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#b9c6e4 Hex Color Code

#b9c6e4 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9c6e4 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #b9c6e4 is comprised of 72.55% red, 77.65% green and 89.41% blue. In the HSL color space #b9c6e4 has a hue of 222° (degrees), 44% saturation and 81% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 475.24 nm.

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#b9c6e4 linear gradient to complementary #ddd6c0

  1. #b9c6e4
  2. #c0c9de
  3. #c6cbd8
  4. #ccced2
  5. #d2d1cc
  6. #d8d3c6
  7. #ddd6c0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #93a0bd
  2. #a0adca
  3. #acb9d7
  4. #b9c6e4
  5. #c6d3f1
  6. #d3e0ff
  7. #e0edff

Tints and Shades

#b9c6e4 to white

  1. #b9c6e4
  2. #c5cfe9
  3. #d0d9ed
  4. #dce2f2
  5. #e8ecf6
  6. #f3f5fb
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b9c6e4 to black

  1. #b9c6e4
  2. #97a2ba
  3. #777f92
  4. #595e6b
  5. #3c3f47
  6. #212226
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. KILZ

    1. ★ April Morning / B801
      #b8c5e3
      ΔE = 0.362 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
    2. ★ Heavenly / B811
      #c0c8e2
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
  2. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Berry Blush / 7217
      #b8c6e6
      ΔE = 0.631 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. ★ Peak Of Perfection / 7209
      #bec7e6
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  3. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Berry Blush 7217
      #b8c6e6
      ΔE = 0.631 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. ★ Peak Of Perfection 7209
      #bec7e6
      ΔE = 1.347 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Athenian Gray
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 0.651 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  5. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Purple Tide / NP PB 1501 P
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 0.651 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. ★ Rain Dance / NP PB 1452 P
      #c0c7e1
      ΔE = 1.942 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  6. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 0.651 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6015
      #bac8e6
      ΔE = 0.703 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
    2. 6056
      #b9c5da
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  8. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.15.12
      #b9c5e5
      ΔE = 0.788 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
    2. 54.12.12
      #bbc7dd
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2708
      #bac4e3
      ΔE = 1.042 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. ★ 277
      #b3c7e3
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  10. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #b8c3e2
      ΔE = 1.145 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. 3-41-3 Apparition
      #c2c7de
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Promise
      #b5c3e0
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
    2. Blue Galaxy
      #b2c0db
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Blue Stemware / 30BB 55/152
      #b4c3e0
      ΔE = 1.423 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
    2. Always Blue / 10BB 58/149
      #b4c9e3
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 57.0%
  13. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5898 - Prim Blue
      #b9c4de
      ΔE = 1.435 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Prim Blue / 1221
      #b9c4de
      ΔE = 1.435 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  15. Flügger

    1. ★ Klassicisme: Berlinerblå (No.14)
      #b6c6e1
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Dusty Lilac
      #b6c6e1
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e
      #bfc9e6
      ΔE = 1.491 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
    2. ★ 35-f1
      #bfcae3
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
  18. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0594
      #b6c7e2
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. 1274
      #c1c7e0
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  19. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Simply Sparkling / 0594
      #b6c7e2
      ΔE = 1.618 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. Genevieve / 1274
      #c1c7e0
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Agapanthus - 9066
      #bbc5de
      ΔE = 1.631 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  21. Caparol

    1. ★ 2314
      #b4c8e8
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
    2. ★ 43/12
      #c0cce8
      ΔE = 2.274 / LRV ≈ 60.2%
  22. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Harebell
      #bbcbe8
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
  23. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Morning Sky / KM3100-1
      #b2c5e7
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
    2. Berry Blush / KM3076-1
      #bdc3e6
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  24. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bath Bomb / T12 38.D1
      #becae4
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
    2. Canterbury Bells / T12 38.D2
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. ★ By the Bay / 7274
      #b4c7e2
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  26. Berger

    1. ★ By the Bay / 7274
      #b4c7e2
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  27. Vista Paint

    1. ★ By the Bay
      #b4c7e2
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  28. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Hindsight / A390
      #bdcae3
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
    2. Radar / A378
      #b6cae4
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
  29. Sikkens

    1. ★ T9.13.72
      #b4c6e0
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. ★ U4.10.72
      #bac3db
      ΔE = 2.181 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  30. Dulux

    1. ★ 48BB 56/162
      #b4c6e0
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. Mystic Mauve 4
      #b2c5df
      ΔE = 2.474 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  31. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1020-R80B
      #b9cae4
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  32. Behr

    1. ★ 600A-3 California Lilac
      #b4c0e0
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
    2. 620C-2 Lilac Bisque
      #c2c9df
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
  33. Benjamin Moore

    1. Feather Soft / 1431
      #bec6dd
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
    2. Oriental Iris / 1418
      #b5beda
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  34. General Paint

    1. Adventure / CL 2433W
      #bbc1dc
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. Strange Coincidence / CL 2383W
      #b4c2db
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  35. Peintures MF

    1. Pascal
      #c0cbe4
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
  36. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Hoarfrost 28-3
      #bdc9e0
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
  37. Porter Paints

    1. Twinberry Blossom / 247-3
      #bec9e0
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
    2. Violet Sachet / 147-3
      #c0ceea
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 61.3%
  38. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Twinberry Blossom 247-3
      #bec9e0
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
    2. Violet Sachet 147-3
      #c0ceea
      ΔE = 2.866 / LRV ≈ 61.3%
  39. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Lilac B15
      #b6c7df
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  40. Coronado Paint

    1. 7209 - Peak Of Perfection
      #b8c0e2
      ΔE = 2.660 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
    2. 7217 - Berry Blush
      #b2bfe1
      ΔE = 2.762 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  41. Tikkurila

    1. H351
      #b3cae8
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  42. Plascon

    1. Let it Rain B4-C2-3
      #b0c8e8
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
  43. Duron

    1. Wondrous Blue
      #bccce5
      ΔE = 2.714 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
  44. Zoffany

    1. Porcelain
      #aec3e0
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  45. New Look

    1. Precious Orchid / F30-08
      #b3c1d9
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  46. Wattyl

    1. Sky Blume / D77W
      #b3c1d9
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  47. Bristol

    1. Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 2.907 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  48. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1030-R70B
      #b6ccef
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
  49. Tollens

    1. T2011-5
      #b7c7dd
      ΔE = 2.957 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  50. Dutch Boy

    1. Watercolor Lilies
      #c2c5dd
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  51. Clark+Kensington

    1. Forever Young / 39C-3
      #b3bed9
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 51.4%

#b9c6e4 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9c6e4 foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #b9c6e4">…</p>

#b9c6e4 background

To create one's own world takes courage.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #b9c6e4">…</p>

#b9c6e4 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9c6e4">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12175076
Binary
10111001, 11000110, 11100100
Hexadecimal
#b9c6e4
LRV
≈ 56.3%
Closest short hex
#bce ΔE = 2.399
RGB
rgb(185, 198, 228)
RGBA
rgba(185, 198, 228, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.303, g: 0.324, b: 0.373
RYB
red: 72.549%, yellow: 76.464%, blue: 89.412%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4602140 / 0xffb9c6e4
HSL
hsl(222, 44%, 81%)
HSLA
hsla(222, 44%, 81%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 222° (221.860), saturation: 19% (0.189), value: 89% (0.894)
HSP
hue: 221.860, saturation: 18.860%, perceived brightness: 77.616%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 251.940, S: 51.426, L: 79.786
Cubehelix
H: -140.057, S: 0.370, L: 0.774
TSL
T: -2.180, S: 0.043, L: 0.775
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.189), magenta: 13% (0.132), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.106)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 22% (0.224), yellow: 11% (0.106)
XYZ
X: 54.202, Y: 56.303, Z: 81.396
xyY
x: 0.282, y: 0.293, Y: 56.303
CIELab
L: 79.786, a: 1.761, b: -16.366
CIELuv
L: 79.786, u: -8.449, v: -25.910
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 79.786, C: 16.461, H: 276.141
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 79.786, C: 27.253, H: 251.940
Hunter-Lab
L: 75.035, a: -2.372, b: -11.791
CIECAM02
J: 72.803, C: 22.386, h: 258.320, Q: 168.107, M: 19.576, s: 34.125, H: 310.215
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.151, jaune: -2.904, green: 0.611
LMS
L: 50.688, M: 57.934, S: 80.973
YCbCr
Y: 185.681, Cb: 143.094, Cr: 120.163
YCgCo
Y: 202.250, Cg: -4.250, Co: 35.500
YDbDr
Y: 197.533, Db: 45.840, Dr: 23.839
YPbPr
Y: 197.391, Pb: 16.495, Pr: -7.880
xvYCC
Y: 185.524, Cb: 142.490, Cr: 121.078
YIQ
Y: 197.533, I: -17.382, Q: 6.585
YUV
Y: 197.533, U: 14.995, V: -10.995
Munsell Color System
10PB 8/4 ΔE = 4.557
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 4.297

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