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#b9c1dc Hex Color Code

#b9c1dc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9c1dc is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b9c1dc is comprised of 72.55% red, 75.69% green and 86.27% blue. In the HSL color space #b9c1dc has a hue of 226° (degrees), 33% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 472.96 nm.

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#b9c1dc linear gradient to complementary #d6d3bf

  1. #b9c1dc
  2. #bec4d7
  3. #c3c7d2
  4. #c8cace
  5. #cdcdc9
  6. #d2d0c4
  7. #d6d3bf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #949cb6
  2. #a0a8c3
  3. #adb5cf
  4. #b9c1dc
  5. #c6cee9
  6. #d2daf6
  7. #dfe7ff

Tints and Shades

#b9c1dc to white

  1. #b9c1dc
  2. #c5cbe2
  3. #d0d5e8
  4. #dce0ed
  5. #e8eaf3
  6. #f3f4f9
  7. #ffffff

#b9c1dc to black

  1. #b9c1dc
  2. #979eb4
  3. #777c8d
  4. #585c68
  5. #3c3e45
  6. #212225
  7. #000000

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  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 2355
      #b8c0dc
      ΔE = 0.474 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
    2. 2304
      #b0bcd8
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  2. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e1
      #b8c1de
      ΔE = 0.669 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
    2. ★ 36-f1
      #bfc4de
      ΔE = 1.537 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Oriental Iris / 1418
      #b5beda
      ΔE = 1.204 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. ★ Feather Soft / 1431
      #bec6dd
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 106-10 C
      #b8c3dc
      ΔE = 1.253 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. ★ P 104-2 U
      #c2c3dd
      ΔE = 2.298 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  5. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Prim Blue / 1221
      #b9c4de
      ΔE = 1.275 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
    2. ★ Hazy Sky / 1184
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5898 - Prim Blue
      #b9c4de
      ΔE = 1.275 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
    2. ★ DE 5912 - Glimmer
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 1.569 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  7. Beckers

    1. ★ Skilla 779 / S 1515-B20G
      #b8c0d7
      ΔE = 1.404 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
    2. Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  8. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Violet Vista
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  9. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  10. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cincinnatian Hotel Olivia Blue
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. All an Illusion R183E
      #bac1d4
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #b8c3e2
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. 3-39-3 Twilight Dusk
      #b6c3d8
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  13. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Forever Young / 39C-3
      #b3bed9
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. ★ Funky Tone / 39B-3
      #b5bcd4
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  14. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7191P Faded Violet
      #b5bfd7
      ΔE = 1.555 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  15. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Agapanthus - 9066
      #bbc5de
      ΔE = 1.574 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  16. Glidden

    1. ★ Painter'S Periwinkle / 50BB 54/111
      #bcc2d8
      ΔE = 1.694 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
    2. ★ Spring Bluebell / 48BB 56/162
      #bac5e4
      ΔE = 1.941 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  17. Sikkens

    1. ★ U4.10.72
      #bac4db
      ΔE = 1.762 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
    2. ★ V0.10.70
      #b7bbd5
      ΔE = 2.217 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  18. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ash Purple / NP PB 1494 P
      #b2bdd9
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Lilac Frost / NP PB 1503 P
      #b0bcd6
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  19. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Passion A45-3
      #b5bddc
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Purple Dragon A44-3
      #c1c0da
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  20. KILZ

    1. ★ April Morning / B801
      #b8c5e3
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
    2. Periwinkle Bloom / B812
      #b3bad8
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  21. General Paint

    1. ★ Strange Coincidence / CL 2383W
      #b4c2db
      ΔE = 1.911 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
    2. Mosaic / CL 2372W
      #b2c2d9
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  22. Bristol

    1. ★ Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 1.936 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. ★ Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.186 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  23. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  24. Ford

    1. ★ Athenian Gray
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  25. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Violet Hint 29-5
      #bebfd9
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
    2. ★ Brandy Flame 28-5
      #b5bbd7
      ΔE = 2.131 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  26. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. ★ 6062
      #bec4d9
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  27. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Daring Lavender
      #bebfd8
      ΔE = 2.012 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
    2. Faded Hydrangea
      #b4bdd1
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  28. Dulux

    1. ★ Lilac Heather 3
      #bcbed5
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  29. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Violet Vista 7226
      #bac3d8
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. Berry Blush 7217
      #b8c6e6
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  30. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #bac3d8
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #b8c6e6
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  31. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-3 Glissade
      #b4bcdb
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
  32. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.12
      #b9c5e5
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
    2. 54.12.12
      #bbc7dd
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  33. Resene

    1. ★ Heartbreaker B82-022-275
      #c1c2da
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
    2. Serendipity B80-026-266
      #b1b9d3
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  34. Levis

    1. ★ Clear Purple B30
      #bec1d6
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  35. Behr

    1. ★ Still Water PPOC-50
      #b3bdd4
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. 600C-3 Periwinkle Bud
      #aec0db
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  36. Kelly-Moore

    1. Violas / KM947-L
      #b6bbd3
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Scuba Blue / KM3108-1
      #b1c3e0
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  37. Colortrend

    1. 1274
      #c1c7e0
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. 0594
      #b6c7e2
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  38. Diamond Vogel

    1. Genevieve / 1274
      #c1c7e0
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. Simply Sparkling / 0594
      #b6c7e2
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  39. Tollens

    1. T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 2.486 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
    2. T2093-1
      #bfbfd5
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  40. Flügger

    1. Klassicisme: Berlinerblå (No.14)
      #b6c6e1
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  41. Devoe Paint

    1. Dusty Lilac
      #b6c6e1
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
    2. Roslyn's Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #aebdd6
      ΔE = 2.950 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  42. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1515-R80B
      #b5c1d6
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  43. CIL

    1. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  44. ICI Paints

    1. Orchid Lane 03RB 58/148
      #c1c0d9
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Blue Facet 70BB 59/118
      #bfc5d8
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  45. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  46. Coronado Paint

    1. 7217 - Berry Blush
      #b2bfe1
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  47. Taubmans

    1. Trixie Bell / T08 23-2
      #b0bcdc
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Berkeley / T61-3
      #afc0e1
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  48. Sto

    1. 34305
      #bfc5d9
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  49. Porter Paints

    1. Blue Opal / 347-3
      #bcc5d9
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  50. Ralph Lauren

    1. Chi / RLVM284
      #b8c4d8
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  51. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-31 Studio 54
      #c3c1dc
      ΔE = 2.914 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  52. Laura Ashley

    1. 1414 Water Hyacinth
      #b9c0d2
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 52.7%

#b9c1dc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9c1dc foreground

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="color: #b9c1dc">…</p>

#b9c1dc background

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="background-color: #b9c1dc">…</p>

#b9c1dc 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 #b9c1dc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12173788
Binary
10111001, 11000001, 11011100
Hexadecimal
#b9c1dc
LRV
≈ 53.6%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 3.477
RGB
rgb(185, 193, 220)
RGBA
rgba(185, 193, 220, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.309, g: 0.323, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.751%, blue: 0.863%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4603428 / 0xffb9c1dc
HSL
hsl(226, 33%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(226, 33%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 226° (226.286), saturation: 16% (0.159), value: 86% (0.863)
HSP
hue: 226.286, saturation: 15.909%, perceived brightness: 76.058%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 255.806, S: 41.628, L: 78.240
Cubehelix
H: -135.402, S: 0.298, L: 0.759
TSL
T: -2.371, S: 0.035, L: 0.760
CMYK
cyan: 16% (0.159), magenta: 12% (0.123), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.137)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 24% (0.243), yellow: 14% (0.137)
XYZ
X: 51.993, Y: 53.621, Z: 75.307
xyY
x: 0.287, y: 0.296, Y: 53.621
CIELab
L: 78.240, a: 2.713, b: -14.387
CIELuv
L: 78.240, u: -5.767, v: -22.799
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 78.240, C: 14.641, H: 280.678
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 78.240, C: 23.517, H: 255.806
Hunter-Lab
L: 73.226, a: -1.405, b: -9.716
CIECAM02
J: 70.999, C: 19.721, h: 263.017, Q: 166.011, M: 17.246, s: 32.231, H: 312.669
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.145, jaune: -2.579, green: 0.361
LMS
L: 48.906, M: 54.898, S: 74.942
YCbCr
Y: 182.377, Cb: 141.037, Cr: 122.571
YCgCo
Y: 197.750, Cg: -4.750, Co: 37.500
YDbDr
Y: 193.686, Db: 39.591, Dr: 16.523
YPbPr
Y: 193.240, Pb: 14.420, Pr: -5.242
xvYCC
Y: 181.959, Cb: 140.667, Cr: 123.395
YIQ
Y: 193.686, I: -13.440, Q: 6.709
YUV
Y: 193.686, U: 12.951, V: -7.620
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 4.745
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 4.122

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