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#b797cd Hex Color Code

#b797cd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b797cd is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b797cd is comprised of 71.76% red, 59.22% green and 80.39% blue. In the HSL color space #b797cd has a hue of 276° (degrees), 35% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 561.52 nm.

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Color Schemes

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

#b797cd linear gradient to complementary #acc59f

  1. #b797cd
  2. #b69fc6
  3. #b5a7be
  4. #b3afb7
  5. #b1b6af
  6. #afbea7
  7. #acc59f

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9779ad
  2. #a283b7
  3. #ac8dc2
  4. #b797cd
  5. #c2a1d8
  6. #cdace3
  7. #d8b7ee

Tones

  1. #b797cd
  2. #b79cc9
  3. #b6a0c4
  4. #b5a5c0
  5. #b4a9bb
  6. #b3aeb7
  7. #b2b2b2

Tints and Shades

#b797cd to white

  1. #b797cd
  2. #c3a8d5
  3. #cfb9de
  4. #dbcae6
  5. #e7dcee
  6. #f3edf7
  7. #ffffff

#b797cd to black

  1. #b797cd
  2. #967ca7
  3. #766283
  4. #584a61
  5. #3b3241
  6. #201c23
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Ice 143-5
      #b698ce
      ΔE = 0.508 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  2. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Ice / 143-5
      #b698ce
      ΔE = 0.508 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  3. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1192
      #b594c9
      ΔE = 1.130 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  4. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Cut Velvet / 1192
      #b594c9
      ΔE = 1.130 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  5. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5990 - Amethyst Show
      #bd97cf
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Amethyst Show / 1279
      #bd97cf
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  7. Glidden

    1. ★ Confetti Purple / 40RB 36/264
      #b895c7
      ΔE = 1.534 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Iced Grape / T12 35.F1
      #ba97c8
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. ★ Jacinda Purple / T08 20-3
      #b896c5
      ΔE = 2.016 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  9. Bristol

    1. ★ Iced Grape / P095-W5
      #ba97c8
      ΔE = 1.649 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  10. Tollens

    1. ★ T2099-3
      #b095c7
      ΔE = 1.825 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2072 C
      #b896d4
      ΔE = 1.853 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. ★ 16-3617 TPG
      #bb97c6
      ΔE = 2.295 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  12. Plascon

    1. ★ Heather Ash P4-C2-2
      #b49cd0
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Little Smile P5-D2-2
      #b098c4
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  13. CIL

    1. Dignity
      #b197c4
      ΔE = 2.345 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  14. Duron

    1. Kismet
      #b691c4
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  15. Earthpaint

    1. 1-42-4 Velvet Touch
      #b19bca
      ΔE = 2.490 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  16. Caparol

    1. 75 8 320 / Viola 50
      #b098c4
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  17. TRUMATCH

    1. 39-e1
      #b197c2
      ΔE = 2.751 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. 39-e
      #b89dc9
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  18. Coronado Paint

    1. 7111 - Japanese Lilac
      #ba93c3
      ΔE = 2.834 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  19. Resene

    1. Biloba Flower V76-058-296
      #ae99d2
      ΔE = 2.841 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  20. Benjamin Moore

    1. Mighty Aphrodite / 1397
      #ac98c9
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  21. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10482
      #ad93c2
      ΔE = 2.900 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  22. Dulux

    1. Velvet Ribbon 6
      #ad94c2
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  23. KILZ

    1. Fruit Punch / A761
      #b199c3
      ΔE = 2.959 / LRV ≈ 36.1%

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#b797cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b797cd foreground

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #b797cd">…</p>

#b797cd background

There is no must in art because art is free.

Wassily Kandinsky
<p style="background-color: #b797cd">…</p>

#b797cd shadow

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b797cd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12031949
Binary
10110111, 10010111, 11001101
Hexadecimal
#b797cd
LRV
≈ 36.6%
Closest short hex
#b9c ΔE = 1.325
RGB
rgb(183, 151, 205)
RGBA
rgba(183, 151, 205, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.340, g: 0.280, b: 0.380
RYB
red: 0.718%, yellow: 0.592%, blue: 0.804%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4745267 / 0xffb797cd
HSL
hsl(276, 35%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(276, 35%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 276° (275.556), saturation: 26% (0.263), value: 80% (0.804)
HSP
hue: 275.556, saturation: 26.341%, perceived brightness: 65.841%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 289.439, S: 44.476, L: 66.982
Cubehelix
H: -90.883, S: 0.386, L: 0.653
TSL
T: 5.503, S: 0.072, L: 0.654
CMYK
cyan: 11% (0.107), magenta: 26% (0.263), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.196)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.282), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 20% (0.196)
XYZ
X: 41.613, Y: 36.609, Z: 62.620
xyY
x: 0.295, y: 0.260, Y: 36.609
CIELab
L: 66.982, a: 21.981, b: -23.248
CIELuv
L: 66.982, u: 13.881, v: -39.333
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.982, C: 31.994, H: 313.395
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.982, C: 41.710, H: 289.439
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.505, a: 16.880, b: -19.009
CIECAM02
J: 58.404, C: 31.768, h: 306.038, Q: 150.568, M: 27.781, s: 42.954, H: 338.132
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.221, jaune: -4.309, green: -2.553
LMS
L: 36.051, M: 33.247, S: 62.203
YCbCr
Y: 159.225, Cb: 146.970, Cr: 138.214
YCgCo
Y: 172.500, Cg: -21.500, Co: 40.250
YDbDr
Y: 166.724, Db: 57.582, Dr: -30.938
YPbPr
Y: 161.704, Pb: 23.320, Pr: 13.516
xvYCC
Y: 154.875, Cb: 148.485, Cr: 139.873
YIQ
Y: 166.724, I: 1.715, Q: 23.568
YUV
Y: 166.724, U: 18.837, V: 14.279
Munsell Color System
5P 6/8 ΔE = 4.462
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.901

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