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#b997ae Hex Color Code

#b997ae Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b997ae is a medium light shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #b997ae is comprised of 72.55% red, 59.22% green and 68.24% blue. In the HSL color space #b997ae has a hue of 319° (degrees), 20% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 524.79 nm.

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Color Schemes

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#b997ae linear gradient to complementary #99b7a5

  1. #b997ae
  2. #b49dad
  3. #afa2ab
  4. #aaa8aa
  5. #a5ada8
  6. #9fb2a7
  7. #99b7a5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9a798f
  2. #a48399
  3. #ae8da4
  4. #b997ae
  5. #c4a1b8
  6. #ceacc3
  7. #d9b6ce

Tints and Shades

#b997ae to white

  1. #b997ae
  2. #c5a8bb
  3. #d0b9c8
  4. #dccad6
  5. #e8dbe3
  6. #f3edf1
  7. #ffffff

#b997ae to black

  1. #b997ae
  2. #977c8f
  3. #776270
  4. #594a54
  5. #3c3238
  6. #211c1f
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dulux

    1. ★ Heather Bloom 3
      #b897af
      ΔE = 0.543 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. ★ 90RB 37/175
      #b99ab1
      ΔE = 1.173 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  2. Sico

    1. ★ 6043-42 Hint of Amethyst
      #b999b1
      ΔE = 0.967 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  3. CIL

    1. ★ Dreamland
      #b999b1
      ΔE = 0.967 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. Raspberry Touch
      #c39bb0
      ΔE = 2.828 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  4. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7366-42 Hint of Amethyst
      #b999b1
      ΔE = 0.967 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Caribbean Sunset / 1377
      #bc96af
      ΔE = 1.040 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  6. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ April 32-7
      #bd97b0
      ΔE = 1.119 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. ★ Rosy Lavender 30-8
      #b698b3
      ΔE = 2.135 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  7. Sikkens

    1. ★ Y0.10.60
      #b79ab0
      ΔE = 1.408 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. X7.13.58
      #b395b1
      ΔE = 2.649 / LRV ≈ 34.3%
  8. Caparol

    1. ★ 70 9 360 / Flamenco 80
      #b894a8
      ΔE = 1.769 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  9. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4368 Dreamland 90RB 37/175
      #b393ab
      ΔE = 1.826 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. Rose of Sharon 90RB 40/137
      #b79daf
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  10. Focoltone

    1. ★ 5009
      #be99ad
      ΔE = 1.886 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. 2239
      #b498a8
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  11. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Grape Soda / HL 4247-2
      #b498aa
      ΔE = 1.974 / LRV ≈ 35.1%
    2. ★ Lady Like / KM3749-2
      #b397a9
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  12. Taubmans

    1. ★ Royal Affair / T12 34.E8
      #bb99ab
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. Purple Savvy / T51-5
      #bd9fb2
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
  13. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Dusk / 70RB 36/156
      #b59aac
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. Dreamland / 90RB 37/175
      #bd99ab
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  14. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Dark Rose Coral
      #c19bb3
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  15. Peintures MF

    1. ★ Mélia
      #b298ab
      ΔE = 2.144 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
    2. Lilas-des-Indes
      #b397a8
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  16. Olympic

    1. ★ Mauve Magic A41-4
      #b994b1
      ΔE = 2.168 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  17. Beckers

    1. ★ Syrén 699 / S 2818-R37B
      #b497a8
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  18. General Paint

    1. ★ Want It / CL 1304M
      #be98b5
      ΔE = 2.247 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  19. Plascon

    1. ★ Lovers Tryst P7-D2-2
      #b89cb4
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 37.3%
  20. Brighto Paints

    1. 3-45-4 Sugar Pink
      #b89bb5
      ΔE = 2.332 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  21. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 5152T Sonia Mauve
      #b291a9
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Amethyst Purple
      #c195b0
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
    2. Globe Thistle
      #bb9cad
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  23. Pantone / PMS

    1. 5155 U
      #b99eb2
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. 5215 C
      #af95a6
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4345
      #bd9bac
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 37.2%
  25. Tollens

    1. T2100-2
      #ba96b5
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  26. TRUMATCH

    1. 40-d4
      #b492af
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 33.4%
    2. 42-d3
      #be9ab8
      ΔE = 2.836 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  27. Diamond Vogel

    1. Fashionably Plum / 1205
      #b590ac
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  28. Colortrend

    1. 1205
      #b590ac
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 32.7%
  29. Resene

    1. London Hue V72-025-327
      #ae94ab
      ΔE = 2.854 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  30. Laura Ashley

    1. 310 Dark Burgundy 4
      #bb94a6
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  31. Behr

    1. 690D-4 Taste Of Berry
      #c49cb3
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 38.8%

#b997ae HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b997ae foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #b997ae">…</p>

#b997ae background

If you ask me what I came to do in this world, I, an artist, will answer you: I am here to live out loud.

Émile Zola
<p style="background-color: #b997ae">…</p>

#b997ae shadow

I paint for myself. I don't know how to do anything else, anyway. Also I have to earn my living, and occupy myself.

Francis Bacon
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b997ae">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12162990
Binary
10111001, 10010111, 10101110
Hexadecimal
#b997ae
LRV
≈ 35.5%
Closest short hex
#b9a ΔE = 2.463
RGB
rgb(185, 151, 174)
RGBA
rgba(185, 151, 174, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.363, g: 0.296, b: 0.341
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.592%, blue: 0.682%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4614226 / 0xffb997ae
HSL
hsl(319, 20%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(319, 20%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 319° (319.412), saturation: 18% (0.184), value: 73% (0.725)
HSP
hue: 319.412, saturation: 18.378%, perceived brightness: 64.520%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 324.067, S: 22.839, L: 66.140
Cubehelix
H: -52.831, S: 0.229, L: 0.642
TSL
T: 4.635, S: 0.064, L: 0.642
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 18% (0.184), yellow: 6% (0.059), key: 27% (0.275)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 41% (0.408), yellow: 32% (0.318)
XYZ
X: 38.714, Y: 35.504, Z: 44.850
xyY
x: 0.325, y: 0.298, Y: 35.504
CIELab
L: 66.140, a: 16.584, b: -7.189
CIELuv
L: 66.140, u: 18.531, v: -13.431
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.140, C: 18.075, H: 336.562
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.140, C: 22.887, H: 324.067
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.586, a: 11.699, b: -2.917
CIECAM02
J: 57.574, C: 18.859, h: 336.158, Q: 149.494, M: 16.492, s: 33.214, H: 359.920
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.138, jaune: -1.527, green: -2.310
LMS
L: 36.338, M: 33.304, S: 44.704
YCbCr
Y: 156.701, Cb: 133.065, Cr: 141.293
YCgCo
Y: 165.250, Cg: -14.250, Co: 49.000
YDbDr
Y: 163.788, Db: 15.359, Dr: -40.331
YPbPr
Y: 159.898, Pb: 7.590, Pr: 15.942
xvYCC
Y: 153.324, Cb: 134.667, Cr: 142.004
YIQ
Y: 163.788, I: 12.865, Q: 14.346
YUV
Y: 163.788, U: 5.027, V: 18.610
Munsell Color System
10P 6/6 ΔE = 3.261
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 13.631

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