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#b796e2 Hex Color Code

#b796e2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b796e2 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b796e2 is comprised of 71.76% red, 58.82% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #b796e2 has a hue of 266° (degrees), 57% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 564.88 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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

#b796e2 linear gradient to complementary #bbd2a6

  1. #b796e2
  2. #b9a0d8
  3. #bbaacf
  4. #bcb4c5
  5. #bcbebb
  6. #bcc8b1
  7. #bbd2a6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9777c1
  2. #a181cc
  3. #ac8cd7
  4. #b796e2
  5. #c2a0ed
  6. #cdabf9
  7. #d8b6ff

Tones

  1. #b796e2
  2. #b99cdc
  3. #baa3d6
  4. #bba9cf
  5. #bbb0c9
  6. #bcb6c2
  7. #bcbcbc

Tints and Shades

#b796e2 to white

  1. #b796e2
  2. #c4a7e7
  3. #d0b8ec
  4. #dccaf1
  5. #e8dbf6
  6. #f3edfa
  7. #ffffff

#b796e2 to black

  1. #b796e2
  2. #967bb8
  3. #766290
  4. #58496a
  5. #3b3247
  6. #211c26
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Violet 0631 U
      #ba93df
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. 935 C
      #ab92e1
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  2. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 1040-R60B
      #b99ae6
      ΔE = 1.365 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ Candy Tuft P3-B2-1
      #b094dc
      ΔE = 1.722 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. ★ Petal Poise P4-B2-1
      #b894d8
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 81 14 303 / Ultram.violett Brill. 10
      #b898ec
      ΔE = 1.848 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 80 11 295 / Velvet 115
      #b09ce0
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 38.4%

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#b796e2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b796e2 foreground

Painting is a means of self-enlightenment.

John Olsen
<p style="color: #b796e2">…</p>

#b796e2 background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b796e2">…</p>

#b796e2 shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b796e2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12031714
Binary
10110111, 10010110, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#b796e2
LRV
≈ 37.4%
Closest short hex
#b9d ΔE = 1.974
RGB
rgb(183, 150, 226)
RGBA
rgba(183, 150, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.327, g: 0.268, b: 0.404
RYB
red: 0.718%, yellow: 0.588%, blue: 0.886%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4745502 / 0xffb796e2
HSL
hsl(266, 57%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(266, 57%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 266° (266.053), saturation: 34% (0.336), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 266.053, saturation: 33.628%, perceived brightness: 66.832%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 281.752, S: 67.113, L: 67.554
Cubehelix
H: -99.904, S: 0.544, L: 0.660
TSL
T: -4.041, S: 0.088, L: 0.661
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.190), magenta: 34% (0.336), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.282), magenta: 41% (0.412), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 44.159, Y: 37.371, Z: 76.824
xyY
x: 0.279, y: 0.236, Y: 37.371
CIELab
L: 67.554, a: 27.108, b: -33.990
CIELuv
L: 67.554, u: 11.990, v: -57.636
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.554, C: 43.476, H: 308.573
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.554, C: 58.870, H: 281.752
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.132, a: 21.961, b: -31.717
CIECAM02
J: 58.993, C: 41.482, h: 297.996, Q: 151.325, M: 36.275, s: 48.961, H: 332.919
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.278, jaune: -6.226, green: -2.809
LMS
L: 35.938, M: 32.835, S: 76.189
YCbCr
Y: 160.779, Cb: 156.480, Cr: 137.091
YCgCo
Y: 177.250, Cg: -27.250, Co: 35.000
YDbDr
Y: 168.531, Db: 86.458, Dr: -27.497
YPbPr
Y: 162.501, Pb: 34.205, Pr: 13.004
xvYCC
Y: 155.560, Cb: 158.047, Cr: 139.423
YIQ
Y: 168.531, I: -4.757, Q: 30.624
YUV
Y: 168.531, U: 28.282, V: 12.694
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/8 ΔE = 7.607
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 6.720

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