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#bbb9b3 Hex Color Code

#bbb9b3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bbb9b3 is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bbb9b3 is comprised of 73.33% red, 72.55% green and 70.2% blue. In the HSL color space #bbb9b3 has a hue of 45° (degrees), 6% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 574.38 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #989690
  2. #a3a19c
  3. #afada7
  4. #bbb9b3
  5. #c7c5bf
  6. #d3d1cb
  7. #e0ded7

Tints and Shades

#bbb9b3 to white

  1. #bbb9b3
  2. #c6c4bf
  3. #d1d0cc
  4. #dddbd8
  5. #e8e7e5
  6. #f3f3f2
  7. #ffffff

#bbb9b3 to black

  1. #bbb9b3
  2. #999793
  3. #787773
  4. #595856
  5. #3c3b3a
  6. #212120
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Silver Illusion / D8
      #bcb9b2
      ΔE = 0.581 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. Colorbond® Shale Grey / O23
      #b4b5b2
      ΔE = 2.391 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  2. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 0.714 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Hi Ho Silver 8330
      #bfbfb5
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  3. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 0.714 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Wintry Sky / 8314
      #b5bbb6
      ΔE = 2.883 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  4. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26440
      #b9b7b1
      ΔE = 0.733 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 36440
      #b6b5b0
      ΔE = 1.626 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  5. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 0.975 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Zephyr
      #bbbab6
      ΔE = 1.050 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 0.975 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Zephyr / 8306
      #bbbab6
      ΔE = 1.050 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 0.975 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Zephyr / 8306
      #bbbab6
      ΔE = 1.050 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  8. AMC

    1. ★ Seamist Gray
      #b9bab5
      ΔE = 1.175 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ Light Driftwood
      #bab6b1
      ΔE = 1.269 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Eighth Tapa N78-005-103
      #b7b8b2
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. Triple Concrete N79-002-103
      #b7b6b5
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 4 70 / Onyx 10
      #bcb8b4
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ 75 8 75 / Caramel 10
      #c0b8b0
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  11. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 842
      #bbb7af
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. ★ 442
      #c2bdb8
      ΔE = 2.097 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  12. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 421
      #bfbab5
      ΔE = 1.349 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. 14-0000 TPG
      #c5beb6
      ΔE = 2.922 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  13. Audi

    1. ★ Sand Beige Metallic / LH1W
      #bdb8b0
      ΔE = 1.408 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  14. Saipa

    1. ★ White / 1510
      #b8b9b1
      ΔE = 1.465 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ White / 1508
      #bcbdb5
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  15. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Gray Stone / 517-4
      #b9b8b5
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Gray Marble / 530-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 2.392 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  16. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 2110
      #b8b6ae
      ΔE = 1.493 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. J487 / Dolomite
      #b6b3ab
      ΔE = 2.402 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  17. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gray
      #b9b7b4
      ΔE = 1.560 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Seamist Gray
      #bfc0ba
      ΔE = 2.557 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  18. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 1.587 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ 0581
      #b7bab1
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  19. Dulux

    1. ★ Chic Shadow
      #bebbb2
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Silver Shores
      #bebcba
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  20. Glidden

    1. ★ Gray Stone / PPG1009-4
      #b7b9b5
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Dusty Miller / 50GY 45/037
      #b3b7b2
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  21. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Gray Stone / PPG1009-4
      #b7b9b5
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ Silver Dollar / PPG1022-3
      #bdb6ae
      ΔE = 2.120 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Silver Bonnet R288D
      #b5b6b1
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. ★ Glass Houses R287D
      #b5b4ac
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 13-g6
      #b6b6ae
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. 17-g6
      #b2b5af
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  24. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Nimbus Shower / 8330
      #b9bab1
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8306 - Zephyr
      #b5b5b0
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. 8297 - Platinum Plate
      #b3b1ac
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 44.0%
  26. Behr

    1. ★ Granite P-5w
      #b9b6ad
      ΔE = 1.822 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. 710E-3 Rhino
      #b8bdb4
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  27. Flügger

    1. ★ Green Shade 2 (IN-736)
      #babbb2
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Neutral Grey 5 (IN-714)
      #b7b7b5
      ΔE = 2.136 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  28. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Asian Spirit
      #b7b4af
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. ★ Moscow
      #b8b3ad
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  29. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Route 66
      #bcb7ae
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  30. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-23 Chateau Gray
      #bab6b3
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  31. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 2660 BS 9-095 - Minerva grey
      #b7b4ad
      ΔE = 1.879 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  32. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Willow / RLVM270
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Atlantic Winter / RLTH240
      #c4bfb6
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  33. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Gray Dawning / NP N 1921 P
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 1.931 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Folkstone / NP N 2028 P
      #b3b6af
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  34. California Paints

    1. ★ Quincy Granite
      #b5b8b2
      ΔE = 1.940 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. DEC 795 - Gray Pearl
      #c3c0bb
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  35. Jotun

    1. ★ 9930 / Tåkedis
      #b5b5b1
      ΔE = 1.955 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
    2. 0762 / Capri
      #b4b3af
      ΔE = 2.439 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  36. Brillux

    1. ★ 75.01.12
      #b9bcb5
      ΔE = 1.964 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. 12.03.12
      #bab4ab
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  37. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Frost Grey / 30GG 52/011
      #bebeb6
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. Surreal Blue / 30BB 45/015
      #b2b2ae
      ΔE = 2.918 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  38. Sanderson

    1. ★ Kent Grey
      #bebeb6
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  39. RAL

    1. ★ RAL 7038 / Agate grey
      #b5b8b1
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  40. Levis

    1. ★ Subtle Grey
      #bebbb1
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Atl Matin B4
      #b7b3ac
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  41. Beckers

    1. ★ Portabello 532 / S 2505-Y50R
      #c2bcb5
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Stork 557 / S 3005-Y20R
      #b6b2a9
      ΔE = 2.953 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  42. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Veil 00NN 53/000
      #b8b8b6
      ΔE = 2.030 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Newcastle Grey 30GY 47/026
      #b1b4ad
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  43. Duron

    1. ★ Magnetic Gray
      #b4b6b1
      ΔE = 2.045 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Oyster Bay
      #bcbeb9
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  44. Mahindra

    1. ★ Arctic White / 432
      #b7b9b0
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  45. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Clocktower
      #bab7ad
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  46. Lamborghini

    1. ★ Bianco Cygnus / LY9H
      #b7b4ac
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  47. CIL

    1. ★ Zeppelin
      #b8b4ac
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Aged Stucco
      #b7b5aa
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  48. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Pevensey
      #c2bbb5
      ΔE = 2.100 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  49. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1420
      #c0bbb8
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  50. Sikkens

    1. ★ FN.02.67
      #b6b3ad
      ΔE = 2.156 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. LN.02.67
      #b3b8b2
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  51. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #b5b6b3
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Crystal Silver
      #b1b3ad
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  52. Volvo

    1. ★ Alpine White 2 / BMW-218
      #bcbcb2
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  53. Humbrol

    1. ★ 28 Camouflage Grey
      #bcbcb2
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  54. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Fitzgerald Smoke / HL 4297-1
      #b4b7b0
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. Light Gray / KM-011
      #b2b5b2
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  55. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Fossilized / 0581
      #b7bab1
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Praise Giving / 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  56. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Silver Grey
      #b7bab1
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  57. 1829

    1. ★ Moonstone Grey
      #b7bab1
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
    2. Nickel
      #b5b6b5
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  58. Alcro

    1. ★ Himalaya
      #b4b7b3
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Pearl Grey
      #b3b2ad
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 44.4%
  59. Zoffany

    1. Silver
      #bfbfb7
      ΔE = 2.307 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  60. Craig & Rose

    1. Barony
      #b6b9b0
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  61. GM / General Motors

    1. Mist Gray
      #b3b6b0
      ΔE = 2.329 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Gray
      #bfb8ad
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  62. Benjamin Moore

    1. Baltic Gray / 1467
      #b5b3af
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Sea Haze / 2137-50
      #b4b6ac
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  63. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2502-G
      #b5b4ab
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  64. Crown Diamond

    1. 7410-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 7370-31 Basmati Rice
      #c2b9b5
      ΔE = 2.775 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  65. Sico

    1. 6181-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 6205-41 Garibaldi Grey
      #b8b9ae
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  66. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10774
      #b3b5ad
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. CF10768
      #b4b2ab
      ΔE = 2.645 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  67. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Sensible Hue - 6198
      #b6b5ab
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. Magnetic Gray - 7058
      #b2b5af
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  68. Sigma

    1. Mineral Grey / S 3000-N
      #b9bdb9
      ΔE = 2.567 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Mineral Grey / FS225
      #b2b6b2
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  69. Volkswagen

    1. Fontana Gray
      #b5b6ac
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  70. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Gig's Grey 28-26
      #bfbfbc
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  71. Olympic

    1. Palm Frond D65-3
      #b6bbb3
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. Silver Dollar D17-3
      #bcb4ac
      ΔE = 2.700 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  72. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Gray Pearl / 1365
      #c3c0bb
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  73. General Paint

    1. Dish Water / CL 2982W
      #babdb3
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Charleston / CL 3172W
      #b2b4b1
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  74. Brilliance

    1. Pearl White / A008
      #c0bfb5
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  75. Teknos

    1. GBI047
      #b8bab9
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  76. Probe

    1. Accuride White / ZMGA
      #b8bdb5
      ΔE = 2.784 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  77. SAO

    1. Apollo White / ZZN
      #b9beb7
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  78. Geely

    1. Snow White / 208
      #b2b7b0
      ΔE = 2.849 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  79. Tollens

    1. T2151-3
      #b6b2af
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
    2. T2145-4
      #b5b9b7
      ΔE = 2.910 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  80. Crown Paint

    1. Arctic Grey
      #bfbdbc
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  81. Kansai Paint

    1. Ash Grey
      #b8bcb2
      ΔE = 2.884 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  82. Plascon

    1. Fresh Linen Y3-E2-3
      #c4c0b8
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  83. Vallejo

    1. Vallejo 70.796 #217
      #b4b1ac
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  84. Earthpaint

    1. 5-29-2 Night Sail
      #b3b9b3
      ΔE = 2.903 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 5-20-3 Flannel
      #b3b3aa
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  85. Farrow & Ball

    1. Lamp Room Gray / 88
      #babaae
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  86. Taubmans

    1. Rainy Day / T12 8.D1
      #b3b3aa
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. Windsor / T12 47.D11
      #b1b4b0
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  87. Bristol

    1. Rainy Day / P200-N4
      #b3b3aa
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
    2. Windsor / P223-N4
      #b1b4b0
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  88. Dacia

    1. Alb Alpin White / QNA
      #b2b6b3
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 46.2%

#bbb9b3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bbb9b3 foreground

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #bbb9b3">…</p>

#bbb9b3 background

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #bbb9b3">…</p>

#bbb9b3 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bbb9b3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12302771
Binary
10111011, 10111001, 10110011
Hexadecimal
#bbb9b3
LRV
≈ 48.5%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 3.389
RGB
rgb(187, 185, 179)
RGBA
rgba(187, 185, 179, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.339, g: 0.336, b: 0.325
RYB
red: 0.712%, yellow: 0.733%, blue: 0.702%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4474445 / 0xffbbb9b3
HSL
hsl(45, 6%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(45, 6%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 45° (45.000), saturation: 4% (0.043), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 45.000, saturation: 4.278%, perceived brightness: 72.521%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 73.072, S: 6.092, L: 75.150
Cubehelix
H: 43.278, S: 0.062, L: 0.725
TSL
T: 2.120, S: 0.009, L: 0.725
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 1% (0.011), yellow: 4% (0.043), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 30% (0.298)
XYZ
X: 45.978, Y: 48.518, Z: 49.582
xyY
x: 0.319, y: 0.337, Y: 48.518
CIELab
L: 75.150, a: -0.388, b: 3.287
CIELuv
L: 75.150, u: 1.490, v: 4.897
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.150, C: 3.310, H: 96.734
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.150, C: 5.119, H: 73.072
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.655, a: -4.070, b: 6.554
CIECAM02
J: 67.490, C: 3.002, h: 103.761, Q: 161.857, M: 2.625, s: 12.736, H: 124.528
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.066, jaune: 0.372, green: 0.263
LMS
L: 46.484, M: 50.311, S: 49.556
YCbCr
Y: 174.841, Cb: 125.070, Cr: 129.304
YCgCo
Y: 184.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: 48.750
YDbDr
Y: 184.914, Db: -8.898, Dr: -3.968
YPbPr
Y: 184.994, Pb: -3.230, Pr: 1.276
xvYCC
Y: 174.877, Cb: 125.163, Cr: 129.121
YIQ
Y: 184.914, I: 3.119, Q: -1.444
YUV
Y: 184.914, U: -2.908, V: 1.830
Munsell Color System
5YR 7/1 ΔE = 3.399
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 12.378

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