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#b9b9ca Hex Color Code

#b9b9ca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b9ca is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b9b9ca is comprised of 72.55% red, 72.55% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b9ca has a hue of 240° (degrees), 14% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9596a6
  2. #a1a1b2
  3. #adadbe
  4. #b9b9ca
  5. #c5c5d6
  6. #d1d1e3
  7. #dedeef

Tints and Shades

#b9b9ca to white

  1. #b9b9ca
  2. #c4c4d3
  3. #d0d0db
  4. #dcdbe4
  5. #e7e7ed
  6. #f3f3f6
  7. #ffffff

#b9b9ca to black

  1. #b9b9ca
  2. #9797a5
  3. #777782
  4. #585860
  5. #3b3b40
  6. #212123
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 0.486 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Timeless Lilac / PPG1169-4
      #afb2c4
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 0.486 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Cloudberry / 443-4
      #bab3c2
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 0.510 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ Winsome Lilac B43-3
      #bdb9c9
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301-Y72R
      #b8b8c8
      ΔE = 0.545 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 2124
      #c0b8cc
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  5. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 0.765 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 7185 - Hyacinth Haze
      #bbb5c1
      ΔE = 2.974 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 0.829 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 0.829 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 0.848 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ Swazi / CL 2473W
      #c0b9ca
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ Sweet Dreams EIC-34
      #b6b7c9
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 620E-3 Silverado Trail
      #b2b7c3
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ City Song
      #bbbbca
      ΔE = 1.026 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ Silver Night
      #beb9c6
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 1.148 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  12. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 1.214 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  13. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 1.378 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  14. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 1.554 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 1414 Water Hyacinth
      #b9c0d2
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  15. Glidden

    1. ★ Violet Blush
      #bcbdcc
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Grey Heather
      #bbb9c3
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Province / KM3051-1
      #bfbccd
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. ★ Hyacinth Haze / KM3044-1
      #bdb8c5
      ΔE = 2.231 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ Morepork B76-012-284
      #b8b5c2
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  18. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade / T59-3
      #bcbece
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
    2. ★ Daytona / T144-4
      #b9bdcb
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 2.418 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  20. Beckers

    1. ★ Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.446 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  21. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2106 UP
      #b3b9cc
      ΔE = 1.991 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 2106 U
      #b4bad1
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  22. Bristol

    1. ★ Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  23. KILZ

    1. ★ Mystical Rome / B842
      #babed0
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. Misty Air / B832
      #bebfcc
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Courtyard Shadow
      #b8bac6
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. A Stitch in Time X85R181D
      #b2b2c5
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  25. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Opal Lilac
      #b9bbc7
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6343
      #babdca
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  28. Berger

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  29. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Province
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  30. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Noteworthy / 90BB 53/129
      #c1bece
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Precocious Purple / 90BB 46/132
      #b4b1c3
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  31. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Province 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Province / 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Lavender Blue / 1438
      #b4bac8
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  34. Clark+Kensington

    1. Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Maestro / 41B-3
      #c2becb
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  35. Tollens

    1. T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. T2093-1
      #bfbfd5
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  36. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-43-3 Orchid Scent
      #c0c0d1
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
    2. 5-43-3 Damask
      #bbb8c2
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  37. Dutch Boy

    1. Pansy Garden
      #b3bbcf
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  38. Colortrend

    1. 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. 1288
      #b9b2c4
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  39. Diamond Vogel

    1. Collensia / 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Violet Crush / 1288
      #b9b2c4
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  40. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10704
      #b2bac9
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  41. Dulux

    1. 30RB 50/072
      #bebac5
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. 10RB 49/062
      #b9b7c1
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  42. ICI Paints

    1. Field of Heather 30RB 52/102
      #c0b7c8
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Tole Blue 50BB 54/079
      #b6bdca
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  43. Sto

    1. 34214
      #c0bcc7
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  44. Nippon Paint

    1. Lighthearted / NP PB 1460 P
      #c3bfcd
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 47.1%

#b9b9ca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b9ca foreground

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="color: #b9b9ca">…</p>

#b9b9ca background

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="background-color: #b9b9ca">…</p>

#b9b9ca shadow

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b9ca">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171722
Binary
10111001, 10111001, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#b9b9ca
LRV
≈ 49.3%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 0.731
RGB
rgb(185, 185, 202)
RGBA
rgba(185, 185, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.323, g: 0.323, b: 0.353
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.792%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605494 / 0xffb9b9ca
HSL
hsl(240, 14%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 14%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 8% (0.084), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 8.416%, perceived brightness: 73.340%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 21.668, L: 75.623
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.154, L: 0.733
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.019, L: 0.733
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.084), magenta: 8% (0.084), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 48.015, Y: 49.276, Z: 62.847
xyY
x: 0.300, y: 0.308, Y: 49.276
CIELab
L: 75.623, a: 3.288, b: -8.552
CIELuv
L: 75.623, u: -0.979, v: -13.572
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.623, C: 9.162, H: 291.030
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.623, C: 13.607, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.197, a: -0.750, b: -3.944
CIECAM02
J: 67.987, C: 12.451, h: 273.502, Q: 162.451, M: 10.888, s: 25.889, H: 318.360
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.122, jaune: -1.607, green: 0.023
LMS
L: 46.148, M: 50.246, S: 62.618
YCbCr
Y: 176.581, Cb: 135.463, Cr: 126.793
YCgCo
Y: 189.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 42.000
YDbDr
Y: 186.938, Db: 22.661, Dr: 3.689
YPbPr
Y: 186.224, Pb: 8.500, Pr: -0.782
xvYCC
Y: 175.934, Cb: 135.467, Cr: 127.313
YIQ
Y: 186.938, I: -5.461, Q: 5.289
YUV
Y: 186.938, U: 7.414, V: -1.700
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 3.133
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.884

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