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#bbb8cd Hex Color Code

#bbb8cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bbb8cd is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bbb8cd is comprised of 73.33% red, 72.16% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #bbb8cd has a hue of 249° (degrees), 17% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 453.04 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#bbb8cd linear gradient to complementary #c8cbba

  1. #bbb8cd
  2. #bdbbca
  3. #c0bec7
  4. #c2c1c4
  5. #c4c5c0
  6. #c6c8bd
  7. #c8cbba

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9795a9
  2. #a3a0b5
  3. #afacc1
  4. #bbb8cd
  5. #c7c4d9
  6. #d3d0e6
  7. #e0ddf2

Tints and Shades

#bbb8cd to white

  1. #bbb8cd
  2. #c6c4d5
  3. #d1cfdd
  4. #dddbe6
  5. #e8e7ee
  6. #f3f3f7
  7. #ffffff

#bbb8cd to black

  1. #bbb8cd
  2. #9997a7
  3. #787783
  4. #595861
  5. #3c3b41
  6. #212023
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 0.419 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Field of Heather 30RB 52/102
      #c0b7c8
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  2. Beckers

    1. ★ Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 0.729 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. ★ Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.159 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 0.793 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ Poet V81-022-289
      #c0bcd4
      ΔE = 1.948 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Wild Lilac / PPG1175-4
      #beb8cd
      ΔE = 0.941 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Silverberry / PPG1173-4
      #bebbc9
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  5. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 0.987 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. 5171P Plum Frost
      #c5bbce
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  6. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-3907 TPG
      #bcb7ca
      ΔE = 0.992 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. P 104-10 U
      #b4b6d1
      ΔE = 2.756 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 1.074 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 3-40-3 Lavender Water
      #b2b8cd
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  8. Tollens

    1. ★ T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 1.090 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. T2093-1
      #bfbfd5
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  9. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  10. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.195 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Playful Purple / 1308
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.195 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. DE 5947 - Playful Purple
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  12. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 1.239 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Purple Essence B42-3
      #bdb2c6
      ΔE = 2.964 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  13. Behr

    1. ★ 640C-3 Twilight Pearl
      #b9b6ce
      ΔE = 1.262 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. ★ Spacious Luxury PPOC-74
      #c0bcce
      ΔE = 1.849 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Wild Lilac / 344-4
      #bfb8ce
      ΔE = 1.294 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Winsome Lilac / 343-4
      #c2b8cb
      ΔE = 2.362 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  15. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 1.550 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ Heather Ashes / NP PB 1455 P
      #b7b2c8
      ΔE = 2.140 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  16. Dulux

    1. ★ 10RB 53/115
      #c0bcd0
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. 30RB 53/117
      #c4bccf
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  17. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R50B
      #bdb6ce
      ΔE = 1.625 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 2.728 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  18. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Collensia / 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Violet Crush / 1288
      #b9b2c4
      ΔE = 2.580 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  19. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. ★ 1296
      #bdb4cb
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  21. CIL

    1. ★ Foggy Promenade
      #c1bcd1
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. City Song
      #bbbbca
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  22. Taubmans

    1. ★ Soft Lupin / T08 22-2
      #bebcd4
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. Cosmic / T12 39.E10
      #bbb8c6
      ΔE = 2.510 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  23. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  24. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Province
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  25. Berger

    1. ★ Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  27. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7358-31 Tempo Guisto
      #b6b3ca
      ΔE = 1.926 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. 7351-31 Pinch of Purple
      #b1b6ce
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  28. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 1.960 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ Shake it Up / 41C-3
      #c1bcd5
      ΔE = 2.293 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  29. Sikkens

    1. ★ W0.08.71
      #c2bcd2
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. V2.08.71
      #bdbfd6
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  30. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Province / KM3051-1
      #bfbccd
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Hyacinth Haze / KM3044-1
      #bdb8c5
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  31. General Paint

    1. ★ Swazi / CL 2473W
      #c0b9ca
      ΔE = 2.031 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  32. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  33. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301-Y72R
      #b8b8c8
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ 80 0 0 / Granit 50
      #bcbccc
      ΔE = 2.296 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  34. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c2bbd3
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 2.308 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  35. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #b6b5cf
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Province / 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  36. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  37. KILZ

    1. Gentle Spirit / B822
      #b9bbd5
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. Mystical Rome / B842
      #babed0
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  38. Bristol

    1. Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 2.518 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  39. Jedynka

    1. Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  40. Valspar Paint

    1. Purple Freedom
      #b5b1c8
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
    2. A Stitch in Time X85R181D
      #b2b2c5
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  41. Peintures MF

    1. CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  42. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6296
      #c5bcd2
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. 6051
      #bbbdd7
      ΔE = 2.770 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  43. Sico

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  44. Rodda Paint

    1. Province 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
    2. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  45. Ralph Lauren

    1. Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  46. Glidden

    1. Spring Lilac / PPG1170-4
      #b1b3cb
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Violet Blush
      #bcbdcc
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  47. Dutch Boy

    1. Prairie Purple
      #b1b1c7
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. Daring Lavender
      #bebfd8
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 53.2%

#bbb8cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bbb8cd foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #bbb8cd">…</p>

#bbb8cd background

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="background-color: #bbb8cd">…</p>

#bbb8cd shadow

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bbb8cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12302541
Binary
10111011, 10111000, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#bbb8cd
LRV
≈ 49.3%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 1.963
RGB
rgb(187, 184, 205)
RGBA
rgba(187, 184, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.325, g: 0.319, b: 0.356
RYB
red: 0.733%, yellow: 0.722%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4474675 / 0xffbbb8cd
HSL
hsl(249, 17%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(249, 17%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 249° (248.571), saturation: 10% (0.102), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 248.571, saturation: 10.244%, perceived brightness: 73.492%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 271.472, S: 25.980, L: 75.609
Cubehelix
H: -115.979, S: 0.182, L: 0.734
TSL
T: -3.307, S: 0.022, L: 0.734
CMYK
cyan: 9% (0.088), magenta: 10% (0.102), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 48.651, Y: 49.253, Z: 64.690
xyY
x: 0.299, y: 0.303, Y: 49.253
CIELab
L: 75.609, a: 5.100, b: -10.188
CIELuv
L: 75.609, u: 0.422, v: -16.425
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.609, C: 11.393, H: 296.593
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.609, C: 16.430, H: 271.472
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.181, a: 0.925, b: -5.524
CIECAM02
J: 68.029, C: 14.378, h: 281.058, Q: 162.502, M: 12.573, s: 27.816, H: 322.653
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.132, jaune: -1.899, green: -0.215
LMS
L: 46.305, M: 49.771, S: 64.431
YCbCr
Y: 176.885, Cb: 136.775, Cr: 127.826
YCgCo
Y: 190.000, Cg: -6.000, Co: 42.250
YDbDr
Y: 187.291, Db: 26.643, Dr: 0.558
YPbPr
Y: 186.151, Pb: 10.155, Pr: 0.534
xvYCC
Y: 175.871, Cb: 136.920, Cr: 128.469
YIQ
Y: 187.291, I: -4.959, Q: 7.168
YUV
Y: 187.291, U: 8.716, V: -0.255
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/4 ΔE = 2.315
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.113

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