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#b28cb9 Hex Color Code

#b28cb9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b28cb9 is a medium light shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #b28cb9 is comprised of 69.8% red, 54.9% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #b28cb9 has a hue of 291° (degrees), 24% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 554.8 nm.

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

#b28cb9 linear gradient to complementary #93b491

  1. #b28cb9
  2. #ae93b3
  3. #a99aac
  4. #a4a1a5
  5. #9fa79f
  6. #99ae98
  7. #93b491

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #94709b
  2. #9e79a5
  3. #a882af
  4. #b28cb9
  5. #bc96c3
  6. #c69fcd
  7. #d1a9d8

Tones

  1. #b28cb9
  2. #b090b5
  3. #ad94b2
  4. #ab98ae
  5. #a89caa
  6. #a69fa7
  7. #a3a3a3

Tints and Shades

#b28cb9 to white

  1. #b28cb9
  2. #bf9fc4
  3. #ccb1d0
  4. #d9c4dc
  5. #e5d8e7
  6. #f2ebf3
  7. #ffffff

#b28cb9 to black

  1. #b28cb9
  2. #927397
  3. #735c77
  4. #554558
  5. #3a2f3b
  6. #201b21
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Mardi Gras 64RB 37/284
      #b78dbb
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  2. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Prized Orchid R51D
      #ad8bbb
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Lavender Blaze X26R61D
      #b187bd
      ΔE = 2.606 / LRV ≈ 30.3%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 40-c
      #b289bc
      ΔE = 1.672 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
    2. ★ 41-d3
      #b08cb1
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R40B
      #b590b8
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Very Violet
      #b090b7
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 660B-5 Atlantic Tulip
      #ae8fbd
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Orchid Lei
      #b286b7
      ΔE = 2.119 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ Orchidee 5
      #b088bc
      ΔE = 2.125 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
    2. 70 9 340 / Clematis 50
      #ac8cb0
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Balloon Pop / T12 34.F3
      #ba8bbe
      ΔE = 2.225 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
    2. Purple Statice / T10 34B-2
      #ae86b1
      ΔE = 2.317 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
  10. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Portia
      #a98ab3
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  11. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1035
      #ba8abc
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  12. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-43-5 Chiffon Rose
      #bb8eba
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. 521
      #b085b3
      ΔE = 2.417 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 7439
      #ba91ba
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. Vivaville / NP PB 1409 T
      #ad90be
      ΔE = 2.442 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Adolescence / NP PB 1392 T
      #bc8dbb
      ΔE = 2.447 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  15. Diamond Vogel

    1. Satin Flower / 1185
      #b793bf
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  16. Colortrend

    1. 1185
      #b793bf
      ΔE = 2.455 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  17. Resene

    1. East Side V71-045-308
      #aa8cbc
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  18. Porter Paints

    1. Plum Perfect / 142-5
      #b68bc2
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Purple Statice / 242-5
      #aa85b5
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  19. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Plum Perfect 142-5
      #b68bc2
      ΔE = 2.573 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Purple Statice 242-5
      #aa85b5
      ΔE = 2.825 / LRV ≈ 28.7%
  20. Duron

    1. Kismet
      #b691c4
      ΔE = 2.640 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. Illusion / 41RB 30/290
      #a788b3
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 29.1%
  22. Bristol

    1. Imperial Plum / P094-W5
      #aa8eb2
      ΔE = 2.764 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  23. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6305
      #aa87ae
      ΔE = 2.815 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
    2. 6298
      #b58db1
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  24. Brillux

    1. 42.21.18
      #b085ba
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 29.6%
  25. Coronado Paint

    1. 7111 - Japanese Lilac
      #ba93c3
      ΔE = 2.909 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2030-R50B
      #bb89b6
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 31.8%

#b28cb9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b28cb9 foreground

Life obliges me to do something, so I paint.

Rene Magritte
<p style="color: #b28cb9">…</p>

#b28cb9 background

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #b28cb9">…</p>

#b28cb9 shadow

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b28cb9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11701433
Binary
10110010, 10001100, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#b28cb9
LRV
≈ 31.7%
Closest short hex
#b8b ΔE = 2.648
RGB
rgb(178, 140, 185)
RGBA
rgba(178, 140, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.354, g: 0.278, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 0.698%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5075783 / 0xffb28cb9
HSL
hsl(291, 24%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(291, 24%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 291° (290.667), saturation: 24% (0.243), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 290.667, saturation: 24.324%, perceived brightness: 61.857%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 300.949, S: 30.618, L: 63.115
Cubehelix
H: -77.397, S: 0.326, L: 0.613
TSL
T: 5.123, S: 0.079, L: 0.614
CMYK
cyan: 4% (0.038), magenta: 24% (0.243), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.302), magenta: 45% (0.451), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 36.494, Y: 31.725, Z: 50.091
xyY
x: 0.308, y: 0.268, Y: 31.725
CIELab
L: 63.115, a: 22.399, b: -17.989
CIELuv
L: 63.115, u: 18.425, v: -30.726
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 63.115, C: 28.728, H: 321.232
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 63.115, C: 35.826, H: 300.949
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.325, a: 17.086, b: -13.300
CIECAM02
J: 54.200, C: 28.713, h: 317.568, Q: 145.047, M: 25.109, s: 41.607, H: 346.026
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.201, jaune: -3.420, green: -2.914
LMS
L: 32.237, M: 28.481, S: 49.800
YCbCr
Y: 150.436, Cb: 142.131, Cr: 141.487
YCgCo
Y: 160.750, Cg: -20.750, Co: 42.750
YDbDr
Y: 156.492, Db: 42.885, Dr: -40.889
YPbPr
Y: 151.334, Pb: 18.130, Pr: 16.930
xvYCC
Y: 145.969, Cb: 143.926, Cr: 142.872
YIQ
Y: 156.492, I: 8.180, Q: 22.036
YUV
Y: 156.492, U: 14.030, V: 18.870
Munsell Color System
7.5P 6/8 ΔE = 0.572
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 8.103

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