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#a979b2 Hex Color Code

#a979b2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a979b2 is a shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #a979b2 is comprised of 66.27% red, 47.45% green and 69.8% blue. In the HSL color space #a979b2 has a hue of 291° (degrees), 27% saturation and 59% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 555.12 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#a979b2 linear gradient to complementary #80ac7f

  1. #a979b2
  2. #a483aa
  3. #9e8ba2
  4. #989499
  5. #919c91
  6. #89a488
  7. #80ac7f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8e6097
  2. #9768a0
  3. #a070a9
  4. #a979b2
  5. #b282bb
  6. #bb8ac4
  7. #c593ce

Tones

  1. #a979b2
  2. #a67ead
  3. #a383a8
  4. #a088a4
  5. #9c8c9f
  6. #99919a
  7. #959595

Tints and Shades

#a979b2 to white

  1. #a979b2
  2. #b88fbf
  3. #c6a4cb
  4. #d4bbd8
  5. #e3d1e5
  6. #f1e8f2
  7. #ffffff

#a979b2 to black

  1. #a979b2
  2. #8b6492
  3. #6e5073
  4. #523c55
  5. #372a3a
  6. #1f1920
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7110 - Happy Hyacinth
      #a879af
      ΔE = 0.714 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Bell Heather / T12 34.G3
      #a875af
      ΔE = 1.324 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
    2. Vintage Violet / T12 35.G1
      #a47eb6
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Bell Heather / 142-6
      #a675b1
      ΔE = 1.485 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
    2. Vintage Wine / 141-6
      #b47ab2
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 1-43-6 Floral Jarden
      #a779b7
      ΔE = 1.515 / LRV ≈ 25.3%
  5. Dulux

    1. ★ 66RB 26/328
      #a77aac
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 25.1%
    2. ★ Violet Verona 1
      #a676ab
      ΔE = 1.642 / LRV ≈ 24.0%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Brendan P6-C2-1
      #ac7cb0
      ΔE = 1.616 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
    2. ★ Warm Violet P5-C2-1
      #a47cb8
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  7. CIL

    1. ★ Plum Perfect
      #a87aac
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  8. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7440 CP
      #aa7eb3
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 26.7%
    2. 3520 CP
      #ad7fb0
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  9. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Bell Heather / PPG1250-6
      #a475b1
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Vintage Wine 141-6
      #b47ab2
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 26.8%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Bell Heather / PPG1250-6
      #a475b1
      ΔE = 1.767 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. Orchid Blush / 41RB 24/309
      #9f77b0
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 39-d
      #a279b3
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. 40-c2
      #a47eae
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  12. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2050-R40B
      #aa76aa
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 24.4%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Moonlight Melody / 1179
      #b278b2
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. Pleasant Dream / 1186
      #a57eac
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  14. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1179
      #b278b2
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
    2. 1186
      #a57eac
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 25.9%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. 1-43-5 Pink Bloom
      #a980b5
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 27.2%
  16. Bristol

    1. Vintage Violet / P095-W6
      #a47eb6
      ΔE = 2.353 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. Happy Hyacinth / KM3007-3
      #b378b4
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  18. Berger

    1. Happy Hyacianth / 7110
      #b376b3
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. Happy Hyacinth
      #b376b3
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  20. Scib Paints

    1. Happy Hyacianth / 7110
      #b376b3
      ΔE = 2.611 / LRV ≈ 25.8%
  21. Duron

    1. Lavish Lavender
      #b47bb2
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 27.1%
  22. California Paints

    1. DE 5991 - Purple Pride
      #a274b5
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. DE 5984 - Cloudy Plum
      #9d7aac
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Purple Pride / 930
      #a274b5
      ΔE = 2.893 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. Cloudy Plum / 862
      #9d7aac
      ΔE = 2.929 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  24. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Happy Hyacinth / 7110
      #ac82b6
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 28.1%

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#a979b2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a979b2 foreground

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

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #a979b2">…</p>

#a979b2 background

Colour is my day-long obsession, joy and torment.

Claude Monet
<p style="background-color: #a979b2">…</p>

#a979b2 shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a979b2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11106738
Binary
10101001, 01111001, 10110010
Hexadecimal
#a979b2
LRV
≈ 25.3%
Closest short hex
#a7a ΔE = 2.158
RGB
rgb(169, 121, 178)
RGBA
rgba(169, 121, 178, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.361, g: 0.259, b: 0.380
RYB
red: 0.663%, yellow: 0.475%, blue: 0.698%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5670478 / 0xffa979b2
HSL
hsl(291, 27%, 59%)
HSLA
hsla(291, 27%, 59%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 291° (290.526), saturation: 32% (0.320), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 290.526, saturation: 32.022%, perceived brightness: 56.484%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 300.493, S: 33.916, L: 57.391
Cubehelix
H: -77.514, S: 0.397, L: 0.556
TSL
T: 5.126, S: 0.107, L: 0.556
CMYK
cyan: 5% (0.051), magenta: 32% (0.320), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.337), magenta: 53% (0.525), yellow: 30% (0.302)
XYZ
X: 31.234, Y: 25.325, Z: 45.354
xyY
x: 0.306, y: 0.248, Y: 25.325
CIELab
L: 57.391, a: 28.700, b: -22.829
CIELuv
L: 57.391, u: 22.751, v: -38.635
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 57.391, C: 36.672, H: 321.500
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 57.391, C: 44.836, H: 300.493
Hunter-Lab
L: 50.324, a: 22.722, b: -18.207
CIECAM02
J: 48.153, C: 35.556, h: 318.379, Q: 136.716, M: 31.093, s: 47.689, H: 346.601
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.244, jaune: -4.345, green: -3.845
LMS
L: 26.403, M: 21.289, S: 45.039
YCbCr
Y: 137.861, Cb: 145.919, Cr: 145.025
YCgCo
Y: 147.250, Cg: -26.250, Co: 40.000
YDbDr
Y: 141.850, Db: 54.381, Dr: -51.615
YPbPr
Y: 135.328, Pb: 22.980, Pr: 21.378
xvYCC
Y: 132.223, Cb: 148.186, Cr: 146.779
YIQ
Y: 141.850, I: 10.282, Q: 27.885
YUV
Y: 141.850, U: 17.791, V: 23.819
Munsell Color System
7.5P 5/10 ΔE = 3.780
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 8.018

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