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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

#b9b9db to black

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

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 0.580 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 3 280 / Lavendel 20
      #b8b8d8
      ΔE = 0.722 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. 80 4 310 / Atmo 15
      #bcb4d8
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  3. 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%
  4. Porter 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%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7444 XGC
      #b6b9db
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. P 104-10 U
      #b4b6d1
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  6. 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%
  7. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 1.484 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  9. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 1-39-3 Glissade
      #b4bcdb
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 1.684 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 630A-3 Weeping Wisteria
      #bfbcdb
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. ★ 620A-3 Rhapsody Lilac
      #b5bcdb
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  12. 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%
  13. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavender Surprise / T10 37B-1
      #bcbcd8
      ΔE = 2.010 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 2.808 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  14. Homebase

    1. ★ Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  15. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-f1
      #bfb9d7
      ΔE = 2.043 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  18. General Paint

    1. ★ Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  19. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 2.171 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  20. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.10.70
      #bfb9d6
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  21. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  22. KILZ

    1. Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Gentle Spirit / B822
      #b9bbd5
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Playful Purple / 1308
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  24. California Paints

    1. DE 5947 - Playful Purple
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.433 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  25. Jedynka

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

    1. Purple Passion A45-3
      #b5bddc
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  28. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  29. Crown Diamond

    1. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  30. Diamond Vogel

    1. Spoiled Rotten / 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. Pretty Posie / 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  31. Colortrend

    1. 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 2.719 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. 1275
      #adb4d8
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  32. Glidden

    1. Empress Lilac / 90BB 47/149
      #b7b2d1
      ΔE = 2.774 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c4badd
      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  33. Bristol

    1. Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  34. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. Berry Blush
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Peak of Perfection
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  36. Berger

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  37. Scib Paints

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  38. Dutch Boy

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  39. Cloverdale 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%
  40. 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%
  41. Resene

    1. Melrose V83-038-291
      #c3b9dd
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  42. Coronado Paint

    1. 7209 - Peak Of Perfection
      #b8c0e2
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  43. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B40
      #aeb5d4
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 46.8%

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#b9b9db HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9b9db foreground

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

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #b9b9db">…</p>

#b9b9db background

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #b9b9db">…</p>

#b9b9db shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<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: 0.725%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.859%
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
YCgCo
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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