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Glidden Soft Amethyst / #b28ca6 Hex Color Code

#b28ca6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b28ca6 is a medium light shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #b28ca6 is comprised of 69.8% red, 54.9% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #b28ca6 has a hue of 319° (degrees), 20% saturation and 62% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 525.13 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#b28ca6 linear gradient to complementary #8eb09c

  1. #b28ca6
  2. #ad92a4
  3. #a799a3
  4. #a29fa1
  5. #9ca59f
  6. #95aa9e
  7. #8eb09c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #957089
  2. #9e7993
  3. #a8839c
  4. #b28ca6
  5. #bc96b0
  6. #c69fba
  7. #d0a9c4

Tones

  1. #b28ca6
  2. #af8fa5
  3. #ac93a4
  4. #a996a3
  5. #a699a1
  6. #a29ca0
  7. #9f9f9f

Tints and Shades

#b28ca6 to white

  1. #b28ca6
  2. #bf9eb4
  3. #ccb1c3
  4. #d8c4d2
  5. #e5d8e1
  6. #f2ebf0
  7. #ffffff

#b28ca6 to black

  1. #b28ca6
  2. #927388
  3. #735b6b
  4. #554550
  5. #3a2f36
  6. #201b1e
  7. #000000

Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ 680D-5 Bed Of Roses
      #b28ba4
      ΔE = 0.620 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  2. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-45-4 Sugar Pink
      #af8da6
      ΔE = 0.959 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. 3-44-4 Rose Breath
      #b092ad
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  3. Brillux

    1. ★ 39.12.18
      #b48aa5
      ΔE = 1.011 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. ★ 42.12.18
      #ae8aa7
      ΔE = 1.639 / LRV ≈ 30.0%
  4. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 23-3 Damson
      #ae8ca5
      ΔE = 1.040 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Palisade Orchid 440-5
      #b08ea5
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Palisade Orchid / 440-5
      #b08ea5
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 31.3%
  7. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6339
      #b689a5
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. 4339
      #b585a4
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Fashionably Plum / 1205
      #b590ac
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1205
      #b590ac
      ΔE = 1.706 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  10. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5152T Sonia Mauve
      #b291a9
      ΔE = 1.823 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Wild Lavender
      #af88a7
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  12. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 43-c5
      #b688a2
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
    2. 42-d5
      #a988a4
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  13. Caparol

    1. ★ 01/13
      #b488a0
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
    2. 01/13 / Str-Putz Capamix 01/13
      #b0889c
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  14. Crown Paint

    1. Velvet Plum
      #a98ba4
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  15. Plascon

    1. Odessa R1-C2-1
      #b888a4
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  16. ICI Paints

    1. 4368 Dreamland 90RB 37/175
      #b393ab
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Fortune Teller 90RB 35/153
      #ad90a4
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  17. Taubmans

    1. Heather Glen / T12 33.F6
      #b486a5
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
    2. Harvest Wine / T51-6
      #a98a9f
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  18. Bristol

    1. Heather Glen / P085-W4
      #b486a5
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 29.5%
  19. Tollens

    1. T2101-3
      #a888a0
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 28.5%
  20. Focoltone

    1. 5020
      #b3899e
      ΔE = 2.669 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  21. Olympic

    1. Palisade Orchid B41-4
      #aa8fa4
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  22. Crown Diamond

    1. 7346-52 Cantate
      #ab89a8
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 29.4%
    2. 7365-42 Carpe Diem
      #a98fa4
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  23. Sico

    1. 6045-42 Carpe Diem
      #a98fa4
      ΔE = 2.932 / LRV ≈ 30.8%

#b28ca6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b28ca6 foreground

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="color: #b28ca6">…</p>

#b28ca6 background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #b28ca6">…</p>

#b28ca6 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b28ca6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11701414
Binary
10110010, 10001100, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#b28ca6
LRV
≈ 31.0%
Closest short hex
#b8a ΔE = 2.946
RGB
rgb(178, 140, 166)
RGBA
rgba(178, 140, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.368, g: 0.289, b: 0.343
RYB
red: 0.698%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5075802 / 0xffb28ca6
HSL
hsl(319, 20%, 62%)
HSLA
hsla(319, 20%%, 62%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 319° (318.947), saturation: 21% (0.213), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 318.947, saturation: 21.348%, perceived brightness: 60.904%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 323.886, S: 22.825, L: 62.487
Cubehelix
H: -53.307, S: 0.247, L: 0.605
TSL
T: 4.643, S: 0.075, L: 0.605
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 21% (0.213), yellow: 7% (0.067), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.302), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 34.621, Y: 30.975, Z: 40.224
xyY
x: 0.327, y: 0.293, Y: 30.975
CIELab
L: 62.487, a: 18.777, b: -8.185
CIELuv
L: 62.487, u: 20.752, v: -15.141
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.487, C: 20.484, H: 336.449
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.487, C: 25.688, H: 323.886
Hunter-Lab
L: 55.656, a: 13.639, b: -3.892
CIECAM02
J: 53.552, C: 21.282, h: 336.539, Q: 144.178, M: 18.611, s: 35.928, H: 360.220
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.147, jaune: -1.719, green: -2.677
LMS
L: 32.145, M: 28.467, S: 40.082
YCbCr
Y: 148.574, Cb: 133.790, Cr: 142.836
YCgCo
Y: 156.000, Cg: -16.000, Co: 47.500
YDbDr
Y: 154.326, Db: 17.558, Dr: -45.012
YPbPr
Y: 149.966, Pb: 8.630, Pr: 17.804
xvYCC
Y: 144.794, Cb: 135.581, Cr: 143.640
YIQ
Y: 154.326, I: 14.284, Q: 16.125
YUV
Y: 154.326, U: 5.746, V: 20.770
Munsell Color System
10P 6/6 ΔE = 1.565
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 12.583

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