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Natural Color System / NCS S 1040-R60B / #b99ae6 Hex Color Code

#b99ae6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b99ae6 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #b99ae6 is comprised of 72.55% red, 60.39% green and 90.2% blue. In the HSL color space #b99ae6 has a hue of 264° (degrees), 60% saturation and 75% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 565.3 nm.

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

#b99ae6 linear gradient to complementary #bfd5ab

  1. #b99ae6
  2. #bca4dd
  3. #beaed3
  4. #bfb8c9
  5. #c0c2bf
  6. #c0cbb5
  7. #bfd5ab

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #987bc4
  2. #a385cf
  3. #ae8fdb
  4. #b99ae6
  5. #c4a5f2
  6. #d0b0fd
  7. #dbbbff

Tones

  1. #b99ae6
  2. #bba0e0
  3. #bca7da
  4. #beadd3
  5. #bfb3cd
  6. #c0bac6
  7. #c0c0c0

Tints and Shades

#b99ae6 to white

  1. #b99ae6
  2. #c5aaea
  3. #d1bbef
  4. #ddccf3
  5. #e8ddf7
  6. #f4eefb
  7. #ffffff

#b99ae6 to black

  1. #b99ae6
  2. #987fbc
  3. #776493
  4. #594b6c
  5. #3c3348
  6. #211d26
  7. #000000

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      #b898ec
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
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      #b4a0e4
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  2. Plascon

    1. Candy Tuft P3-B2-1
      #b094dc
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Petal Poise P4-B2-1
      #b894d8
      ΔE = 2.946 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. 264 U
      #bfa1e3
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 42.1%
    2. 2645 C
      #ad96dc
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 35.9%

#b99ae6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b99ae6 foreground

As practice makes perfect, I cannot but make progress; each drawing one makes, each study one paints, is a step forward.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #b99ae6">…</p>

#b99ae6 background

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b99ae6">…</p>

#b99ae6 shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b99ae6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12163814
Binary
10111001, 10011010, 11100110
Hexadecimal
#b99ae6
LRV
≈ 39.1%
Closest short hex
#b9e ΔE = 1.584
RGB
rgb(185, 154, 230)
RGBA
rgba(185, 154, 230, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.325, g: 0.271, b: 0.404
RYB
red: 0.725%, yellow: 0.604%, blue: 0.902%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4613402 / 0xffb99ae6
HSL
hsl(264, 60%, 75%)
HSLA
hsla(264, 60%, 75%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 264° (264.474), saturation: 33% (0.330), value: 90% (0.902)
HSP
hue: 264.474, saturation: 33.043%, perceived brightness: 68.133%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 280.695, S: 70.444, L: 68.852
Cubehelix
H: -101.407, S: 0.556, L: 0.673
TSL
T: -3.980, S: 0.085, L: 0.674
CMYK
cyan: 20% (0.196), magenta: 33% (0.330), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 10% (0.098)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.275), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 10% (0.098)
XYZ
X: 45.843, Y: 39.139, Z: 79.987
xyY
x: 0.278, y: 0.237, Y: 39.139
CIELab
L: 68.852, a: 26.377, b: -34.165
CIELuv
L: 68.852, u: 10.953, v: -57.993
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 68.852, C: 43.162, H: 307.670
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 68.852, C: 59.018, H: 280.695
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.561, a: 21.319, b: -32.012
CIECAM02
J: 60.449, C: 41.369, h: 296.600, Q: 153.181, M: 36.177, s: 48.597, H: 332.037
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.275, jaune: -6.244, green: -2.663
LMS
L: 37.418, M: 34.671, S: 79.329
YCbCr
Y: 163.701, Cb: 156.776, Cr: 136.213
YCgCo
Y: 180.750, Cg: -26.750, Co: 35.000
YDbDr
Y: 171.933, Db: 87.358, Dr: -24.831
YPbPr
Y: 166.075, Pb: 34.435, Pr: 12.004
xvYCC
Y: 158.629, Cb: 158.249, Cr: 138.545
YIQ
Y: 171.933, I: -5.949, Q: 30.201
YUV
Y: 171.933, U: 28.577, V: 11.464
Munsell Color System
2.5P 6/8 ΔE = 8.112
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.937

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