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#b38bb6 Hex Color Code

#b38bb6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b38bb6 is a medium light shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #b38bb6 is comprised of 70.2% red, 54.51% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #b38bb6 has a hue of 296° (degrees), 23% saturation and 63% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 551.85 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#b38bb6 linear gradient to complementary #8fb290

  1. #b38bb6
  2. #ae92b0
  3. #a999aa
  4. #a39fa3
  5. #9da69d
  6. #96ac97
  7. #8fb290

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #956f98
  2. #9f78a2
  3. #a981ac
  4. #b38bb6
  5. #bd95c0
  6. #c79eca
  7. #d2a8d4

Tones

  1. #b38bb6
  2. #b08fb3
  3. #ad93af
  4. #ab96ac
  5. #a79aa8
  6. #a49ea5
  7. #a1a1a1

Tints and Shades

#b38bb6 to white

  1. #b38bb6
  2. #c09ec2
  3. #ccb1ce
  4. #d9c4da
  5. #e6d7e6
  6. #f2ebf3
  7. #ffffff

#b38bb6 to black

  1. #b38bb6
  2. #937395
  3. #745b75
  4. #564457
  5. #3a2f3b
  6. #201b20
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. KILZ

    1. ★ Indulgence / A741
      #b28bb9
      ΔE = 0.998 / LRV ≈ 31.4%
  2. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Mardi Gras 64RB 37/284
      #b78dbb
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  3. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 41-d3
      #b08cb1
      ΔE = 1.607 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
    2. ★ 40-c
      #b289bc
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2040-R40B
      #b590b8
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  5. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 6257
      #b690bc
      ΔE = 1.845 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. 6305
      #aa87ae
      ΔE = 2.465 / LRV ≈ 28.9%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Purple Statice / T10 34B-2
      #ae86b1
      ΔE = 1.889 / LRV ≈ 29.2%
    2. Balloon Pop / T12 34.F3
      #ba8bbe
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 2-43-5 Chiffon Rose
      #bb8eba
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  8. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Orchid Lei
      #b286b7
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 521
      #b085b3
      ΔE = 2.076 / LRV ≈ 29.3%
    2. 7439
      #ba91ba
      ΔE = 2.405 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  10. Glidden

    1. ★ Very Violet
      #b090b7
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  11. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Heather Glen 341-5
      #b18aae
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Purple Suade 241-5
      #bf8cba
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  12. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Heather Glen / 341-5
      #b18aae
      ΔE = 2.101 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
    2. Purple Suade / 241-5
      #bf8cba
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Adolescence / NP PB 1392 T
      #bc8dbb
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  14. Focoltone

    1. ★ 1035
      #ba8abc
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  15. Bristol

    1. ★ Heather Spray / P087-W5
      #b98cb3
      ΔE = 2.209 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
    2. Imperial Plum / P094-W5
      #aa8eb2
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 31.1%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 9 340 / Clematis 50
      #ac8cb0
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
    2. Orchidee 5
      #b088bc
      ΔE = 2.711 / LRV ≈ 30.5%
  17. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2030-R50B
      #bb89b6
      ΔE = 2.264 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  18. Peintures MF

    1. Portia
      #a98ab3
      ΔE = 2.435 / LRV ≈ 29.9%
  19. Valspar Paint

    1. Prized Orchid R51D
      #ad8bbb
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 30.9%
    2. Carnival R62D
      #b986b2
      ΔE = 2.695 / LRV ≈ 30.6%
  20. Brillux

    1. 42.15.18
      #ba89b1
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
  21. Behr

    1. 660B-5 Atlantic Tulip
      #ae8fbd
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  22. Diamond Vogel

    1. Satin Flower / 1185
      #b793bf
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  23. Colortrend

    1. 1185
      #b793bf
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  24. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Plum Muscari 30-9
      #ab8dae
      ΔE = 2.943 / LRV ≈ 30.8%
  25. Sikkens

    1. X7.18.54
      #ae84ab
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 28.4%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. Illusion / 41RB 30/290
      #a788b3
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 29.1%

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#b38bb6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b38bb6 foreground

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="color: #b38bb6">…</p>

#b38bb6 background

Art is a lie that makes us realize truth.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b38bb6">…</p>

#b38bb6 shadow

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="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b38bb6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11766710
Binary
10110011, 10001011, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#b38bb6
LRV
≈ 31.4%
Closest short hex
#b8b ΔE = 2.409
RGB
rgb(179, 139, 182)
RGBA
rgba(179, 139, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.358, g: 0.278, b: 0.364
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.545%, blue: 0.714%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5010506 / 0xffb38bb6
HSL
hsl(296, 23%, 63%)
HSLA
hsla(296, 23%, 63%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 296° (295.814), saturation: 24% (0.236), value: 71% (0.714)
HSP
hue: 295.814, saturation: 23.626%, perceived brightness: 61.630%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 304.739, S: 28.202, L: 62.867
Cubehelix
H: -73.233, S: 0.321, L: 0.611
TSL
T: 5.026, S: 0.081, L: 0.611
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.016), magenta: 24% (0.236), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 29% (0.286)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 36.266, Y: 31.427, Z: 48.403
xyY
x: 0.312, y: 0.271, Y: 31.427
CIELab
L: 62.867, a: 22.708, b: -16.662
CIELuv
L: 62.867, u: 19.898, v: -28.695
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 62.867, C: 28.166, H: 323.731
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 62.867, C: 34.919, H: 304.739
Hunter-Lab
L: 56.060, a: 17.368, b: -11.949
CIECAM02
J: 53.977, C: 28.209, h: 321.055, Q: 144.749, M: 24.668, s: 41.282, H: 348.518
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.195, jaune: -3.200, green: -3.035
LMS
L: 32.216, M: 28.127, S: 48.135
YCbCr
Y: 149.895, Cb: 140.957, Cr: 142.507
YCgCo
Y: 159.750, Cg: -20.750, Co: 44.000
YDbDr
Y: 155.862, Db: 39.319, Dr: -43.989
YPbPr
Y: 150.616, Pb: 16.900, Pr: 18.022
xvYCC
Y: 145.353, Cb: 142.845, Cr: 143.831
YIQ
Y: 155.862, I: 10.014, Q: 21.837
YUV
Y: 155.862, U: 12.864, V: 20.300
Munsell Color System
7.5P 6/8 ΔE = 1.129
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 8.797

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