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#b998d8 Hex Color Code

#b998d8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b998d8 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b998d8 is comprised of 72.55% red, 59.61% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #b998d8 has a hue of 271° (degrees), 45% saturation and 72% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 563.24 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#b998d8 linear gradient to complementary #b4cca4

  1. #b998d8
  2. #b9a1d0
  3. #b9aac7
  4. #b9b2bf
  5. #b8bbb6
  6. #b6c4ad
  7. #b4cca4

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9979b7
  2. #a383c2
  3. #ae8ecd
  4. #b998d8
  5. #c4a3e3
  6. #cfadef
  7. #dab8fa

Tones

  1. #b998d8
  2. #b99dd3
  3. #b9a3cd
  4. #b9a8c8
  5. #b9aec3
  6. #b9b3bd
  7. #b8b8b8

Tints and Shades

#b998d8 to white

  1. #b998d8
  2. #c5a9df
  3. #d1bae5
  4. #dccbec
  5. #e8dcf2
  6. #f4edf9
  7. #ffffff

#b998d8 to black

  1. #b998d8
  2. #987db0
  3. #77638a
  4. #594a66
  5. #3c3244
  6. #211c24
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Ice / 143-5
      #b698ce
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  2. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Ice 143-5
      #b698ce
      ΔE = 2.179 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 2073 C
      #af95d3
      ΔE = 2.323 / LRV ≈ 35.3%
    2. 2073 U
      #ae96d4
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  4. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Amethyst Show / 1279
      #bd97cf
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  5. California Paints

    1. DE 5990 - Amethyst Show
      #bd97cf
      ΔE = 2.436 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  6. Plascon

    1. Heather Ash P4-C2-2
      #b49cd0
      ΔE = 2.809 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Candy Tuft P3-B2-1
      #b094dc
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  7. Resene

    1. Biloba Flower V76-058-296
      #ae99d2
      ΔE = 2.818 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R60B
      #b99ae6
      ΔE = 2.890 / LRV ≈ 39.1%

#b998d8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b998d8 foreground

A great artist is always before his time or behind it.

George Moore
<p style="color: #b998d8">…</p>

#b998d8 background

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="background-color: #b998d8">…</p>

#b998d8 shadow

The emotions are sometimes so strong that I work without knowing it. The strokes come like speech.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b998d8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12163288
Binary
10111001, 10011000, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#b998d8
LRV
≈ 37.7%
Closest short hex
#b9d ΔE = 0.999
RGB
rgb(185, 152, 216)
RGBA
rgba(185, 152, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.335, g: 0.275, b: 0.391
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.596%, blue: 0.847%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4613928 / 0xffb998d8
HSL
hsl(271, 45%, 72%)
HSLA
hsla(271, 45%, 72%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 271° (270.938), saturation: 30% (0.296), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 270.938, saturation: 29.630%, perceived brightness: 66.913%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 285.688, S: 55.471, L: 67.820
Cubehelix
H: -95.249, S: 0.461, L: 0.663
TSL
T: 5.652, S: 0.078, L: 0.663
CMYK
cyan: 14% (0.144), magenta: 30% (0.296), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 40% (0.404), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 43.628, Y: 37.729, Z: 69.936
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.249, Y: 37.729
CIELab
L: 67.820, a: 24.402, b: -28.044
CIELuv
L: 67.820, u: 13.352, v: -47.540
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.820, C: 37.174, H: 311.028
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.820, C: 49.379, H: 285.688
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.424, a: 19.293, b: -24.510
CIECAM02
J: 59.354, C: 36.216, h: 302.285, Q: 151.788, M: 31.670, s: 45.678, H: 335.670
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.246, jaune: -5.164, green: -2.709
LMS
L: 36.821, M: 33.775, S: 69.420
YCbCr
Y: 161.321, Cb: 151.212, Cr: 137.943
YCgCo
Y: 176.250, Cg: -24.250, Co: 38.500
YDbDr
Y: 169.163, Db: 70.462, Dr: -30.101
YPbPr
Y: 163.637, Pb: 28.205, Pr: 13.556
xvYCC
Y: 156.535, Cb: 152.776, Cr: 139.908
YIQ
Y: 169.163, I: -0.902, Q: 26.891
YUV
Y: 169.163, U: 23.050, V: 13.894
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/8 ΔE = 6.131
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.603

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