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#b38dda Hex Color Code

#b38dda Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b38dda is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b38dda is comprised of 70.2% red, 55.29% green and 85.49% blue. In the HSL color space #b38dda has a hue of 270° (degrees), 51% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 563.9 nm.

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#b38dda linear gradient to complementary #afcb9c

  1. #b38dda
  2. #b498d0
  3. #b5a2c6
  4. #b4adbc
  5. #b3b7b2
  6. #b2c1a7
  7. #afcb9c

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9470ba
  2. #9e79c5
  3. #a983cf
  4. #b38dda
  5. #be97e5
  6. #c8a1f0
  7. #d3abfa

Tones

  1. #b38dda
  2. #b494d4
  3. #b49acd
  4. #b4a0c7
  5. #b4a7c0
  6. #b4adba
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#b38dda to white

  1. #b38dda
  2. #c0a0e0
  3. #cdb2e7
  4. #dac5ed
  5. #e6d8f3
  6. #f3ebf9
  7. #ffffff

#b38dda to black

  1. #b38dda
  2. #9374b2
  3. #745c8c
  4. #564567
  5. #3a2f44
  6. #201b25
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2645
      #b591d6
      ΔE = 1.807 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Violet 0631 U
      #ba93df
      ΔE = 2.309 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 75 13 320 / Viola 85
      #b48cd0
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
  3. Plascon

    1. Royal Palace P5-B2-1
      #bc90d8
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Candy Tuft P3-B2-1
      #b094dc
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  4. AMC

    1. Legion Light Blue
      #a98dd3
      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 32.2%

#b38dda HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b38dda foreground

Great art picks up where nature ends.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #b38dda">…</p>

#b38dda background

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="background-color: #b38dda">…</p>

#b38dda shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b38dda">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11767258
Binary
10110011, 10001101, 11011010
Hexadecimal
#b38dda
LRV
≈ 33.7%
Closest short hex
#b8d ΔE = 2.387
RGB
rgb(179, 141, 218)
RGBA
rgba(179, 141, 218, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.262, b: 0.405
RYB
red: 0.702%, yellow: 0.553%, blue: 0.855%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5009958 / 0xffb38dda
HSL
hsl(270, 51%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(270, 51%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 270° (269.610), saturation: 35% (0.353), value: 85% (0.855)
HSP
hue: 269.610, saturation: 35.321%, perceived brightness: 64.041%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 284.145, S: 61.494, L: 64.720
Cubehelix
H: -96.512, S: 0.532, L: 0.631
TSL
T: -4.171, S: 0.096, L: 0.632
CMYK
cyan: 18% (0.179), magenta: 35% (0.353), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.145)
CMY
cyan: 30% (0.298), magenta: 45% (0.447), yellow: 15% (0.145)
XYZ
X: 40.768, Y: 33.696, Z: 70.672
xyY
x: 0.281, y: 0.232, Y: 33.696
CIELab
L: 64.720, a: 29.144, b: -33.992
CIELuv
L: 64.720, u: 14.497, v: -57.525
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.720, C: 44.775, H: 310.609
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.720, C: 59.324, H: 284.145
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.048, a: 23.778, b: -31.551
CIECAM02
J: 55.872, C: 42.229, h: 301.153, Q: 147.268, M: 36.929, s: 50.076, H: 334.938
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.287, jaune: -6.260, green: -3.186
LMS
L: 32.873, M: 28.945, S: 70.080
YCbCr
Y: 154.431, Cb: 156.179, Cr: 139.215
YCgCo
Y: 169.750, Cg: -28.750, Co: 35.000
YDbDr
Y: 161.140, Db: 85.541, Dr: -33.945
YPbPr
Y: 154.638, Pb: 34.130, Pr: 15.458
xvYCC
Y: 148.807, Cb: 157.981, Cr: 141.579
YIQ
Y: 161.140, I: -2.100, Q: 31.993
YUV
Y: 161.140, U: 27.982, V: 15.669
Munsell Color System
7.5P 6/10 ΔE = 6.374
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 4.412

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