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#b9bec5 Hex Color Code

#b9bec5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9bec5 is a medium light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #b9bec5 is comprised of 72.55% red, 74.51% green and 77.25% blue. In the HSL color space #b9bec5 has a hue of 215° (degrees), 9% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 478.85 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #959aa1
  2. #a1a6ad
  3. #adb2b9
  4. #b9bec5
  5. #c5cad1
  6. #d2d7de
  7. #dee4eb

Tints and Shades

#b9bec5 to white

  1. #b9bec5
  2. #c4c9ce
  3. #d0d3d8
  4. #dcdee2
  5. #e7e9eb
  6. #f3f4f5
  7. #ffffff

#b9bec5 to black

  1. #b9bec5
  2. #979ba1
  3. #777a7f
  4. #585b5e
  5. #3b3d3f
  6. #212122
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 33-g5
      #b8bec5
      ΔE = 0.339 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. ★ 37-g5
      #b9bcc4
      ΔE = 1.016 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  2. Duron

    1. ★ Samovar Silver
      #b8bdc3
      ΔE = 0.607 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Online
      #b2b6bf
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  3. Tollens

    1. ★ TF255-2
      #bbbfc4
      ΔE = 1.027 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Parlor Games / KM3779-1
      #b7bbc0
      ΔE = 1.430 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Rain Nation / KM3811-1
      #b9bdbe
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Tole Blue / 50BB 54/079
      #bec1c7
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
    2. ★ Glass Menagerie / 30BB 54/072
      #bcc1c5
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  6. Nature Paint

    1. ★ Eyebright
      #b9bdc7
      ΔE = 1.472 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  7. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Silver
      #b8bdc1
      ΔE = 1.477 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  8. Resene

    1. ★ Half Grey Chateau N78-006-255
      #babdc1
      ΔE = 1.501 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. French Grey N80-003-290
      #bfbdc1
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  9. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1741
      #b4bcc2
      ΔE = 1.510 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. ★ Model Master 28126
      #bac1c5
      ΔE = 1.860 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  10. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7356-31 Baroness
      #bec1c9
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. 7408-31 Platinum Lace
      #bfbec1
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Kingston Gray
      #b9c1ca
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
    2. Gray
      #c0c4cd
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  12. Sico

    1. ★ 6173-31 Powdered Iron
      #bcbdc2
      ΔE = 1.565 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. 6171-31 Drakkar
      #bcc5ca
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  13. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Matin D7
      #bec2c9
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. Vulkaan
      #b8c4cc
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ English Lavender
      #bec2c9
      ΔE = 1.568 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. Niagara Blues 4
      #b8c4cc
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  15. Colortrend

    1. ★ Polar Ice
      #bbc0ca
      ΔE = 1.598 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. ★ 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  16. Chrysler

    1. ★ Dawn Gray
      #b7bfc9
      ΔE = 1.617 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. ★ Pearl Gray
      #b3bac0
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  17. Tikkurila

    1. ★ V428
      #bfc0c7
      ΔE = 1.699 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
    2. 4892
      #bfc2ce
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-4105 TCX
      #babcc0
      ΔE = 1.723 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. ★ 14-4105 TPG
      #bfbfc3
      ΔE = 2.197 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Gray Timber Wolf / 2126-50
      #bbc2c7
      ΔE = 1.750 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. Blue Heather / 1620
      #b2c0c8
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  20. Little Greene

    1. ★ Weekend
      #bec1ca
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  21. Beckers

    1. ★ Havsbris 758 / S 2503-B07G
      #b9bac0
      ΔE = 1.821 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  22. Sto

    1. ★ 34335
      #bebfc8
      ΔE = 1.836 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
    2. ★ 35135
      #b9c2cc
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Kid Glove 26-28
      #bcc3cb
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  24. Behr

    1. ★ Rare Orchid FF50-1
      #b8bac3
      ΔE = 1.854 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Fairview Gray FF68-2
      #b9bdbf
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  25. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Let It Rain / 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 1.972 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Savoy / 1316
      #c2c0c9
      ΔE = 2.902 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  26. Berger

    1. ★ October Sky / 8250
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. ★ October Sky / 8250
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. ★ October Sky
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 2.011 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  29. Olympic

    1. ★ Silverberry C44-3
      #bbbcc6
      ΔE = 2.033 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. Gray Frost D57-3
      #b7bec0
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  30. ICI Paints

    1. ★ French Silver 90BG 55/051
      #b4bfc5
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Sweet Juliet 10RB 56/052
      #c3c1c8
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  31. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Gray Frost / 555-4
      #b8bfc2
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Quest / ATC-64
      #bdc1c3
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  32. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Gray Frost 555-4
      #b8bfc2
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Cadet Wool Chs-62
      #bdc1c3
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  33. Caparol

    1. ★ 4343
      #c0c0c8
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
    2. 80 2 240 / Pacific 25
      #b8c0cc
      ΔE = 2.484 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  34. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Silver
      #bebdc5
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. ★ Astral Silver
      #b1bcc4
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  35. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Suede Shoes / NP N 1958 P
      #bdbcc4
      ΔE = 2.130 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Choir Boys / NP N 1965 P
      #b9bfcb
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  36. CIL

    1. ★ Glass Menagerie
      #b9c2cc
      ΔE = 2.165 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. Moon Shade
      #c1c3cb
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  37. Teknos

    1. ★ PR320
      #b5b9c3
      ΔE = 2.226 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. GBI018
      #b0b9be
      ΔE = 2.778 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  38. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grey On Grey / T168-4
      #b9bbbe
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. ★ Violet Frost / T12 41.C11
      #bfc3c7
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  39. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5191P Lilac Lace
      #c0c2cb
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
    2. 4211P Graycloth
      #bbc0c2
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  40. AMC

    1. ★ Silver Frost
      #b2babf
      ΔE = 2.269 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  41. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R90B
      #b1bbc4
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. S 2005-R90B
      #c2c3c6
      ΔE = 2.967 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  42. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Daydream - 6541
      #bdc3cd
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. Krypton - 6247
      #b8c0c3
      ΔE = 2.304 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  43. Bristol

    1. ★ Violet Frost / P229-N3
      #bfc3c7
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  44. Valspar Paint

    1. Shark Loop
      #c1c2c7
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Courtyard Shadow
      #b8bac6
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  45. Brillux

    1. 48.06.12
      #c0c4cc
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
    2. 51.06.12
      #c2c3cd
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  46. Rodda Paint

    1. October Sky 8250
      #bcbfc1
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  47. Cloverdale Paint

    1. October Sky / 8250
      #bcbfc1
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  48. Focoltone

    1. 2250
      #b8babd
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  49. Earthpaint

    1. 4-39-2 Plum Sparkle
      #bfc4cd
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
    2. 4-40-2 Heather Mist
      #c0c5cd
      ΔE = 2.609 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  50. Testors

    1. Testors 1181
      #bdc0c2
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  51. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Adirondack / 1090
      #b0b9c1
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Crestline / 1144
      #b4bcbf
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  52. California Paints

    1. DE 6339 - Adirondack
      #b0b9c1
      ΔE = 2.492 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. DE 6325 - Crestline
      #b4bcbf
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  53. Toyo Ink

    1. CF11022
      #babcbe
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  54. Dutch Boy

    1. Ypsilanti Skies
      #bbc4c9
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. Harbor Channel
      #b3bfc4
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  55. Peintures MF

    1. Lance du roi
      #bbc4c9
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. Baie ombragée
      #c0c6cc
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  56. General Paint

    1. Marionette / CL 2392W
      #b3b8c2
      ΔE = 2.539 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Prairie Dust / CL 3122W
      #bbc4c8
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  57. Alcro

    1. Budgie blue
      #b5bfcb
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  58. Volkswagen

    1. Satin Silver
      #b6c2cc
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  59. Kansai Paint

    1. Opal Lilac
      #b9bbc7
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  60. Craig & Rose

    1. Sir Thomas Grey
      #bfc1c3
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  61. Homebase

    1. Dove Grey
      #b4b9bc
      ΔE = 2.704 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Dove Grey
      #b0b7bd
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  62. Glidden

    1. Moonlight Grey
      #c2c5cc
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  63. Ralph Lauren

    1. Polaris / RLUL216
      #b8babc
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Spa / RLVM274
      #bac5ce
      ΔE = 2.954 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  64. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.790 #211
      #bfc4c7
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  65. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / FS206
      #bac3c6
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  66. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6097
      #bcc4cf
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. 6343
      #babdca
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  67. 1829

    1. Zinc
      #bac4c8
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  68. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Lacecap B12
      #afbcc5
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  69. Jotun

    1. 4496 / Syrin
      #c2c0c4
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
    2. 4456 / Idyll (Sil.em. Mellomgrå Base)
      #bdbebf
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  70. Audi

    1. Apollo Silber Metallic / LY38
      #b2b9bc
      ΔE = 2.963 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  71. Marston & Langinger

    1. Wood Ash
      #bababc
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  72. Dulux Australia

    1. Pensive / A420
      #c2c1cb
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 53.9%

#b9bec5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9bec5 foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #b9bec5">…</p>

#b9bec5 background

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b9bec5">…</p>

#b9bec5 shadow

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9bec5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12172997
Binary
10111001, 10111110, 11000101
Hexadecimal
#b9bec5
LRV
≈ 51.2%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 4.235
RGB
rgb(185, 190, 197)
RGBA
rgba(185, 190, 197, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.323, g: 0.332, b: 0.344
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.739%, blue: 0.773%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4604219 / 0xffb9bec5
HSL
hsl(215, 9%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(215, 9%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 215° (215.000), saturation: 6% (0.061), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 215.000, saturation: 6.091%, perceived brightness: 74.249%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 242.800, S: 10.736, L: 76.783
Cubehelix
H: -147.832, S: 0.091, L: 0.742
TSL
T: -1.901, S: 0.013, L: 0.742
CMYK
cyan: 6% (0.061), magenta: 4% (0.036), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 25% (0.255), yellow: 23% (0.227)
XYZ
X: 48.497, Y: 51.172, Z: 60.135
xyY
x: 0.303, y: 0.320, Y: 51.172
CIELab
L: 76.783, a: -0.385, b: -4.120
CIELuv
L: 76.783, u: -3.161, v: -6.151
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.783, C: 4.138, H: 264.657
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.783, C: 6.915, H: 242.800
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.535, a: -4.171, b: 0.233
CIECAM02
J: 69.310, C: 7.841, h: 244.196, Q: 164.025, M: 6.856, s: 20.445, H: 303.165
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.098, jaune: -0.838, green: 0.474
LMS
L: 47.756, M: 53.109, S: 59.978
YCbCr
Y: 178.611, Cb: 131.813, Cr: 125.308
YCgCo
Y: 190.500, Cg: -0.500, Co: 43.250
YDbDr
Y: 189.303, Db: 11.581, Dr: 8.184
YPbPr
Y: 189.439, Pb: 4.075, Pr: -2.822
xvYCC
Y: 178.695, Cb: 131.580, Cr: 125.521
YIQ
Y: 189.303, I: -5.227, Q: 1.121
YUV
Y: 189.303, U: 3.790, V: -3.775
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/2 ΔE = 3.669
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.098

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