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#b9b9db Hex Color Code

#b9b9db Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9b9db is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b9b9db is comprised of 72.55% red, 72.55% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #b9b9db has a hue of 240° (degrees), 32% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

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#b9b9db linear gradient to complementary #d3d5bf

  1. #b9b9db
  2. #bebed6
  3. #c2c2d2
  4. #c7c7cd
  5. #cbccc9
  6. #cfd0c4
  7. #d3d5bf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9595b6
  2. #a1a1c2
  3. #adadcf
  4. #b9b9db
  5. #c5c5e8
  6. #d2d2f4
  7. #dedeff

Tints and Shades

#b9b9db to white

  1. #b9b9db
  2. #c5c4e1
  3. #d0d0e7
  4. #dcdbed
  5. #e8e7f3
  6. #f3f3f9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b9b9db to black

  1. #b9b9db
  2. #9797b3
  3. #77778c
  4. #585867
  5. #3c3b45
  6. #212125
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 0.781 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Lavender Sachet 145-4
      #c0c1e5
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7444 XGC
      #b6b9db
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. P 106-10 U
      #b3bdd6
      ΔE = 4.103 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  3. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Orchid Lane 03RB 58/148
      #c1c0d9
      ΔE = 3.581 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 2-40-3 Floral Cascade
      #c4c3d8
      ΔE = 5.112 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  6. CIL

    1. ★ Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. Foggy Promenade
      #c1bcd1
      ΔE = 4.246 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ V6.11.70
      #bfbddc
      ΔE = 1.842 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. ★ W0.10.70
      #bcb7d3
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  8. Behr

    1. ★ Lavender Cloud P550-3
      #b6b8e0
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Confetti P570-2
      #cbbbdf
      ΔE = 4.794 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  9. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  10. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Violet Pond / 7209
      #bebee2
      ΔE = 1.959 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. Sky Scapes / 9145
      #b8c1dd
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavender Surprise / T10 37B-1
      #bcbcd8
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. Innuendo / T56-4
      #c8c0e1
      ΔE = 3.818 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  12. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  13. Homebase

    1. ★ Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Amethyst
      #bfb1d4
      ΔE = 4.225 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  14. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-f1
      #bfb9d7
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. 36-f1
      #bfc4de
      ΔE = 4.454 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Violet Vista / KM3083-1
      #babfd6
      ΔE = 3.972 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  16. General Paint

    1. ★ Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Atmosphere / CL 2443W
      #bfbfd9
      ΔE = 3.087 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  17. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
    2. 51.12.15
      #b0aecc
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
  18. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
    2. T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 3.503 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  19. KILZ

    1. Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. February Amethyst / A851
      #cac0df
      ΔE = 4.335 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Playful Purple / 1308
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. Tinted Iris / 1375
      #c4b7d8
      ΔE = 3.578 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  21. Jedynka

    1. Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  22. Olympic

    1. Purple Passion A45-3
      #b5bddc
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Purple Dragon A44-3
      #c1c0da
      ΔE = 3.387 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Enchanted / 2070-50
      #b0b0cc
      ΔE = 3.882 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 3.806 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. Pretty Posie / 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Violet Beauty / 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 4.414 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  26. Glidden

    1. Empress Lilac / 90BB 47/149
      #b7b2d1
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Violet Shimmer / 90BB 53/129
      #c3bed9
      ΔE = 3.193 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  27. Bristol

    1. Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 3.340 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  28. Pascol

    1. MilkyMauve PZ7090
      #bfb6d4
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  29. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Awesome Violet - 6815
      #a7b2d4
      ΔE = 4.449 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  30. Berger

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  31. Vista Paint

    1. Berry Blush
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 3.243 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  32. Rodda Paint

    1. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  33. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  34. Resene

    1. Melrose V83-038-291
      #c3b9dd
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Serendipity B80-026-266
      #b1b9d3
      ΔE = 3.504 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  35. Scib Paints

    1. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 3.243 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  36. Wattyl

    1. Milky Twilight / D55W
      #bcbad2
      ΔE = 3.000 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Princess Satin / D65W
      #bab4ca
      ΔE = 4.281 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  37. Valspar Paint

    1. Ticklish
      #afbada
      ΔE = 3.099 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Blueberry Mash R37C
      #bcaecf
      ΔE = 4.867 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  38. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 3.126 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R50B
      #bdb6ce
      ΔE = 3.652 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  39. Focoltone

    1. 4057
      #c6bede
      ΔE = 3.279 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
    2. 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 5.023 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  40. California Paints

    1. DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 3.313 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. DE 5954 - Soft Purple
      #c8bad4
      ΔE = 4.843 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  41. Porter Paints

    1. Lilac Sachet / 246-4
      #abb6d8
      ΔE = 3.472 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Wild Lilac / 344-4
      #bfb8ce
      ΔE = 4.086 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  42. Beckers

    1. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
    2. Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 4.389 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  43. Dutch Boy

    1. Kim's Lilac
      #c1c1db
      ΔE = 3.596 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Faded Hydrangea
      #b4bdd1
      ΔE = 5.170 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  44. Coronado Paint

    1. 7217 - Berry Blush
      #b2bfe1
      ΔE = 3.641 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. 7170 - Evocative Antonia
      #c5c1d7
      ΔE = 4.707 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  45. Nerolac

    1. Gray's Lily - 2332
      #bbbcd2
      ΔE = 3.648 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. Violaceous - 4216
      #b6b4c7
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  46. Duron

    1. Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 3.660 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  47. Devoe Paint

    1. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c2bbd3
      ΔE = 3.699 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. Roslyn's Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #aebdd6
      ΔE = 5.235 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  48. Plascon

    1. Last Night P3-D2-3
      #c4b8e0
      ΔE = 3.723 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Blue Frost B5-D2-3
      #acb8e4
      ΔE = 4.121 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  49. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7181P Heather Bunch
      #c5bed8
      ΔE = 3.745 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. 7191P Faded Violet
      #b5bfd7
      ΔE = 4.473 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  50. Sico

    1. 6025-31 Lilac Impression
      #c8bedc
      ΔE = 3.900 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. 6026-31 Fantasia
      #c4b3d6
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  51. Caparol

    1. 44/11 / Str-Putz Capamix 44/11
      #c8c0e4
      ΔE = 3.903 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
    2. 44/11
      #ccc4e8
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
  52. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10474
      #c0b3d2
      ΔE = 3.920 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. CF10484
      #c8b8d4
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  53. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 3.985 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. 3A-10-2 Moonlight Waltz
      #a5b4d3
      ΔE = 5.162 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  54. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6303
      #b4afcb
      ΔE = 4.096 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. 6256
      #c1b0d4
      ΔE = 5.017 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  55. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C30
      #c6c0d9
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 4.607 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  56. Peintures MF

    1. CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 4.300 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 4.578 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  57. Albany Paint

    1. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 4.342 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  58. Dulux

    1. 10RB 53/115
      #c0bcd0
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. 90BB 46/132
      #b0b1c9
      ΔE = 4.428 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  59. Laura Ashley

    1. 1603 Lilac 3
      #b2adcb
      ΔE = 4.497 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
    2. 47-22 Story Book
      #abbad7
      ΔE = 4.566 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  60. Colortrend

    1. 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 4.660 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. 1234
      #c1b1d0
      ΔE = 4.870 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  61. Clark+Kensington

    1. Purple Lilac / 41C-4
      #afaccc
      ΔE = 4.703 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
    2. Precocious Purple / 41D-2
      #bfb0d9
      ΔE = 4.899 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  62. Dupont

    1. CAS682
      #cac3e0
      ΔE = 4.708 / LRV ≈ 57.0%
    2. CAS674
      #cbc3dd
      ΔE = 5.192 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
  63. Designers Guild

    1. Lavender
      #c4c5ed
      ΔE = 4.763 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
  64. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 4.834 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 4.837 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  65. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  66. Tikkurila

    1. X342 / Hyacinth
      #c4b3d1
      ΔE = 5.009 / LRV ≈ 48.6%

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#b9b9db HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b9db foreground

An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision.

James McNeill Whistler
<p style="color: #b9b9db">…</p>

#b9b9db background

One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #b9b9db">…</p>

#b9b9db shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9b9db">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171739
Binary
10111001, 10111001, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#b9b9db
LRV
≈ 50.1%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 0.729
RGB
rgb(185, 185, 219)
RGBA
rgba(185, 185, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.314, g: 0.314, b: 0.372
RYB
red: 72.549%, yellow: 72.549%, blue: 85.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605477 / 0xffb9b9db
HSL
hsl(240, 32%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 32%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 16% (0.155), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 15.525%, perceived brightness: 74.190%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 44.997, L: 76.147
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.313, L: 0.740
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.037, L: 0.741
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.155), magenta: 16% (0.155), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 50.140, Y: 50.126, Z: 74.038
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.288, Y: 50.126
CIELab
L: 76.147, a: 6.820, b: -16.998
CIELuv
L: 76.147, u: -1.988, v: -27.556
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.147, C: 18.315, H: 291.861
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.147, C: 27.628, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.800, a: 2.513, b: -12.442
CIECAM02
J: 68.586, C: 22.127, h: 275.928, Q: 163.165, M: 19.350, s: 34.437, H: 319.720
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.163, jaune: -3.061, green: -0.211
LMS
L: 46.253, M: 50.262, S: 73.641
YCbCr
Y: 178.247, Cb: 142.926, Cr: 125.586
YCoCg
Y: 193.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 37.750
YDbDr
Y: 188.876, Db: 45.322, Dr: 7.378
YPbPr
Y: 187.448, Pb: 17.000, Pr: -1.564
xvYCC
Y: 176.985, Cb: 142.933, Cr: 126.626
YIQ
Y: 188.876, I: -10.923, Q: 10.579
YUV
Y: 188.876, U: 14.826, V: -3.400
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/6 ΔE = 2.549
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 4.521

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