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#bb9999 / #b99 Hex Color Code

#bb9999 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bb9999 / #b99 is a medium light shade of red. In the RGB color model #bb9999 is comprised of 73.33% red, 60% green and 60% blue. In the HSL color space #bb9999 has a hue of 0° (degrees), 20% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 611.37 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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#bb9999 linear gradient to complementary #9ab9ba

  1. #bb9999 / #b99
  2. #b79f9e
  3. #b2a4a4
  4. #ada9a9
  5. #a7afaf
  6. #a1b4b4
  7. #9ab9ba

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9b7b7b
  2. #a68585
  3. #b08f8f
  4. #bb9999 / #b99
  5. #c6a3a3
  6. #d1aeae
  7. #dbb8b8

Tints and Shades

#bb9999 to white

  1. #bb9999 / #b99
  2. #c6a9a9
  3. #d2baba
  4. #ddcbcb
  5. #e8dcdc
  6. #f4eded
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#bb9999 to black

  1. #bb9999 / #b99
  2. #997e7e
  3. #796363
  4. #594a4a
  5. #3c3333
  6. #211d1d
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Mauve Mist / 1264
      #bf9a9b
      ΔE = 1.087 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. Cherry Malt / 2104-50
      #c29f9c
      ΔE = 2.639 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  2. Dulux

    1. ★ Pressed Petal
      #bc9795
      ΔE = 1.340 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. ★ 10YR 37/143
      #bd9a96
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  3. Levis

    1. ★ Atl Ombre E1
      #bc9795
      ΔE = 1.340 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  4. Sto

    1. ★ 33333
      #b69899
      ΔE = 1.351 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ 33221
      #bd9594
      ΔE = 1.920 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  5. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Orchid - 0071
      #bc9c9e
      ΔE = 1.475 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Dressy Rose - 6024
      #b89d9a
      ΔE = 2.352 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
  6. General Paint

    1. ★ Gentle / CL 2564W
      #bf989a
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  7. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Taryn Hills / 8688
      #b79b9a
      ΔE = 1.582 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  8. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / S 3020-R
      #b59695
      ΔE = 1.666 / LRV ≈ 33.8%
    2. ★ Warm Red / S 3020-R10B
      #b5989b
      ΔE = 2.105 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  9. Berger

    1. ★ Taryn Hills / 8688
      #b59595
      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  10. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Taryn Hills / 8688
      #b59595
      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  11. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Taryn Hills
      #b59595
      ΔE = 1.757 / LRV ≈ 33.5%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Winsome Rose 70RR 37/122
      #b79699
      ΔE = 1.815 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Santa Rosa 10YR 37/143
      #b9938f
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 33.2%
  13. CIL

    1. ★ Santa Rosa
      #bd9a96
      ΔE = 1.869 / LRV ≈ 36.1%
  14. Craig & Rose

    1. ★ Valley of the Moons
      #b99493
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  15. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-50-4 Brick Dust
      #bc9e9f
      ΔE = 1.923 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  16. Caparol

    1. ★ 71 9 30 / Korall 40
      #b8989c
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
    2. 1822
      #b89498
      ΔE = 2.421 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  17. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Tawny Mushroom / 535-5
      #b49997
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 34.7%
    2. ★ Awakening / ATC-72
      #bd9e9b
      ΔE = 2.158 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  18. 1829

    1. ★ Wedgwood Lilac
      #ba9492
      ΔE = 2.118 / LRV ≈ 33.7%
  19. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Tequila Rose / KM914-M
      #b49495
      ΔE = 2.152 / LRV ≈ 33.1%
  20. Olympic

    1. ★ Pepperberry C35-3
      #c39c9a
      ΔE = 2.214 / LRV ≈ 37.7%
    2. Tawny Mushroom D37-4
      #b09796
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 33.6%
  21. Sikkens

    1. ★ B2.10.60
      #c39e9e
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. C0.10.60
      #c19c97
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Dusky Hyacinth
      #b99c98
      ΔE = 2.267 / LRV ≈ 36.4%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Awakening / PPG18-05
      #bb9e9b
      ΔE = 2.273 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
    2. Tawny Mushroom / PPG1054-5
      #b39997
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
  24. Glidden

    1. Tawny Mushroom / PPG1054-5
      #b39997
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 34.6%
    2. Pink Cupola / 90RR 36/087
      #b69d9e
      ΔE = 2.473 / LRV ≈ 36.5%
  25. Tollens

    1. Rose Victoria | EE170
      #c19895
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  26. Coronado Paint

    1. 8696 - Pampered Pink
      #b9999e
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  27. Sico

    1. 6082-41 Venician Sky
      #c29f9d
      ΔE = 2.464 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  28. Plascon

    1. Spiced Cognac O1-E2-2
      #b49c9c
      ΔE = 2.548 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  29. Pantone / PMS

    1. P 66-11 C
      #c2979a
      ΔE = 2.550 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
    2. 5005 UP
      #b59192
      ΔE = 2.874 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  30. Peintures MF

    1. AD153-1
      #c19c97
      ΔE = 2.709 / LRV ≈ 37.4%
  31. Behr

    1. 140E-3 Rose Bisque
      #c4a09f
      ΔE = 2.848 / LRV ≈ 39.4%
  32. Homebase

    1. Relaxed
      #c49f9c
      ΔE = 2.896 / LRV ≈ 38.9%

#bb9999 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bb9999 foreground

The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery.

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #b99">…</p>

#bb9999 background

I want to touch people with my art. I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #b99">…</p>

#bb9999 shadow

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b99">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12294553
Binary
10111011, 10011001, 10011001
Hexadecimal
#bb9999 / #b99
LRV
≈ 35.6%
RGB
rgb(187, 153, 153)
RGBA
rgba(187, 153, 153, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.379, g: 0.310, b: 0.310
RYB
red: 73.333%, yellow: 60.000%, blue: 60.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4482663 / 0xffbb9999
HSL
hsl(0, 20%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(0, 20%, 67%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 0° (0.000), saturation: 18% (0.182), value: 73% (0.733)
HSP
hue: 360.000, saturation: 18.182%, perceived brightness: 64.277%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 12.174, S: 20.952, L: 66.250
Cubehelix
H: -8.190, S: 0.237, L: 0.640
TSL
T: 3.946, S: 0.069, L: 0.640
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 18% (0.182), yellow: 18% (0.182), key: 27% (0.267)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 40% (0.400)
XYZ
X: 37.635, Y: 35.648, Z: 35.029
xyY
x: 0.347, y: 0.329, Y: 35.648
CIELab
L: 66.250, a: 12.630, b: 4.769
CIELuv
L: 66.250, u: 20.992, v: 4.529
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 66.250, C: 13.501, H: 20.687
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 66.250, C: 21.475, H: 12.174
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.706, a: 8.027, b: 7.009
CIECAM02
J: 57.734, C: 14.038, h: 18.784, Q: 149.701, M: 12.276, s: 28.636, H: 398.581
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.075, jaune: 0.483, green: -1.944
LMS
L: 37.204, M: 34.247, S: 35.045
YCbCr
Y: 156.165, Cb: 122.968, Cr: 142.926
YCgCo
Y: 161.500, Cg: -8.500, Co: 55.250
YDbDr
Y: 163.166, Db: -15.300, Dr: -45.322
YPbPr
Y: 160.242, Pb: -3.910, Pr: 17.000
xvYCC
Y: 153.620, Cb: 124.565, Cr: 142.933
YIQ
Y: 163.166, I: 20.254, Q: 7.190
YUV
Y: 163.166, U: -5.001, V: 20.910
Munsell Color System
10RP 7/4 ΔE = 4.711
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 13.836

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