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#b59ec5 Hex Color Code

#b59ec5 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b59ec5 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b59ec5 is comprised of 70.98% red, 61.96% green and 77.25% blue. In the HSL color space #b59ec5 has a hue of 275° (degrees), 25% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 561.3 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#b59ec5 linear gradient to complementary #adc1a2

  1. #b59ec5
  2. #b4a4bf
  3. #b3aaba
  4. #b2b0b4
  5. #b1b6ae
  6. #afbba8
  7. #adc1a2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #957fa4
  2. #9f89af
  3. #aa93ba
  4. #b59ec5
  5. #c0a9d0
  6. #cbb3db
  7. #d6bee7

Tones

  1. #b59ec5
  2. #b5a1c2
  3. #b4a5bf
  4. #b4a8bc
  5. #b3abb8
  6. #b3afb5
  7. #b2b2b2

Tints and Shades

#b59ec5 to white

  1. #b59ec5
  2. #c1aecf
  3. #cdbed8
  4. #dacee2
  5. #e6deeb
  6. #f3eef5
  7. #ffffff

#b59ec5 to black

  1. #b59ec5
  2. #9482a1
  3. #75677f
  4. #574d5e
  5. #3a343f
  6. #201d22
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Purpling 40RB 43/233
      #b69ec7
      ΔE = 0.581 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. ★ 4311 Sweet Lilac 45RB 44/242
      #b99ec8
      ΔE = 1.228 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  2. Behr

    1. ★ 650B-4 Violet Fields
      #b29ec3
      ΔE = 0.898 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. ★ 660D-4 Lilac Rose
      #b39cbd
      ΔE = 1.976 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  3. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Berry Frappé - 9068
      #b3a1c6
      ΔE = 1.442 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  4. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 39-e
      #b89dc9
      ΔE = 1.532 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 40-d
      #c0a2cb
      ΔE = 2.760 / LRV ≈ 41.4%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 522 C
      #ba9cc5
      ΔE = 1.745 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 7445
      #ab9ebf
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  6. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Future Cool / 42C-4
      #b29ebf
      ΔE = 1.748 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
  7. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Lucius Lilac / Dechala Lilac
      #b69fcc
      ΔE = 1.793 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  8. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 624
      #bb9dc4
      ΔE = 1.844 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 7174T Bouquet Violet
      #bba5cc
      ΔE = 2.527 / LRV ≈ 41.8%
  9. KILZ

    1. ★ Fruit Punch / A761
      #b199c3
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Fashion Pink / A751
      #baa3c2
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5983 - Purple Prophet
      #bb9eca
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. DE 5955 - Purple Springs
      #ab9bbc
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  11. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Purple Prophet / 1248
      #bb9eca
      ΔE = 1.914 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. Purple Springs / 1027
      #ab9bbc
      ΔE = 2.877 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  12. Bristol

    1. ★ Purple Mystery / P096-C5
      #b4a2c4
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 39.5%
    2. Grape Arbor / P097-C5
      #aa9bc1
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  13. Sico

    1. ★ 6026-42 Illusion
      #b29fcb
      ΔE = 1.954 / LRV ≈ 38.6%
    2. 6028-42 Persian Violet
      #bea3ce
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  14. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Lilac Garden / KM3022-2
      #af9fc1
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 37.8%
  15. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2020-R60B
      #b1a1c3
      ΔE = 2.067 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  16. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS691
      #b6a3c5
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
    2. ★ CAS699
      #b8a3cd
      ΔE = 2.085 / LRV ≈ 40.8%
  17. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Bouquet Violet / NP PB 1406 T
      #bda1c7
      ΔE = 2.083 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Lavender Print / NP PB 1434 T
      #ac9dc6
      ΔE = 2.491 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  18. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10486
      #b8a4c8
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 40.9%
  19. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Hydrangea / 1390
      #b599be
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-43-4 Exotic Dream
      #b19fbe
      ΔE = 2.344 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
    2. 3-44-4 Rose Breath
      #b89fbd
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  21. Peintures MF

    1. Fiona
      #b2a3c7
      ΔE = 2.348 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
    2. Le souhait de Rébécc
      #bba5c8
      ΔE = 2.654 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
  22. Earthpaint

    1. 1-43-4 Cupid
      #bd9dc9
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. 1-42-4 Velvet Touch
      #b19bca
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  23. Caparol

    1. 75 8 320 / Viola 50
      #b098c4
      ΔE = 2.457 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Orchidee 6
      #c0a4cc
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
  24. Dutch Boy

    1. Purple Violet
      #b197be
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  25. Dulux

    1. Lilac Spring 2
      #bca5cc
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 42.0%
  26. Devoe Paint

    1. Dignity / 40RB 36/264
      #b497be
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  27. Crown Diamond

    1. 7344-42 Persian Violet
      #bea3ce
      ΔE = 2.655 / LRV ≈ 41.6%
    2. 7348-42 Serenity Mauve
      #aea0cc
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  28. Taubmans

    1. Grape Arbor / T12 36.E6
      #aa9bc1
      ΔE = 2.747 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
    2. Purple Brooch / T08 58-3
      #aa99be
      ΔE = 2.880 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  29. CIL

    1. Dignity
      #b197c4
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Purpling
      #bda6cd
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 42.5%
  30. Plascon

    1. Plum Pudding P6-D2-2
      #b89cbc
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. Dusty Mauve P5-C2-2
      #bca0d0
      ΔE = 2.920 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  31. General Paint

    1. Flirt / CL 2464M
      #bba4c4
      ΔE = 2.895 / LRV ≈ 41.1%

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#b59ec5 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b59ec5 foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #b59ec5">…</p>

#b59ec5 background

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

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #b59ec5">…</p>

#b59ec5 shadow

An artist never really finishes his work; he merely abandons it.

Paul Valéry
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b59ec5">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11902661
Binary
10110101, 10011110, 11000101
Hexadecimal
#b59ec5
LRV
≈ 38.3%
Closest short hex
#a9b ΔE = 3.186
RGB
rgb(181, 158, 197)
RGBA
rgba(181, 158, 197, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.338, g: 0.295, b: 0.368
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.620%, blue: 0.773%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4874555 / 0xffb59ec5
HSL
hsl(275, 25%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(275, 25%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 275° (275.385), saturation: 20% (0.198), value: 77% (0.773)
HSP
hue: 275.385, saturation: 19.797%, perceived brightness: 66.636%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 289.881, S: 33.287, L: 68.248
Cubehelix
H: -91.043, S: 0.283, L: 0.663
TSL
T: 5.508, S: 0.052, L: 0.664
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.081), magenta: 20% (0.198), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 23% (0.227)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 38% (0.380), yellow: 23% (0.227)
XYZ
X: 41.359, Y: 38.309, Z: 58.028
xyY
x: 0.300, y: 0.278, Y: 38.309
CIELab
L: 68.248, a: 15.755, b: -16.897
CIELuv
L: 68.248, u: 10.250, v: -28.345
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.248, C: 23.102, H: 312.995
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.248, C: 30.141, H: 289.881
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.894, a: 10.963, b: -12.260
CIECAM02
J: 59.700, C: 24.115, h: 305.236, Q: 152.229, M: 21.089, s: 37.220, H: 337.601
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.182, jaune: -3.145, green: -1.767
LMS
L: 37.342, M: 36.283, S: 57.710
YCbCr
Y: 161.455, Cb: 141.717, Cr: 135.328
YCgCo
Y: 173.500, Cg: -15.500, Co: 41.250
YDbDr
Y: 169.323, Db: 41.637, Dr: -22.196
YPbPr
Y: 165.707, Pb: 16.855, Pr: 9.706
xvYCC
Y: 158.313, Cb: 142.806, Cr: 136.526
YIQ
Y: 169.323, I: 1.172, Q: 16.998
YUV
Y: 169.323, U: 13.622, V: 10.245
Munsell Color System
5P 7/6 ΔE = 3.874
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 10.449

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