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#b59cbd Hex Color Code

#b59cbd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b59cbd is a medium light shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #b59cbd is comprised of 70.98% red, 61.18% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #b59cbd has a hue of 285° (degrees), 20% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 557.12 nm.

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

#b59cbd linear gradient to complementary #a4ba9f

  1. #b59cbd
  2. #b3a1b8
  3. #b0a6b3
  4. #adabae
  5. #abb0a9
  6. #a7b5a4
  7. #a4ba9f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #957d9d
  2. #a087a8
  3. #aa92b2
  4. #b59cbd
  5. #c0a7c8
  6. #cbb1d3
  7. #d6bcde

Tones

  1. #b59cbd
  2. #b49fba
  3. #b3a2b8
  4. #b1a5b5
  5. #b0a7b2
  6. #aeaab0
  7. #adadad

Tints and Shades

#b59cbd to white

  1. #b59cbd
  2. #c1acc8
  3. #cdbcd3
  4. #dacdde
  5. #e6dde9
  6. #f3eef4
  7. #ffffff

#b59cbd to black

  1. #b59cbd
  2. #94809b
  3. #75657a
  4. #574c5a
  5. #3a343d
  6. #201d21
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ 660D-4 Lilac Rose
      #b39cbd
      ΔE = 0.569 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. ★ 650B-4 Violet Fields
      #b29ec3
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  2. Plascon

    1. ★ Plum Pudding P6-D2-2
      #b89cbc
      ΔE = 0.994 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  3. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Future Cool / 42C-4
      #b29ebf
      ΔE = 1.394 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  4. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 3-44-4 Rose Breath
      #b89fbd
      ΔE = 1.416 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 3-45-4 Sugar Pink
      #b89bb5
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Hydrangea / 1390
      #b599be
      ΔE = 1.480 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  6. Sico

    1. ★ 6027-42 Lavender Field
      #b5a0be
      ΔE = 1.610 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 6029-42 Virginia Bluebell
      #ad97b2
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  7. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Plum Sparkle / NP PB 1416 T
      #b098b8
      ΔE = 1.647 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Bouquet Violet / NP PB 1406 T
      #bda1c7
      ΔE = 2.718 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  8. British Standard

    1. ★ BS381 797 - Light violet
      #b09db9
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Ruffled Lace / T08 56-3
      #b19fc0
      ΔE = 1.971 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. Serendipity / T54-5
      #b09cb4
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-43-4 Ethereal Rose
      #bb9abd
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. 2-42-4 Pristine Petal
      #b194ba
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 41-e4
      #b19ab5
      ΔE = 2.116 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. 40-e4
      #ac9cb7
      ΔE = 2.783 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  12. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 624
      #bb9dc4
      ΔE = 2.173 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 7172T Ophelia Violet
      #b1a1c2
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  13. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4348 Passionate Purple 70RB 40/200
      #bb9bba
      ΔE = 2.207 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. 4311 Sweet Lilac 45RB 44/242
      #b99ec8
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  14. Dulux

    1. ★ Pamplona Purple 6
      #bc9ebc
      ΔE = 2.211 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  15. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS707
      #bda1c2
      ΔE = 2.271 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. CAS691
      #b6a3c5
      ΔE = 2.740 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. Dignity / 40RB 36/264
      #b497be
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  17. Dutch Boy

    1. Purple Violet
      #b197be
      ΔE = 2.445 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  18. Valspar Paint

    1. Iris Blossom
      #ae97b4
      ΔE = 2.471 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  19. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 96-10 U
      #ac9cbc
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
    2. P 92-11 C
      #ac9ab5
      ΔE = 2.706 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  20. Crown Diamond

    1. 7347-42 Magic Wand
      #ab9ab9
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  21. Kelly-Moore

    1. Lilac Garden / KM3022-2
      #af9fc1
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  22. Bristol

    1. Purple Mystery / P096-C5
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 2.605 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
  23. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Purple Springs / 1027
      #ab9bbc
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  24. California Paints

    1. DE 5955 - Purple Springs
      #ab9bbc
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  25. Focoltone

    1. 1004
      #b39ab3
      ΔE = 2.772 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  26. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R60B
      #b1a1c3
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. S 2020-R50B
      #bf9cbc
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  27. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2030-R40B
      #bca2be
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  28. KILZ

    1. Mystic Petals / A882
      #aa99b8
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
    2. Elegant Boutique / A872
      #aa97b6
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  29. Caparol

    1. 45/02
      #c0a0c4
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  30. General Paint

    1. Flirt / CL 2464M
      #bba4c4
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 41.1%
  31. Sikkens

    1. X0.10.60
      #ae9db6
      ΔE = 2.840 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  32. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Berry Frappé - 9068
      #b3a1c6
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  33. Colortrend

    1. 1199
      #af96b2
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  34. Diamond Vogel

    1. Enthroned Above / 1199
      #af96b2
      ΔE = 2.872 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  35. Resene

    1. Wonderland V75-040-318
      #bb97bb
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 36.3%

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#b59cbd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b59cbd foreground

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #b59cbd">…</p>

#b59cbd background

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #b59cbd">…</p>

#b59cbd shadow

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b59cbd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11902141
Binary
10110101, 10011100, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#b59cbd
LRV
≈ 37.3%
Closest short hex
#b9b ΔE = 2.281
RGB
rgb(181, 156, 189)
RGBA
rgba(181, 156, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.344, g: 0.297, b: 0.359
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.612%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4875075 / 0xffb59cbd
HSL
hsl(285, 20%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(285, 20%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 285° (285.455), saturation: 17% (0.175), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 285.455, saturation: 17.460%, perceived brightness: 65.799%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 297.478, S: 26.093, L: 67.483
Cubehelix
H: -81.861, S: 0.245, L: 0.655
TSL
T: 5.237, S: 0.051, L: 0.656
CMYK
cyan: 4% (0.042), magenta: 17% (0.175), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 40.128, Y: 37.275, Z: 53.215
xyY
x: 0.307, y: 0.285, Y: 37.275
CIELab
L: 67.483, a: 15.254, b: -13.603
CIELuv
L: 67.483, u: 11.990, v: -23.055
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.483, C: 20.438, H: 318.275
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.483, C: 25.987, H: 297.478
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.054, a: 10.478, b: -8.941
CIECAM02
J: 58.880, C: 21.387, h: 312.589, Q: 151.180, M: 18.702, s: 35.172, H: 342.554
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.166, jaune: -2.583, green: -1.829
LMS
L: 36.777, M: 35.365, S: 52.959
YCbCr
Y: 159.663, Cb: 138.787, Cr: 136.632
YCgCo
Y: 170.500, Cg: -14.500, Co: 43.250
YDbDr
Y: 167.237, Db: 32.739, Dr: -26.164
YPbPr
Y: 163.701, Pb: 13.625, Pr: 10.982
xvYCC
Y: 156.590, Cb: 139.969, Cr: 137.647
YIQ
Y: 167.237, I: 4.291, Q: 15.554
YUV
Y: 167.237, U: 10.711, V: 12.075
Munsell Color System
7.5P 6/6 ΔE = 3.880
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 11.038

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