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#b9bed3 Hex Color Code

#b9bed3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9bed3 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b9bed3 is comprised of 72.55% red, 74.51% green and 82.75% blue. In the HSL color space #b9bed3 has a hue of 228° (degrees), 23% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.92 nm.

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#b9bed3 linear gradient to complementary #d0cdbc

  1. #b9bed3
  2. #bdc0cf
  3. #c1c3cb
  4. #c5c5c8
  5. #c9c8c4
  6. #cccac0
  7. #d0cdbc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #959aae
  2. #a1a6ba
  3. #adb2c6
  4. #b9bed3
  5. #c5cae0
  6. #d2d7ec
  7. #dfe4f9

Tints and Shades

#b9bed3 to white

  1. #b9bed3
  2. #c5c9da
  3. #d0d3e2
  4. #dcdee9
  5. #e7e9f0
  6. #f3f4f8
  7. #ffffff

#b9bed3 to black

  1. #b9bed3
  2. #979bac
  3. #777a87
  4. #585b64
  5. #3b3d42
  6. #212124
  7. #000000

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Paints

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  1. Beckers

    1. ★ Skilla 779 / S 1515-B20G
      #b8c0d7
      ΔE = 1.187 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
    2. ★ Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ Lilac Heather 3
      #bcbed5
      ΔE = 1.229 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. Midnight Iris 3
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-4110 TCX
      #b7c0d6
      ΔE = 1.255 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. ★ P 105-9 U
      #bfc3d6
      ΔE = 1.989 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  4. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B30
      #bec1d6
      ΔE = 1.374 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 2 260 / Lazur 20
      #b4bcd0
      ΔE = 1.400 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. 80 1 246 / Venato 50
      #b0b8cc
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  6. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 1414 Water Hyacinth
      #b9c0d2
      ΔE = 1.409 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Faded Hydrangea
      #b4bdd1
      ΔE = 1.455 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. ★ Pansy Garden
      #b3bbcf
      ΔE = 1.675 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  8. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5912 - Glimmer
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Hazy Sky / 1184
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 2.458 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cincinnatian Hotel Olivia Blue
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Glacier Mist
      #b4bdcc
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  12. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Favorite Things / 7233
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  14. Behr

    1. ★ Still Water PPOC-50
      #b3bdd4
      ΔE = 1.667 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. ★ 610C-3 Williamsburg Blue
      #b3bed3
      ΔE = 1.805 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7191P Faded Violet
      #b5bfd7
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
    2. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 2.108 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  16. Bristol

    1. ★ Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 1.714 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  17. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-1
      #bfbfd5
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Noteworthy / 90BB 53/129
      #c1bece
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  19. CIL

    1. ★ Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. City Song
      #bbbbca
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-40-3 Cold Morn
      #b3bace
      ΔE = 1.790 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ 4-43-3 Orchid Scent
      #c0c0d1
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 1.801 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  22. General Paint

    1. ★ Silent Mauvie / CL 2413W
      #bec3d7
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
    2. Endorphin / CL 2453W
      #c2bfd5
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #bac3d8
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. Province / 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  24. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Violet Vista 7226
      #bac3d8
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. Province 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  25. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  26. Sikkens

    1. ★ V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 2.066 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. U0.10.70
      #b2c1d6
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  27. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. ★ 6062
      #bec4d9
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1515-R80B
      #b5c1d6
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  29. Resene

    1. ★ Alaska B81-021-266
      #b2b9cd
      ΔE = 2.129 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Serendipity B80-026-266
      #b1b9d3
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  30. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Blue Opal / 347-3
      #bcc5d9
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  31. Glidden

    1. ★ Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Sailor Boy / PPG1164-4
      #aebbd0
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  32. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / PPG1171-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 2.210 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Sailor Boy / PPG1164-4
      #aebbd0
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 2.222 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Oriental Iris / 1418
      #b5beda
      ΔE = 2.625 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  34. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. 2-40-3 Floral Cascade
      #c4c3d8
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  35. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Violet Hint 29-5
      #bebfd9
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
    2. Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 2.698 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  36. Dulux Australia

    1. Mist / G81
      #b7c2d4
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  37. Olympic

    1. Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Purple Dragon A44-3
      #c1c0da
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  38. Sto

    1. 34305
      #bfc5d9
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  39. Taubmans

    1. Daytona / T144-4
      #b9bdcb
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Scrimshaw / T65-4
      #aeb9cd
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  40. ICI Paints

    1. Artist's Blue 70BB 57/093
      #bec2d1
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
    2. Blue Facet 70BB 59/118
      #bfc5d8
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  41. Nippon Paint

    1. September Rain / NP PB 1487 P
      #bdc3dd
      ΔE = 2.571 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
    2. Royal Mist / NP PB 1474 P
      #c2c4db
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  42. Kelly-Moore

    1. Favorite Things / KM3092-1
      #b5bbca
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Purple Paradise / KM3084-2
      #b1b7cf
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  43. Brillux

    1. 51.09.12
      #c2c4d6
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  44. Ralph Lauren

    1. Chi / RLVM284
      #b8c4d8
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  45. Duron

    1. Windy Blue
      #b9c4d6
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  46. TRUMATCH

    1. 36-f1
      #bfc4de
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  47. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Agapanthus - 9066
      #bbc5de
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 55.8%

#b9bed3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9bed3 foreground

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="color: #b9bed3">…</p>

#b9bed3 background

If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="background-color: #b9bed3">…</p>

#b9bed3 shadow

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9bed3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12173011
Binary
10111001, 10111110, 11010011
Hexadecimal
#b9bed3
LRV
≈ 51.8%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 2.238
RGB
rgb(185, 190, 211)
RGBA
rgba(185, 190, 211, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.316, g: 0.324, b: 0.360
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.742%, blue: 0.827%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4604205 / 0xffb9bed3
HSL
hsl(228, 23%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(228, 23%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 228° (228.462), saturation: 12% (0.123), value: 83% (0.827)
HSP
hue: 228.462, saturation: 12.322%, perceived brightness: 74.921%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 257.449, S: 30.300, L: 77.187
Cubehelix
H: -133.230, S: 0.219, L: 0.748
TSL
T: -2.466, S: 0.027, L: 0.749
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.123), magenta: 10% (0.100), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 17% (0.173)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 25% (0.255), yellow: 17% (0.173)
XYZ
X: 50.176, Y: 51.844, Z: 68.979
xyY
x: 0.293, y: 0.303, Y: 51.844
CIELab
L: 77.187, a: 2.432, b: -11.103
CIELuv
L: 77.187, u: -3.892, v: -17.480
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.187, C: 11.366, H: 282.354
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.187, C: 17.908, H: 257.449
Hunter-Lab
L: 72.003, a: -1.614, b: -6.398
CIECAM02
J: 69.781, C: 15.786, h: 264.502, Q: 164.580, M: 13.805, s: 28.962, H: 313.457
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.131, jaune: -2.025, green: 0.267
LMS
L: 47.839, M: 53.122, S: 68.689
YCbCr
Y: 179.983, Cb: 137.959, Cr: 124.314
YCgCo
Y: 194.000, Cg: -4.000, Co: 39.750
YDbDr
Y: 190.899, Db: 30.243, Dr: 11.222
YPbPr
Y: 190.447, Pb: 11.075, Pr: -3.466
xvYCC
Y: 179.560, Cb: 137.729, Cr: 124.955
YIQ
Y: 190.899, I: -9.725, Q: 5.477
YUV
Y: 190.899, U: 9.894, V: -5.175
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 3.658
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.383

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