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Dutch Boy Purple Violet / #b197be Hex Color Code

#b197be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b197be is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b197be is comprised of 69.41% red, 59.22% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #b197be has a hue of 280° (degrees), 23% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 559.57 nm.

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#b197be linear gradient to complementary #a3ba9b

  1. #b197be
  2. #af9db8
  3. #ada3b3
  4. #aba9ad
  5. #a9afa7
  6. #a6b4a1
  7. #a3ba9b

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #92799f
  2. #9c83a9
  3. #a78db3
  4. #b197be
  5. #bca1c9
  6. #c6acd3
  7. #d1b6de

Tones

  1. #b197be
  2. #b09abb
  3. #af9eb8
  4. #aea1b5
  5. #ada4b1
  6. #aca8ae
  7. #ababab

Tints and Shades

#b197be to white

  1. #b197be
  2. #bea8c9
  3. #cbb9d3
  4. #d8cade
  5. #e5dbe9
  6. #f2edf4
  7. #ffffff

#b197be to black

  1. #b197be
  2. #917c9b
  3. #72627a
  4. #554a5b
  5. #39323d
  6. #201c21
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 521 UP
      #af95bc
      ΔE = 0.751 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. ★ P 93-11 U
      #aa96b7
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Dignity / 40RB 36/264
      #b497be
      ΔE = 0.827 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 40-d2
      #b295bc
      ΔE = 0.921 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. 39-e2
      #aa91ba
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  4. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Hydrangea / 1390
      #b599be
      ΔE = 1.259 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  5. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-42-4 Pristine Petal
      #b194ba
      ΔE = 1.281 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  6. KILZ

    1. ★ Fruit Punch / A761
      #b199c3
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Elegant Boutique / A872
      #aa97b6
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  7. Taubmans

    1. ★ Halifax / T53-5
      #ad94b9
      ΔE = 1.388 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
    2. Lavendula / T52-6
      #ba99bf
      ΔE = 2.365 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 8 320 / Viola 50
      #b098c4
      ΔE = 1.697 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  9. CIL

    1. ★ Dignity
      #b197c4
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  10. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Plum Sparkle / NP PB 1416 T
      #b098b8
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Vivaville / NP PB 1409 T
      #ad90be
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  11. Behr

    1. ★ 660D-4 Lilac Rose
      #b39cbd
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 650B-4 Violet Fields
      #b29ec3
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  12. Dulux

    1. Velvet Ribbon 6
      #ad94c2
      ΔE = 2.343 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  13. Colortrend

    1. 1235
      #a895bd
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. 1185
      #b793bf
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. Yolanda / 1235
      #a895bd
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Satin Flower / 1185
      #b793bf
      ΔE = 2.562 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  15. Plascon

    1. Moolight Melody P4-D2-2
      #ac98c4
      ΔE = 2.377 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. Plum Pudding P6-D2-2
      #b89cbc
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  16. Glidden

    1. Very Violet
      #b090b7
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  17. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10482
      #ad93c2
      ΔE = 2.643 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  18. ICI Paints

    1. Purpling 40RB 43/233
      #b69ec7
      ΔE = 2.646 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. Spanish Lavender 50RB 36/192
      #a992b3
      ΔE = 2.861 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Gleeful Joy
      #ad92b3
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. Iris Blossom
      #ae97b4
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  20. Resene

    1. Marionette V71-031-312
      #ab94b3
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  21. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Purple Springs / 1027
      #ab9bbc
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  22. California Paints

    1. DE 5955 - Purple Springs
      #ab9bbc
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  23. Clark+Kensington

    1. Future Cool / 42C-4
      #b29ebf
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  24. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 624
      #bb9dc4
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 5174T Plum Sparkle
      #ab9bba
      ΔE = 2.999 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  25. Crown Diamond

    1. 7347-42 Magic Wand
      #ab9ab9
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  26. Bristol

    1. Grape Arbor / P097-C5
      #aa9bc1
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  27. Scib Paints

    1. lilac garden / 7151
      #a693bc
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  28. Vista Paint

    1. Lilac Garden
      #a693bc
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  29. Berger

    1. lilac garden / 7151
      #a693bc
      ΔE = 2.913 / LRV ≈ 32.6%

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#b197be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b197be foreground

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="color: #b197be">…</p>

#b197be background

Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #b197be">…</p>

#b197be shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b197be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11638718
Binary
10110001, 10010111, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#b197be
LRV
≈ 35.2%
Closest short hex
#a9b ΔE = 2.572
RGB
rgb(177, 151, 190)
RGBA
rgba(177, 151, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.342, g: 0.292, b: 0.367
RYB
red: 0.694%, yellow: 0.592%, blue: 0.745%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5138498 / 0xffb197be
HSL
hsl(280, 23%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(280, 23%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 280° (280.000), saturation: 21% (0.205), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 280.000, saturation: 20.526%, perceived brightness: 64.279%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 293.252, S: 30.338, L: 65.903
Cubehelix
H: -86.759, S: 0.277, L: 0.640
TSL
T: 5.375, S: 0.057, L: 0.640
CMYK
cyan: 7% (0.068), magenta: 21% (0.205), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 31% (0.306), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 38.491, Y: 35.198, Z: 53.471
xyY
x: 0.303, y: 0.277, Y: 35.198
CIELab
L: 65.903, a: 16.892, b: -16.580
CIELuv
L: 65.903, u: 11.972, v: -27.862
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.903, C: 23.669, H: 315.534
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.903, C: 30.325, H: 293.252
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.328, a: 11.982, b: -11.907
CIECAM02
J: 57.078, C: 24.470, h: 308.996, Q: 148.848, M: 21.399, s: 37.916, H: 340.108
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.184, jaune: -3.105, green: -1.988
LMS
L: 34.644, M: 32.993, S: 53.178
YCbCr
Y: 156.213, Cb: 141.273, Cr: 136.645
YCgCo
Y: 167.250, Cg: -16.250, Co: 41.000
YDbDr
Y: 163.220, Db: 40.287, Dr: -26.195
YPbPr
Y: 159.346, Pb: 16.510, Pr: 11.206
xvYCC
Y: 152.850, Cb: 142.503, Cr: 137.844
YIQ
Y: 163.220, I: 2.959, Q: 17.632
YUV
Y: 163.220, U: 13.180, V: 12.090
Munsell Color System
7.5P 6/6 ΔE = 2.892
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.119

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