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#b9b8dc Hex Color Code

#b9b8dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b8dc is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b9b8dc is comprised of 72.55% red, 72.16% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b8dc has a hue of 242° (degrees), 34% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 462.59 nm.

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#b9b8dc linear gradient to complementary #d3d5bf

  1. #b9b8dc
  2. #bebdd7
  3. #c2c2d3
  4. #c7c6ce
  5. #cbcbc9
  6. #cfd0c4
  7. #d3d5bf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9594b7
  2. #a1a0c3
  3. #adacd0
  4. #b9b8dc
  5. #c5c4e9
  6. #d2d0f5
  7. #deddff

Tones

  1. #b9b8dc
  2. #bcbbd9
  3. #bfbed6
  4. #c2c1d3
  5. #c5c4d0
  6. #c7c7cd
  7. #cacaca

Tints and Shades

#b9b8dc to white

  1. #b9b8dc
  2. #c5c4e2
  3. #d0cfe8
  4. #dcdbee
  5. #e8e7f3
  6. #f3f3f9
  7. #ffffff

#b9b8dc to black

  1. #b9b8dc
  2. #9797b4
  3. #77778d
  4. #595868
  5. #3c3b45
  6. #212025
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 0.626 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.109 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.109 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 1.463 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 1.517 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 1.599 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  8. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 1-39-3 Glissade
      #b4bcdb
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  10. Homebase

    1. ★ Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  11. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 1.862 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  12. CIL

    1. ★ Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 2.027 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 7444
      #c2bad9
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ 630A-3 Weeping Wisteria
      #bfbcdb
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. 620A-3 Rhapsody Lilac
      #b5bcdb
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  15. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  16. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lillian / T57-4
      #b3b2d8
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  18. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-f1
      #bfb9d7
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  19. Sikkens

    1. V9.11.69
      #bbb5d3
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. W0.10.70
      #bfb9d6
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  20. Caparol

    1. 80 6 270 / Aquarell 45
      #b0b4dc
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. 2205
      #b0b8dc
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  21. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  22. Resene

    1. Melrose V83-038-291
      #c3b9dd
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  23. General Paint

    1. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.629 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  24. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  25. Glidden

    1. Empress Lilac / 90BB 47/149
      #b7b2d1
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c4badd
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Playful Purple / 1308
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  27. California Paints

    1. DE 5947 - Playful Purple
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  28. Tollens

    1. T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  29. KILZ

    1. Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  30. Diamond Vogel

    1. Pretty Posie / 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. High Style / 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  31. Colortrend

    1. 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 2.885 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.934 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  32. Focoltone

    1. 5007
      #bab1d7
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  33. Jedynka

    1. Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  34. Scib Paints

    1. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. Peak of Perfection
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Lilac Lake
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  36. Asian Paints

    1. Reverie / 7051
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  37. Berger

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 54.0%

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#b9b8dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b8dc foreground

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="color: #b9b8dc">…</p>

#b9b8dc background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #b9b8dc">…</p>

#b9b8dc shadow

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b8dc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171484
Binary
10111001, 10111000, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#b9b8dc
LRV
≈ 49.8%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 1.176
RGB
rgb(185, 184, 220)
RGBA
rgba(185, 184, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.314, g: 0.312, b: 0.374
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605732 / 0xffb9b8dc
HSL
hsl(242, 34%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 34%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (241.667), saturation: 16% (0.164), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 241.667, saturation: 16.364%, perceived brightness: 74.017%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 266.881, S: 46.962, L: 75.923
Cubehelix
H: -121.736, S: 0.327, L: 0.738
TSL
T: -3.017, S: 0.038, L: 0.739
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.159), magenta: 16% (0.164), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 50.063, Y: 49.762, Z: 74.664
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.285, Y: 49.762
CIELab
L: 75.923, a: 7.578, b: -17.877
CIELuv
L: 75.923, u: -1.585, v: -29.085
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.923, C: 19.417, H: 292.972
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.923, C: 29.128, H: 266.881
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.542, a: 3.232, b: -13.375
CIECAM02
J: 68.330, C: 23.077, h: 277.306, Q: 162.860, M: 20.180, s: 35.201, H: 320.500
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.168, jaune: -3.218, green: -0.297
LMS
L: 45.939, M: 49.702, S: 74.251
YCbCr
Y: 177.841, Cb: 143.656, Cr: 125.883
YCgCo
Y: 193.250, Cg: -9.250, Co: 37.500
YDbDr
Y: 188.403, Db: 47.538, Dr: 6.479
YPbPr
Y: 186.805, Pb: 17.885, Pr: -1.156
xvYCC
Y: 176.433, Cb: 143.711, Cr: 126.985
YIQ
Y: 188.403, I: -10.970, Q: 11.412
YUV
Y: 188.403, U: 15.551, V: -2.985
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.375
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 4.813

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