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#b9c9e1 Hex Color Code

#b9c9e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9c9e1 is a light shade of cyan-blue. In the RGB color model #b9c9e1 is comprised of 72.55% red, 78.82% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #b9c9e1 has a hue of 216° (degrees), 40% saturation and 80% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 477.8 nm.

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#b9c9e1 linear gradient to complementary #dcd1be

  1. #b9c9e1
  2. #c0cadb
  3. #c6ccd5
  4. #cccdd0
  5. #d1ceca
  6. #d7d0c4
  7. #dcd1be

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #93a3ba
  2. #9fafc7
  3. #acbcd4
  4. #b9c9e1
  5. #c6d6ee
  6. #d3e3fc
  7. #e0f1ff

Tints and Shades

#b9c9e1 to white

  1. #b9c9e1
  2. #c5d2e6
  3. #d0dbeb
  4. #dce4f0
  5. #e8edf5
  6. #f3f6fa
  7. #ffffff

#b9c9e1 to black

  1. #b9c9e1
  2. #97a4b8
  3. #778190
  4. #595f6a
  5. #3c4046
  6. #212326
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2127 C
      #b8c9e1
      ΔE = 0.275 / LRV ≈ 57.4%
    2. P 113-1 U
      #b4cade
      ΔE = 2.475 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1020-R80B
      #b9cae4
      ΔE = 0.762 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
    2. S 1515-R80B
      #b5c1d6
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  3. Sto

    1. ★ 34405
      #bacae0
      ΔE = 0.780 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
    2. 34305
      #bfc5d9
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  4. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ By the Bay / KM3107-1
      #bbcbe4
      ΔE = 0.824 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
    2. Scuba Blue / KM3108-1
      #b1c3e0
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  5. Martha Stewart Living

    1. ★ Lilac B15
      #b6c7df
      ΔE = 0.835 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ T2011-5
      #b7c7dd
      ΔE = 1.050 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Hoarfrost 28-3
      #bdc9e0
      ΔE = 1.077 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
  8. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Radar / A378
      #b6cae4
      ΔE = 1.090 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
    2. ★ Cuddle / A387
      #bccbe8
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
  9. Duron

    1. ★ Wondrous Blue
      #bccce5
      ΔE = 1.159 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
    2. ★ Icy
      #c1cce0
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 59.9%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 54.12.12
      #bbc7dd
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
    2. ★ 57.12.12
      #b4c6e0
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  11. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0594
      #b6c7e2
      ΔE = 1.250 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. 0615
      #b8cde0
      ΔE = 2.752 / LRV ≈ 59.2%
  12. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Twinberry Blossom 247-3
      #bec9e0
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
    2. Violet Sachet 147-3
      #c0ceea
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 61.3%
  13. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Twinberry Blossom / 247-3
      #bec9e0
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
    2. Blue Opal / 347-3
      #bcc5d9
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ 48BB 56/162
      #b4c6e0
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. ★ Mystic Mauve 4
      #b2c5df
      ΔE = 1.840 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  15. Berger

    1. ★ By the Bay / 7274
      #b4c7e2
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  16. Vista Paint

    1. ★ By the Bay
      #b4c7e2
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. ★ By the Bay / 7274
      #b4c7e2
      ΔE = 1.419 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  18. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Dusty Lilac
      #b6c6e1
      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
    2. ★ Dusky Lilac / 48BB 56/162
      #b9c6d9
      ΔE = 1.996 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  19. Caparol

    1. ★ 83 3 240 / Pacific 55
      #bcc8dc
      ΔE = 1.535 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
    2. 83 2 246 / Lago 30
      #bcc4d8
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  20. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bath Bomb / T12 38.D1
      #becae4
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
    2. Bayside Blue / T62-4
      #adc7e1
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Pearl Violet 44BB 62/134
      #bacbdf
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 58.5%
    2. Dusky Lilac 48BB 56/162
      #afc2db
      ΔE = 2.824 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  22. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 35-f1
      #bfcae3
      ΔE = 1.658 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
    2. 37-e
      #bfc9e6
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
  23. Jedynka

    1. ★ Pd 1215
      #b8cde6
      ΔE = 1.681 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
  24. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Blue Light
      #b2c8e0
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
    2. Powder Blue
      #c0cfeb
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 61.8%
  25. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6056
      #b9c5da
      ΔE = 1.787 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. 6009
      #bbd0ec
      ΔE = 2.789 / LRV ≈ 61.7%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Ice / 821
      #bbcce0
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
    2. ★ Feather Soft / 1431
      #bec6dd
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  27. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Harebell
      #bbcbe8
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
  28. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Agapanthus - 9066
      #bbc5de
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
    2. ★ Hyacinth Tint - 6968
      #c2cbe0
      ΔE = 2.248 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
  29. CIL

    1. ★ Pearl Violet
      #c0cee4
      ΔE = 2.039 / LRV ≈ 60.9%
  30. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5877 - Afternoon Sky
      #b0c6df
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
    2. ★ DE 5898 - Prim Blue
      #b9c4de
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  31. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Afternoon Sky / 1092
      #b0c6df
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
    2. ★ Prim Blue / 1221
      #b9c4de
      ΔE = 2.193 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  32. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B32 Powder Blue
      #b6c8db
      ΔE = 2.134 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
  33. Sikkens

    1. ★ U2.09.75
      #c1cce0
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 59.9%
    2. T0.12.73
      #b1c8dd
      ΔE = 2.586 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  34. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 7195P Royal Mist
      #c2cde4
      ΔE = 2.201 / LRV ≈ 60.7%
    2. 7215P Lilac Touch
      #b8cfe5
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 60.5%
  35. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Chi / RLVM284
      #b8c4d8
      ΔE = 2.227 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  36. Chrysler

    1. Gray
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  37. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Tide / NP PB 1501 P
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. Cool Lilac / NP PB 1508 P
      #bfc7da
      ΔE = 2.452 / LRV ≈ 57.0%
  38. Ford

    1. Athenian Gray
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 2.301 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  39. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-39-3 Twilight Dusk
      #b6c3d8
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. 3-41-3 Apparition
      #c2c7de
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  40. Tikkurila

    1. H351
      #b3cae8
      ΔE = 2.361 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  41. Dupont

    1. CAS938
      #b5c9dc
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  42. Olympic

    1. Twinberry Blossom B48-2
      #b9cbdd
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  43. Valspar Paint

    1. Horizon
      #b4cce2
      ΔE = 2.469 / LRV ≈ 58.4%
    2. Novella Blue
      #b4c5d7
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
  44. General Paint

    1. Strange Coincidence / CL 2383W
      #b4c2db
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
    2. Ice Wine / CL 2352W
      #aec5e1
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  45. Behr

    1. 620C-2 Lilac Bisque
      #c2c9df
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
    2. Paradise NEKB-31
      #aec8e3
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  46. Resene

    1. Spindle B82-022-246
      #b3c4d8
      ΔE = 2.506 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  47. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A30
      #c3cde1
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 60.7%
    2. Clear Blue C20
      #b3cade
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
  48. Crayola

    1. Periwinkle
      #c3cde6
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 61.0%
  49. Sigma

    1. Cool Blue / 5350 B
      #b0c8de
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  50. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Violet Vista / 7226
      #bac3d8
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. By The Bay / 7274
      #b8cfe4
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  51. Rodda Paint

    1. Violet Vista 7226
      #bac3d8
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. By The Bay 7274
      #b8cfe4
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 60.4%
  52. Kansai Paint

    1. Cool Purple
      #bdc7d8
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  53. Peintures MF

    1. Carole
      #beccdd
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
    2. Émilie
      #c4cde2
      ΔE = 2.686 / LRV ≈ 60.9%
  54. Coronado Paint

    1. 7274 - By The Bay
      #aec7df
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  55. Bristol

    1. Lakes Entrance / P107-C2
      #c2cddf
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 60.5%
  56. Dutch Boy

    1. Well-worn Denim
      #b6c8d9
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  57. Diamond Vogel

    1. Genevieve / 1274
      #c1c7e0
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. Modern Blue / 0608
      #bed1eb
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 62.5%
  58. GM / General Motors

    1. Carolina Blue
      #bdd1ec
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 62.5%

#b9c9e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9c9e1 foreground

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Scott Adams
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#b9c9e1 background

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<p style="background-color: #b9c9e1">…</p>

#b9c9e1 shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12175841
Binary
10111001, 11001001, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#b9c9e1
LRV
≈ 57.5%
Closest short hex
#bcd ΔE = 2.945
RGB
rgb(185, 201, 225)
RGBA
rgba(185, 201, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.303, g: 0.329, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.770%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4601375 / 0xffb9c9e1
HSL
hsl(216, 40%, 80%)
HSLA
hsla(216, 40%, 80%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 216° (216.000), saturation: 18% (0.178), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 216.000, saturation: 17.778%, perceived brightness: 78.156%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 245.531, S: 44.361, L: 80.473
Cubehelix
H: -146.662, S: 0.339, L: 0.780
TSL
T: -1.940, S: 0.041, L: 0.780
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.178), magenta: 11% (0.107), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 21% (0.212), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 54.481, Y: 57.523, Z: 79.452
xyY
x: 0.285, y: 0.300, Y: 57.523
CIELab
L: 80.473, a: -0.488, b: -13.726
CIELuv
L: 80.473, u: -9.698, v: -21.311
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 80.473, C: 13.734, H: 267.965
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 80.473, C: 23.413, H: 245.531
Hunter-Lab
L: 75.844, a: -4.503, b: -9.020
CIECAM02
J: 73.612, C: 20.135, h: 250.582, Q: 169.038, M: 17.607, s: 32.274, H: 306.293
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.136, jaune: -2.438, green: 0.863
LMS
L: 51.733, M: 59.796, S: 79.079
YCbCr
Y: 186.899, Cb: 140.904, Cr: 119.272
YCgCo
Y: 203.000, Cg: -2.000, Co: 36.250
YDbDr
Y: 198.952, Db: 39.192, Dr: 26.536
YPbPr
Y: 199.320, Pb: 13.840, Pr: -9.104
xvYCC
Y: 187.181, Cb: 140.157, Cr: 120.003
YIQ
Y: 198.952, I: -17.242, Q: 4.084
YUV
Y: 198.952, U: 12.820, V: -12.240
Munsell Color System
5PB 8/4 ΔE = 2.726
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.936

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