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#b9978e Hex Color Code

#b9978e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b9978e is a medium light shade of red-orange. In the RGB color model #b9978e is comprised of 72.55% red, 59.22% green and 55.69% blue. In the HSL color space #b9978e has a hue of 13° (degrees), 23% saturation and 64% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 592.87 nm.

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#b9978e linear gradient to complementary #8eb1b9

  1. #b9978e
  2. #b39b95
  3. #ada09c
  4. #a7a4a3
  5. #9fa9aa
  6. #97adb2
  7. #8eb1b9

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9a7971
  2. #a4837a
  3. #af8d84
  4. #b9978e
  5. #c4a198
  6. #ceaba2
  7. #d9b6ac

Tints and Shades

#b9978e to white

  1. #b9978e
  2. #c5a8a0
  3. #d1b9b2
  4. #dccac5
  5. #e8dbd8
  6. #f4edeb
  7. #ffffff

#b9978e to black

  1. #b9978e
  2. #987c75
  3. #77625d
  4. #594a46
  5. #3c3230
  6. #211c1b
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / S 3020-Y90R
      #ba978e
      ΔE = 0.278 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ Sienna Brown / S 3020-Y80R
      #ba978a
      ΔE = 1.685 / LRV ≈ 34.4%
  2. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-2-4 Blush Beige
      #bb988f
      ΔE = 0.534 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 5-3-4 Burke & Wills
      #ae958c
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 32.4%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Moonwalk / T136-6
      #bd988e
      ΔE = 1.059 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
    2. ★ Rose Blossom / T08 124-3
      #bf9a8f
      ΔE = 1.730 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  4. Plascon

    1. ★ Café Beige O1-D2-1
      #b8948c
      ΔE = 1.161 / LRV ≈ 33.3%
    2. ★ Tan Tone O3-D2-1
      #b8988c
      ΔE = 1.452 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  5. Sikkens

    1. ★ C8.10.60
      #ba9b90
      ΔE = 1.711 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. C0.10.60
      #c19c97
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  6. Levis

    1. ★ Mild Plum
      #b3948d
      ΔE = 1.741 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
    2. ★ Aroma
      #ba9c91
      ΔE = 2.060 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2440 U
      #b4938c
      ΔE = 1.774 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. ★ 2440 C
      #b59289
      ΔE = 1.811 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  8. General Paint

    1. ★ Time Warp / CL 2584M
      #b3938b
      ΔE = 1.778 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Santa Rosa / 10YR 37/143
      #c09a91
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  10. Behr

    1. ★ Michel Rose C70-21
      #bf988c
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. 710B-4 Quiet Refuge
      #b29792
      ΔE = 2.441 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  11. Resene

    1. ★ Del Rio BR71-025-048
      #b5998e
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Quicksand BR73-036-041
      #c3988b
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  12. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Reuben Ridge / KM4109-2
      #b5988c
      ΔE = 1.986 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Tricycle Taupe / HL 4248-2
      #b29a93
      ΔE = 2.665 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  13. Flügger

    1. ★ Annas Closet (IN-760)
      #b69a8f
      ΔE = 1.994 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  14. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Rockville Chs-10
      #c19990
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. Iris Mauve / PPG1016-5
      #b39b94
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  15. Sico

    1. ★ 6083-41 Discreet Rose
      #bd9c95
      ΔE = 2.038 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 07/18
      #bc9488
      ΔE = 2.057 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
    2. ★ 70 10 40 / Cameo 45
      #b89894
      ΔE = 2.235 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  17. Chrysler

    1. ★ Sunset Beige
      #bf958c
      ΔE = 2.104 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. Fawn
      #c19d95
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  18. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Wood Rose
      #b49189
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  19. Brillux

    1. ★ 24.09.16
      #c19a8e
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
    2. 27.09.18
      #c49d94
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  20. Porter Paints

    1. Iris Mauve / 528-5
      #b59b94
      ΔE = 2.321 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
  21. Coronado Paint

    1. 8649 - Stream Stone
      #b59b90
      ΔE = 2.531 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
  22. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Plush Suede / 1097
      #b1928c
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  23. California Paints

    1. DE 6053 - Plush Suede
      #b1928c
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  24. ICI Paints

    1. Coral Sand 60YR 39/154
      #bc9889
      ΔE = 2.543 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. Taupestone 50YR 38/169
      #bf9788
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  25. Dulux

    1. 10YR 37/143
      #bd9a96
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  26. CIL

    1. Santa Rosa
      #bd9a96
      ΔE = 2.596 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. Rosedale / 1180
      #c0988a
      ΔE = 2.624 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Baywood Brown / 1234
      #b6998b
      ΔE = 2.680 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  28. Earthpaint

    1. 5-4-3 Taupe Tone
      #b79b8e
      ΔE = 2.656 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
  29. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3010-Y90R
      #b89086
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 31.9%
    2. S 3005-Y80R
      #ba9e93
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  30. Glidden

    1. Iris Mauve / PPG1016-5
      #b39b94
      ΔE = 2.730 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  31. Valspar Paint

    1. La Fonda Sonoran
      #c1998b
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Dusky Hyacinth
      #b99c98
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  32. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Topaz Tease / 8640
      #c49990
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  33. Rodda Paint

    1. Topaz Tease 8640
      #c49990
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  34. Tikkurila

    1. 2667 / Lokka
      #b39184
      ΔE = 2.921 / LRV ≈ 31.5%
    2. 536X
      #ae9389
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 31.7%
  35. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4125P Frontier Shadow
      #c09f97
      ΔE = 2.968 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
    2. 4115P Mauve Gray
      #c39e94
      ΔE = 2.981 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  36. Peintures MF

    1. AD153-1
      #c19c97
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 37.4%

#b9978e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b9978e foreground

An artist cannot fail; it is a success to be one.

Charles Horton Cooley
<p style="color: #b9978e">…</p>

#b9978e background

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson
<p style="background-color: #b9978e">…</p>

#b9978e shadow

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9978e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12162958
Binary
10111001, 10010111, 10001110
Hexadecimal
#b9978e
LRV
≈ 34.4%
Closest short hex
#b98 ΔE = 3.277
RGB
rgb(185, 151, 142)
RGBA
rgba(185, 151, 142, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.387, g: 0.316, b: 0.297
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.601%, blue: 0.557%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4614258 / 0xffb9978e
HSL
hsl(13, 23%, 64%)
HSLA
hsla(13, 23%, 64%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 13° (12.558), saturation: 23% (0.232), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 12.558, saturation: 23.243%, perceived brightness: 63.131%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 27.046, S: 19.307, L: 65.280
Cubehelix
H: 5.094, S: 0.270, L: 0.628
TSL
T: 3.711, S: 0.076, L: 0.628
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 18% (0.184), yellow: 23% (0.232), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 44% (0.443)
XYZ
X: 35.957, Y: 34.402, Z: 30.332
xyY
x: 0.357, y: 0.342, Y: 34.402
CIELab
L: 65.280, a: 11.273, b: 9.518
CIELuv
L: 65.280, u: 21.937, v: 11.199
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.280, C: 14.754, H: 40.175
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.280, C: 24.630, H: 27.046
Hunter-Lab
L: 58.653, a: 6.786, b: 10.396
CIECAM02
J: 56.636, C: 14.636, h: 35.498, Q: 148.271, M: 12.799, s: 29.380, H: 19.779
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.050, jaune: 1.261, green: -1.799
LMS
L: 36.202, M: 33.283, S: 30.404
YCbCr
Y: 153.565, Cb: 119.017, Cr: 143.565
YCgCo
Y: 157.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 57.000
YDbDr
Y: 160.140, Db: -27.297, Dr: -47.275
YPbPr
Y: 157.594, Pb: -8.410, Pr: 17.414
xvYCC
Y: 151.345, Cb: 120.612, Cr: 143.297
YIQ
Y: 160.140, I: 23.146, Q: 4.389
YUV
Y: 160.140, U: -8.925, V: 21.810
Munsell Color System
7.5R 6/4 ΔE = 4.281
Brand Color
StackOverflow ΔE = 13.922

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