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#b500b9 Hex Color Code

#b500b9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b500b9 is a medium dark shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #b500b9 is comprised of 70.98% red, 0% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #b500b9 has a hue of 299° (degrees), 100% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 550.76 nm.

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#b500b9 linear gradient to complementary #00b900

  1. #b500b9
  2. #ac48a3
  3. #a0678c
  4. #8f7f74
  5. #7a945b
  6. #5aa73d
  7. #00b900

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9f00a4
  2. #a600ab
  3. #ae00b2
  4. #b500b9
  5. #bc15c0
  6. #c423c7
  7. #cb2dce

Tones

  1. #b500b9
  2. #a72ca9
  3. #9a3d9a
  4. #8c498a
  5. #7d517b
  6. #6e586c
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#b500b9 to white

  1. #b500b9
  2. #c54ac5
  3. #d373d1
  4. #e097dd
  5. #ebbae8
  6. #f6dcf4
  7. #ffffff

#b500b9 to black

  1. #b500b9
  2. #951198
  3. #761777
  4. #581759
  5. #3c153c
  6. #211021
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 253 C
      #ad1aac
      ΔE = 2.126 / LRV ≈ 12.6%
    2. Purple
      #ba1fb5
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 14.8%

#b500b9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b500b9 foreground

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="color: #b500b9">…</p>

#b500b9 background

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

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b500b9">…</p>

#b500b9 shadow

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b500b9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11862201
Binary
10110101, 00000000, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#b500b9
LRV
≈ 13.3%
Closest short hex
#b0b ΔE = 1.335
RGB
rgb(181, 0, 185)
RGBA
rgba(181, 0, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.495, g: 0.000, b: 0.505
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.000%, blue: 0.725%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4915015 / 0xffb500b9
HSL
hsl(299, 100%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(299, 100%, 36%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 299° (298.703), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 298.703, saturation: 100.000%, perceived brightness: 45.896%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 305.990, S: 100.001, L: 43.254
Cubehelix
H: -71.011, S: 1.614, L: 0.293
TSL
T: 4.977, S: 0.497, L: 0.295
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.022), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 100% (1.000), yellow: 27% (0.275)
XYZ
X: 27.813, Y: 13.329, Z: 46.997
xyY
x: 0.316, y: 0.151, Y: 13.329
CIELab
L: 43.254, a: 76.542, b: -48.985
CIELuv
L: 43.254, u: 58.406, v: -80.417
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.254, C: 90.874, H: 327.382
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.254, C: 99.389, H: 305.990
Hunter-Lab
L: 36.508, a: 72.094, b: -50.768
CIECAM02
J: 35.711, C: 79.673, h: 328.857, Q: 117.736, M: 69.673, s: 76.927, H: 354.280
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.518, jaune: -10.193, green: -12.428
LMS
L: 18.475, M: 3.343, S: 46.482
YCbCr
Y: 80.647, Cb: 182.427, Cr: 194.324
YCgCo
Y: 91.500, Cg: -91.500, Co: 44.250
YDbDr
Y: 75.209, Db: 165.155, Dr: -201.128
YPbPr
Y: 51.873, Pb: 71.685, Pr: 81.990
xvYCC
Y: 60.550, Cb: 190.970, Cr: 200.023
YIQ
Y: 75.209, I: 48.391, Q: 95.834
YUV
Y: 75.209, U: 54.029, V: 92.813
Munsell Color System
10P 4/12 ΔE = 13.897
Brand Color
Yahoo! ΔE = 14.660

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