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Matthews Paint Calm Blue / 894 / #bac3eb Hex Color Code

#bac3eb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bac3eb is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #bac3eb is comprised of 72.94% red, 76.47% green and 92.16% blue. In the HSL color space #bac3eb has a hue of 229° (degrees), 55% saturation and 83% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 471.3 nm.

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#bac3eb linear gradient to complementary #e0ddc5

  1. #bac3eb
  2. #c1c7e5
  3. #c8ccdf
  4. #ced0d8
  5. #d5d4d2
  6. #dad9cb
  7. #e0ddc5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #949ec4
  2. #a1aad1
  3. #adb6de
  4. #bac3eb
  5. #c7d0f8
  6. #d4ddff
  7. #e1eaff

Tones

  1. #bac3eb
  2. #bfc6e7
  3. #c3c8e3
  4. #c7cbdf
  5. #cbcedb
  6. #cfd0d7
  7. #d3d3d3

Tints and Shades

#bac3eb to white

  1. #bac3eb
  2. #c6cdee
  3. #d1d7f2
  4. #dde1f5
  5. #e8ebf8
  6. #f4f5fc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#bac3eb to black

  1. #bac3eb
  2. #989fc0
  3. #787d96
  4. #595d6e
  5. #3c3e49
  6. #212227
  7. #000000 / #000

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    1. ★ Larkspur Bud / 1186
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 1.177 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. Violet Gems / 1377
      #c4c0e9
      ΔE = 3.322 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  2. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5905 - Larkspur Bud
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 1.177 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
    2. DE 5912 - Glimmer
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 4.729 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 4.524 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  4. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Berry Blush
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Morning Sky
      #acc1e6
      ΔE = 3.626 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  5. Berger

    1. ★ Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 1.357 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.311 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
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      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. Genevieve (1274)
      #c1c7e0
      ΔE = 4.286 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  7. Plascon

    1. ★ Polished Cotton B5-C2-3
      #b4c4f0
      ΔE = 1.798 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. Let it Rain B4-C2-3
      #b0c8e8
      ΔE = 4.898 / LRV ≈ 56.4%
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    1. ★ Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbbfe3
      ΔE = 1.939 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
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      #bbc9e5
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 58.0%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7209 - Peak Of Perfection
      #b8c0e2
      ΔE = 2.014 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
    2. 7161 - Pansy Potpourri
      #c7bfe1
      ΔE = 4.559 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Lavender Sachet / 145-4
      #c0c1e5
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
    2. Violet Sachet / 147-3
      #c0ceea
      ΔE = 5.114 / LRV ≈ 61.3%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Lavender Sachet 145-4
      #c0c1e5
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
    2. Purple Dragon / PPG1247-4
      #c6bedd
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  12. Colortrend

    1. 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. 1274
      #c1c7e0
      ΔE = 4.286 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. Pretty Posie / 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 2.363 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Sail into the Horizon / 0595
      #a9bddd
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  14. Designers Guild

    1. Lavender
      #c4c5ed
      ΔE = 2.385 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
  15. Caparol

    1. 85 6 265 / Astra 45
      #c4c8f0
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 59.3%
    2. 85 6 243 / Neutral Blau 1
      #acc4e4
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
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    1. 54.15.12
      #b9c5e5
      ΔE = 2.547 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
    2. 48.12.12
      #c8c1df
      ΔE = 4.776 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  17. Glidden

    1. Spring Bluebell / 48BB 56/162
      #bac5e4
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
    2. Purple Dragon / PPG1247-4
      #c6bedd
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  18. Rodda Paint

    1. Peak Of Perfection 7209
      #bec7e6
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
    2. Pansy Potpouri 7161
      #ccc6e5
      ΔE = 4.803 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
  19. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Peak Of Perfection / 7209
      #bec7e6
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #b8c6e6
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  20. Matthews Paint

    1. Zen Blue / 11896
      #bec6e4
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
  21. Bristol

    1. Canterbury Bells / P106-C3
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 3.013 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  22. Taubmans

    1. Canterbury Bells / T12 38.D2
      #b5bede
      ΔE = 3.013 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Purple Passion / T12 37.D4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  23. Tollens

    1. T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 3.167 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  24. KILZ

    1. April Morning / B801
      #b8c5e3
      ΔE = 3.218 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
    2. Juliette / B781
      #c6c8e4
      ΔE = 4.036 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
  25. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e1
      #b8c1de
      ΔE = 3.240 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
    2. 38-f
      #c6c0df
      ΔE = 4.398 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  26. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-41-3 Easter Egg
      #c4c3e2
      ΔE = 3.351 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. 3-41-3 Apparition
      #c2c7de
      ΔE = 4.815 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
  27. General Paint

    1. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 3.401 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Adventure / CL 2433W
      #bbc1dc
      ΔE = 3.650 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  28. Valspar Paint

    1. Iris Moon
      #c5c4e3
      ΔE = 3.423 / LRV ≈ 56.9%
    2. Blue Galaxy
      #b2c0db
      ΔE = 4.554 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  29. Duron

    1. Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 3.526 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Hyacinth Tint
      #c8cae3
      ΔE = 4.996 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
  30. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6015
      #bac8e6
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
    2. 6016
      #abc2e5
      ΔE = 4.290 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  31. RAL

    1. RAL 570-2
      #c3bfe1
      ΔE = 3.603 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. RAL 290 80 15
      #c3c4dd
      ΔE = 4.369 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
  32. Nippon Paint

    1. Purple Tide / NP PB 1501 P
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 3.636 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. Soulmate / NP PB 1447 P
      #c6c8e1
      ΔE = 4.657 / LRV ≈ 58.8%
  33. Ford

    1. Athenian Gray
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 3.636 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  34. Chrysler

    1. Gray
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 3.636 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  35. ProMarker

    1. Cornflower
      #aebee0
      ΔE = 3.655 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  36. Behr

    1. Beautiful Dream 590A-3
      #b3c5e4
      ΔE = 3.825 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
    2. Ocean Dream 580B-4
      #b0c7e5
      ΔE = 5.104 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  37. Benjamin Moore

    1. Oriental Iris / 1418
      #b5beda
      ΔE = 3.979 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. Feather Soft / 1431
      #bec6dd
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  38. Ressource Peintures

    1. Bleu Nuage / S06
      #b4bfdb
      ΔE = 4.011 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Guadalupe / RSB28
      #adbedc
      ΔE = 4.691 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  39. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 4.213 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Violet Vista / KM3083-1
      #babfd6
      ΔE = 4.917 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  40. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 4.219 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. 48BB 56/162
      #b4c6e0
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  41. Dutch Boy

    1. Kim's Lilac
      #c1c1db
      ΔE = 4.233 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Watercolor Lilies
      #c2c5dd
      ΔE = 4.494 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  42. Crown Diamond

    1. 7350-31 Studio 54
      #c3c1dc
      ΔE = 4.289 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  43. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Agapanthus - 9066
      #bbc5de
      ΔE = 4.292 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  44. Pantone / PMS

    1. 658
      #abbade
      ΔE = 4.314 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 277
      #b3c7e3
      ΔE = 4.990 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  45. Olympic

    1. Purple Dragon A44-3
      #c1c0da
      ΔE = 4.405 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
    2. Purplicious A43-3
      #c2bfd9
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  46. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1030-R70B
      #b6ccef
      ΔE = 4.421 / LRV ≈ 59.4%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R70B
      #a4bcef
      ΔE = 5.193 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  47. Clark+Kensington

    1. Forever Young / 39C-3
      #b3bed9
      ΔE = 4.451 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 4.547 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  48. CIL

    1. Roslyn's Blue
      #acbddd
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  49. Albany Paint

    1. Harebell
      #bbcbe8
      ΔE = 4.489 / LRV ≈ 59.1%
    2. Jupiter
      #c8cee9
      ΔE = 5.225 / LRV ≈ 62.3%
  50. Flügger

    1. Klassicisme: Berlinerblå (No.14)
      #b6c6e1
      ΔE = 4.512 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  51. Devoe Paint

    1. Dusty Lilac
      #b6c6e1
      ΔE = 4.512 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
    2. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  52. Green Planet Paints

    1. Lupine
      #adc6fb
      ΔE = 4.513 / LRV ≈ 56.2%
  53. Resene

    1. Heartbreaker B82-022-275
      #c1c2da
      ΔE = 4.586 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
    2. Fairytale B86-020-276
      #c6c4db
      ΔE = 5.221 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
  54. Nerolac

    1. Blue Note - 2360
      #bac8e2
      ΔE = 4.598 / LRV ≈ 57.2%
    2. Atlas Blue - 4235
      #b2c3dd
      ΔE = 5.040 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  55. ICI Paints

    1. Orchid Lane 03RB 58/148
      #c1c0d9
      ΔE = 4.634 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  56. Levis

    1. Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  57. Focoltone

    1. 4057
      #c6bede
      ΔE = 4.813 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  58. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Twitlight Chimes 28-4
      #a6bce1
      ΔE = 4.933 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  59. Beckers

    1. Skilla 779 / S 1515-B20G
      #b8c0d7
      ΔE = 4.940 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  60. Sikkens

    1. U0.15.69
      #acc0de
      ΔE = 4.944 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. T9.13.72
      #b4c6e0
      ΔE = 5.132 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  61. Peintures MF

    1. Pascal
      #c0cbe4
      ΔE = 4.967 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
  62. Dulux Australia

    1. Hindsight / A390
      #bdcae3
      ΔE = 4.969 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
    2. Ace / A399
      #c7cde7
      ΔE = 5.147 / LRV ≈ 61.6%
  63. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7191P Faded Violet
      #b5bfd7
      ΔE = 4.971 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  64. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 0530-R80B
      #aac9f8
      ΔE = 4.987 / LRV ≈ 57.1%
    2. S 1020-R80B
      #b9cae4
      ΔE = 5.202 / LRV ≈ 58.2%
  65. Dupont

    1. CAS682
      #cac3e0
      ΔE = 5.004 / LRV ≈ 57.0%
  66. Zoffany

    1. Porcelain
      #aec3e0
      ΔE = 5.049 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  67. Earthpaint

    1. 1-41-3 Lavender Posey
      #c4bdda
      ΔE = 5.092 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
    2. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 5.145 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  68. Jedynka

    1. Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 5.178 / LRV ≈ 51.5%

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#bac3eb foreground

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#bac3eb background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12239851
Binary
10111010, 11000011, 11101011
Hexadecimal
#bac3eb
LRV
≈ 55.5%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 3.667
RGB
rgb(186, 195, 235)
RGBA
rgba(186, 195, 235, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.302, g: 0.317, b: 0.381
RYB
red: 72.941%, yellow: 75.923%, blue: 92.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4537365 / 0xffbac3eb
HSL
hsl(229, 55%, 83%)
HSLA
hsla(229, 55%, 83%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 229° (228.980), saturation: 21% (0.209), value: 92% (0.922)
HSP
hue: 228.980, saturation: 20.851%, perceived brightness: 77.406%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 258.410, S: 64.645, L: 79.309
Cubehelix
H: -132.725, S: 0.443, L: 0.771
TSL
T: -2.488, S: 0.048, L: 0.772
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.209), magenta: 17% (0.170), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.078)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.271), magenta: 24% (0.235), yellow: 8% (0.078)
XYZ
X: 54.756, Y: 55.466, Z: 86.402
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.282, Y: 55.466
CIELab
L: 79.309, a: 5.225, b: -20.836
CIELuv
L: 79.309, u: -6.919, v: -33.736
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 79.309, C: 21.481, H: 284.079
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 79.309, C: 34.438, H: 258.410
Hunter-Lab
L: 74.476, a: 0.905, b: -16.652
CIECAM02
J: 72.269, C: 26.643, h: 266.492, Q: 167.489, M: 23.299, s: 37.297, H: 314.522
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.174, jaune: -3.695, green: 0.252
LMS
L: 49.922, M: 56.155, S: 85.887
YCbCr
Y: 185.112, Cb: 146.892, Cr: 121.209
YCoCg
Y: 202.750, Cg: -7.750, Co: 34.250
YDbDr
Y: 196.869, Db: 57.370, Dr: 20.677
YPbPr
Y: 195.963, Pb: 21.035, Pr: -6.340
xvYCC
Y: 184.298, Cb: 146.478, Cr: 122.431
YIQ
Y: 196.869, I: -18.212, Q: 10.542
YUV
Y: 196.869, U: 18.766, V: -9.535
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 7/6 ΔE = 5.361
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 3.664

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