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#b797ba Hex Color Code

#b797ba Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b797ba is a medium light shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #b797ba is comprised of 71.76% red, 59.22% green and 72.94% blue. In the HSL color space #b797ba has a hue of 295° (degrees), 20% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 552.33 nm.

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#b797ba linear gradient to complementary #9ab79a

  1. #b797ba
  2. #b39db5
  3. #aea2b0
  4. #aaa8aa
  5. #a5ada5
  6. #a0b29f
  7. #9ab79a

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #98799b
  2. #a283a5
  3. #ac8daf
  4. #b797ba
  5. #c2a1c5
  6. #ccaccf
  7. #d7b6da

Tones

  1. #b797ba
  2. #b59ab7
  3. #b39db4
  4. #b0a0b2
  5. #aea3af
  6. #aca6ac
  7. #a9a9a9

Tints and Shades

#b797ba to white

  1. #b797ba
  2. #c3a8c5
  3. #cfb9d1
  4. #dbcadc
  5. #e7dbe8
  6. #f3edf3
  7. #ffffff

#b797ba to black

  1. #b797ba
  2. #967c98
  3. #766278
  4. #584a59
  5. #3b323c
  6. #201c21
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2453 UP
      #b897bb
      ΔE = 0.345 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. ★ P 91-3 U
      #b898bc
      ΔE = 0.509 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  2. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5164T Creeping Phlox
      #bb98bb
      ΔE = 1.015 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. 624
      #bb9dc4
      ΔE = 2.637 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  3. Resene

    1. ★ Wonderland V75-040-318
      #bb97bb
      ΔE = 1.041 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  4. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-43-4 Ethereal Rose
      #bb9abd
      ΔE = 1.238 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. ★ 2-42-4 Pristine Petal
      #b194ba
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavendula / T52-6
      #ba99bf
      ΔE = 1.267 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. Halifax / T53-5
      #ad94b9
      ΔE = 2.733 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  6. Sico

    1. ★ 6030-42 Violet Bouquet
      #b99aba
      ΔE = 1.300 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 41-d2
      #b994ba
      ΔE = 1.411 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 40-d1
      #b99cc4
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Hydrangea / 1390
      #b599be
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Dignity / 40RB 36/264
      #b497be
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  10. Plascon

    1. ★ Plum Pudding P6-D2-2
      #b89cbc
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  11. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4348 Passionate Purple 70RB 40/200
      #bb9bba
      ΔE = 1.887 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  12. Tollens

    1. ★ T2100-2
      #ba96b5
      ΔE = 1.967 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  13. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Plum Sparkle / NP PB 1416 T
      #b098b8
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. ★ Creeping Phlox / NP PB 1399 T
      #be96b9
      ΔE = 2.112 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  14. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Serious Violet
      #b794b2
      ΔE = 2.289 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Gleeful Joy
      #ad92b3
      ΔE = 2.682 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  15. Dutch Boy

    1. Purple Violet
      #b197be
      ΔE = 2.351 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  16. Sikkens

    1. X7.13.58
      #b395b1
      ΔE = 2.380 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  17. Crown Diamond

    1. 7345-42 Blackthorn
      #b093b1
      ΔE = 2.412 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Rosy Lavender 30-8
      #b698b3
      ΔE = 2.422 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  19. Behr

    1. 660D-4 Lilac Rose
      #b39cbd
      ΔE = 2.451 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  20. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2020-R50B
      #bf9cbc
      ΔE = 2.523 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  21. Diamond Vogel

    1. Enthroned Above / 1199
      #af96b2
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. Satin Flower / 1185
      #b793bf
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  22. Colortrend

    1. 1199
      #af96b2
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
    2. 1185
      #b793bf
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  23. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2040-R40B
      #b590b8
      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  24. Dulux

    1. 64RB 37/284
      #bc95c1
      ΔE = 2.720 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Pamplona Purple 6
      #bc9ebc
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  25. Glidden

    1. Very Violet
      #b090b7
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  26. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-45-4 Sugar Pink
      #b89bb5
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 3-44-4 Rose Breath
      #b89fbd
      ΔE = 2.947 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  27. Olympic

    1. Mauve Magic A41-4
      #b994b1
      ΔE = 2.889 / LRV ≈ 34.7%

#b797ba HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b797ba foreground

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="color: #b797ba">…</p>

#b797ba background

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #b797ba">…</p>

#b797ba shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b797ba">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12031930
Binary
10110111, 10010111, 10111010
Hexadecimal
#b797ba
LRV
≈ 35.7%
Closest short hex
#b9b ΔE = 1.148
RGB
rgb(183, 151, 186)
RGBA
rgba(183, 151, 186, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.352, g: 0.290, b: 0.358
RYB
red: 0.718%, yellow: 0.592%, blue: 0.729%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4745286 / 0xffb797ba
HSL
hsl(295, 20%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(295, 20%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 295° (294.857), saturation: 19% (0.188), value: 73% (0.729)
HSP
hue: 294.857, saturation: 18.817%, perceived brightness: 64.844%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 304.164, S: 25.400, L: 66.326
Cubehelix
H: -73.988, S: 0.269, L: 0.645
TSL
T: 5.043, S: 0.063, L: 0.645
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.016), magenta: 19% (0.188), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 27% (0.271)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.282), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 27% (0.271)
XYZ
X: 39.457, Y: 35.746, Z: 51.266
xyY
x: 0.312, y: 0.283, Y: 35.746
CIELab
L: 66.326, a: 18.138, b: -13.651
CIELuv
L: 66.326, u: 15.973, v: -23.535
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.326, C: 22.701, H: 323.035
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.326, C: 28.443, H: 304.164
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.788, a: 13.170, b: -8.987
CIECAM02
J: 57.712, C: 23.279, h: 319.517, Q: 149.673, M: 20.357, s: 36.880, H: 347.413
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.171, jaune: -2.629, green: -2.337
LMS
L: 35.945, M: 33.230, S: 51.020
YCbCr
Y: 157.363, Cb: 138.629, Cr: 139.563
YCgCo
Y: 167.750, Cg: -16.750, Co: 45.000
YDbDr
Y: 164.558, Db: 32.255, Dr: -35.061
YPbPr
Y: 160.336, Pb: 13.820, Pr: 14.390
xvYCC
Y: 153.700, Cb: 140.140, Cr: 140.641
YIQ
Y: 164.558, I: 7.819, Q: 17.656
YUV
Y: 164.558, U: 10.553, V: 16.180
Munsell Color System
7.5P 6/6 ΔE = 2.657
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 10.680

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