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#bbb9eb Hex Color Code

#bbb9eb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bbb9eb is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bbb9eb is comprised of 73.33% red, 72.55% green and 92.16% blue. In the HSL color space #bbb9eb has a hue of 242° (degrees), 56% saturation and 82% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 461.96 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#bbb9eb linear gradient to complementary #dbdfc5

  1. #bbb9eb
  2. #c1bfe5
  3. #c7c6df
  4. #ccccd8
  5. #d2d2d2
  6. #d6d9cc
  7. #dbdfc5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9695c5
  2. #a2a1d2
  3. #afadde
  4. #bbb9eb
  5. #c7c5f8
  6. #d4d2ff
  7. #e1deff

Tones

  1. #bbb9eb
  2. #bfbde7
  3. #c3c1e3
  4. #c7c5df
  5. #cbcada
  6. #cfced6
  7. #d2d2d2

Tints and Shades

#bbb9eb to white

  1. #bbb9eb
  2. #c7c4ee
  3. #d2d0f2
  4. #dddbf5
  5. #e9e7f8
  6. #f4f3fc
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#bbb9eb to black

  1. #bbb9eb
  2. #9997c0
  3. #797796
  4. #59586e
  5. #3c3b49
  6. #212127
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2705 U
      #b9b6e9
      ΔE = 1.051 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. 942 U
      #c6b5ed
      ΔE = 3.807 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 1.273 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R50B
      #c7b2e3
      ΔE = 4.732 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  3. Duron

    1. ★ Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. Indulgent
      #afb0de
      ΔE = 3.830 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/02
      #b8b8f0
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. 44/02
      #c8b8e8
      ΔE = 3.480 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  5. Plascon

    1. ★ Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 1.756 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Winged Victory P2-D2-3
      #bcb0e0
      ΔE = 3.560 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.724 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. S 1030-R60B
      #c5b0e6
      ΔE = 4.894 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 3.123 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Peak of Perfection / KM3068-1
      #c0c1e5
      ΔE = 4.211 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  8. California Paints

    1. DE 5940 - Violet Gems
      #c4c0e9
      ΔE = 3.305 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. DE 5905 - Larkspur Bud
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 3.771 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Violet Gems / 1377
      #c4c0e9
      ΔE = 3.305 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. Larkspur Bud / 1186
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 3.771 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  10. Brillux

    1. 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 3.363 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  11. Berger

    1. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 3.904 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  12. Vista Paint

    1. Peak of Perfection
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Berry Blush
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 3.904 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  13. Scib Paints

    1. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 3.631 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 3.904 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  14. Asian Paints

    1. Violet Pond / 7209
      #bebee2
      ΔE = 3.698 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbbfe3
      ΔE = 4.058 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 3.772 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Lavender Sachet 145-4
      #c0c1e5
      ΔE = 4.211 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 3.772 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Lavender Sachet / 145-4
      #c0c1e5
      ΔE = 4.211 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  17. Colortrend

    1. 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 3.816 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 4.090 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  18. Diamond Vogel

    1. Pretty Posie / 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 3.816 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Spoiled Rotten / 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 4.090 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  19. Dutch Boy

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 3.831 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  20. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 3.874 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  21. Clark+Kensington

    1. Paparazzi / 40C-4
      #bab8da
      ΔE = 3.977 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Precocious Purple / 41D-2
      #bfb0d9
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  22. Resene

    1. Melrose V83-038-291
      #c3b9dd
      ΔE = 3.981 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Moon Raker V81-036-295
      #c0b2d7
      ΔE = 4.871 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 4.099 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  24. Taubmans

    1. Lillian / T57-4
      #b3b2d8
      ΔE = 4.179 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Pansy Blush / T12 37.E1
      #aeb5db
      ΔE = 4.550 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  25. Glidden

    1. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c4badd
      ΔE = 4.232 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Roslyn's Periwinkle Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #b0bce0
      ΔE = 5.156 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  26. Focoltone

    1. 5007
      #bab1d7
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. 4057
      #c6bede
      ΔE = 4.976 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  27. Behr

    1. Freesia Purple 630B-4
      #b4b0d7
      ΔE = 4.382 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
    2. Weeping Wisteria 630A-3
      #c3c0df
      ΔE = 5.070 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  28. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  29. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 4.486 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  30. Benjamin Moore

    1. Victorian Trim / 2068-50
      #abb1dc
      ΔE = 4.572 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  31. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 4.627 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. 12RB 51/169
      #bcb7d5
      ΔE = 5.034 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  32. ICI Paints

    1. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 4.631 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  33. Designers Guild

    1. Lavender
      #c4c5ed
      ΔE = 4.639 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
  34. CIL

    1. Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  35. Sikkens

    1. V6.11.70
      #bfbddc
      ΔE = 4.713 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. V9.11.69
      #bab5d3
      ΔE = 5.238 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  36. Coronado Paint

    1. 7161 - Pansy Potpourri
      #c7bfe1
      ΔE = 4.720 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
    2. 7209 - Peak Of Perfection
      #b8c0e2
      ΔE = 5.033 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  37. Crown Paint

    1. Purple Heart
      #c3b0de
      ΔE = 4.766 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  38. Nippon Paint

    1. Expedition / NP PB 1482 P
      #afb7db
      ΔE = 4.790 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 4.840 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  39. Valspar Paint

    1. Allium Flower R49C
      #b7aed6
      ΔE = 4.805 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. Safe Haven R157D
      #acb1d9
      ΔE = 4.836 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  40. KILZ

    1. Ladies Mantle / A842
      #c5bede
      ΔE = 4.866 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  41. Nerolac

    1. Sweet Lavender - 2340
      #aab1db
      ΔE = 4.877 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
    2. Burple - 2347
      #a8b3de
      ΔE = 4.977 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  42. Tollens

    1. T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 4.938 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  43. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 4.942 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  44. TRUMATCH

    1. 38-f1
      #bfb9d7
      ΔE = 4.979 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  45. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6261
      #abb7de
      ΔE = 5.015 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 6255
      #c5bfde
      ΔE = 5.116 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  46. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 5.086 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  47. General Paint

    1. Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 5.136 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  48. Disney

    1. 2A-10-2 One Enchanted Evening
      #b2aed4
      ΔE = 5.140 / LRV ≈ 44.5%

#bbb9eb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bbb9eb foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #bbb9eb">…</p>

#bbb9eb background

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="background-color: #bbb9eb">…</p>

#bbb9eb shadow

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bbb9eb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12302827
Binary
10111011, 10111001, 11101011
Hexadecimal
#bbb9eb
LRV
≈ 51.3%
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 0.794
RGB
rgb(187, 185, 235)
RGBA
rgba(187, 185, 235, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.308, g: 0.305, b: 0.387
RYB
red: 73.333%, yellow: 72.549%, blue: 92.157%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4474389 / 0xffbbb9eb
HSL
hsl(242, 56%, 82%)
HSLA
hsla(242, 56%, 82%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 242° (242.400), saturation: 21% (0.213), value: 92% (0.922)
HSP
hue: 242.400, saturation: 21.277%, perceived brightness: 75.271%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.269, S: 68.286, L: 76.836
Cubehelix
H: -121.146, S: 0.465, L: 0.749
TSL
T: -3.047, S: 0.051, L: 0.750
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.204), magenta: 21% (0.213), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.078)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 8% (0.078)
XYZ
X: 52.834, Y: 51.260, Z: 85.692
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.270, Y: 51.260
CIELab
L: 76.836, a: 10.958, b: -24.590
CIELuv
L: 76.836, u: -1.939, v: -40.652
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.836, C: 26.921, H: 294.018
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.836, C: 40.698, H: 267.269
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.596, a: 6.431, b: -20.845
CIECAM02
J: 69.426, C: 30.160, h: 278.185, Q: 164.162, M: 26.374, s: 40.082, H: 321.001
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.200, jaune: -4.397, green: -0.522
LMS
L: 46.822, M: 50.363, S: 85.125
YCbCr
Y: 180.329, Cb: 149.654, Cr: 125.328
YCoCg
Y: 198.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: 34.750
YDbDr
Y: 191.298, Db: 65.750, Dr: 8.184
YPbPr
Y: 189.026, Pb: 24.770, Pr: -1.300
xvYCC
Y: 178.340, Cb: 149.759, Cr: 126.858
YIQ
Y: 191.298, I: -14.872, Q: 15.980
YUV
Y: 191.298, U: 21.508, V: -3.770
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.020
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.436

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