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#b36acb Hex Color Code

#b36acb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b36acb is a medium light shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #b36acb is comprised of 70.2% red, 41.57% green and 79.61% blue. In the HSL color space #b36acb has a hue of 285° (degrees), 48% saturation and 61% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 558.56 nm.

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#b36acb linear gradient to complementary #72c471

  1. #b36acb
  2. #ad7cbd
  3. #a68caf
  4. #9d9ba0
  5. #92a991
  6. #84b782
  7. #72c471

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9851b0
  2. #a159b9
  3. #aa62c2
  4. #b36acb
  5. #bc73d4
  6. #c67bde
  7. #cf84e7

Tones

  1. #b36acb
  2. #b073c3
  3. #ad7cbb
  4. #a984b3
  5. #a58cab
  6. #a094a3
  7. #9b9b9b

Tints and Shades

#b36acb to white

  1. #b36acb
  2. #c183d4
  3. #ce9cdd
  4. #dbb4e5
  5. #e7cdee
  6. #f3e6f7
  7. #ffffff

#b36acb to black

  1. #b36acb
  2. #9358a6
  3. #744782
  4. #563660
  5. #3a2640
  6. #201723
  7. #000000

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      #ac70c0
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  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. 528
      #ad73c4
      ΔE = 2.857 / LRV ≈ 25.1%

#b36acb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b36acb foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #b36acb">…</p>

#b36acb background

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="background-color: #b36acb">…</p>

#b36acb shadow

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

Alberto Giacometti
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b36acb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11758283
Binary
10110011, 01101010, 11001011
Hexadecimal
#b36acb
LRV
≈ 24.2%
Closest short hex
#b6c ΔE = 1.715
RGB
rgb(179, 106, 203)
RGBA
rgba(179, 106, 203, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.367, g: 0.217, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.416%, blue: 0.796%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5018933 / 0xffb36acb
HSL
hsl(285, 48%, 61%)
HSLA
hsla(285, 48%, 61%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 285° (285.155), saturation: 48% (0.478), value: 80% (0.796)
HSP
hue: 285.155, saturation: 47.783%, perceived brightness: 56.658%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 295.075, S: 57.051, L: 56.292
Cubehelix
H: -82.124, S: 0.654, L: 0.543
TSL
T: 5.244, S: 0.162, L: 0.545
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.118), magenta: 48% (0.478), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.204)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 58% (0.584), yellow: 20% (0.204)
XYZ
X: 34.522, Y: 24.205, Z: 59.342
xyY
x: 0.292, y: 0.205, Y: 24.205
CIELab
L: 56.292, a: 45.141, b: -38.725
CIELuv
L: 56.292, u: 30.778, v: -65.779
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 56.292, C: 59.475, H: 319.375
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 56.292, C: 72.624, H: 295.075
Hunter-Lab
L: 49.198, a: 39.156, b: -37.075
CIECAM02
J: 47.391, C: 53.050, h: 315.171, Q: 135.630, M: 46.392, s: 58.485, H: 344.342
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.355, jaune: -7.389, green: -5.979
LMS
L: 26.059, M: 17.159, S: 58.789
YCbCr
Y: 135.321, Cb: 159.779, Cr: 153.160
YCgCo
Y: 148.500, Cg: -42.500, Co: 38.750
YDbDr
Y: 138.885, Db: 96.451, Dr: -76.260
YPbPr
Y: 128.533, Pb: 40.105, Pr: 32.038
xvYCC
Y: 126.387, Cb: 163.229, Cr: 156.143
YIQ
Y: 138.885, I: 12.325, Q: 45.616
YUV
Y: 138.885, U: 31.553, V: 35.194
Munsell Color System
10P 5/12 ΔE = 8.053
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 10.112

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