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#bbb4cb Hex Color Code

#bbb4cb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bbb4cb is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bbb4cb is comprised of 73.33% red, 70.59% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #bbb4cb has a hue of 258° (degrees), 18% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.28 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#bbb4cb linear gradient to complementary #c3c9b6

  1. #bbb4cb
  2. #bdb8c8
  3. #bebbc4
  4. #bfbec1
  5. #c1c2bd
  6. #c2c6ba
  7. #c3c9b6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9891a7
  2. #a39db3
  3. #afa8bf
  4. #bbb4cb
  5. #c7c0d7
  6. #d3cce3
  7. #dfd8f0

Tints and Shades

#bbb4cb to white

  1. #bbb4cb
  2. #c6c0d4
  3. #d1ccdc
  4. #ddd9e5
  5. #e8e5ed
  6. #f3f2f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#bbb4cb to black

  1. #bbb4cb
  2. #9993a6
  3. #787482
  4. #595660
  5. #3c3a40
  6. #212023
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Wattyl

    1. ★ Princess Satin / D65W
      #bab4ca
      ΔE = 0.452 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Milky Twilight / D55W
      #bcbad2
      ΔE = 2.393 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  2. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Violet Beauty / 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 0.618 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Grape's Treasure / 1234
      #c1b1d0
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R50B
      #bdb6ce
      ΔE = 0.832 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R50B
      #b8a8c8
      ΔE = 5.241 / LRV ≈ 42.4%
  4. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 0.927 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Hollywood Dream / NP N 1951 P
      #b0adc0
      ΔE = 3.479 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  5. Sico

    1. ★ 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 1.134 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. 6029-31 Violet Sage
      #c6b3c8
      ΔE = 3.809 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-3710 TCX / Orchid Petal
      #bfb4cb
      ΔE = 1.237 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 9363 U
      #ccbfd9
      ΔE = 4.952 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 1.370 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ 4297 Smooth Grape 30RB 53/117
      #c1b8cb
      ΔE = 2.202 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  8. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Young Berry / 7194
      #bfb7cc
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Pallid Violet / 7185
      #beb5c4
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  9. Peintures MF

    1. ★ CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 1.426 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 4.734 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  10. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Lilac / 344-4
      #bfb8ce
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Ash Grove / 542-4
      #bab3bf
      ΔE = 3.927 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Princess Charming X13R25C
      #bab0c7
      ΔE = 1.525 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. Hyacinth Hush R26C
      #b9aec1
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Wild Lilac / PPG1175-4
      #beb8cd
      ΔE = 1.528 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Empress Lilac / 90BB 47/149
      #b7b2d1
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. T2198-5
      #bdb8c8
      ΔE = 2.708 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  14. Beckers

    1. ★ Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 1.698 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-42-3 Little Maids
      #beb7ca
      ΔE = 1.719 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. 2-42-3 Keepsake
      #cbb7d0
      ΔE = 4.389 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  16. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Teresa's True Color / 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Province / 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  17. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 1.738 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. ★ Lilac Lake 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.086 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  18. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Essence B42-3
      #bdb2c6
      ΔE = 1.763 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Winsome Lilac B43-3
      #bdb9c9
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  19. Caparol

    1. ★ 2124
      #c0b8cc
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. 44/17
      #c0bccc
      ΔE = 3.568 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  20. Nerolac

    1. ★ Violaceous - 4216
      #b6b4c7
      ΔE = 2.049 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Amherst Fog - 2319
      #b5acba
      ΔE = 4.481 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
  21. Focoltone

    1. ★ 4043
      #b4afc6
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
    2. 4057
      #c6bede
      ΔE = 5.001 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  22. Brillux

    1. 48.09.15
      #b4aec4
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
    2. 48.12.15
      #b3abc7
      ΔE = 3.579 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  23. Taubmans

    1. Spring Mauve / T10 37E-1
      #b3b1c5
      ΔE = 2.373 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Tina Ballerina / T10 37H-1
      #b1afbd
      ΔE = 4.180 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  24. Resene

    1. Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 2.379 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Lola V77-015-313
      #b9acbb
      ΔE = 4.499 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
  25. California Paints

    1. DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. DE 5954 - Soft Purple
      #c8bad4
      ΔE = 3.578 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Madder Blue / 1154
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 2.413 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 4.377 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  28. Berger

    1. Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 2.429 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  29. Devoe Paint

    1. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c2bbd3
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. Viola / 42RB 53/176
      #ceb8d0
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  30. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. 5161P Chata Phlox
      #cbb7cb
      ΔE = 4.684 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  31. Pascol

    1. MilkyMauve PZ7090
      #bfb6d4
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  32. General Paint

    1. Swazi / CL 2473W
      #c0b9ca
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 3.758 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  33. Clark+Kensington

    1. Photogenic / 42B-4
      #b5aec1
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 43.9%
    2. Funky Tone / 39B-3
      #b5bcd4
      ΔE = 4.543 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  34. Dutch Boy

    1. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 2.693 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Kim's Lilac
      #c1c1db
      ΔE = 4.866 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  35. KILZ

    1. Silk Scarf / A871
      #beafca
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Shady Pink / A612
      #cbb7d0
      ΔE = 4.389 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  36. Behr

    1. Dreamy PIC-34
      #b3b4c7
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. Spacious Luxury PPOC-74
      #c0bcce
      ΔE = 3.194 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  37. CIL

    1. Foggy Promenade
      #c1bcd1
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Silver Night
      #beb9c6
      ΔE = 3.762 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  38. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. 2-11 Lilac Silk
      #c2becd
      ΔE = 4.302 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  39. Jedynka

    1. Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 2.942 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  40. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 3.014 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 3-41-4 Venus Light
      #adb0cf
      ΔE = 4.515 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  41. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 3.154 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Magical - 6829
      #c0afd0
      ΔE = 4.388 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  42. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10474
      #c0b3d2
      ΔE = 3.165 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. CF10485
      #cabcd6
      ΔE = 4.173 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  43. Kansai Paint

    1. Mystery
      #b3acbf
      ΔE = 3.348 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Parasol
      #cac2d9
      ΔE = 5.187 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
  44. Bristol

    1. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 3.464 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 3.891 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  45. Kelly-Moore

    1. Wisteria Wish / KM3012-1
      #c5b9ca
      ΔE = 3.468 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Violet Vista / KM3083-1
      #babfd6
      ΔE = 4.716 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  46. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 3.587 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Amethyst
      #bfb1d4
      ΔE = 4.492 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  47. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 3.587 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  48. Sto

    1. 34114
      #bbb1bf
      ΔE = 3.609 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. 34222
      #b1adba
      ΔE = 4.670 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  49. Colortrend

    1. 1234
      #c1b1d0
      ΔE = 3.638 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. 1317
      #b3b2bc
      ΔE = 4.997 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  50. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Rose Mauve 31-27
      #b8acbe
      ΔE = 3.642 / LRV ≈ 43.4%
    2. Delicate Tint 30-25
      #afaebd
      ΔE = 4.331 / LRV ≈ 43.1%
  51. Tikkurila

    1. X342 / Hyacinth
      #c4b3d1
      ΔE = 3.647 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. V426
      #bcb4bd
      ΔE = 5.056 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
  52. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Victorian Iris 442-4
      #bcb3c0
      ΔE = 3.703 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. I'on Fountain Chs-29
      #aeb6c6
      ΔE = 5.245 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  53. Vista Paint

    1. Hyacinth Haze
      #c2b9c7
      ΔE = 3.755 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 4.785 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  54. McCormick Paints

    1. Hyacinth Haze
      #c2b9c7
      ΔE = 3.755 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  55. Coronado Paint

    1. 7185 - Hyacinth Haze
      #bbb5c1
      ΔE = 3.835 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 7170 - Evocative Antonia
      #c5c1d7
      ΔE = 4.581 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  56. Ralph Lauren

    1. Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 3.848 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  57. Dulux

    1. 50RB 52/107
      #c7bacb
      ΔE = 3.915 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. 10RB 49/062
      #b9b7c1
      ΔE = 4.665 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  58. Benjamin Moore

    1. Crocus / 1404
      #b3abc9
      ΔE = 3.927 / LRV ≈ 42.9%
    2. Wishing Well / 1389
      #ccb8d1
      ΔE = 4.580 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  59. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2010-R60B
      #c1b6c3
      ΔE = 4.022 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. S 2010-R80B
      #b0b5c3
      ΔE = 4.883 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  60. GM / General Motors

    1. Orchid
      #c3b6c3
      ΔE = 4.399 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Cashmere Taupe
      #c3b8c3
      ΔE = 4.894 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  61. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C30
      #c6c0d9
      ΔE = 4.411 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. Shady Purple B30
      #b2afbb
      ΔE = 4.612 / LRV ≈ 43.7%
  62. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6290
      #cab6ca
      ΔE = 4.537 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. 6256
      #c1b0d4
      ΔE = 5.153 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  63. Duron

    1. Mysterious Mauve
      #b3b0bb
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  64. Crown Diamond

    1. 7348-31 Lilac Impression
      #c8bedc
      ΔE = 4.753 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. 7350-31 Studio 54
      #c3c1dc
      ΔE = 4.896 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  65. Sikkens

    1. U6.11.65
      #aab2cb
      ΔE = 4.811 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. U5.06.67
      #b4b9c7
      ΔE = 4.863 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  66. Dulux Australia

    1. Soft Mauve / G83
      #afaebb
      ΔE = 4.820 / LRV ≈ 43.0%
  67. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 24 C 35 - Pink
      #c3adc2
      ΔE = 4.872 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  68. TRUMATCH

    1. 37-e2
      #b0b9d4
      ΔE = 4.873 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 42-e3
      #c6aec4
      ΔE = 5.210 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  69. Graham & Brown

    1. Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 5.006 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  70. RAL

    1. RAL 310 70 15
      #b4a6bf
      ΔE = 5.033 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
    2. RAL 290 70 10
      #a9aabd
      ΔE = 5.199 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  71. Ford

    1. Orchid Gray
      #b7a8ba
      ΔE = 5.062 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  72. Albany Paint

    1. Woolsack
      #bdb2bc
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 46.3%

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#bbb4cb foreground

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#bbb4cb background

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12301515
Binary
10111011, 10110100, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#bbb4cb
LRV
≈ 47.5%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 3.676
RGB
rgb(187, 180, 203)
RGBA
rgba(187, 180, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.328, g: 0.316, b: 0.356
RYB
red: 73.333%, yellow: 70.588%, blue: 79.608%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4475701 / 0xffbbb4cb
HSL
hsl(258, 18%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(258, 18%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 258° (258.261), saturation: 11% (0.113), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 258.261, saturation: 11.330%, perceived brightness: 72.493%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 278.131, S: 26.208, L: 74.521
Cubehelix
H: -107.258, S: 0.187, L: 0.724
TSL
T: -3.727, S: 0.025, L: 0.724
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.079), magenta: 11% (0.113), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 29% (0.294), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 47.592, Y: 47.519, Z: 63.153
xyY
x: 0.301, y: 0.300, Y: 47.519
CIELab
L: 74.521, a: 6.867, b: -10.722
CIELuv
L: 74.521, u: 2.502, v: -17.514
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.521, C: 12.732, H: 302.637
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.521, C: 17.692, H: 278.131
Hunter-Lab
L: 68.934, a: 2.602, b: -6.064
CIECAM02
J: 66.796, C: 15.199, h: 289.284, Q: 161.022, M: 13.292, s: 28.731, H: 327.523
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.137, jaune: -2.007, green: -0.493
LMS
L: 45.034, M: 47.563, S: 62.894
YCbCr
Y: 174.673, Cb: 137.061, Cr: 129.440
YCoCg
Y: 187.500, Cg: -7.500, Co: 42.750
YDbDr
Y: 184.715, Db: 27.509, Dr: -4.340
YPbPr
Y: 183.147, Pb: 10.695, Pr: 2.442
xvYCC
Y: 173.291, Cb: 137.395, Cr: 130.145
YIQ
Y: 184.715, I: -3.219, Q: 8.636
YUV
Y: 184.715, U: 9.000, V: 2.005
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/4 ΔE = 0.919
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.913

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