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#bbbfbf Hex Color Code

#bbbfbf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bbbfbf is a medium light shade of cyan. In the RGB color model #bbbfbf is comprised of 73.33% red, 74.9% green and 74.9% blue. In the HSL color space #bbbfbf has a hue of 180° (degrees), 3% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 491.41 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #979b9b
  2. #a3a7a7
  3. #afb3b3
  4. #bbbfbf
  5. #c7cbcb
  6. #d4d8d8
  7. #e1e5e5

Tints and Shades

#bbbfbf to white

  1. #bbbfbf
  2. #c6c9c9
  3. #d1d4d4
  4. #dddfdf
  5. #e8e9e9
  6. #f3f4f4
  7. #ffffff

#bbbfbf to black

  1. #bbbfbf
  2. #999c9c
  3. #787b7b
  4. #595b5b
  5. #3c3d3d
  6. #212121
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Quarry Pebble / NP N 1985 P
      #bbbfc0
      ΔE = 0.525 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. ★ Graycloth / NP N 1979 P
      #bcc2c2
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2005-B
      #bcc0c1
      ΔE = 0.654 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. S 2005-B50G
      #bdc3be
      ΔE = 2.915 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  3. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 41-8 Rag Rug
      #babebd
      ΔE = 0.655 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  4. Colortrend

    1. ★ 525
      #babdbd
      ΔE = 0.737 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  5. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Marseilles / 0525
      #babdbd
      ΔE = 0.737 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Rand Moon / 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  6. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Samovar Silver - 6233
      #b8bebe
      ΔE = 0.858 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. ★ Lazy Gray - 6254
      #bec1c3
      ΔE = 1.407 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  7. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Rain Nation / KM3811-1
      #b9bdbe
      ΔE = 0.878 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ Grey Mist / KM3834-1
      #bcc2c1
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ Modest Grey
      #bdbfc0
      ΔE = 0.900 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. ★ Grey Steel 2
      #babab9
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  9. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 0.924 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Cape Cod Gray
      #c2bfbd
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 0.924 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  11. Berger

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 0.924 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Maiden Mist / PPG1039-2
      #b9c0c0
      ΔE = 1.031 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. Misty Grey Green / 10GG 53/030
      #bec4c1
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Silver Trophy
      #bec0c1
      ΔE = 1.036 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Silver Shores
      #c1bfbd
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Woodlawn Silver Brook
      #bbbdbc
      ΔE = 1.055 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. ★ Hinkypunk X98R215E
      #bdc3c6
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-37-3 Supernova
      #bec2c2
      ΔE = 1.092 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
    2. 5-36-2 Seventh Heaven
      #bdc5c7
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
  16. Jedynka

    1. ★ Hamuszürke
      #b8bcbc
      ΔE = 1.095 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  17. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 4211P Graycloth
      #bbc0c2
      ΔE = 1.138 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. ★ 4221P Quarry Pebble
      #b7bebf
      ΔE = 1.268 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 420 U
      #bdbebd
      ΔE = 1.178 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. P 179-4 U
      #bbbab8
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  19. Testors

    1. ★ Testors 1181
      #bdc0c2
      ΔE = 1.220 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  20. Behr

    1. ★ Fairview Gray FF68-2
      #b9bdbf
      ΔE = 1.248 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ Polished Rock PPF-26
      #b7bebc
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  21. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Cornerstone 30BG 56/019
      #bcc2c1
      ΔE = 1.257 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
    2. ★ Frost Grey 30GG 52/011
      #b8bbb8
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  22. Tollens

    1. ★ T2145-5
      #bac0be
      ΔE = 1.263 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
    2. ★ T2148-3
      #b5baba
      ΔE = 1.935 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  23. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Quest / ATC-64
      #bdc1c3
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
    2. ★ Gray Frost / 555-4
      #b8bfc2
      ΔE = 1.835 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  24. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Cadet Wool Chs-62
      #bdc1c3
      ΔE = 1.304 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
    2. Steel City 506-4
      #b2b9b9
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  25. Ford

    1. ★ Silver
      #bebebe
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. ★ Autumn Smoke
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  26. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10769
      #bbbdbb
      ΔE = 1.408 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. ★ CF11022
      #babcbe
      ΔE = 1.561 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  27. Beckers

    1. ★ Klippa 508 / S 2500-N
      #bfbfbf
      ΔE = 1.410 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  28. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7406-31 Enchanted Flute
      #bec3c3
      ΔE = 1.420 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. 7408-31 Platinum Lace
      #bfbec1
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  29. Sico

    1. ★ 6210-31 Enchanted Flute
      #bec3c3
      ΔE = 1.420 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
    2. 6173-31 Powdered Iron
      #bcbdc2
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  30. Bristol

    1. ★ Ocean Dream / P228-N3
      #bbc2c3
      ΔE = 1.438 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
    2. Autumn Breeze / P224-N3
      #b9bdb8
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  31. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 25-g5
      #b8bfc1
      ΔE = 1.443 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. ★ 29-g5
      #b8c0c3
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  32. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ B44 Light Grey Blue
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  33. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Argent
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 1.531 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
    2. ★ Silver
      #b5bfc1
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  34. Olympic

    1. ★ Gray Frost D57-3
      #b7bec0
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. Secret Passage D58-2
      #c3c5c6
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 55.6%
  35. Craig & Rose

    1. ★ Sir Thomas Grey
      #bfc1c3
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  36. Sikkens

    1. ★ ON.00.69
      #bcbcbc
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  37. LDV

    1. ★ Ice White / N3NC
      #b6bebd
      ΔE = 1.629 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  38. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sterling Silver
      #bdc0bd
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Sterling Silver
      #b4c0c1
      ΔE = 2.745 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  39. AMC

    1. ★ Sterling Silver
      #bdc0bd
      ΔE = 1.641 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  40. Tikkurila

    1. ★ J499
      #bbbebb
      ΔE = 1.645 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. J493 / Topaz
      #b7c1bf
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  41. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Foil / 1323
      #c0c3c4
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
    2. ★ Silver Lined / 1254
      #bbbfc3
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  42. Resene

    1. ★ Eighth Stack N82-002-139
      #c0c1bf
      ΔE = 1.740 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
    2. Quarter Powder Blue N81-008-221
      #bec6c8
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  43. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26493
      #c1c2c1
      ΔE = 1.743 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
    2. Federal Standard 36492
      #c2c0bf
      ΔE = 2.349 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  44. Fired Earth

    1. ★ Key Chain
      #bfbebe
      ΔE = 1.770 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  45. Caparol

    1. ★ 32S 4 / Oxidschwarz 32S 4
      #c0c4c4
      ΔE = 1.818 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. 80 1 200 / Verona 10
      #bcc4c8
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  46. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Taylor's Grey
      #c0c4c3
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  47. Ferrari

    1. ★ Bianco / 666039
      #bdc4c4
      ΔE = 1.888 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  48. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI047
      #b8bab9
      ΔE = 1.908 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  49. Taubmans

    1. ★ Grey Melody / T169-3
      #bcc3c5
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
    2. Evening Lullaby / T12 8.C10
      #bdbbb8
      ΔE = 2.871 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  50. Flügger

    1. ★ Støvregn (U-750)
      #bfc1c4
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  51. Alcro

    1. ★ Varvinter
      #b4bcbd
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  52. Vallejo

    1. ★ Vallejo 70.997 #171
      #b4bcbb
      ΔE = 2.053 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. Vallejo 70.790 #211
      #bfc4c7
      ΔE = 2.410 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  53. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Polaris / RLUL216
      #b8babc
      ΔE = 2.068 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  54. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1453
      #bbbcbf
      ΔE = 2.080 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Model Master 28126
      #bac1c5
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  55. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6353 - Silver Claddagh
      #bbbfc3
      ΔE = 2.081 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. DE 6325 - Crestline
      #b4bcbf
      ΔE = 2.423 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  56. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke 8290
      #bcc0bc
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
    2. Zephyr 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  57. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #bcc0bc
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
    2. Zephyr / 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  58. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Manhattan Grey
      #b4baba
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  59. Sigma

    1. ★ Cool Blue / S 2502-B
      #bcc4c5
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
    2. ★ Warm Red / FS194
      #c3c4c4
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  60. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Platinum Band
      #c0c4c6
      ΔE = 2.141 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  61. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Faded Denim / 10BB 55/065
      #bdc4c6
      ΔE = 2.175 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. Moon Shade / 70BB 55/044
      #c4c3c4
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  62. Mylands of London

    1. ★ Silver
      #b8bdc1
      ΔE = 2.208 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  63. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Arctic Grey
      #bfbdbc
      ΔE = 2.230 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. Eglise Grey
      #c5c2c2
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  64. Marston & Langinger

    1. Wood Ash
      #bababc
      ΔE = 2.315 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  65. Zoffany

    1. Flint Grey
      #c0c5c3
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  66. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Nelson Archway Blue Medium CW718
      #bcc2be
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
    2. Nelson Archway Blue CW719
      #b5bcb8
      ΔE = 2.734 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  67. Focoltone

    1. 2250
      #b8babd
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 5055
      #c3c5c8
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
  68. Coronado Paint

    1. 8290 - Prairie Smoke
      #b6b9b7
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  69. Levis

    1. Dolphin Touch
      #bebcba
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Atl Denim B3
      #b2b8ba
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  70. Rolls Royce

    1. Arctic White / S13
      #b7bfbb
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  71. Albany Paint

    1. Seal
      #b9b9bb
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  72. Jotun

    1. 9911 / Platinum
      #bdbdb9
      ΔE = 2.577 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. 5105 / Disig
      #bcc6c7
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 55.2%
  73. General Paint

    1. Ivanhoe / CL 3162W
      #c2c6c7
      ΔE = 2.622 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
    2. Kaura / CL 3132W
      #c0c5c8
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  74. Benjamin Moore

    1. Metropolitan / AF-690
      #bbbeb9
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Through the Looking Glass / CSP-495
      #c1bdbd
      ΔE = 2.888 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  75. Brillux

    1. 60.06.12
      #bac0c5
      ΔE = 2.667 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. 99.00.21
      #b6b7b7
      ΔE = 2.886 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  76. Duron

    1. Oyster Bay
      #bcbeb9
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  77. Homebase

    1. Dove Grey
      #b4b9bc
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  78. Sto

    1. 34136
      #c3c1c3
      ΔE = 2.710 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  79. Audi

    1. Suzuka Gray Metallic / LY7F, M1M1, M1PA, Y7F
      #c0c6c8
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
    2. Apollo Silber Metallic / LY38
      #b2b9bc
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  80. Peintures MF

    1. Meule de moulin
      #c1c5c8
      ΔE = 2.744 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
    2. Dollar d'argent
      #bcc4c8
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  81. Tamiya

    1. Tamiya 80011,X11
      #c2c7c8
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
  82. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-29-3 Field Grey
      #b6c0bc
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 51.3%

#bbbfbf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bbbfbf foreground

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#bbbfbf background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

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#bbbfbf shadow

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12304319
Binary
10111011, 10111111, 10111111
Hexadecimal
#bbbfbf
LRV
≈ 51.6%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 1.866
RGB
rgb(187, 191, 191)
RGBA
rgba(187, 191, 191, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.329, g: 0.336, b: 0.336
RYB
red: 0.733%, yellow: 0.741%, blue: 0.749%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4472897 / 0xffbbbfbf
HSL
hsl(180, 3%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(180, 3%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 180° (180.000), saturation: 2% (0.021), value: 75% (0.749)
HSP
hue: 180.000, saturation: 2.094%, perceived brightness: 74.436%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 192.174, S: 3.773, L: 77.034
Cubehelix
H: -188.190, S: 0.034, L: 0.744
TSL
T: -1.489, S: 0.007, L: 0.744
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.021), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.251)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 25% (0.251), yellow: 25% (0.251)
XYZ
X: 48.527, Y: 51.588, Z: 56.681
xyY
x: 0.309, y: 0.329, Y: 51.588
CIELab
L: 77.034, a: -1.384, b: -0.485
CIELuv
L: 77.034, u: -2.248, v: -0.485
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.034, C: 1.467, H: 199.293
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.034, C: 2.299, H: 192.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.825, a: -5.094, b: 3.488
CIECAM02
J: 69.650, C: 4.206, h: 203.586, Q: 164.426, M: 3.678, s: 14.956, H: 258.170
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.081, jaune: -0.233, green: 0.527
LMS
L: 48.517, M: 53.773, S: 56.587
YCbCr
Y: 179.041, Cb: 128.592, Cr: 126.244
YCgCo
Y: 190.000, Cg: 1.000, Co: 45.750
YDbDr
Y: 189.804, Db: 1.800, Dr: 5.332
YPbPr
Y: 190.148, Pb: 0.460, Pr: -2.000
xvYCC
Y: 179.304, Cb: 128.404, Cr: 126.243
YIQ
Y: 189.804, I: -2.383, Q: -0.846
YUV
Y: 189.804, U: 0.590, V: -2.460
Munsell Color System
10B 8/1 ΔE = 3.927
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 11.350

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