Encycolorpedia

#bab8e1 Hex Color Code

#bab8e1 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bab8e1 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bab8e1 is comprised of 72.94% red, 72.16% green and 88.24% blue. In the HSL color space #bab8e1 has a hue of 243° (degrees), 41% saturation and 80% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 461.38 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#bab8e1 linear gradient to complementary #d6d9c0

  1. #bab8e1
  2. #bfbddc
  3. #c4c3d6
  4. #c9c8d1
  5. #cececb
  6. #d2d3c6
  7. #d6d9c0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9694bc
  2. #a2a0c8
  3. #aeacd4
  4. #bab8e1
  5. #c6c4ee
  6. #d3d1fa
  7. #dfddff

Tones

  1. #bab8e1
  2. #bdbbde
  3. #c1bfda
  4. #c4c2d7
  5. #c7c6d4
  6. #cac9d0
  7. #cdcdcd

Tints and Shades

#bab8e1 to white

  1. #bab8e1
  2. #c6c4e6
  3. #d1cfeb
  4. #dddbf0
  5. #e8e7f5
  6. #f4f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#bab8e1 to black

  1. #bab8e1
  2. #9897b8
  3. #787790
  4. #59586a
  5. #3c3b46
  6. #212026
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ 7444 C
      #b6b8dc
      ΔE = 1.799 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  2. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 1.518 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Roswell / KM3077-2
      #b2badf
      ΔE = 2.862 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 1.541 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. ★ Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 1.900 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 1.968 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  7. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 2.093 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.221 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  9. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  10. Plascon

    1. Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Last Night P3-D2-3
      #c4b8e0
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  11. Caparol

    1. 80 7 280 / Lavendel 55
      #b4b4e4
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. 80 6 270 / Aquarell 45
      #b0b4dc
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  12. Taubmans

    1. Lillian / T57-4
      #b3b2d8
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  13. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 2.570 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  14. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  15. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.595 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  16. Nippon Paint

    1. Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  17. ICI Paints

    1. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 2.610 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  18. Resene

    1. Melrose V83-038-291
      #c3b9dd
      ΔE = 2.644 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  19. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. Peak of Perfection
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  21. Berger

    1. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  22. Scib Paints

    1. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.856 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  23. Focoltone

    1. 5007
      #bab1d7
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  24. CIL

    1. Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  25. Glidden

    1. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c4badd
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. Pretty Posie / 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  27. Colortrend

    1. 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 2.986 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  29. Behr

    1. 630A-3 Weeping Wisteria
      #bfbcdb
      ΔE = 2.992 / LRV ≈ 52.2%

#bab8e1 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bab8e1 foreground

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #bab8e1">…</p>

#bab8e1 background

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="background-color: #bab8e1">…</p>

#bab8e1 shadow

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bab8e1">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12237025
Binary
10111010, 10111000, 11100001
Hexadecimal
#bab8e1
LRV
≈ 50.2%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 2.298
RGB
rgb(186, 184, 225)
RGBA
rgba(186, 184, 225, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.313, g: 0.309, b: 0.378
RYB
red: 0.729%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4540191 / 0xffbab8e1
HSL
hsl(243, 41%, 80%)
HSLA
hsla(243, 41%, 80%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 243° (242.927), saturation: 18% (0.182), value: 88% (0.882)
HSP
hue: 242.927, saturation: 18.222%, perceived brightness: 74.395%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.627, S: 53.966, L: 76.165
Cubehelix
H: -120.718, S: 0.372, L: 0.742
TSL
T: -3.069, S: 0.043, L: 0.742
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.173), magenta: 18% (0.182), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 12% (0.118)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.271), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 12% (0.118)
XYZ
X: 50.978, Y: 50.156, Z: 78.215
xyY
x: 0.284, y: 0.280, Y: 50.156
CIELab
L: 76.165, a: 8.979, b: -20.213
CIELuv
L: 76.165, u: -1.372, v: -33.113
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.165, C: 22.118, H: 293.952
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.165, C: 33.141, H: 267.627
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.821, a: 4.550, b: -15.906
CIECAM02
J: 68.633, C: 25.585, h: 278.459, Q: 163.221, M: 22.374, s: 37.024, H: 321.157
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.179, jaune: -3.629, green: -0.419
LMS
L: 46.201, M: 49.749, S: 77.752
YCbCr
Y: 178.588, Cb: 145.703, Cr: 125.967
YCgCo
Y: 194.750, Cg: -10.750, Co: 36.750
YDbDr
Y: 189.272, Db: 53.753, Dr: 6.231
YPbPr
Y: 187.378, Pb: 20.270, Pr: -0.886
xvYCC
Y: 176.925, Cb: 145.806, Cr: 127.222
YIQ
Y: 189.272, I: -11.980, Q: 13.179
YUV
Y: 189.272, U: 17.584, V: -2.870
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/6 ΔE = 2.818
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.121

Random Colors

Red

Green

Blue