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Marston & Langinger Wood Ash / #bababc Hex Color Code

#bababc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bababc is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bababc is comprised of 72.94% red, 72.94% green and 73.73% blue. In the HSL color space #bababc has a hue of 240° (degrees), 1% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #979798
  2. #a2a2a4
  3. #aeaeb0
  4. #bababc
  5. #c6c6c8
  6. #d2d2d4
  7. #dfdfe1

Tints and Shades

#bababc to white

  1. #bababc
  2. #c5c5c7
  3. #d1d1d2
  4. #dcdcdd
  5. #e8e8e8
  6. #f3f3f4
  7. #ffffff

#bababc to black

  1. #bababc
  2. #98989a
  3. #787879
  4. #59595a
  5. #3c3c3c
  6. #212121
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Seal
      #b9b9bb
      ΔE = 0.366 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  2. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Polaris / RLUL216
      #b8babc
      ΔE = 0.738 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Willow / RLVM270
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  3. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2250
      #b8babd
      ΔE = 0.882 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Silver Trophy 30BB 53/012
      #bbbcbd
      ΔE = 0.895 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. ★ Veil 00NN 53/000
      #b8b8b6
      ΔE = 2.281 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grey On Grey / T168-4
      #b9bbbe
      ΔE = 0.903 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Evening Lullaby / T12 8.C10
      #bdbbb8
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  6. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1453
      #bbbcbf
      ΔE = 0.920 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Model Master 1406
      #b3b7b6
      ΔE = 2.634 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  7. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF11022
      #babcbe
      ΔE = 0.923 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. CF10769
      #bbbdbb
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  8. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Covered in Platinum / 1217
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Crestline / 1144
      #b4bcbf
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  9. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.00.69
      #bcbcbc
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. SN.02.67
      #b1b7ba
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Cool Gray 4 C
      #bbbcbc
      ΔE = 1.264 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. 442
      #babdba
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  11. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 4 80 / Palazzo 45
      #b8b8b8
      ΔE = 1.293 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. 75 2 80 / Palazzo 15
      #b4b4b4
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4201P Gray Dawning
      #b9b7b8
      ΔE = 1.319 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. 4211P Graycloth
      #bbc0c2
      ΔE = 2.534 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  13. Jotun

    1. ★ 4456 / Idyll (Sil.em. Mellomgrå Base)
      #bdbebf
      ΔE = 1.500 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. 5081 / Fabrikk
      #bbc0c0
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8250 - October Sky
      #b5b7ba
      ΔE = 1.509 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. 8290 - Prairie Smoke
      #b6b9b7
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  15. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ 525
      #babdbd
      ΔE = 1.732 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Let It Rain / 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 1.575 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Rand Moon / 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ Grey Steel 2
      #babab9
      ΔE = 1.586 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ Modest Grey
      #bdbfc0
      ΔE = 1.876 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  18. Homebase

    1. ★ Lady Grey
      #bbbabf
      ΔE = 1.594 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. ★ Dove Grey
      #b4b9bc
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  19. Scib Paints

    1. ★ October Sky / 8250
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  20. Vista Paint

    1. ★ October Sky
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. ★ Pashmina
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  21. Berger

    1. ★ October Sky / 8250
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 1.602 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 2.092 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  22. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ October Sky / 8250
      #bcbfc1
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  23. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Pashmina 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 1.613 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ October Sky 8250
      #bcbfc1
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  24. Behr

    1. ★ Fairview Gray FF68-2
      #b9bdbf
      ΔE = 1.633 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Heather Haze FF61-2
      #bfbec2
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  25. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Aluminum / KM-021
      #bbbec0
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. ★ Parlor Games / KM3779-1
      #b7bbc0
      ΔE = 2.070 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  26. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.21
      #b6b7b7
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. 45.06.12
      #bebac1
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  27. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7408-31 Platinum Lace
      #bfbec1
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. 7357-31 Forgotten Myth
      #c2bec2
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  28. Ford

    1. ★ Silver
      #bebebe
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Tractor Gray Tractor
      #b8bac1
      ΔE = 2.650 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  29. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / 1306 B
      #bab7b7
      ΔE = 1.772 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Warm Red / S 3005-R20B
      #b9b5b5
      ΔE = 2.388 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  30. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI047
      #b8bab9
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  31. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4982
      #b7b6b6
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. 4988
      #b2b5b8
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  32. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6381 - Silver Bullet
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 1.843 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. DE 6325 - Crestline
      #b4bcbf
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  33. Jedynka

    1. ★ Hamuszürke
      #b8bcbc
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Pd 1177
      #b3b6b5
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  34. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Voyage
      #c0bcbd
      ΔE = 1.846 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. ★ Woodlawn Silver Brook
      #bbbdbc
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  35. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Key Chain
      #bfbebe
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  36. Sico

    1. ★ 6173-31 Powdered Iron
      #bcbdc2
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. 6175-31 Forgotten Myth
      #c2bec2
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  37. Tollens

    1. ★ TF260-2
      #b5b6b6
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. T2145-4
      #b5b9b7
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  38. Resene

    1. ★ Misty Lavender N79-004-280
      #b6b5b9
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Greywacke N82-007-288
      #bcb8be
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  39. Beckers

    1. ★ Klippa 508 / S 2500-N
      #bfbfbf
      ΔE = 2.048 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. ★ Havsbris 758 / S 2503-B07G
      #b9bac0
      ΔE = 2.079 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  40. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Arctic Grey
      #bfbdbc
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. Lilac Touch
      #c4bec0
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  41. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Fashionable Gray - 6275
      #bdb8b8
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Samovar Silver - 6233
      #b8bebe
      ΔE = 2.590 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  42. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Thundercloud Gray / 2124-40
      #b9bec1
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Blue Springs / 1592
      #b5bcbd
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  43. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Quarry Pebble / NP N 1985 P
      #bbbfc0
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. Blue Pool / NP N 1972 P
      #b4b5ba
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  44. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Weathered Stone (9087)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  45. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Pale Grey Blue (907)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  46. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Fortress Grey
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  47. Rackham

    1. ★ Sharp Gray (43)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  48. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Stonewall Grey (049)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  49. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Silver
      #b8bdc1
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  50. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1181
      #bdc0c2
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  51. 1829

    1. Nickel
      #b5b6b5
      ΔE = 2.305 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  52. CIL

    1. Veil
      #bdbdbb
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Silver Shores
      #c1bfbd
      ΔE = 2.911 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  53. Levis

    1. Dolphin Touch
      #bebcba
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Atl Denim B3
      #b2b8ba
      ΔE = 2.450 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  54. GM / General Motors

    1. Argent
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  55. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B44 Light Grey Blue
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  56. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2005-B
      #bcc0c1
      ΔE = 2.411 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  57. Laura Ashley

    1. 41-8 Rag Rug
      #babebd
      ΔE = 2.415 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  58. Duron

    1. Proper Gray
      #bfb9b9
      ΔE = 2.416 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Samovar Silver
      #b8bdc3
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  59. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Manhattan Grey
      #b4baba
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  60. Craig & Rose

    1. Sir Thomas Grey
      #bfc1c3
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  61. Devoe Paint

    1. Little Lilac / 30RB 49/042
      #bdb7b7
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Cosmic Sea / 10RB 47/036
      #b8b4b3
      ΔE = 2.916 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  62. Chrysler

    1. Bright Silver Quartz
      #bab7b5
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. Gray
      #b9b7b4
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  63. Olympic

    1. Gray Frost D57-3
      #b7bec0
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. Silver Bells D44-3
      #b6b3b4
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  64. Porter Paints

    1. Quest / ATC-64
      #bdc1c3
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
    2. Gray Stone / 517-4
      #b9b8b5
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  65. General Paint

    1. Elephant / CL 3163W
      #b1b6b7
      ΔE = 2.663 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Kors / CL 2482W
      #c4c0c1
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  66. Audi

    1. Apollo Silber Metallic / LY38
      #b2b9bc
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  67. Glidden

    1. Pebble Grey
      #bfbfbd
      ΔE = 2.725 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  68. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Gray Stone 517-4
      #b9b8b5
      ΔE = 2.781 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Gray Frost 555-4
      #b8bfc2
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  69. TRUMATCH

    1. 25-g5
      #b8bfc1
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  70. Sto

    1. 34136
      #c3c1c3
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  71. Federal Standard

    1. Federal Standard 36492
      #c2c0bf
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  72. Alcro

    1. Silver
      #b1b3b4
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Varvinter
      #b4bcbd
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 49.3%

#bababc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bababc 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: #bababc">…</p>

#bababc background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #bababc">…</p>

#bababc shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bababc">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12237500
Binary
10111010, 10111010, 10111100
Hexadecimal
#bababc
LRV
≈ 49.2%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 1.121
RGB
rgb(186, 186, 188)
RGBA
rgba(186, 186, 188, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.332, g: 0.332, b: 0.336
RYB
red: 0.729%, yellow: 0.729%, blue: 0.737%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4539716 / 0xffbababc
HSL
hsl(240, 1%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 1%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 1% (0.011), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 1.064%, perceived brightness: 73.031%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.872, S: 2.500, L: 75.568
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.018, L: 0.730
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.002, L: 0.730
CMYK
cyan: 1% (0.011), magenta: 1% (0.011), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.271), magenta: 27% (0.271), yellow: 26% (0.263)
XYZ
X: 46.884, Y: 49.188, Z: 54.591
xyY
x: 0.311, y: 0.326, Y: 49.188
CIELab
L: 75.568, a: 0.373, b: -1.010
CIELuv
L: 75.568, u: -0.113, v: -1.570
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.568, C: 1.077, H: 290.275
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.568, C: 1.574, H: 265.872
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.134, a: -3.408, b: 2.943
CIECAM02
J: 67.944, C: 2.889, h: 244.679, Q: 162.400, M: 2.527, s: 12.473, H: 303.399
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.086, jaune: -0.334, green: 0.254
LMS
L: 46.622, M: 50.841, S: 54.495
YCbCr
Y: 175.970, Cb: 128.878, Cr: 127.858
YCgCo
Y: 186.500, Cg: -0.500, Co: 46.000
YDbDr
Y: 186.228, Db: 2.666, Dr: 0.434
YPbPr
Y: 186.144, Pb: 1.000, Pr: -0.092
xvYCC
Y: 175.865, Cb: 128.878, Cr: 127.919
YIQ
Y: 186.228, I: -0.643, Q: 0.622
YUV
Y: 186.228, U: 0.874, V: -0.200
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/1 ΔE = 3.144
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 10.515

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