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British Standard BS381 797 - Light violet / #b09db9 Hex Color Code

#b09db9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b09db9 is a medium light shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #b09db9 is comprised of 69.02% red, 61.57% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #b09db9 has a hue of 281° (degrees), 17% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 559.07 nm.

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  1. Mother and son sign documents
  2. Portrait of proud smiling man looking away from camera. Low angle view with reflection of urban construction site in background.
  3. Close up of doctor writing on a medical chart.

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#b09db9 linear gradient to complementary #a6b6a0

  1. #b09db9
  2. #afa1b5
  3. #ada6b1
  4. #acaaad
  5. #aaaea8
  6. #a8b2a4
  7. #a6b6a0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #917e99
  2. #9b88a4
  3. #a593ae
  4. #b09db9
  5. #bba7c4
  6. #c5b2cf
  7. #d0bdda

Tints and Shades

#b09db9 to white

  1. #b09db9
  2. #bdadc4
  3. #cabdd0
  4. #d7cddc
  5. #e4dde7
  6. #f2eef3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b09db9 to black

  1. #b09db9
  2. #908197
  3. #726677
  4. #554c58
  5. #39343b
  6. #1f1d21
  7. #000000 / #000

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      ΔE = 1.064 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. ★ 41-e4
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      ΔE = 1.508 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  2. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6345
      #af9eb6
      ΔE = 1.324 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 6351
      #a9a5bc
      ΔE = 4.635 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Serendipity / T54-5
      #b09cb4
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. Mystic Purple / T12 35.E8
      #aa91a9
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  4. Sico

    1. ★ 6027-42 Lavender Field
      #b5a0be
      ΔE = 1.538 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 6030-42 Violet Bouquet
      #b99aba
      ΔE = 3.260 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  5. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Parisian Purple / 30RB 36/187
      #ab9ab4
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Regal Robe / 30RB 35/166
      #a999af
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  6. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7347-42 Magic Wand
      #ab9ab9
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. 7345-42 Blackthorn
      #b093b1
      ΔE = 3.927 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  7. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ From the Source / 43B-4
      #ada0b7
      ΔE = 2.145 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Patchwork / 44B-4
      #b09caa
      ΔE = 5.100 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  8. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Plum Sparkle / NP PB 1416 T
      #b098b8
      ΔE = 2.154 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Purple Heather / NP PB 1458 T
      #a7a0c1
      ΔE = 4.013 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Iris Blossom
      #ae97b4
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
    2. Dusky Lavender
      #b7a8c5
      ΔE = 3.986 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5955 - Purple Springs
      #ab9bbc
      ΔE = 2.200 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. DE 5962 - Ode to Purple
      #a798c2
      ΔE = 5.243 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  11. Matthews Paint

    1. ★ Heather Plum / 7785
      #b69bba
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Spiderwort / 11712
      #a293a7
      ΔE = 5.061 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  12. Focoltone

    1. 1004
      #b39ab3
      ΔE = 2.338 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. 4054
      #a39cb7
      ΔE = 3.673 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  13. Dulux

    1. 70RB 36/156
      #b29bb2
      ΔE = 2.386 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Himalayan Musk 3 / 70RB 36/156
      #af98b0
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  14. CIL

    1. Dusk
      #b29ab2
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Regal Robe
      #a699b6
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  15. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5172T Plum Jam
      #a799b4
      ΔE = 2.395 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
    2. 7174T Bouquet Violet
      #bba5cc
      ΔE = 4.958 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  16. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lilac Garden / KM3022-2
      #af9fc1
      ΔE = 2.397 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
    2. Barrymore / KM3053-2
      #a2a0b5
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  17. Behr

    1. Svelte M100-3
      #b7a3bc
      ΔE = 2.515 / LRV ≈ 39.9%
    2. Charm PPU16-12
      #a89db0
      ΔE = 3.432 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  18. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7445
      #ab9ebf
      ΔE = 2.591 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. 666
      #a891b0
      ΔE = 4.304 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  19. Asian Paints

    1. Mild Mist / 9113
      #ad9eb2
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Italian Iris / 7144
      #afa3b9
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  20. Caparol

    1. 2114
      #aca0c0
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. 70 5 360 / Flamenco 50
      #b09cb0
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R60B
      #b1a1c3
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. S 2020-R50B
      #bf9cbc
      ΔE = 4.423 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  22. ECOS Paints

    1. Enthroned Above (1199)
      #af96b2
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Yolanda (1235)
      #a895bd
      ΔE = 4.795 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  23. Diamond Vogel

    1. Enthroned Above / 1199
      #af96b2
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Gypsy's Gown / 1311
      #aa9cab
      ΔE = 4.432 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  24. Bristol

    1. Purple Mystery / P096-C5
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Mystic Purple / P093-W5
      #aa91a9
      ΔE = 4.801 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  25. Duron

    1. Ash Violet
      #ada0b4
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
    2. Obi Lilac
      #bba5bc
      ΔE = 3.764 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  26. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Veiled Violet / 1099
      #b19bb0
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Grape Gatsby / 925
      #a19abd
      ΔE = 4.792 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  27. General Paint

    1. Harmony / CL 2474M
      #aaa0b6
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
    2. Effervescent / CL 2454M
      #ada7c8
      ΔE = 5.077 / LRV ≈ 40.7%
  28. Benjamin Moore

    1. Iris Bliss / 1383
      #ab99ae
      ΔE = 2.919 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Hydrangea / 1390
      #b599be
      ΔE = 3.436 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  29. ICI Paints

    1. Lavender Sachet 30RB 40/131
      #a89eb4
      ΔE = 2.935 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. High Society 50RB 37/102
      #a69aab
      ΔE = 4.239 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  30. Dupont

    1. CAS691
      #b6a3c5
      ΔE = 3.097 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. CAS707
      #bda1c2
      ΔE = 3.548 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  31. Sikkens

    1. W0.10.60
      #a8a0ba
      ΔE = 3.098 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. V7.12.57
      #9e9bb8
      ΔE = 5.067 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  32. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-45-4 Sugar Pink
      #b89bb5
      ΔE = 3.109 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 4-43-4 Evening Sky
      #9f9cb3
      ΔE = 4.980 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  33. Peintures MF

    1. Violet des prés
      #afa3c3
      ΔE = 3.125 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Le souhait de Rébécc
      #bba5c8
      ΔE = 4.085 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  34. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R40B
      #bca2be
      ΔE = 3.158 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 3020-R50B
      #a69fb5
      ΔE = 3.639 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  35. Sto

    1. 34103
      #ac98ad
      ΔE = 3.185 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. 34203
      #a39eb7
      ΔE = 4.064 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  36. Resene

    1. Marionette V71-031-312
      #ab94b3
      ΔE = 3.242 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
    2. London Hue V72-025-327
      #ae94ab
      ΔE = 4.187 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  37. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Alpine Violet 31-26
      #a497b2
      ΔE = 3.251 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Rosy Lavender 30-8
      #b698b3
      ΔE = 3.367 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  38. Vista Paint

    1. Italian Iris
      #b0a4b9
      ΔE = 3.261 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Luster Blue
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 4.771 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  39. Scib Paints

    1. Italian iris / 7144
      #b0a4b9
      ΔE = 3.261 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 4.771 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  40. Berger

    1. Italian iris / 7144
      #b0a4b9
      ΔE = 3.261 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Luster Blue / 7193
      #a7a4bb
      ΔE = 4.771 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  41. Nerolac

    1. Crested Iris - 2277
      #b99ab7
      ΔE = 3.299 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. Serendippity - 2298
      #b9a1c5
      ΔE = 3.413 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  42. Little Greene

    1. Sea Heather
      #b4a1b4
      ΔE = 3.349 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  43. Porter Paints

    1. Mystic Purple / 343-5
      #a595b2
      ΔE = 3.387 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  44. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Mystic Purple 343-5
      #a595b2
      ΔE = 3.387 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  45. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Berry Frappé - 9068
      #b3a1c6
      ΔE = 3.434 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. Forever Lilac - 9067
      #afa5c7
      ΔE = 4.212 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  46. Earthpaint

    1. 3-42-4 Cameo Charm
      #b0a6be
      ΔE = 3.635 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. 2-42-4 Pristine Petal
      #b194ba
      ΔE = 4.410 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  47. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 C 35 - Purple
      #b7a4b8
      ΔE = 3.651 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  48. Plascon

    1. Lunar Rock R1-D2-2
      #bca0b8
      ΔE = 3.712 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Pink Dusk R1-E2-3
      #c0a8c4
      ΔE = 4.728 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  49. Caran d'Ache

    1. 093 Violet Gray
      #aa95ab
      ΔE = 3.767 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  50. Green Planet Paints

    1. Rosybrown Adobe
      #ae9aac
      ΔE = 3.802 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  51. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10486
      #b8a4c8
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
    2. CF10725
      #ab9aaa
      ΔE = 4.337 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  52. Coronado Paint

    1. 7144 - Italian Iris
      #aaa2b5
      ΔE = 3.904 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  53. Dutch Boy

    1. Purple Violet
      #b197be
      ΔE = 3.962 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. Easter Egg Purple
      #c2a4c2
      ΔE = 4.660 / LRV ≈ 41.9%
  54. ProMarker

    1. Lilac
      #b1a1c8
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 39.0%
  55. Ralph Lauren

    1. Spring Violet / RLVM294
      #a99eae
      ΔE = 4.150 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  56. Tollens

    1. T2094-2
      #a29aaf
      ΔE = 4.150 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
    2. T2098-1
      #b4aac6
      ΔE = 4.830 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  57. Delta

    1. Purple Heather / 02719
      #b494b2
      ΔE = 4.153 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  58. RAL

    1. RAL 300 70 15
      #ada6c2
      ΔE = 4.165 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
    2. RAL 300 70 10
      #ada7b9
      ΔE = 5.046 / LRV ≈ 40.0%
  59. Laura Ashley

    1. 2-4 Lupin
      #a8a3ba
      ΔE = 4.174 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
    2. 44-19 Lavender Spray
      #a8a4b5
      ΔE = 5.186 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  60. Graham & Brown

    1. Rapunzel's Lovely Lilac
      #b7a8c7
      ΔE = 4.175 / LRV ≈ 42.2%
  61. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Lilac Garden / 7151
      #a39bbd
      ΔE = 4.230 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Italian Iris / 7144
      #b0a7b9
      ΔE = 4.671 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  62. KILZ

    1. Fortnight Lily / A862
      #a29eba
      ΔE = 4.380 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Mauve Melody / A661
      #bba4b6
      ΔE = 4.827 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  63. Colortrend

    1. 1311
      #aa9cab
      ΔE = 4.432 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. 1289
      #9f97ac
      ΔE = 4.855 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  64. Abet Laminati

    1. Viola Campanula 1827
      #a797be
      ΔE = 4.467 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  65. Olympic

    1. Mystic Purple B43-4
      #9f97b1
      ΔE = 4.476 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  66. Brillux

    1. 45.09.18
      #a597a8
      ΔE = 4.687 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. 45.12.15
      #b9aac8
      ΔE = 4.768 / LRV ≈ 43.2%
  67. Albany Paint

    1. Burwash
      #a09bbb
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Opal
      #a9a6c4
      ΔE = 5.141 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
  68. Ford

    1. Orchid Gray
      #b7a8ba
      ΔE = 4.799 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  69. Glidden

    1. Mineral Violet / 10RB 36/082
      #a39dae
      ΔE = 4.833 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Violet Petals
      #9f9cb9
      ΔE = 4.926 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  70. Wattyl

    1. Palma Violet / D45W
      #c2a6c5
      ΔE = 4.849 / LRV ≈ 42.8%
  71. Fabric Creations

    1. Sunwashed Lilac / 27034
      #ae92a9
      ΔE = 4.951 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  72. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. P23 Lilac
      #a68fb1
      ΔE = 5.206 / LRV ≈ 30.9%

#b09db9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b09db9 foreground

The object of art is not to reproduce reality, but to create a reality of the same intensity.

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="color: #b09db9">…</p>

#b09db9 background

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #b09db9">…</p>

#b09db9 shadow

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

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b09db9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11574713
Binary
10110000, 10011101, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#b09db9
LRV
≈ 36.8%
Closest short hex
#a9b ΔE = 2.564
RGB
rgb(176, 157, 185)
RGBA
rgba(176, 157, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.340, g: 0.303, b: 0.357
RYB
red: 69.020%, yellow: 61.569%, blue: 72.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5202503 / 0xffb09db9
HSL
hsl(281, 17%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(281, 17%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 281° (280.714), saturation: 15% (0.151), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 280.714, saturation: 15.135%, perceived brightness: 65.188%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 294.172, S: 22.440, L: 67.162
Cubehelix
H: -86.106, S: 0.202, L: 0.650
TSL
T: 5.356, S: 0.041, L: 0.650
CMYK
cyan: 5% (0.049), magenta: 15% (0.151), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 31% (0.310), magenta: 38% (0.384), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 38.717, Y: 36.847, Z: 50.962
xyY
x: 0.306, y: 0.291, Y: 36.847
CIELab
L: 67.162, a: 12.187, b: -11.901
CIELuv
L: 67.162, u: 8.931, v: -19.899
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.162, C: 17.034, H: 315.681
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.162, C: 21.811, H: 294.172
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.702, a: 7.623, b: -7.285
CIECAM02
J: 58.385, C: 18.392, h: 308.463, Q: 150.543, M: 16.083, s: 32.686, H: 339.750
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.155, jaune: -2.257, green: -1.369
LMS
L: 35.925, M: 35.618, S: 50.733
YCbCr
Y: 158.490, Cb: 137.480, Cr: 134.353
YCoCg
Y: 168.750, Cg: -11.750, Co: 41.750
YDbDr
Y: 165.873, Db: 28.774, Dr: -19.251
YPbPr
Y: 163.063, Pb: 11.815, Pr: 8.212
xvYCC
Y: 156.042, Cb: 138.379, Cr: 135.214
YIQ
Y: 165.873, I: 2.323, Q: 12.729
YUV
Y: 165.873, U: 9.414, V: 8.885
Munsell Color System
7.5P 6/6 ΔE = 4.409
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 11.388

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