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#b59ce8 Hex Color Code

#b59ce8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b59ce8 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b59ce8 is comprised of 70.98% red, 61.18% green and 90.98% blue. In the HSL color space #b59ce8 has a hue of 260° (degrees), 62% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 376.35 nm.

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#b59ce8 linear gradient to complementary #c5d6ae

  1. #b59ce8
  2. #b9a6df
  3. #bdafd5
  4. #c0b9cc
  5. #c2c3c2
  6. #c4ccb8
  7. #c5d6ae

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #947cc6
  2. #9f87d1
  3. #aa91dc
  4. #b59ce8
  5. #c0a7f4
  6. #ccb2ff
  7. #d7bdff

Tones

  1. #b59ce8
  2. #b8a2e2
  3. #bba9dc
  4. #bdafd5
  5. #bfb5cf
  6. #c1bcc8
  7. #c2c2c2

Tints and Shades

#b59ce8 to white

  1. #b59ce8
  2. #c2acec
  3. #cfbcf0
  4. #dbcdf4
  5. #e7ddf8
  6. #f3eefb
  7. #ffffff

#b59ce8 to black

  1. #b59ce8
  2. #9480bd
  3. #756594
  4. #574c6d
  5. #3b3448
  6. #201d26
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 935 U
      #b29ee7
      ΔE = 1.096 / LRV ≈ 39.7%
    2. 2645 U
      #b9a3e3
      ΔE = 2.975 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R60B
      #b99ae6
      ΔE = 1.229 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  3. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 11 295 / Velvet 115
      #b09ce0
      ΔE = 1.819 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
    2. ★ 81 14 303 / Ultram.violett Brill. 10
      #b898ec
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 38.7%

#b59ce8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b59ce8 foreground

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="color: #b59ce8">…</p>

#b59ce8 background

To be an artist is to believe in life.

Henry Moore
<p style="background-color: #b59ce8">…</p>

#b59ce8 shadow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b59ce8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11902184
Binary
10110101, 10011100, 11101000
Hexadecimal
#b59ce8
LRV
≈ 39.4%
Closest short hex
#b9e ΔE = 2.069
RGB
rgb(181, 156, 232)
RGBA
rgba(181, 156, 232, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.318, g: 0.274, b: 0.408
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.612%, blue: 0.910%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4875032 / 0xffb59ce8
HSL
hsl(260, 62%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(260, 62%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 260° (259.737), saturation: 33% (0.328), value: 91% (0.910)
HSP
hue: 259.737, saturation: 32.759%, perceived brightness: 68.168%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 277.488, S: 72.599, L: 69.059
Cubehelix
H: -105.880, S: 0.561, L: 0.674
TSL
T: -3.789, S: 0.082, L: 0.675
CMYK
cyan: 22% (0.220), magenta: 33% (0.328), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 9% (0.090)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 9% (0.090)
XYZ
X: 45.507, Y: 39.427, Z: 81.541
xyY
x: 0.273, y: 0.237, Y: 39.427
CIELab
L: 69.059, a: 24.521, b: -34.968
CIELuv
L: 69.059, u: 7.766, v: -59.081
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.059, C: 42.709, H: 305.039
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.059, C: 59.589, H: 277.488
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.791, a: 19.482, b: -33.041
CIECAM02
J: 60.547, C: 41.467, h: 292.394, Q: 153.305, M: 36.262, s: 48.635, H: 329.420
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.277, jaune: -6.354, green: -2.259
LMS
L: 37.043, M: 35.406, S: 80.860
YCbCr
Y: 163.877, Cb: 157.664, Cr: 133.579
YCgCo
Y: 181.250, Cg: -25.250, Co: 32.500
YDbDr
Y: 172.139, Db: 90.058, Dr: -16.833
YPbPr
Y: 166.797, Pb: 35.125, Pr: 9.004
xvYCC
Y: 159.249, Cb: 158.855, Cr: 135.909
YIQ
Y: 172.139, I: -9.523, Q: 28.933
YUV
Y: 172.139, U: 29.459, V: 7.774
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/8 ΔE = 7.911
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 8.100

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