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#b59ae6 Hex Color Code

#b59ae6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b59ae6 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b59ae6 is comprised of 70.98% red, 60.39% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #b59ae6 has a hue of 261° (degrees), 60% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 566.13 nm.

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#b59ae6 linear gradient to complementary #c2d5ab

  1. #b59ae6
  2. #b9a4dd
  3. #bcaed3
  4. #beb8c9
  5. #c0c2bf
  6. #c1cbb5
  7. #c2d5ab

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #947bc4
  2. #9f85cf
  3. #aa8fdb
  4. #b59ae6
  5. #c0a5f1
  6. #cbaffd
  7. #d7baff

Tones

  1. #b59ae6
  2. #b8a0e0
  3. #baa7da
  4. #bcadd3
  5. #bdb3cd
  6. #bfbac6
  7. #c0c0c0

Tints and Shades

#b59ae6 to white

  1. #b59ae6
  2. #c2aaea
  3. #cfbbef
  4. #dbccf3
  5. #e7ddf7
  6. #f3eefb
  7. #ffffff

#b59ae6 to black

  1. #b59ae6
  2. #947fbc
  3. #756493
  4. #574b6c
  5. #3b3348
  6. #201d26
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R60B
      #b99ae6
      ΔE = 0.875 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 935 U
      #b29ee7
      ΔE = 1.630 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. Violet 0631 U
      #ba93df
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 81 14 303 / Ultram.violett Brill. 10
      #b898ec
      ΔE = 1.644 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 80 11 300 / Amethyst 115
      #b4a0e4
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  4. Plascon

    1. Candy Tuft P3-B2-1
      #b094dc
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 35.6%

#b59ae6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b59ae6 foreground

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="color: #b59ae6">…</p>

#b59ae6 background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b59ae6">…</p>

#b59ae6 shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b59ae6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11901670
Binary
10110101, 10011010, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#b59ae6
LRV
≈ 38.6%
Closest short hex
#b9e ΔE = 1.916
RGB
rgb(181, 154, 230)
RGBA
rgba(181, 154, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.320, g: 0.273, b: 0.407
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.604%, blue: 0.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4875546 / 0xffb59ae6
HSL
hsl(261, 60%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(261, 60%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 261° (261.316), saturation: 33% (0.330), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 261.316, saturation: 33.043%, perceived brightness: 67.637%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 278.524, S: 70.765, L: 68.495
Cubehelix
H: -104.397, S: 0.554, L: 0.668
TSL
T: -3.854, S: 0.083, L: 0.670
CMYK
cyan: 21% (0.213), magenta: 33% (0.330), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 44.891, Y: 38.648, Z: 79.942
xyY
x: 0.275, y: 0.236, Y: 38.648
CIELab
L: 68.495, a: 25.180, b: -34.745
CIELuv
L: 68.495, u: 8.803, v: -58.731
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.495, C: 42.910, H: 305.930
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.495, C: 59.387, H: 278.524
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.167, a: 20.103, b: -32.725
CIECAM02
J: 59.939, C: 41.461, h: 293.785, Q: 152.533, M: 36.257, s: 48.754, H: 330.279
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.278, jaune: -6.326, green: -2.396
LMS
L: 36.517, M: 34.507, S: 79.276
YCbCr
Y: 162.673, Cb: 157.368, Cr: 134.457
YCgCo
Y: 179.750, Cg: -25.750, Co: 33.000
YDbDr
Y: 170.737, Db: 89.158, Dr: -19.499
YPbPr
Y: 165.223, Pb: 34.895, Pr: 10.004
xvYCC
Y: 157.897, Cb: 158.653, Cr: 136.788
YIQ
Y: 170.737, I: -8.332, Q: 29.356
YUV
Y: 170.737, U: 29.165, V: 9.004
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/8 ΔE = 7.667
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.531

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