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#b59faf Hex Color Code

#b59faf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b59faf is a medium light shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #b59faf is comprised of 70.98% red, 62.35% green and 68.63% blue. In the HSL color space #b59faf has a hue of 316° (degrees), 13% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 531.42 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#b59faf linear gradient to complementary #a0b4a6

  1. #b59faf
  2. #b2a3ae
  3. #aea6ac
  4. #abaaab
  5. #a8ada9
  6. #a4b1a8
  7. #a0b4a6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #95808f
  2. #a08a9a
  3. #aa95a4
  4. #b59faf
  5. #c0aaba
  6. #cbb4c5
  7. #d6bfd0

Tints and Shades

#b59faf to white

  1. #b59faf
  2. #c1aebc
  3. #cdbec9
  4. #daced6
  5. #e6dee4
  6. #f2eef1
  7. #ffffff

#b59faf to black

  1. #b59faf
  2. #94838f
  3. #756771
  4. #574d54
  5. #3a3439
  6. #201d1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Behr

    1. ★ 680F-4 Soft Heather
      #b9a2b2
      ΔE = 1.239 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
    2. 690F-4 Midsummer Dream
      #b39fa8
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 85-10 U
      #b39cae
      ΔE = 1.263 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. ★ 5155 U
      #b99eb2
      ΔE = 1.864 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Rose of Sharon 90RB 40/137
      #b79daf
      ΔE = 1.274 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  4. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Patchwork / 44B-4
      #b09caa
      ΔE = 1.597 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. ★ Carpe Diem / 01A-3
      #b39ca9
      ΔE = 1.761 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Native Lilac
      #b29ca9
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Freesia Bloom
      #b1a4b3
      ΔE = 2.821 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
  6. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Sober Pink / 9561
      #b29ca9
      ΔE = 1.731 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  7. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1220
      #b89fac
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. 1311
      #aa9cab
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Play Time / 1220
      #b89fac
      ΔE = 1.735 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Gypsy's Gown / 1311
      #aa9cab
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  9. Little Greene

    1. ★ Sea Heather
      #b4a1b4
      ΔE = 1.776 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 2023
      #b0a0b0
      ΔE = 1.788 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. ★ 70 5 360 / Flamenco 50
      #b09cb0
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  11. Taubmans

    1. ★ Jazz Shoes / T12 36.D11
      #af9daa
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Purple Savvy / T51-5
      #bd9fb2
      ΔE = 2.424 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Dusk / 70RB 36/156
      #b59aac
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  13. KILZ

    1. ★ Mauve Melody / A661
      #bba4b6
      ΔE = 2.143 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
    2. Dried Petals / A671
      #b6a6b3
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 40.5%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Ophelia'S Song / NP PB 1430 P
      #bda2b1
      ΔE = 2.224 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  15. Green Planet Paints

    1. ★ Rosybrown Adobe
      #ae9aac
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  16. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Veiled Violet / 1099
      #b19bb0
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  17. California Paints

    1. DE 5976 - Veiled Violet
      #b19bb0
      ΔE = 2.443 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  18. Benjamin Moore

    1. Inspired / AF-595
      #ad9fab
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  19. Peintures MF

    1. Mélia
      #b298ab
      ΔE = 2.633 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Lilas-des-Indes
      #b397a8
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  20. British Standard

    1. BS 4800 22 C 35 - Purple
      #b7a4b8
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  21. Glidden

    1. High Society Violet / 50RB 37/102
      #afa0b3
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  22. Kelly-Moore

    1. Grape Soda / HL 4247-2
      #b498aa
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. Lady Like / KM3749-2
      #b397a9
      ΔE = 2.973 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  23. Focoltone

    1. 2239
      #b498a8
      ΔE = 2.738 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  24. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10725
      #ab9aaa
      ΔE = 2.739 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  25. TRUMATCH

    1. 45-e5
      #bfa3b1
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  26. Sikkens

    1. Y0.10.60
      #b79ab0
      ΔE = 2.933 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  27. Plascon

    1. Antoinette Pink R2-D2-2
      #c0a4b4
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 41.1%

#b59faf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b59faf foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #b59faf">…</p>

#b59faf background

Painting is the grandchild of nature. It is related to God.

Rembrandt
<p style="background-color: #b59faf">…</p>

#b59faf shadow

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b59faf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11902895
Binary
10110101, 10011111, 10101111
Hexadecimal
#b59faf
LRV
≈ 37.7%
Closest short hex
#a9a ΔE = 3.132
RGB
rgb(181, 159, 175)
RGBA
rgba(181, 159, 175, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.351, g: 0.309, b: 0.340
RYB
red: 0.710%, yellow: 0.624%, blue: 0.686%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4874321 / 0xffb59faf
HSL
hsl(316, 13%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(316, 13%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 316° (316.364), saturation: 12% (0.122), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 316.364, saturation: 12.155%, perceived brightness: 65.769%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 320.546, S: 15.666, L: 67.811
Cubehelix
H: -55.903, S: 0.154, L: 0.656
TSL
T: 4.687, S: 0.041, L: 0.656
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 12% (0.122), yellow: 3% (0.033), key: 29% (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 29% (0.290), magenta: 38% (0.376), yellow: 31% (0.314)
XYZ
X: 39.191, Y: 37.716, Z: 45.764
xyY
x: 0.319, y: 0.307, Y: 37.716
CIELab
L: 67.811, a: 10.899, b: -5.313
CIELuv
L: 67.811, u: 11.786, v: -9.700
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.811, C: 12.125, H: 334.012
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.811, C: 15.265, H: 320.546
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.413, a: 6.438, b: -1.193
CIECAM02
J: 59.225, C: 13.023, h: 331.437, Q: 151.623, M: 11.388, s: 27.406, H: 356.245
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.121, jaune: -1.146, green: -1.387
LMS
L: 37.490, M: 36.727, S: 45.635
YCbCr
Y: 159.803, Cb: 131.768, Cr: 136.522
YCgCo
Y: 168.500, Cg: -9.500, Co: 46.750
YDbDr
Y: 167.402, Db: 11.428, Dr: -25.854
YPbPr
Y: 164.838, Pb: 5.470, Pr: 10.264
xvYCC
Y: 157.567, Cb: 132.805, Cr: 137.016
YIQ
Y: 167.402, I: 7.966, Q: 9.630
YUV
Y: 167.402, U: 3.741, V: 11.930
Munsell Color System
7.5P 6/4 ΔE = 4.416
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 12.964

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