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#b9bacb Hex Color Code

#b9bacb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9bacb is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b9bacb is comprised of 72.55% red, 72.94% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #b9bacb has a hue of 237° (degrees), 15% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.77 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9596a7
  2. #a1a2b3
  3. #adaebf
  4. #b9bacb
  5. #c5c6d7
  6. #d1d2e4
  7. #dedff0

Tints and Shades

#b9bacb to white

  1. #b9bacb
  2. #c4c5d4
  3. #d0d1dc
  4. #dcdce5
  5. #e7e8ed
  6. #f3f3f6
  7. #ffffff

#b9bacb to black

  1. #b9bacb
  2. #9798a6
  3. #777882
  4. #585960
  5. #3b3c40
  6. #212123
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 0.514 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Silverberry 444-4
      #bfbbc9
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 0.514 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Silverberry / 444-4
      #bfbbc9
      ΔE = 2.065 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 0.769 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ Winsome Lilac B43-3
      #bdb9c9
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 0.806 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ 4-43-3 Orchid Scent
      #c0c0d1
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301-Y72R
      #b8b8c8
      ΔE = 0.833 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ 44/17
      #c0bccc
      ΔE = 1.950 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 0.869 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Swazi / CL 2473W
      #c0b9ca
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  7. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.038 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Spacious Sky / 1062
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  8. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 1.131 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  9. Behr

    1. ★ Sweet Dreams EIC-34
      #b6b7c9
      ΔE = 1.142 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. ★ 630E-3 Grape Lavender
      #bec0d1
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. 5195P Violet Dust
      #b6bfcf
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  11. Glidden

    1. ★ Violet Blush
      #bcbdcc
      ΔE = 1.298 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Grey Heather
      #bbb9c3
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Masquerade / T59-3
      #bcbece
      ΔE = 1.453 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
    2. ★ Daytona / T144-4
      #b9bdcb
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  13. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 1.612 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  15. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Province / KM3051-1
      #bfbccd
      ΔE = 1.628 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Hyacinth Haze / KM3044-1
      #bdb8c5
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  16. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-3904 TPG
      #bcb8c8
      ΔE = 1.660 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ P 101-1 U
      #c1bdce
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  17. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ Alaska B81-021-266
      #b2b9cd
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  18. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6343
      #babdca
      ΔE = 1.899 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  19. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 1.909 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 1414 Water Hyacinth
      #b9c0d2
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  20. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Opal Lilac
      #b9bbc7
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  21. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Courtyard Shadow
      #b8bac6
      ΔE = 1.970 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ Lilac Macchiato
      #bdc0d3
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  22. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Province
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  23. Berger

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  24. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  25. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Province 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
    2. Favorite Things 7233
      #b2bccb
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  26. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Province / 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
    2. Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2bccb
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Lavender Blue / 1438
      #b4bac8
      ΔE = 2.082 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  28. CIL

    1. ★ Mesmerize
      #b3b7c5
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Noteworthy / 90BB 53/129
      #c1bece
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  30. Beckers

    1. ★ Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. ★ Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.259 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  31. Bristol

    1. ★ Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Tole Blue 50BB 54/079
      #b6bdca
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 2.310 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. 3-42-3 Little Maids
      #beb7ca
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  34. Dutch Boy

    1. Pansy Garden
      #b3bbcf
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Faded Hydrangea
      #b4bdd1
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  35. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10704
      #b2bac9
      ΔE = 2.453 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  36. Dulux

    1. 70BB 49/082
      #b2b7c4
      ΔE = 2.560 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 30RB 50/072
      #bebac5
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  37. Tollens

    1. T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. T2093-1
      #bfbfd5
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  38. Colortrend

    1. 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  39. Diamond Vogel

    1. Collensia / 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  40. Nippon Paint

    1. Lighthearted / NP PB 1460 P
      #c3bfcd
      ΔE = 2.891 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. Choir Boys / NP N 1965 P
      #b9bfcb
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  41. California Paints

    1. DE 5919 - Spacious Sky
      #aeb5c7
      ΔE = 2.926 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  42. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B30
      #bec1d6
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  43. Sto

    1. 34214
      #c0bcc7
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. 34422
      #b1b9c6
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  44. Sikkens

    1. V2.08.71
      #bdbfd6
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 52.9%

#b9bacb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9bacb foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #b9bacb">…</p>

#b9bacb background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #b9bacb">…</p>

#b9bacb shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9bacb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171979
Binary
10111001, 10111010, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#b9bacb
LRV
≈ 49.7%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 0.541
RGB
rgb(185, 186, 203)
RGBA
rgba(185, 186, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.322, g: 0.324, b: 0.354
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.729%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605237 / 0xffb9bacb
HSL
hsl(237, 15%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(237, 15%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 237° (236.667), saturation: 9% (0.089), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 236.667, saturation: 8.867%, perceived brightness: 73.616%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.651, S: 22.224, L: 75.912
Cubehelix
H: -125.765, S: 0.158, L: 0.736
TSL
T: -2.817, S: 0.019, L: 0.736
CMYK
cyan: 9% (0.089), magenta: 8% (0.084), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 27% (0.271), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 48.344, Y: 49.744, Z: 63.543
xyY
x: 0.299, y: 0.308, Y: 49.744
CIELab
L: 75.912, a: 2.950, b: -8.666
CIELuv
L: 75.912, u: -1.525, v: -13.702
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.912, C: 9.154, H: 288.798
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.912, C: 13.787, H: 263.651
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.529, a: -1.074, b: -4.047
CIECAM02
J: 68.316, C: 12.635, h: 270.941, Q: 162.844, M: 11.049, s: 26.049, H: 316.942
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.122, jaune: -1.623, green: 0.084
LMS
L: 46.477, M: 50.813, S: 63.310
YCbCr
Y: 177.183, Cb: 135.611, Cr: 126.354
YCgCo
Y: 190.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 41.750
YDbDr
Y: 187.639, Db: 23.111, Dr: 5.022
YPbPr
Y: 187.011, Pb: 8.615, Pr: -1.282
xvYCC
Y: 176.609, Cb: 135.568, Cr: 126.874
YIQ
Y: 187.639, I: -6.057, Q: 5.078
YUV
Y: 187.639, U: 7.561, V: -2.315
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 3.261
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.721

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