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#b59996 Hex Color Code

#b59996 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b59996 is a medium light shade of red. In the RGB color model #b59996 is comprised of 70.98% red, 60% green and 58.82% blue. In the HSL color space #b59996 has a hue of 6° (degrees), 17% saturation and 65% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 600.15 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#b59996 linear gradient to complementary #96b1b5

  1. #b59996
  2. #b19d9b
  3. #aca1a0
  4. #a7a5a5
  5. #a2a9ab
  6. #9cadb0
  7. #96b1b5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #967b78
  2. #a08582
  3. #ab8f8c
  4. #b59996
  5. #c0a3a0
  6. #caadaa
  7. #d5b8b5

Tints and Shades

#b59996 to white

  1. #b59996
  2. #c1a9a7
  3. #cebab8
  4. #dacbc9
  5. #e6dcdb
  6. #f3eded
  7. #ffffff

#b59996 to black

  1. #b59996
  2. #947e7b
  3. #756362
  4. #574a49
  5. #3a3332
  6. #201d1c
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Tawny Mushroom / 535-5
      #b49997
      ΔE = 0.544 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ Iris Mauve / 528-5
      #b59b94
      ΔE = 2.006 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  2. Glidden

    1. ★ Tawny Mushroom / PPG1054-5
      #b39997
      ΔE = 0.732 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. ★ Iris Mauve / PPG1016-5
      #b39b94
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  3. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Tawny Mushroom / PPG1054-5
      #b39997
      ΔE = 0.732 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. ★ Iris Mauve / PPG1016-5
      #b39b94
      ΔE = 2.228 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  4. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Taryn Hills / 8688
      #b79b9a
      ΔE = 1.233 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dusky Hyacinth
      #b99c98
      ΔE = 1.299 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ 710B-4 Quiet Refuge
      #b29792
      ΔE = 1.325 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ 720B-4 Desert Echo
      #b19c97
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  7. Caparol

    1. ★ Tessin 7
      #b09894
      ΔE = 1.421 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Disco 6
      #bca09c
      ΔE = 2.632 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  8. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dressy Rose - 6024
      #b89d9a
      ΔE = 1.439 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Orchid - 0071
      #bc9c9e
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  9. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / S 3020-R
      #b59695
      ΔE = 1.472 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Warm Red / S 3020-R10B
      #b5989b
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  10. Olympic

    1. ★ Tawny Mushroom D37-4
      #b09796
      ΔE = 1.573 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  11. Sto

    1. ★ 33333
      #b69899
      ΔE = 1.930 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Spiced Cognac O1-E2-2
      #b49c9c
      ΔE = 1.985 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Tumbled Stone O2-E2-2
      #b4a09c
      ΔE = 2.951 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  13. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Dusk Rose
      #af9a96
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  14. Ford

    1. ★ Rose Beige
      #ae9997
      ΔE = 2.037 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  15. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Taryn Hills
      #b59595
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  16. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Taryn Hills / 8688
      #b59595
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  17. Berger

    1. ★ Taryn Hills / 8688
      #b59595
      ΔE = 2.050 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  18. Resene

    1. ★ Thatch BR71-022-037
      #b1948f
      ΔE = 2.087 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  19. Flügger

    1. ★ Klassisk inde: Sierra Rose (No.49)
      #b39d9c
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  20. CIL

    1. ★ Santa Rosa
      #bd9a96
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  21. Dulux

    1. ★ 10YR 37/143
      #bd9a96
      ΔE = 2.203 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Pressed Petal
      #bc9795
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  22. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Tricycle Taupe / HL 4248-2
      #b29a93
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. Tequila Rose / KM914-M
      #b49495
      ΔE = 2.556 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  23. Pantone / PMS

    1. 10154 C
      #ae9690
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
    2. 2440 U
      #b4938c
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. 7202-41 Discreet Brown
      #b9a09d
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  25. Sico

    1. 6084-41 Discreet Brown
      #b9a09d
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 6083-41 Discreet Rose
      #bd9c95
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  26. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4155P Teaberry Gray
      #b9a09d
      ΔE = 2.499 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  27. Levis

    1. Atl Ombre E1
      #bc9795
      ΔE = 2.508 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Mild Plum
      #b3948d
      ΔE = 2.647 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  28. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3005-R20B
      #b59f9e
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  29. Bristol

    1. Smoked Mauve / P244-N5
      #ab9694
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  30. Tikkurila

    1. 4881
      #b09d99
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  31. ICI Paints

    1. Pink Cupola 90RR 36/087
      #ad9494
      ΔE = 2.638 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  32. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Hazelnut / 1115
      #b29e9d
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. Plush Suede / 1097
      #b1928c
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  33. California Paints

    1. DE 6032 - Mixed Nuts
      #b29e9d
      ΔE = 2.657 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. DE 6053 - Plush Suede
      #b1928c
      ΔE = 2.936 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  34. Graham & Brown

    1. Stiff Upper Lip
      #ab9894
      ΔE = 2.796 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  35. Craig & Rose

    1. Valley of the Moons
      #b99493
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  36. Homebase

    1. Pebble
      #af9d99
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  37. Chrysler

    1. Gray Rose
      #b29e9e
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  38. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-50-4 Brick Dust
      #bc9e9f
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  39. 1829

    1. Wedgwood Lilac
      #ba9492
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 33.7%

#b59996 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b59996 foreground

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="color: #b59996">…</p>

#b59996 background

The artist's world is limitless. It can be found anywhere, far from where he lives or a few feet away. It is always on his doorstep.

Paul Strand
<p style="background-color: #b59996">…</p>

#b59996 shadow

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b59996">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11901334
Binary
10110101, 10011001, 10010110
Hexadecimal
#b59996
LRV
≈ 34.8%
Closest short hex
#b99 ΔE = 2.112
RGB
rgb(181, 153, 150)
RGBA
rgba(181, 153, 150, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.374, g: 0.316, b: 0.310
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.601%, blue: 0.588%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4875882 / 0xffb59996
HSL
hsl(6, 17%, 65%)
HSLA
hsla(6, 17%, 65%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 6° (5.806), saturation: 17% (0.171), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 5.806, saturation: 17.127%, perceived brightness: 63.357%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 18.925, S: 16.259, L: 65.600
Cubehelix
H: -2.354, S: 0.204, L: 0.632
TSL
T: 3.847, S: 0.059, L: 0.631
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 15% (0.155), yellow: 17% (0.171), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 41% (0.412)
XYZ
X: 35.952, Y: 34.809, Z: 33.673
xyY
x: 0.344, y: 0.333, Y: 34.809
CIELab
L: 65.600, a: 9.880, b: 5.439
CIELuv
L: 65.600, u: 17.351, v: 5.949
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.600, C: 11.278, H: 28.835
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.600, C: 18.343, H: 18.925
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.999, a: 5.523, b: 7.460
CIECAM02
J: 56.857, C: 11.576, h: 25.770, Q: 148.560, M: 10.123, s: 26.104, H: 7.123
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.068, jaune: 0.625, green: -1.496
LMS
L: 35.831, M: 33.998, S: 33.696
YCbCr
Y: 154.329, Cb: 122.539, Cr: 140.505
YCgCo
Y: 159.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 53.000
YDbDr
Y: 161.030, Db: -16.599, Dr: -37.975
YPbPr
Y: 158.748, Pb: -4.720, Pr: 14.138
xvYCC
Y: 152.337, Cb: 123.854, Cr: 140.419
YIQ
Y: 161.030, I: 17.644, Q: 4.987
YUV
Y: 161.030, U: -5.426, V: 17.520
Munsell Color System
7.5R 6/2 ΔE = 3.754
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 11.526

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