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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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#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

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Paints

Similar Paints

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    1. ★ Grape Ice / 143-5
      #b698ce
      ΔE = 0.508 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh 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. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Amethyst Show / 1279
      #bd97cf
      ΔE = 1.447 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  6. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5990 - Amethyst Show
      #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. 2567
      #c299d1
      ΔE = 2.559 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  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%

#b797cd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b797cd foreground

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="color: #b797cd">…</p>

#b797cd background

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="background-color: #b797cd">…</p>

#b797cd shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<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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