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#bdc3a9 Hex Color Code

#bdc3a9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bdc3a9 is a medium light shade of yellow-green. In the RGB color model #bdc3a9 is comprised of 74.12% red, 76.47% green and 66.27% blue. In the HSL color space #bdc3a9 has a hue of 74° (degrees), 18% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.93 nm.

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#bdc3a9 linear gradient to complementary #aba4c8

  1. #bdc3a9
  2. #babeae
  3. #b8b9b4
  4. #b5b3b9
  5. #b2aebe
  6. #afa9c3
  7. #aba4c8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #989e85
  2. #a4aa91
  3. #b1b79d
  4. #bdc3a9
  5. #cad0b5
  6. #d6dcc2
  7. #e3e9ce

Tints and Shades

#bdc3a9 to white

  1. #bdc3a9
  2. #c8cdb7
  3. #d3d7c5
  4. #dee1d3
  5. #e9ebe2
  6. #f4f5f0
  7. #ffffff

#bdc3a9 to black

  1. #bdc3a9
  2. #9b9f8b
  3. #7a7d6d
  4. #5a5d51
  5. #3d3e37
  6. #21221f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 5105
      #bcc4a9
      ΔE = 0.693 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  2. Zoffany

    1. ★ Double Ice Floes
      #bac3a8
      ΔE = 0.983 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. Dove
      #c0c3b0
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  3. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ Mizzle / 266
      #bfc2a7
      ΔE = 1.041 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Vert De Terre / 234
      #bbbe9f
      ΔE = 2.628 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  4. Behr

    1. ★ 420E-3 Spring Hill
      #bfc6ab
      ΔE = 1.073 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. ★ Pickle PPKB-41
      #c5c7ae
      ΔE = 2.192 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 87.06.12
      #c1c5ac
      ΔE = 1.133 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
    2. ★ 90.06.12
      #c0c0aa
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  6. Bristol

    1. ★ Shimmering Glade / P212-N3
      #b9c0a5
      ΔE = 1.272 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  7. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Rope
      #c0c5a8
      ΔE = 1.280 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. ★ Jekyll Grand Dining Sea Mist
      #bcc0ab
      ΔE = 1.877 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  8. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Dream Weaver / KM3900-2
      #bcc2ac
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. ★ Lamb's Ear / KM3908-2
      #b9c4a8
      ΔE = 1.600 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  9. Tamiya

    1. ★ Tamiya 86529, AS29
      #b9c3a7
      ΔE = 1.377 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Skylark / NP BGG 1755 T
      #b8c2a9
      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  11. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Bonville
      #bdc6ae
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
  12. Levis

    1. ★ Shady Green B40
      #b9bfa7
      ΔE = 1.547 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  13. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-19-3 Manor Green
      #b8c3aa
      ΔE = 1.659 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. 5-21-3 Sanctuary
      #b9c6b0
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  14. Sto

    1. ★ 36423
      #c2c5ae
      ΔE = 1.663 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
    2. ★ 36323
      #bdc5b0
      ΔE = 1.981 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  15. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0427
      #bdc5af
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
    2. 0407
      #c4c7a6
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Arbor Vitae / 0427
      #bdc5af
      ΔE = 1.683 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
    2. Vapor / 0407
      #c4c7a6
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  17. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Side Kick / PPG1126-4
      #bfc3ae
      ΔE = 1.725 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
    2. Quaking Grass / PPG1121-4
      #bbc6a4
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Cavalier Gray
      #bfc0a7
      ΔE = 1.727 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. French Gray
      #bec0ae
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  19. Resene

    1. ★ Beryl Green G82-021-109
      #bcbfa8
      ΔE = 1.728 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. ★ Kidnapper G81-015-104
      #bfc0ab
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-G30Y
      #b8c0a3
      ΔE = 1.734 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. S 2010-G20Y
      #b4c1a5
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  21. Tollens

    1. ★ TF245-2
      #c0c4af
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 53.8%
  22. Sikkens

    1. ★ J0.10.70
      #b8bea5
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ H2.10.70
      #bdbea3
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  23. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Melon Green 18-28
      #bdbfa3
      ΔE = 1.907 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. Misty Green 18-29
      #c5c7a8
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  24. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Element of Nature
      #c1c8b0
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
    2. Avocado Essence
      #c5c7a8
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  25. California Paints

    1. ★ Sharkskin
      #c2c5b0
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
    2. DE 5535 - Light Pine
      #bcc09e
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  26. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Lilly Pad / 480
      #bac3a3
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Aganthus Green / 472
      #bac1ae
      ΔE = 2.459 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  27. CIL

    1. ★ Woodland Mystery
      #c0c0a4
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  28. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Woodland Mystery
      #c0c0a4
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. Apple Grove / 50GY 57/096
      #c1cab1
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 56.8%
  29. Caparol

    1. ★ 2507-Y06R
      #c0c0a4
      ΔE = 2.170 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. ★ 3253
      #bcc4b0
      ΔE = 2.198 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
  30. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 34414
      #b8c4ad
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
    2. Federal Standard 34504
      #b6c4ab
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  31. Olympic

    1. ★ Quaking Grass C68-3
      #bdc1a1
      ΔE = 2.252 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  32. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-0114 TCX
      #b5c1a5
      ΔE = 2.253 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. P 156-9 C
      #b5c1a1
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  33. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Fernwood / 8402
      #c1c5b1
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  34. Berger

    1. ★ Fernwood / 8402
      #c1c5b1
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  35. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Fernwood
      #c1c5b1
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  36. Ford

    1. ★ Tan
      #c0c0aa
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. Pinehurst Green
      #c4cbaf
      ΔE = 2.850 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  37. Sico

    1. ★ 6168-41 Japanese Garden
      #b6bda4
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  38. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7390-41 Japanese Garden
      #b6bda4
      ΔE = 2.286 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  39. KILZ

    1. Celadon Green / F842
      #b5c2a8
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. Birch Leaf / F851
      #b9c6a8
      ΔE = 2.409 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  40. Ferrari

    1. Bianco / 100
      #bebfaa
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. Bianco Avus / 229025
      #bec1ae
      ΔE = 2.419 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  41. Coronado Paint

    1. 8402 - Fernwood
      #bebfaa
      ΔE = 2.370 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. 8386 - Eucalyptus Leaf
      #b8c5ae
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  42. Plascon

    1. Fades in the Air Y6-D2-2
      #b8c0ac
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  43. Dulux

    1. Crushed Aloe / 90YY 52/138
      #c1c0a4
      ΔE = 2.438 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  44. Laura Ashley

    1. 42-19 Cotswold Green
      #bbbda7
      ΔE = 2.477 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. 10-4 Silver Birch 2
      #bac09e
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  45. Sanderson

    1. Sage Grey
      #b5bda5
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  46. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Recycled Glass - 7747
      #bdc0a0
      ΔE = 2.487 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. Softened Green - 6177
      #bbbca7
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  47. Dupont

    1. CAS858
      #c3cab1
      ΔE = 2.537 / LRV ≈ 57.0%
  48. Taubmans

    1. Oregano Oil / T12 54.D9
      #b5c0a1
      ΔE = 2.668 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. Kiwi Kissed / T10 58H-1
      #b3bda0
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  49. Clark+Kensington

    1. Casual Day / 2032
      #c3c1a5
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  50. Sigma

    1. Natural Green / FS134
      #b5bca1
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  51. ICI Paints

    1. Canterbury Green 50GY 58/126
      #bbc8b0
      ΔE = 2.697 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
    2. 3769 Apple Grove 50GY 57/096
      #bac3b1
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  52. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Shagreen D17
      #c4c7a7
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 55.4%
  53. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Fernwood / 8402
      #c4c5b1
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  54. Rodda Paint

    1. Fernwood 8402
      #c4c5b1
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 54.8%
  55. Earthpaint

    1. 4-21-3 Nutria
      #b7c5a6
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
    2. 4-23-3 Primavera
      #b6c5a7
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  56. Ralph Lauren

    1. Hazel Woods / RLUL212
      #bbbeab
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  57. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10618
      #bdc7a5
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  58. Glidden

    1. Quaking Grass / PPG1121-4
      #bbc6a4
      ΔE = 2.927 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
    2. Terrarium Green / 10GY 48/163
      #b4bd9f
      ΔE = 2.961 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  59. Tikkurila

    1. 9733
      #b7beab
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  60. Magnolia Home

    1. Clean Lines / JG-56
      #bec3b2
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  61. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Light Pine / 1269
      #bcc09e
      ΔE = 2.996 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  62. Chrysler

    1. Shell Gray
      #bfbda5
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 50.2%

#bdc3a9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bdc3a9 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #bdc3a9">…</p>

#bdc3a9 background

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #bdc3a9">…</p>

#bdc3a9 shadow

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

Salvador Dali
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bdc3a9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12436393
Binary
10111101, 11000011, 10101001
Hexadecimal
#bdc3a9
LRV
≈ 52.7%
Closest short hex
#bb9 ΔE = 4.097
RGB
rgb(189, 195, 169)
RGBA
rgba(189, 195, 169, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.342, g: 0.353, b: 0.306
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.765%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4340823 / 0xffbdc3a9
HSL
hsl(74, 18%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(74, 18%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 74° (73.846), saturation: 13% (0.133), value: 76% (0.765)
HSP
hue: 73.846, saturation: 13.333%, perceived brightness: 74.672%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 96.356, S: 21.712, L: 77.706
Cubehelix
H: -291.310, S: 0.227, L: 0.746
TSL
T: 0.898, S: 0.028, L: 0.746
CMYK
cyan: 3% (0.031), magenta: 0% (0.000), yellow: 13% (0.133), key: 24% (0.235)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.259), magenta: 24% (0.235), yellow: 34% (0.337)
XYZ
X: 47.662, Y: 52.714, Z: 45.192
xyY
x: 0.327, y: 0.362, Y: 52.714
CIELab
L: 77.706, a: -6.669, b: 12.374
CIELuv
L: 77.706, u: -2.113, v: 18.970
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.706, C: 14.057, H: 118.321
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.706, C: 19.088, H: 96.356
Hunter-Lab
L: 72.604, a: -9.879, b: 13.918
CIECAM02
J: 70.451, C: 12.631, h: 117.112, Q: 165.369, M: 11.045, s: 25.844, H: 145.105
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.019, jaune: 1.875, green: 1.086
LMS
L: 50.233, M: 56.222, S: 45.302
YCbCr
Y: 179.415, Cb: 117.474, Cr: 127.212
YCgCo
Y: 187.000, Cg: 8.000, Co: 52.250
YDbDr
Y: 190.242, Db: -31.958, Dr: 2.356
YPbPr
Y: 191.850, Pb: -12.310, Pr: -1.804
xvYCC
Y: 180.765, Cb: 117.187, Cr: 126.415
YIQ
Y: 190.242, I: 4.779, Q: -9.358
YUV
Y: 190.242, U: -10.451, V: -1.090
Munsell Color System
5GY 8/2 ΔE = 3.793
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 10.964

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