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#b556be Hex Color Code

#b556be Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b556be is a shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #b556be is comprised of 70.98% red, 33.73% green and 74.51% blue. In the HSL color space #b556be has a hue of 295° (degrees), 44% saturation and 54% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 553.22 nm.

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Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#b556be linear gradient to complementary #15ff6d

  1. #b556be
  2. #b079b3
  3. #a796a8
  4. #9ab29c
  5. #86cc8e
  6. #66e67f
  7. #15ff6d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9b3ea5
  2. #a446ad
  3. #ac4eb6
  4. #b556be
  5. #be5ec6
  6. #c666cf
  7. #cf6ed8

Tones

  1. #b556be
  2. #af61b5
  3. #a96bad
  4. #a273a4
  5. #9a7c9c
  6. #938393
  7. #8a8a8a

Tints and Shades

#b556be to white

  1. #b556be
  2. #c373c9
  3. #d090d4
  4. #ddabdf
  5. #e9c7ea
  6. #f4e3f4
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#b556be to black

  1. #b556be
  2. #95489b
  3. #753b7a
  4. #572e5b
  5. #3b213d
  6. #211521
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

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  1. Crayola

    1. Fuchsia
      #c154c1
      ΔE = 2.350 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
  2. ProMarker

    1. Purple
      #b14dba
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 18.2%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2068 C
      #b14eb5
      ΔE = 2.561 / LRV ≈ 18.1%
    2. 2592 U
      #aa60bf
      ΔE = 2.912 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
  4. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10508
      #c05cbb
      ΔE = 3.449 / LRV ≈ 22.5%
  5. Plascon

    1. Little Girl Pink P6-A1-3
      #bc58b0
      ΔE = 3.932 / LRV ≈ 20.8%
    2. Wildflower Bouquet P5-A1-3
      #a450b8
      ΔE = 4.128 / LRV ≈ 17.1%

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#b556be HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b556be foreground

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #b556be">…</p>

#b556be 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: #b556be">…</p>

#b556be shadow

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b556be">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11884222
Binary
10110101, 01010110, 10111110
Hexadecimal
#b556be
LRV
≈ 20.2%
Closest short hex
#b5b ΔE = 1.604
RGB
rgb(181, 86, 190)
RGBA
rgba(181, 86, 190, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.396, g: 0.188, b: 0.416
RYB
red: 70.980%, yellow: 33.725%, blue: 74.510%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4892994 / 0xffb556be
HSL
hsl(295, 44%, 54%)
HSLA
hsla(295, 44%, 54%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 295° (294.808), saturation: 55% (0.547), value: 75% (0.745)
HSP
hue: 294.808, saturation: 54.737%, perceived brightness: 52.981%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 303.057, S: 63.315, L: 52.061
Cubehelix
H: -74.027, S: 0.733, L: 0.494
TSL
T: 5.044, S: 0.212, L: 0.495
CMYK
cyan: 5% (0.047), magenta: 55% (0.547), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.255)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 66% (0.663), yellow: 25% (0.255)
XYZ
X: 31.677, Y: 20.199, Z: 50.935
xyY
x: 0.308, y: 0.196, Y: 20.199
CIELab
L: 52.061, a: 53.295, b: -37.910
CIELuv
L: 52.061, u: 42.026, v: -64.573
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.061, C: 65.403, H: 324.575
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.061, C: 77.044, H: 303.057
Hunter-Lab
L: 44.943, a: 47.163, b: -35.735
CIECAM02
J: 43.476, C: 58.730, h: 323.681, Q: 129.907, M: 51.359, s: 62.877, H: 350.428
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.374, jaune: -7.462, green: -7.814
LMS
L: 23.619, M: 12.310, S: 50.460
YCbCr
Y: 124.481, Cb: 159.596, Cr: 162.321
YCoCg
Y: 135.750, Cg: -49.750, Co: 43.000
YDbDr
Y: 126.261, Db: 95.882, Dr: -104.067
YPbPr
Y: 113.723, Pb: 41.075, Pr: 42.716
xvYCC
Y: 113.668, Cb: 164.082, Cr: 165.523
YIQ
Y: 126.261, I: 23.182, Q: 52.446
YUV
Y: 126.261, U: 31.368, V: 48.024
Munsell Color System
10P 5/12 ΔE = 6.778
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 15.580

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