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#bb99cc / #b9c Hex Color Code

#bb99cc Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bb99cc / #b9c is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bb99cc is comprised of 73.33% red, 60% green and 80% blue. In the HSL color space #bb99cc has a hue of 280° (degrees), 33% saturation and 70% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 559.76 nm.

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

#bb99cc linear gradient to complementary #a9c4a1

  1. #bb99cc
  2. #b9a1c5
  3. #b7a8be
  4. #b4afb7
  5. #b1b6b0
  6. #adbda8
  7. #a9c4a1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9b7aab
  2. #a584b6
  3. #b08fc1
  4. #bb99cc
  5. #c6a4d7
  6. #d1aee2
  7. #dcb9ee

Tones

  1. #bb99cc
  2. #ba9dc8
  3. #b9a2c4
  4. #b8a6c0
  5. #b6abbb
  6. #b5afb7
  7. #b3b3b3

Tints and Shades

#bb99cc to white

  1. #bb99cc
  2. #c6aad4
  3. #d2badd
  4. #ddcbe5
  5. #e8dcee
  6. #f4eef6
  7. #ffffff

#bb99cc to black

  1. #bb99cc
  2. #997ea7
  3. #796483
  4. #594a61
  5. #3c3341
  6. #211d23
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Bristol

    1. ★ Iced Grape / P095-W5
      #ba97c8
      ΔE = 0.960 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Iced Grape / T12 35.F1
      #ba97c8
      ΔE = 0.960 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
    2. ★ Jacinda Purple / T08 20-3
      #b896c5
      ΔE = 1.611 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Amethyst Show / 1279
      #bd97cf
      ΔE = 1.309 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Purple Premiere / 1214
      #b9a0d2
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  4. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 16-3617 TPG
      #bb97c6
      ΔE = 1.467 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. ★ 2572 XGC
      #bd96c5
      ΔE = 2.029 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Confetti Purple / 40RB 36/264
      #b895c7
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Grape Ice 143-5
      #b698ce
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Grape Ice / 143-5
      #b698ce
      ΔE = 1.540 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  8. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Cut Velvet / 1192
      #b594c9
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  9. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1192
      #b594c9
      ΔE = 1.999 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  10. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-43-4 Cupid
      #bd9dc9
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 39.2%
    2. 1-42-4 Velvet Touch
      #b19bca
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 37.1%
  11. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 39-e
      #b89dc9
      ΔE = 2.084 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
    2. 40-d1
      #b99cc4
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 38.1%
  12. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5983 - Purple Prophet
      #bb9eca
      ΔE = 2.139 / LRV ≈ 39.3%
    2. DE 5969 - Purple Premiere
      #b9a0d2
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  13. Plascon

    1. Dusty Mauve P5-C2-2
      #bca0d0
      ΔE = 2.407 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
    2. Heather Ash P4-C2-2
      #b49cd0
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
  14. Coronado Paint

    1. 7111 - Japanese Lilac
      #ba93c3
      ΔE = 2.501 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  15. ICI Paints

    1. 4311 Sweet Lilac 45RB 44/242
      #b99ec8
      ΔE = 2.516 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
    2. Purpling 40RB 43/233
      #b69ec7
      ΔE = 2.917 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  16. CIL

    1. Dignity
      #b197c4
      ΔE = 2.584 / LRV ≈ 35.5%
    2. Mardi Gras
      #bd94c2
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 35.9%
  17. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Japanese Lilac / 7111
      #c19eca
      ΔE = 2.603 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  18. Tollens

    1. T2099-3
      #b095c7
      ΔE = 2.681 / LRV ≈ 34.8%
  19. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. Lucius Lilac / Dechala Lilac
      #b69fcc
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  20. Duron

    1. Kismet
      #b691c4
      ΔE = 2.803 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  21. Dulux

    1. 64RB 37/284
      #bc95c1
      ΔE = 2.860 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  22. Caparol

    1. 75 8 320 / Viola 50
      #b098c4
      ΔE = 2.863 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  23. KILZ

    1. Fruit Punch / A761
      #b199c3
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 36.1%

#bb99cc HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bb99cc foreground

Art must be an expression of love or it is nothing.

Marc Chagall
<p style="color: #b9c">…</p>

#bb99cc background

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #b9c">…</p>

#bb99cc shadow

Art is never finished, only abandoned.

Leonardo Da Vinci
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b9c">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12294604
Binary
10111011, 10011001, 11001100
Hexadecimal
#bb99cc / #b9c
LRV
≈ 37.7%
RGB
rgb(187, 153, 204)
RGBA
rgba(187, 153, 204, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.344, g: 0.281, b: 0.375
RYB
red: 0.733%, yellow: 0.600%, blue: 0.800%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4482612 / 0xffbb99cc
HSL
hsl(280, 33%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(280, 33%, 70%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 280° (280.000), saturation: 25% (0.250), value: 80% (0.800)
HSP
hue: 280.000, saturation: 25.000%, perceived brightness: 66.714%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 292.895, S: 42.012, L: 67.804
Cubehelix
H: -86.759, S: 0.374, L: 0.662
TSL
T: 5.375, S: 0.071, L: 0.663
CMYK
cyan: 8% (0.083), magenta: 25% (0.250), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 20% (0.200)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 40% (0.400), yellow: 20% (0.200)
XYZ
X: 42.782, Y: 37.707, Z: 62.140
xyY
x: 0.300, y: 0.264, Y: 37.707
CIELab
L: 67.804, a: 21.961, b: -21.404
CIELuv
L: 67.804, u: 15.396, v: -36.456
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.804, C: 30.667, H: 315.736
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.804, C: 39.574, H: 292.895
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.406, a: 16.900, b: -17.013
CIECAM02
J: 59.409, C: 30.487, h: 309.548, Q: 151.858, M: 26.661, s: 41.900, H: 340.481
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.211, jaune: -3.995, green: -2.648
LMS
L: 37.458, M: 34.286, S: 61.749
YCbCr
Y: 161.163, Cb: 145.357, Cr: 139.305
YCgCo
Y: 174.250, Cg: -21.250, Co: 42.500
YDbDr
Y: 168.980, Db: 52.683, Dr: -34.255
YPbPr
Y: 163.914, Pb: 21.590, Pr: 14.654
xvYCC
Y: 156.773, Cb: 146.965, Cr: 140.873
YIQ
Y: 168.980, I: 3.870, Q: 23.057
YUV
Y: 168.980, U: 17.235, V: 15.809
Munsell Color System
7.5P 6/8 ΔE = 5.242
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.092

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