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#bb9997 Hex Color Code

#bb9997 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bb9997 is a medium light shade of red. In the RGB color model #bb9997 is comprised of 73.33% red, 60% green and 59.22% blue. In the HSL color space #bb9997 has a hue of 3° (degrees), 21% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 604.21 nm.

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#bb9997 linear gradient to complementary #98b8ba

  1. #bb9997
  2. #b69e9d
  3. #b1a4a3
  4. #aca9a8
  5. #a6aeae
  6. #9fb3b4
  7. #98b8ba

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9b7b79
  2. #a68583
  3. #b08f8d
  4. #bb9997
  5. #c6a3a1
  6. #d1aeac
  7. #dbb8b6

Tints and Shades

#bb9997 to white

  1. #bb9997
  2. #c6a9a8
  3. #d2bab9
  4. #ddcbca
  5. #e9dcdb
  6. #f4eded
  7. #ffffff

#bb9997 to black

  1. #bb9997
  2. #997e7c
  3. #796362
  4. #594a49
  5. #3c3332
  6. #211d1c
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ P 67-2 U
      #bc9a98
      ΔE = 0.374 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
    2. 2440 CP
      #be9992
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ Pressed Petal
      #bc9795
      ΔE = 0.909 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. ★ 10YR 37/143
      #bd9a96
      ΔE = 1.024 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  3. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Ombre E1
      #bc9795
      ΔE = 0.909 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  4. Caparol

    1. ★ 71 9 27 / Caput Mortuum 40
      #bc9898
      ΔE = 1.023 / LRV ≈ 35.4%
    2. Disco 6
      #bca09c
      ΔE = 2.702 / LRV ≈ 38.2%
  5. CIL

    1. ★ Santa Rosa
      #bd9a96
      ΔE = 1.024 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  6. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Taryn Hills / 8688
      #b79b9a
      ΔE = 1.627 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  7. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / S 3020-R
      #b59695
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. Warm Red / S 3020-R10B
      #b5989b
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  8. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Mauve Mist / 1264
      #bf9a9b
      ΔE = 1.677 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Cherry Malt / 2104-50
      #c29f9c
      ΔE = 2.358 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  9. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dusky Hyacinth
      #b99c98
      ΔE = 1.689 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  10. Craig & Rose

    1. ★ Valley of the Moons
      #b99493
      ΔE = 1.804 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  11. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Awakening / ATC-72
      #bd9e9b
      ΔE = 1.806 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. ★ Tawny Mushroom / 535-5
      #b49997
      ΔE = 1.893 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  12. 1829

    1. ★ Wedgwood Lilac
      #ba9492
      ΔE = 1.834 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  13. Sto

    1. ★ 33221
      #bd9594
      ΔE = 1.839 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
    2. ★ 33333
      #b69899
      ΔE = 1.868 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
  14. Tollens

    1. ★ Rose Victoria | EE170
      #c19895
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  15. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Taryn Hills / 8688
      #b59595
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  16. Berger

    1. ★ Taryn Hills / 8688
      #b59595
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  17. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Taryn Hills
      #b59595
      ΔE = 1.943 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  18. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Awakening / PPG18-05
      #bb9e9b
      ΔE = 1.945 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. ★ Tawny Mushroom / PPG1054-5
      #b39997
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  19. Olympic

    1. ★ Pepperberry C35-3
      #c39c9a
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Tawny Mushroom D37-4
      #b09796
      ΔE = 2.801 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  20. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Dressy Rose - 6024
      #b89d9a
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. ★ Orchid - 0071
      #bc9c9e
      ΔE = 2.191 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  21. Sikkens

    1. ★ C0.10.60
      #c19c97
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. B2.10.60
      #c39e9e
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  22. Peintures MF

    1. ★ AD153-1
      #c19c97
      ΔE = 2.032 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  23. General Paint

    1. ★ Gentle / CL 2564W
      #bf989a
      ΔE = 2.138 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  24. Glidden

    1. ★ Tawny Mushroom / PPG1054-5
      #b39997
      ΔE = 2.162 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Pink Cupola / 90RR 36/087
      #b69d9e
      ΔE = 2.829 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  25. Brighto Paints

    1. 4-50-4 Brick Dust
      #bc9e9f
      ΔE = 2.366 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  26. ICI Paints

    1. Santa Rosa 10YR 37/143
      #b9938f
      ΔE = 2.394 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
    2. Winsome Rose 70RR 37/122
      #b79699
      ΔE = 2.549 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  27. Sico

    1. 6083-41 Discreet Rose
      #bd9c95
      ΔE = 2.426 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 6084-41 Discreet Brown
      #b9a09d
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  28. Kelly-Moore

    1. Tequila Rose / KM914-M
      #b49495
      ΔE = 2.472 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  29. Crown Diamond

    1. 7210-41 Rose Cameo
      #c09f9a
      ΔE = 2.480 / LRV ≈ 38.3%
    2. 7202-41 Discreet Brown
      #b9a09d
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 37.9%
  30. Homebase

    1. Relaxed
      #c49f9c
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  31. Behr

    1. 160E-3 Rose Potpourri
      #c39d97
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. 710B-4 Quiet Refuge
      #b29792
      ΔE = 2.703 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  32. Plascon

    1. Spiced Cognac O1-E2-2
      #b49c9c
      ΔE = 2.741 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  33. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3010-R10B
      #b5918f
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 32.1%
  34. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4155P Teaberry Gray
      #b9a09d
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 37.9%

#bb9997 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bb9997 foreground

The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #bb9997">…</p>

#bb9997 background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #bb9997">…</p>

#bb9997 shadow

Nature is not only all that is visible to the eye.. it also includes the inner pictures of the soul.

Edvard Munch
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bb9997">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12294551
Binary
10111011, 10011001, 10010111
Hexadecimal
#bb9997
LRV
≈ 35.6%
Closest short hex
#b99 ΔE = 0.909
RGB
rgb(187, 153, 151)
RGBA
rgba(187, 153, 151, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.381, g: 0.312, b: 0.308
RYB
red: 0.733%, yellow: 0.600%, blue: 0.592%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4482665 / 0xffbb9997
HSL
hsl(3, 21%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(3, 21%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 3° (3.333), saturation: 19% (0.193), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 3.333, saturation: 19.251%, perceived brightness: 64.194%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 15.881, S: 20.740, L: 66.200
Cubehelix
H: -4.908, S: 0.243, L: 0.639
TSL
T: 3.891, S: 0.070, L: 0.639
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 18% (0.182), yellow: 19% (0.193), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 41% (0.408)
XYZ
X: 37.471, Y: 35.583, Z: 34.167
xyY
x: 0.349, y: 0.332, Y: 35.583
CIELab
L: 66.200, a: 12.314, b: 5.817
CIELuv
L: 66.200, u: 21.199, v: 6.031
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.200, C: 13.619, H: 25.284
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.200, C: 22.040, H: 15.881
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.651, a: 7.737, b: 7.796
CIECAM02
J: 57.678, C: 14.039, h: 22.732, Q: 149.629, M: 12.277, s: 28.644, H: 3.262
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.069, jaune: 0.655, green: -1.911
LMS
L: 37.196, M: 34.246, S: 34.196
YCbCr
Y: 155.969, Cb: 122.090, Cr: 143.068
YCgCo
Y: 161.000, Cg: -8.000, Co: 55.750
YDbDr
Y: 162.938, Db: -17.966, Dr: -45.756
YPbPr
Y: 160.098, Pb: -4.910, Pr: 17.092
xvYCC
Y: 153.496, Cb: 123.687, Cr: 143.014
YIQ
Y: 162.938, I: 20.897, Q: 6.567
YUV
Y: 162.938, U: -5.873, V: 21.110
Munsell Color System
10RP 7/4 ΔE = 4.926
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 13.940

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