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#b8979c Hex Color Code

#b8979c Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b8979c is a medium light shade of pink-red. In the RGB color model #b8979c is comprised of 72.16% red, 59.22% green and 61.18% blue. In the HSL color space #b8979c has a hue of 351° (degrees), 19% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 494.29 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#b8979c linear gradient to complementary #99b6b3

  1. #b8979c
  2. #b49ca0
  3. #afa2a4
  4. #aaa7a7
  5. #a5acab
  6. #9fb1af
  7. #99b6b3

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #99797e
  2. #a38388
  3. #ae8d92
  4. #b8979c
  5. #c3a1a6
  6. #cdabb0
  7. #d8b6bb

Tints and Shades

#b8979c to white

  1. #b8979c
  2. #c4a8ac
  3. #d0b9bc
  4. #dccacc
  5. #e7dbdd
  6. #f3edee
  7. #ffffff

#b8979c to black

  1. #b8979c
  2. #977c80
  3. #776265
  4. #584a4c
  5. #3b3233
  6. #211c1d
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 71 9 30 / Korall 40
      #b8989c
      ΔE = 0.547 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. ★ 1822
      #b89498
      ΔE = 1.316 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  2. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8696 - Pampered Pink
      #b9999e
      ΔE = 0.710 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. ★ 8712 - Cosmos Kiss
      #c09ba2
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Winsome Rose 70RR 37/122
      #b79699
      ΔE = 1.010 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. 3077 Hollyhock 50RR 39/154
      #c097a0
      ΔE = 2.593 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  4. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / S 3020-R10B
      #b5989b
      ΔE = 1.261 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Warm Red / S 3020-R20B
      #b0979f
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Hush Pink 1-27
      #b5999f
      ΔE = 1.502 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  6. Behr

    1. ★ New Rasberry RAH-84
      #be989f
      ΔE = 1.680 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  7. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-48-4 Colonial Rose
      #b69297
      ΔE = 1.791 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  8. Sto

    1. ★ 33333
      #b69899
      ΔE = 1.880 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. 33321
      #b49192
      ΔE = 2.952 / LRV ≈ 32.0%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Playful Plum / 1231
      #ba99a2
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  10. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6018 - Playful Plum
      #ba99a2
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  11. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Orchid - 0071
      #bc9c9e
      ΔE = 2.172 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  12. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Mauvelous / 10RR 35/133
      #b4969f
      ΔE = 2.199 / LRV ≈ 34.0%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Tequila Rose / KM914-M
      #b49495
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  14. Taubmans

    1. ★ Ashberry / T12 32.F11
      #ba939c
      ΔE = 2.290 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  15. General Paint

    1. Flirty Skirt / CL 2554M
      #af9397
      ΔE = 2.368 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
    2. Gentle / CL 2564W
      #bf989a
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  16. Colortrend

    1. Frosted Pink
      #af969c
      ΔE = 2.468 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. 0098
      #bf9ea5
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  17. Scib Paints

    1. Taryn Hills / 8688
      #b59595
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Pampered Pink / 8696
      #c09da4
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  18. Berger

    1. Taryn Hills / 8688
      #b59595
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Pampered Pink / 8696
      #c09da4
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  19. Vista Paint

    1. Taryn Hills
      #b59595
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
    2. Pampered Pink
      #c09da4
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  20. Plascon

    1. Beautiful Beige R7-E2-2
      #b49ca0
      ΔE = 2.520 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Magic Lily R5-D2-1
      #b89094
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  21. Tollens

    1. T2101-4
      #b0979e
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
  22. Peintures MF

    1. Matin de vacances
      #b4959f
      ΔE = 2.563 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. Clovis
      #b09199
      ΔE = 2.831 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  23. Benjamin Moore

    1. Mauve Mist / 1264
      #bf9a9b
      ΔE = 2.614 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  24. Dulux

    1. 70RR 32/139
      #b29094
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  25. CIL

    1. Colony Rose
      #b29094
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 31.6%
  26. Sikkens

    1. A0.10.60
      #bf98a2
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  27. Pantone / PMS

    1. 16-1707 TCX
      #af9294
      ΔE = 2.814 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. 5005 UP
      #b59192
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  28. Diamond Vogel

    1. Lockhart / 0098
      #bf9ea5
      ΔE = 2.820 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  29. Ralph Lauren

    1. Mademoiselle / RLVM203
      #c09ea5
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 38.4%
  30. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-50-4 Brick Dust
      #bc9e9f
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  31. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3010-R20B
      #b28f93
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 31.2%
  32. Levis

    1. Shady Red A30
      #c199a3
      ΔE = 2.982 / LRV ≈ 36.8%

#b8979c HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b8979c foreground

Whether you succeed or not is irrelevant, there is no such thing. Making your unknown known is the important thing.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #b8979c">…</p>

#b8979c background

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b8979c">…</p>

#b8979c shadow

In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b8979c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12097436
Binary
10111000, 10010111, 10011100
Hexadecimal
#b8979c
LRV
≈ 34.7%
Closest short hex
#b99 ΔE = 2.429
RGB
rgb(184, 151, 156)
RGBA
rgba(184, 151, 156, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.375, g: 0.308, b: 0.318
RYB
red: 0.722%, yellow: 0.592%, blue: 0.612%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4679780 / 0xffb8979c
HSL
hsl(351, 19%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(351, 19%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 351° (350.909), saturation: 18% (0.179), value: 72% (0.722)
HSP
hue: 350.909, saturation: 17.935%, perceived brightness: 63.575%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 1.686, S: 20.120, L: 65.534
Cubehelix
H: -17.459, S: 0.215, L: 0.633
TSL
T: 4.093, S: 0.065, L: 0.633
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 18% (0.179), yellow: 15% (0.152), key: 28% (0.278)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 39% (0.388)
XYZ
X: 36.834, Y: 34.725, Z: 36.208
xyY
x: 0.342, y: 0.322, Y: 34.725
CIELab
L: 65.534, a: 13.097, b: 2.013
CIELuv
L: 65.534, u: 19.830, v: 0.584
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.534, C: 13.251, H: 8.739
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.534, C: 19.839, H: 1.686
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.928, a: 8.452, b: 4.819
CIECAM02
J: 56.890, C: 14.007, h: 8.281, Q: 148.603, M: 12.249, s: 28.710, H: 388.024
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.089, jaune: 0.032, green: -1.969
LMS
L: 36.030, M: 33.250, S: 36.190
YCbCr
Y: 154.680, Cb: 125.311, Cr: 142.132
YCgCo
Y: 160.500, Cg: -9.500, Co: 53.000
YDbDr
Y: 161.437, Db: -8.185, Dr: -42.904
YPbPr
Y: 158.389, Pb: -1.295, Pr: 16.270
xvYCC
Y: 152.028, Cb: 126.862, Cr: 142.292
YIQ
Y: 161.437, I: 18.052, Q: 8.534
YUV
Y: 161.437, U: -2.674, V: 19.795
Munsell Color System
10RP 6/4 ΔE = 4.672
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 13.451

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