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#b979b9 Hex Color Code

#b979b9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b979b9 is a medium light shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #b979b9 is comprised of 72.55% red, 47.45% green and 72.55% blue. In the HSL color space #b979b9 has a hue of 300° (degrees), 31% saturation and 60% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 549.13 nm.

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#b979b9 linear gradient to complementary #7bb786

  1. #b979b9
  2. #b185b1
  3. #a990a9
  4. #9f9ba0
  5. #95a498
  6. #89ae8f
  7. #7bb786

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9c5e9d
  2. #a667a6
  3. #af70b0
  4. #b979b9
  5. #c382c3
  6. #cc8bcc
  7. #d694d6

Tones

  1. #b979b9
  2. #b47fb4
  3. #af85ae
  4. #aa8aa9
  5. #a58fa4
  6. #9f949e
  7. #999999

Tints and Shades

#b979b9 to White

  1. #b979b9
  2. #c58fc5
  3. #d1a5d0
  4. #ddbbdc
  5. #e9d2e7
  6. #f4e8f3
  7. #ffffff

#b979b9 to Black

  1. #b979b9
  2. #986497
  3. #775077
  4. #593d58
  5. #3c2a3b
  6. #211921
  7. #000000

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    1. ★ 2573
      #b878bf
      ΔE = 1.704
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#b979b9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b979b9 foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #b979b9">…</p>

#b979b9 background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #b979b9">…</p>

#b979b9 shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b979b9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12155321
Binary
10111001, 01111001, 10111001
Hexadecimal
#b979b9
Closest short hex
#b7b ΔE = 0.837
RGB
rgb(185, 121, 185)
RGBA
rgba(185, 121, 185, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.377, g: 0.246, b: 0.377
RYB
red: 72.549%, yellow: 47.451%, blue: 72.549%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4621895 / 0xffb979b9
HSL
hsl(300, 31%, 60%)
HSLA
hsla(300, 31%, 60%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 300° (300.000), saturation: 35% (0.346), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 300.000, saturation: 34.595, perceived brightness: 59.122
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 307.724, S: 38.347, L: 59.428
Cubehelix
H: -70.041, S: 0.478, L: 0.577
TSL
T: 4.957, S: 0.130, L: 0.578
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 35 (0.346), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 27 (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27 (0.275), magenta: 53 (0.525), yellow: 27 (0.275)
XYZ
X: 35.601, Y: 27.493, Z: 49.321
xyY
x: 0.317, y: 0.245, Y: 27.493
CIELab
L: 59.428, a: 35.301, b: -23.550
CIELuv
L: 59.428, u: 31.760, v: -41.057
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 59.428, C: 42.436, H: 326.292
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 59.428, C: 51.907, H: 307.724
Hunter-Lab
L: 52.434, a: 29.437, b: -19.066
CIECAM02
J: 50.701, C: 40.623, h: 325.446, Q: 140.287, M: 35.524, s: 50.322, H: 351.728
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.250, jaune: -4.585, green: -5.061
LMS
L: 29.890, M: 21.922, S: 48.983
YCbCr
Y: 142.659, Cb: 146.624, Cr: 151.552
YCgCo
Y: 153.000, Cg: -32.000, Co: 46.250
YDbDr
Y: 147.432, Db: 56.512, Dr: -71.424
YPbPr
Y: 139.240, Pb: 24.640, Pr: 29.056
xvYCC
Y: 135.583, Cb: 149.645, Cr: 153.524
YIQ
Y: 147.432, I: 17.565, Q: 33.446
YUV
Y: 147.432, U: 18.489, V: 32.959
Munsell Color System
7.5P 6/10 ΔE = 4.310
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.505

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