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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.

Color Variations

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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 / #fff

#bbb8cd to black

  1. #bbb8cd
  2. #9997a7
  3. #787783
  4. #595861
  5. #3c3b41
  6. #212023
  7. #000000 / #000

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. 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%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.195 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Playful Purple / 1308
      #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. Wattyl

    1. ★ Milky Twilight / D55W
      #bcbad2
      ΔE = 1.326 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Princess Satin / D65W
      #bab4ca
      ΔE = 1.549 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  16. 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%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ 10RB 53/115
      #c0bcd0
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. 30RB 53/117
      #c4bccf
      ΔE = 2.495 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  18. 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%
  19. Colortrend

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

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

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

    1. ★ Foggy Promenade
      #c1bcd1
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. City Song
      #bbbbca
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  23. 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%
  24. Berger

    1. ★ Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  25. Scib Paints

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

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

    1. ★ Blue Orchid / 2069-50
      #b9bad3
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  28. 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%
  29. 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%
  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. Sikkens

    1. V2.06.69
      #babbca
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. V0.10.70
      #b6bbd3
      ΔE = 2.631 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  41. 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%
  42. Peintures MF

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

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

    1. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  45. 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%
  46. Ralph Lauren

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

    1. Spring Lilac / PPG1170-4
      #b1b3cb
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Violet Blush
      #bcbdcc
      ΔE = 2.835 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  48. 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

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #bbb8cd">…</p>

#bbb8cd background

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="background-color: #bbb8cd">…</p>

#bbb8cd shadow

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

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: 73.333%, yellow: 72.157%, blue: 80.392%
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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