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#b899c2 Hex Color Code

#b899c2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b899c2 is a medium light shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #b899c2 is comprised of 72.16% red, 60% green and 76.08% blue. In the HSL color space #b899c2 has a hue of 285° (degrees), 25% saturation and 68% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 557.3 nm.

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#b899c2 linear gradient to complementary #a4bd9e

  1. #b899c2
  2. #b59fbc
  3. #b3a5b6
  4. #afacb0
  5. #acb1aa
  6. #a8b7a4
  7. #a4bd9e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #987aa2
  2. #a385ad
  3. #ad8fb7
  4. #b899c2
  5. #c3a3cd
  6. #ceaed8
  7. #d9b9e3

Tones

  1. #b899c2
  2. #b79dbf
  3. #b5a0bb
  4. #b3a4b8
  5. #b2a7b5
  6. #b0abb1
  7. #aeaeae

Tints and Shades

#b899c2 to white

  1. #b899c2
  2. #c4a9cc
  3. #d0bad6
  4. #dbcbe0
  5. #e7dcea
  6. #f3eef5
  7. #ffffff

#b899c2 to black

  1. #b899c2
  2. #977e9f
  3. #77647d
  4. #584a5c
  5. #3b333e
  6. #211d22
  7. #000000

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  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 522 C
      #ba9cc5
      ΔE = 1.059 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. ★ 7439 U
      #c09cc6
      ΔE = 1.988 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  2. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Dignity / 40RB 36/264
      #b497be
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  3. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Hydrangea / 1390
      #b599be
      ΔE = 1.198 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  4. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 624
      #bb9dc4
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. 5164T Creeping Phlox
      #bb98bb
      ΔE = 2.384 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Purple Violet
      #b197be
      ΔE = 1.736 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  6. Taubmans

    1. ★ Jacinda Purple / T08 20-3
      #b896c5
      ΔE = 1.760 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Halifax / T53-5
      #ad94b9
      ΔE = 2.966 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  7. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 40-d2
      #b295bc
      ΔE = 1.838 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. ★ 39-e1
      #b197c2
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  8. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4311 Sweet Lilac 45RB 44/242
      #b99ec8
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. ★ Purpling 40RB 43/233
      #b69ec7
      ΔE = 2.176 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  9. Dulux

    1. ★ 64RB 37/284
      #bc95c1
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Violet Verona 2
      #bc93c1
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 2-43-4 Ethereal Rose
      #bb9abd
      ΔE = 2.063 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. ★ 2-42-4 Pristine Petal
      #b194ba
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 34.1%
  11. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5983 - Purple Prophet
      #bb9eca
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Purple Prophet / 1248
      #bb9eca
      ΔE = 2.096 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1185
      #b793bf
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Satin Flower / 1185
      #b793bf
      ΔE = 2.114 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  15. Bristol

    1. ★ Iced Grape / P095-W5
      #ba97c8
      ΔE = 2.164 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  16. CIL

    1. ★ Dignity
      #b197c4
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Mardi Gras
      #bd94c2
      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  17. Resene

    1. Wonderland V75-040-318
      #bb97bb
      ΔE = 2.346 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  18. Plascon

    1. Little Smile P5-D2-2
      #b098c4
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
    2. Plum Pudding P6-D2-2
      #b89cbc
      ΔE = 2.535 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  19. Caparol

    1. 75 8 320 / Viola 50
      #b098c4
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  20. Behr

    1. 660D-4 Lilac Rose
      #b39cbd
      ΔE = 2.500 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
    2. 650B-4 Violet Fields
      #b29ec3
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  21. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Japanese Lilac / 7111
      #c19eca
      ΔE = 2.533 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  22. Glidden

    1. Confetti Purple / 40RB 36/264
      #b895c7
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  23. Coronado Paint

    1. 7111 - Japanese Lilac
      #ba93c3
      ΔE = 2.635 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  24. Sico

    1. 6030-42 Violet Bouquet
      #b99aba
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  25. Nippon Paint

    1. Bouquet Violet / NP PB 1406 T
      #bda1c7
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Plum Sparkle / NP PB 1416 T
      #b098b8
      ΔE = 2.869 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
  26. Dupont

    1. CAS715
      #c2a0c9
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 40.8%

#b899c2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b899c2 foreground

For me, painting is a way to forget life. It is a cry in the night, a strangled laugh.

Georges Rouault
<p style="color: #b899c2">…</p>

#b899c2 background

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="background-color: #b899c2">…</p>

#b899c2 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b899c2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12097986
Binary
10111000, 10011001, 11000010
Hexadecimal
#b899c2
LRV
≈ 36.9%
Closest short hex
#b9c ΔE = 2.490
RGB
rgb(184, 153, 194)
RGBA
rgba(184, 153, 194, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.347, g: 0.288, b: 0.365
RYB
red: 0.722%, yellow: 0.600%, blue: 0.761%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4679230 / 0xffb899c2
HSL
hsl(285, 25%, 68%)
HSLA
hsla(285, 25%, 68%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 285° (285.366), saturation: 21% (0.211), value: 76% (0.761)
HSP
hue: 285.366, saturation: 21.134%, perceived brightness: 65.801%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 297.189, S: 32.162, L: 67.178
Cubehelix
H: -81.938, S: 0.303, L: 0.654
TSL
T: 5.239, S: 0.063, L: 0.655
CMYK
cyan: 5% (0.052), magenta: 21% (0.211), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 24% (0.239)
CMY
cyan: 28% (0.278), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 24% (0.239)
XYZ
X: 40.895, Y: 36.868, Z: 55.990
xyY
x: 0.306, y: 0.276, Y: 36.868
CIELab
L: 67.178, a: 18.940, b: -16.821
CIELuv
L: 67.178, u: 14.724, v: -28.663
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.178, C: 25.331, H: 318.392
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.178, C: 32.224, H: 297.189
Hunter-Lab
L: 60.719, a: 13.961, b: -12.169
CIECAM02
J: 58.648, C: 25.765, h: 313.207, Q: 150.882, M: 22.531, s: 38.643, H: 342.980
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.186, jaune: -3.175, green: -2.336
LMS
L: 36.713, M: 34.152, S: 55.685
YCbCr
Y: 159.412, Cb: 141.411, Cr: 138.698
YCgCo
Y: 171.000, Cg: -18.000, Co: 43.500
YDbDr
Y: 166.943, Db: 40.703, Dr: -32.426
YPbPr
Y: 162.555, Pb: 16.935, Pr: 13.614
xvYCC
Y: 155.606, Cb: 142.876, Cr: 139.959
YIQ
Y: 166.943, I: 5.295, Q: 19.312
YUV
Y: 166.943, U: 13.317, V: 14.965
Munsell Color System
7.5P 6/6 ΔE = 3.947
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.937

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