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#b9bcd5 Hex Color Code

#b9bcd5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9bcd5 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b9bcd5 is comprised of 72.55% red, 73.73% green and 83.53% blue. In the HSL color space #b9bcd5 has a hue of 234° (degrees), 25% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 468.87 nm.

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#b9bcd5 linear gradient to complementary #d1d0bd

  1. #b9bcd5
  2. #bdbfd1
  3. #c2c3cd
  4. #c6c6c9
  5. #cac9c5
  6. #cdcdc1
  7. #d1d0bd

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9598b0
  2. #a1a4bc
  3. #adb0c8
  4. #b9bcd5
  5. #c5c8e2
  6. #d2d5ee
  7. #dee1fb

Tints and Shades

#b9bcd5 to white

  1. #b9bcd5
  2. #c5c7dc
  3. #d0d2e3
  4. #dcddea
  5. #e7e8f1
  6. #f3f4f8
  7. #ffffff

#b9bcd5 to black

  1. #b9bcd5
  2. #979aae
  3. #777988
  4. #585a65
  5. #3b3c43
  6. #212124
  7. #000000

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  1. KILZ

    1. ★ Gentle Spirit / B822
      #b9bbd5
      ΔE = 0.534 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. ★ Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 0.591 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ V2.08.71
      #bdbfd6
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 0.654 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 610A-3 Lavender Sachet
      #b9bcd7
      ΔE = 0.676 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. 630A-3 Weeping Wisteria
      #bfbcdb
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 0.715 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  6. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 0.715 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cincinnatian Hotel Olivia Blue
      #babed7
      ΔE = 0.715 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Lilac Macchiato
      #bdc0d3
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 0.715 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 0.819 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. ★ Oriental Iris / 1418
      #b5beda
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5912 - Glimmer
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. ★ DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Hazy Sky / 1184
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 0.872 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. ★ Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Violas / KM947-L
      #b6bbd3
      ΔE = 0.882 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. ★ Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  13. Dulux

    1. ★ Lilac Heather 3
      #bcbed5
      ΔE = 1.036 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. Purple Polka 4
      #bebacf
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  14. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 1.050 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  15. Bristol

    1. ★ Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 1.071 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  16. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 1.350 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. ★ Violet Hint 29-5
      #bebfd9
      ΔE = 1.441 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Daring Lavender
      #bebfd8
      ΔE = 1.369 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
    2. ★ Kim's Lilac
      #c1c1db
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  18. CIL

    1. ★ Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Foggy Promenade
      #c1bcd1
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  19. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 1.395 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c2bbd3
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  20. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavender Surprise / T10 37B-1
      #bcbcd8
      ΔE = 1.407 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. Canterbury Bells / T12 38.D2
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  21. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ Forever Young / 39C-3
      #b3bed9
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  22. Beckers

    1. ★ Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. ★ Skilla 779 / S 1515-B20G
      #b8c0d7
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  23. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-1
      #bfbfd5
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
    2. T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  24. General Paint

    1. ★ Adventure / CL 2433W
      #bbc1dc
      ΔE = 1.937 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  25. Resene

    1. ★ Serendipity B80-026-266
      #b1b9d3
      ΔE = 2.023 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Heartbreaker B82-022-275
      #c1c2da
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  26. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.041 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2106 XGC
      #b2b7d1
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. 2106 C
      #b1b5ce
      ΔE = 2.652 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 2.088 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ 7191P Faded Violet
      #b5bfd7
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  29. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Dragon A44-3
      #c1c0da
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
    2. Purplicious A43-3
      #c2bfd9
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  30. Jedynka

    1. ★ Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  31. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B30
      #bec1d6
      ΔE = 2.189 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  32. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 2.294 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 37-e1
      #b8c1de
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  33. Earthpaint

    1. 1-39-3 Glissade
      #b4bcdb
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 2.462 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  34. Nippon Paint

    1. Ash Purple / NP PB 1494 P
      #b2bdd9
      ΔE = 2.335 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Lilac Frost / NP PB 1503 P
      #b0bcd6
      ΔE = 2.589 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  35. Glidden

    1. Painter'S Periwinkle / 50BB 54/111
      #bcc2d8
      ΔE = 2.360 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
    2. Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  36. Caparol

    1. 80 2 260 / Lazur 20
      #b4bcd0
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. 2304
      #b0bcd8
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  37. Coronado Paint

    1. 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 2.984 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  38. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  39. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  40. Rodda Paint

    1. Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  41. Porter Paints

    1. Cosmic / 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  42. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  43. ICI Paints

    1. 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Jacob's Ladder 70BB 51/139
      #aeb7d0
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  44. Laura Ashley

    1. 1414 Water Hyacinth
      #b9c0d2
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 52.7%

#b9bcd5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9bcd5 foreground

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

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #b9bcd5">…</p>

#b9bcd5 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b9bcd5">…</p>

#b9bcd5 shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9bcd5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12172501
Binary
10111001, 10111100, 11010101
Hexadecimal
#b9bcd5
LRV
≈ 51.1%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 2.851
RGB
rgb(185, 188, 213)
RGBA
rgba(185, 188, 213, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.316, g: 0.321, b: 0.363
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.736%, blue: 0.835%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4604715 / 0xffb9bcd5
HSL
hsl(234, 25%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(234, 25%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 234° (233.571), saturation: 13% (0.131), value: 84% (0.835)
HSP
hue: 233.571, saturation: 13.146%, perceived brightness: 74.564%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 261.541, S: 34.592, L: 76.730
Cubehelix
H: -128.446, S: 0.245, L: 0.745
TSL
T: -2.687, S: 0.029, L: 0.745
CMYK
cyan: 13% (0.131), magenta: 12% (0.117), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 16% (0.165)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 26% (0.263), yellow: 16% (0.165)
XYZ
X: 49.998, Y: 51.084, Z: 70.164
xyY
x: 0.292, y: 0.298, Y: 51.084
CIELab
L: 76.730, a: 3.925, b: -12.869
CIELuv
L: 76.730, u: -3.050, v: -20.506
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.730, C: 13.454, H: 286.959
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.730, C: 20.732, H: 261.541
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.473, a: -0.210, b: -8.173
CIECAM02
J: 69.255, C: 17.633, h: 269.884, Q: 163.959, M: 15.420, s: 30.667, H: 316.362
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.141, jaune: -2.336, green: 0.091
LMS
L: 47.190, M: 51.965, S: 69.844
YCbCr
Y: 179.171, Cb: 139.419, Cr: 124.908
YCgCo
Y: 193.500, Cg: -5.500, Co: 39.250
YDbDr
Y: 189.953, Db: 34.675, Dr: 9.424
YPbPr
Y: 189.161, Pb: 12.845, Pr: -2.650
xvYCC
Y: 178.456, Cb: 139.283, Cr: 125.672
YIQ
Y: 189.953, I: -9.819, Q: 7.144
YUV
Y: 189.953, U: 11.343, V: -4.345
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 2.971
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 4.762

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