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Benjamin Moore Blue Orchid / 2069-50 / #b9bad3 Hex Color Code

#b9bad3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9bad3 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b9bad3 is comprised of 72.55% red, 72.94% green and 82.75% blue. In the HSL color space #b9bad3 has a hue of 238° (degrees), 23% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 466.01 nm.

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#b9bad3 linear gradient to complementary #cfcfbc

  1. #b9bad3
  2. #bdbdcf
  3. #c1c1cb
  4. #c5c4c8
  5. #c8c8c4
  6. #cccbc0
  7. #cfcfbc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9596ae
  2. #a1a2ba
  3. #adaec7
  4. #b9bad3
  5. #c5c6df
  6. #d2d3ec
  7. #dedff9

Tints and Shades

#b9bad3 to white

  1. #b9bad3
  2. #c5c5da
  3. #d0d1e2
  4. #dcdce9
  5. #e7e8f0
  6. #f3f3f8
  7. #ffffff

#b9bad3 to black

  1. #b9bad3
  2. #9798ac
  3. #777887
  4. #585964
  5. #3b3c42
  6. #212124
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 2 268 / Eisenoxidschwarz 40
      #b8b8d0
      ΔE = 0.805 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 80 3 270 / Aquarell 15
      #bcbcdc
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ Distinct Horizon PPOC-62
      #babad0
      ΔE = 1.034 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Still Water PPOC-50
      #b3bdd4
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 1.126 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 1.192 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R50B
      #bdb6ce
      ΔE = 2.530 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  5. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Violas / KM947-L
      #b6bbd3
      ΔE = 1.236 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. ★ Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  6. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 1.311 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ Shake it Up / 41C-3
      #c1bcd5
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavender Surprise / T10 37B-1
      #bcbcd8
      ΔE = 1.376 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. ★ Purple Passion / T12 37.D4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  8. Bristol

    1. ★ Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cincinnatian Hotel Olivia Blue
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Lilac Macchiato
      #bdc0d3
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  12. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  13. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. ★ DE 5912 - Glimmer
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  14. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c2bbd3
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  15. CIL

    1. ★ Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 1.651 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Foggy Promenade
      #c1bcd1
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 1.669 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. ★ Violet Hint 29-5
      #bebfd9
      ΔE = 1.875 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  17. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2106 U
      #b4bad1
      ΔE = 1.712 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ 2106 C
      #b1b5ce
      ΔE = 2.232 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  18. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 1.739 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. 7191P Faded Violet
      #b5bfd7
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  19. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Teresa's True Color / 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  20. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  21. Jedynka

    1. ★ Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  22. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Daring Lavender
      #bebfd8
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
    2. Kim's Lilac
      #c1c1db
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  23. Resene

    1. ★ Poet V81-022-289
      #c0bcd4
      ΔE = 1.847 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. ★ Serendipity B80-026-266
      #b1b9d3
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 1.963 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. ★ 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  25. General Paint

    1. ★ Atmosphere / CL 2443W
      #bfbfd9
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  26. Beckers

    1. ★ Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 1.980 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 2.467 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  27. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-1
      #bfbfd5
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
    2. T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  28. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 2.137 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  29. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ Playful Purple / 1308
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  30. KILZ

    1. ★ Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. Mystical Rome / B842
      #babed0
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  31. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. 10RB 53/115
      #c0bcd0
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  32. Glidden

    1. Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Spring Lilac / PPG1170-4
      #b1b3cb
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Spring Lilac / PPG1170-4
      #b1b3cb
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  34. Porter Paints

    1. Cosmic / 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 2.414 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Spring Lilac / 345-4
      #b1b2cb
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  35. Olympic

    1. Purple Dragon A44-3
      #c1c0da
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
    2. Purplicious A43-3
      #c2bfd9
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  36. Nippon Paint

    1. Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  37. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 38-f1
      #bfb9d7
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  38. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 2.521 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  39. Benjamin Moore

    1. Oriental Iris / 1418
      #b5beda
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  40. Coronado Paint

    1. 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  41. Sikkens

    1. W0.08.71
      #c2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. V9.11.69
      #bbb5d3
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  42. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-3 Glissade
      #b4bcdb
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  43. Levis

    1. Clear Purple B30
      #bec1d6
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  44. Diamond Vogel

    1. Collensia / 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  45. Colortrend

    1. 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 50.9%

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#b9bad3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9bad3 foreground

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

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #b9bad3">…</p>

#b9bad3 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #b9bad3">…</p>

#b9bad3 shadow

To practice any art, no matter how well or badly, is a way to make your soul grow. So do it.

Kurt Vonnegut
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9bad3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12171987
Binary
10111001, 10111010, 11010011
Hexadecimal
#b9bad3
LRV
≈ 50.1%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 2.773
RGB
rgb(185, 186, 211)
RGBA
rgba(185, 186, 211, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.318, g: 0.320, b: 0.363
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.729%, blue: 0.827%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4605229 / 0xffb9bad3
HSL
hsl(238, 23%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 23%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (237.692), saturation: 12% (0.123), value: 83% (0.827)
HSP
hue: 237.692, saturation: 12.322%, perceived brightness: 74.009%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.396, S: 33.140, L: 76.152
Cubehelix
H: -124.913, S: 0.233, L: 0.739
TSL
T: -2.859, S: 0.028, L: 0.739
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.123), magenta: 12% (0.118), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.173)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 27% (0.271), yellow: 17% (0.173)
XYZ
X: 49.322, Y: 50.135, Z: 68.694
xyY
x: 0.293, y: 0.298, Y: 50.135
CIELab
L: 76.152, a: 4.588, b: -12.651
CIELuv
L: 76.152, u: -1.986, v: -20.244
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.152, C: 13.457, H: 289.932
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.152, C: 20.341, H: 264.396
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.806, a: 0.429, b: -7.957
CIECAM02
J: 68.592, C: 17.290, h: 273.355, Q: 163.173, M: 15.120, s: 30.440, H: 318.278
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.141, jaune: -2.306, green: -0.030
LMS
L: 46.525, M: 50.820, S: 68.383
YCbCr
Y: 177.967, Cb: 139.123, Cr: 125.786
YCgCo
Y: 192.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 39.750
YDbDr
Y: 188.551, Db: 33.775, Dr: 6.758
YPbPr
Y: 187.587, Pb: 12.615, Pr: -1.650
xvYCC
Y: 177.104, Cb: 139.081, Cr: 126.551
YIQ
Y: 188.551, I: -8.627, Q: 7.567
YUV
Y: 188.551, U: 11.049, V: -3.115
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.473
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.102

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