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#b9bbff Hex Color Code

#b9bbff Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9bbff is a very light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b9bbff is comprised of 72.55% red, 73.33% green and 100% blue. In the HSL color space #b9bbff has a hue of 238° (degrees), 100% saturation and 86% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 465.46 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#b9bbff linear gradient to complementary #e6e9cf

  1. #b9bbff
  2. #c2c3f7
  3. #cacaef
  4. #d2d2e8
  5. #d9d9e0
  6. #e0e1d7
  7. #e6e9cf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9396d8
  2. #a0a2e5
  3. #acaff2
  4. #b9bbff
  5. #c6c8ff
  6. #d3d4ff
  7. #e0e1ff

Tones

  1. #b9bbff
  2. #c0c0f9
  3. #c6c6f4
  4. #cccbee
  5. #d2d1e8
  6. #d7d6e2
  7. #dcdcdc

Tints and Shades

#b9bbff to white

  1. #b9bbff
  2. #c5c6ff
  3. #d1d1ff
  4. #dddcff
  5. #e9e8ff
  6. #f4f3ff
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b9bbff to black

  1. #b9bbff
  2. #9899d0
  3. #7778a2
  4. #595977
  5. #3c3c4e
  6. #212129
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Violet Mirage B7-B2-2
      #bcb8fc
      ΔE = 1.391 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
    2. Rain Lily P1-B2-2
      #c4b8f8
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  2. Caparol

    1. 85 10 280 / Lavendel 115
      #c0bcf4
      ΔE = 2.674 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. 43/02
      #b8b8f0
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 50.8%

#b9bbff HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9bbff foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #b9bbff">…</p>

#b9bbff background

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="background-color: #b9bbff">…</p>

#b9bbff shadow

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9bbff">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12172287
Binary
10111001, 10111011, 11111111
Hexadecimal
#b9bbff
LRV
≈ 53.1%
Closest short hex
#bbf ΔE = 0.429
RGB
rgb(185, 187, 255)
RGBA
rgba(185, 187, 255, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.295, g: 0.298, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 72.549%, yellow: 73.312%, blue: 100.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4604929 / 0xffb9bbff
HSL
hsl(238, 100%, 86%)
HSLA
hsla(238, 100%, 86%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 238° (238.286), saturation: 27% (0.275), value: 100% (1.000)
HSP
hue: 238.286, saturation: 27.451%, perceived brightness: 76.619%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 264.925, S: 99.986, L: 77.918
Cubehelix
H: -124.427, S: 0.669, L: 0.760
TSL
T: -2.883, S: 0.070, L: 0.761
CMYK
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 27% (0.267), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 0% (0.000)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 27% (0.267), yellow: 0% (0.000)
XYZ
X: 55.823, Y: 53.074, Z: 101.891
xyY
x: 0.265, y: 0.252, Y: 53.074
CIELab
L: 77.918, a: 13.904, b: -33.696
CIELuv
L: 77.918, u: -5.011, v: -56.426
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.918, C: 36.452, H: 292.423
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.918, C: 56.648, H: 264.925
Hunter-Lab
L: 72.852, a: 9.287, b: -31.928
CIECAM02
J: 70.599, C: 39.260, h: 274.886, Q: 165.542, M: 34.333, s: 45.541, H: 319.134
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.241, jaune: -5.992, green: -0.463
LMS
L: 47.160, M: 51.437, S: 101.089
YCbCr
Y: 182.783, Cb: 158.148, Cr: 122.294
YCgCo
Y: 203.500, Cg: -16.500, Co: 28.750
YDbDr
Y: 194.154, Db: 91.544, Dr: 17.422
YPbPr
Y: 191.470, Pb: 34.230, Pr: -4.128
xvYCC
Y: 180.439, Cb: 158.069, Cr: 124.374
YIQ
Y: 194.154, I: -23.037, Q: 20.734
YUV
Y: 194.154, U: 29.944, V: -8.031
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 6.791
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.879

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