PPG1175-4
      #beb8cd
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Empress Lilac / 90BB 47/149
      #b7b2d1
      ΔE = 2.696 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  28. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Lilac / 344-4
      #bfb8ce
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  29. CIL

    1. ★ Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  30. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c2bbd3
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  31. Beckers

    1. Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  32. Vista Paint

    1. Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Lilac Lake
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  33. Valspar Paint

    1. Cincinnatian Hotel Olivia Blue
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Purple Freedom
      #b5b1c8
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  35. Berger

    1. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  36. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 2.371 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Violet Vista / KM3083-1
      #babfd6
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  37. Dutch Boy

    1. Daring Lavender
      #bebfd8
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  38. General Paint

    1. Atmosphere / CL 2443W
      #bfbfd9
      ΔE = 2.493 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. Endorphin / CL 2453W
      #c2bfd5
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  39. Coronado Paint

    1. 7169 - Lilac Lake
      #b2b1cb
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  40. Olympic

    1. Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Purple Dragon A44-3
      #c1c0da
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  41. Dulux

    1. 10RB 53/115
      #c0bcd0
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  42. Peintures MF

    1. CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  43. Asian Paints

    1. Reverie / 7051
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  44. Diamond Vogel

    1. Violet Beauty / 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Collensia / 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  45. Colortrend

    1. 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  46. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 2.759 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  47. Sico

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  48. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  49. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 49.2%

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#b9b8d2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b8d2 foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

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<p style="color: #b9b8d2">…</p>

#b9b8d2 background

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="background-color: #b9b8d2">…</p>

#b9b8d2 shadow

Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.

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<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b8d2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171474
Binary
10111001, 10111000, 11010010
Hexadecimal
#b9b8d2
LRV
≈ 49.2%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 2.663
RGB
rgb(185, 184, 210)
RGBA
rgba(185, 184, 210, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.320, g: 0.318, b: 0.363
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.824%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605742 / 0xffb9b8d2
HSL
hsl(242, 22%, 77%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 22%, 77%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (242.308), saturation: 12% (0.124), value: 82% (0.824)
HSP
hue: 242.308, saturation: 12.381%, perceived brightness: 73.506%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.318, S: 33.110, L: 75.605
Cubehelix
H: -121.220, S: 0.233, L: 0.734
TSL
T: -3.043, S: 0.028, L: 0.734
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.119), magenta: 12% (0.124), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 18% (0.176)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 18% (0.176)
XYZ
X: 48.778, Y: 49.248, Z: 67.896
xyY
x: 0.294, y: 0.297, Y: 49.248
CIELab
L: 75.605, a: 5.462, b: -12.927
CIELuv
L: 75.605, u: -0.974, v: -20.801
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.605, C: 14.034, H: 292.907
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.605, C: 20.824, H: 267.318
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.177, a: 1.262, b: -8.239
CIECAM02
J: 67.969, C: 17.560, h: 277.028, Q: 162.429, M: 15.356, s: 30.747, H: 320.342
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.144, jaune: -2.361, green: -0.165
LMS
L: 45.875, M: 49.692, S: 67.585
YCbCr
Y: 176.861, Cb: 139.266, Cr: 126.593
YCgCo
Y: 190.750, Cg: -6.750, Co: 40.000
YDbDr
Y: 187.263, Db: 34.208, Dr: 4.309
YPbPr
Y: 186.085, Pb: 12.885, Pr: -0.696
xvYCC
Y: 175.814, Cb: 139.319, Cr: 127.389
YIQ
Y: 187.263, I: -7.757, Q: 8.301
YUV
Y: 187.263, U: 11.191, V: -1.985
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.288
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.399

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