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#b2959a Hex Color Code

#b2959a Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b2959a is a medium light shade of pink-red. In the RGB color model #b2959a is comprised of 69.8% red, 58.43% green and 60.39% blue. In the HSL color space #b2959a has a hue of 350° (degrees), 16% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 494.84 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#b2959a linear gradient to complementary #96b1ad

  1. #b2959a
  2. #ae9a9d
  3. #aa9fa0
  4. #a5a3a3
  5. #a1a8a7
  6. #9bacaa
  7. #96b1ad

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #94787d
  2. #9e8186
  3. #a88b90
  4. #b2959a
  5. #bc9fa4
  6. #c7a9ae
  7. #d1b3b8

Tints and Shades

#b2959a to white

  1. #b2959a
  2. #bfa6aa
  3. #cbb7bb
  4. #d8c9cb
  5. #e5dbdc
  6. #f2edee
  7. #ffffff

#b2959a to black

  1. #b2959a
  2. #927b7f
  3. #736164
  4. #55494b
  5. #3a3233
  6. #201c1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. General Paint

    1. ★ Flirty Skirt / CL 2554M
      #af9397
      ΔE = 1.002 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Seduced / CL 2544M
      #a89295
      ΔE = 2.670 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  2. Colortrend

    1. ★ Frosted Pink
      #af969c
      ΔE = 1.267 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  3. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / S 3020-R10B
      #b5989b
      ΔE = 1.422 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Warm Red / S 3020-R
      #b59695
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Hush Pink 1-27
      #b5999f
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  5. Caparol

    1. ★ 68 7 30 / Korall 35
      #ac9498
      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. ★ 71 9 30 / Korall 40
      #b8989c
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ T2101-4
      #b0979e
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  7. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Winsome Rose 70RR 37/122
      #b79699
      ΔE = 1.682 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Pink Cupola 90RR 36/087
      #ad9494
      ΔE = 2.602 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  8. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Clovis
      #b09199
      ΔE = 1.866 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Flou désertique
      #aa9495
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Mauvelous / 10RR 35/133
      #b4969f
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  10. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8696 - Pampered Pink
      #b9999e
      ΔE = 1.946 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. 8688 - Taryn Hills
      #b09191
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Sweet Shadows
      #ad979a
      ΔE = 1.965 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Vintage Brooch X6R21D
      #aa9192
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
  12. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-48-4 Colonial Rose
      #b69297
      ΔE = 1.978 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  13. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 16-1707 TPG
      #ad9294
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
    2. 436 C
      #ab989d
      ΔE = 2.727 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  14. CIL

    1. ★ Colony Rose
      #b29094
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  15. Dulux

    1. ★ 70RR 32/139
      #b29094
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  16. Behr

    1. ★ PMD-71 Twilight Bush
      #ae9394
      ΔE = 2.146 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  17. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Tequila Rose / KM914-M
      #b49495
      ΔE = 2.153 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  18. Sto

    1. ★ 33333
      #b69899
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 33321
      #b49192
      ΔE = 2.867 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  19. Levis

    1. ★ Mild Lilac
      #aa9599
      ΔE = 2.254 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  20. Glidden

    1. Violet Hush / 90RR 31/100
      #ad9293
      ΔE = 2.354 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. Colony Rose / 70RR 32/139
      #b79097
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  21. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3010-R20B
      #b28f93
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. S 3010-R30B
      #af8e95
      ΔE = 2.581 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  22. Plascon

    1. Beautiful Beige R7-E2-2
      #b49ca0
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  23. Vista Paint

    1. Taryn Hills
      #b59595
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  24. Berger

    1. Taryn Hills / 8688
      #b59595
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  25. Scib Paints

    1. Taryn Hills / 8688
      #b59595
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  26. Tikkurila

    1. 4875
      #aa9092
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  27. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Playful Plum / 1231
      #ba99a2
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  28. California Paints

    1. DE 6018 - Playful Plum
      #ba99a2
      ΔE = 2.754 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  29. Taubmans

    1. Japanese Lantern / T140-5
      #ad949e
      ΔE = 2.833 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. Ashberry / T12 32.F11
      #ba939c
      ΔE = 2.985 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  30. Sico

    1. 6040-42 Turkish Violet
      #b28e96
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  31. Olympic

    1. Tawny Mushroom D37-4
      #b09796
      ΔE = 2.904 / LRV ≈ 33.6%

#b2959a HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b2959a foreground

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

Aristotle
<p style="color: #b2959a">…</p>

#b2959a background

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b2959a">…</p>

#b2959a 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 #b2959a">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11703706
Binary
10110010, 10010101, 10011010
Hexadecimal
#b2959a
LRV
≈ 33.3%
Closest short hex
#b99 ΔE = 3.305
RGB
rgb(178, 149, 154)
RGBA
rgba(178, 149, 154, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.370, g: 0.310, b: 0.320
RYB
red: 0.698%, yellow: 0.584%, blue: 0.604%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5073510 / 0xffb2959a
HSL
hsl(350, 16%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(350, 16%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 350° (349.655), saturation: 16% (0.163), value: 70% (0.698)
HSP
hue: 349.655, saturation: 16.292%, perceived brightness: 62.264%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 0.010, S: 16.832, L: 64.398
Cubehelix
H: -18.820, S: 0.185, L: 0.621
TSL
T: 4.113, S: 0.059, L: 0.621
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 16% (0.163), yellow: 13% (0.135), key: 30% (0.302)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.302), magenta: 42% (0.416), yellow: 40% (0.396)
XYZ
X: 34.940, Y: 33.294, Z: 35.151
xyY
x: 0.338, y: 0.322, Y: 33.294
CIELab
L: 64.398, a: 11.633, b: 1.417
CIELuv
L: 64.398, u: 17.248, v: 0.003
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.398, C: 11.719, H: 6.942
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.398, C: 17.248, H: 0.010
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.701, a: 7.112, b: 4.271
CIECAM02
J: 55.513, C: 12.457, h: 6.491, Q: 146.794, M: 10.893, s: 27.241, H: 386.299
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.090, jaune: -0.045, green: -1.710
LMS
L: 34.199, M: 32.147, S: 35.126
YCbCr
Y: 151.934, Cb: 125.903, Cr: 140.376
YCgCo
Y: 157.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 50.500
YDbDr
Y: 158.241, Db: -6.385, Dr: -37.572
YPbPr
Y: 155.537, Pb: -0.835, Pr: 14.270
xvYCC
Y: 149.579, Cb: 127.267, Cr: 140.535
YIQ
Y: 158.241, I: 15.669, Q: 7.688
YUV
Y: 158.241, U: -2.085, V: 17.335
Munsell Color System
5R 6/2 ΔE = 3.746
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.778

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