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Earthpaint 2-43-4 Ethereal Rose / #bb9abd Hex Color Code

#bb9abd Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bb9abd is a medium light shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #bb9abd is comprised of 73.33% red, 60.39% green and 74.12% blue. In the HSL color space #bb9abd has a hue of 297° (degrees), 21% saturation and 67% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 551.31 nm.

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#bb9abd linear gradient to complementary #9dba9e

  1. #bb9abd
  2. #b7a0b8
  3. #b2a5b3
  4. #adabae
  5. #a8b0a9
  6. #a3b5a3
  7. #9dba9e

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9b7b9d
  2. #a685a8
  3. #b090b2
  4. #bb9abd
  5. #c6a5c8
  6. #d1afd3
  7. #dcbade

Tones

  1. #bb9abd
  2. #b99dba
  3. #b6a0b7
  4. #b4a3b5
  5. #b1a6b2
  6. #afa9af
  7. #acacac

Tints and Shades

#bb9abd to White

  1. #bb9abd
  2. #c6aac8
  3. #d2bbd3
  4. #ddccde
  5. #e8dde9
  6. #f4eef4
  7. #ffffff

#bb9abd to Black

  1. #bb9abd
  2. #997f9b
  3. #78647a
  4. #594b5a
  5. #3c333d
  6. #211d21
  7. #000000

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Paints

Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5164T Creeping Phlox
      #bb98bb
      ΔE = 0.767 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. ★ 624
      #bb9dc4
      ΔE = 1.938 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  2. Sico

    1. ★ 6030-42 Violet Bouquet
      #b99aba
      ΔE = 0.926 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  3. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavendula / T52-6
      #ba99bf
      ΔE = 0.985 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  4. Resene

    1. ★ Wonderland V75-040-318
      #bb97bb
      ΔE = 1.089 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  5. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4348 Passionate Purple 70RB 40/200
      #bb9bba
      ΔE = 1.211 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
    2. ★ Victoria Purple 64RB 45/245
      #c29dc5
      ΔE = 2.206 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  6. Plascon

    1. ★ Plum Pudding P6-D2-2
      #b89cbc
      ΔE = 1.306 / LRV ≈ 37.6%
  7. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2020-R50B
      #bf9cbc
      ΔE = 1.520 / LRV ≈ 38.5%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 41-d1
      #c19bc2
      ΔE = 1.691 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
    2. ★ 41-d2
      #b994ba
      ΔE = 2.106 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  9. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Hydrangea / 1390
      #b599be
      ΔE = 1.810 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
  10. Dulux

    1. ★ Pamplona Purple 6
      #bc9ebc
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 38.8%
    2. 64RB 37/284
      #bc95c1
      ΔE = 2.858 / LRV ≈ 36.0%
  11. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 522
      #c29ec2
      ΔE = 1.922 / LRV ≈ 39.8%
  12. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Creeping Phlox / NP PB 1399 T
      #be96b9
      ΔE = 2.002 / LRV ≈ 36.3%
    2. Bouquet Violet / NP PB 1406 T
      #bda1c7
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  13. Tollens

    1. ★ T2100-2
      #ba96b5
      ΔE = 2.205 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 45/02
      #c0a0c4
      ΔE = 2.218 / LRV ≈ 40.3%
  15. Devoe Paint

    1. Dignity / 40RB 36/264
      #b497be
      ΔE = 2.336 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  16. Dupont

    1. CAS707
      #bda1c2
      ΔE = 2.430 / LRV ≈ 40.2%
  17. Behr

    1. 660D-4 Lilac Rose
      #b39cbd
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 37.0%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Rosy Lavender 30-8
      #b698b3
      ΔE = 2.676 / LRV ≈ 35.7%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. 2-44-4 Opera Pink
      #c197b8
      ΔE = 2.684 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  20. Peintures MF

    1. Campanule
      #c69cc0
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  21. General Paint

    1. Want It / CL 1304M
      #be98b5
      ΔE = 2.802 / LRV ≈ 36.7%
  22. Valspar Paint

    1. Serious Violet
      #b794b2
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 34.5%
  23. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10499
      #bfa1bd
      ΔE = 2.977 / LRV ≈ 40.2%

#bb9abd HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bb9abd foreground

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

Francis Bacon
<p style="color: #bb9abd">…</p>

#bb9abd background

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

George Moore
<p style="background-color: #bb9abd">…</p>

#bb9abd shadow

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bb9abd">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12294845
Binary
10111011, 10011010, 10111101
Hexadecimal
#bb9abd
LRV
≈ 37.4%
Closest short hex
#b9b ΔE = 0.575
RGB
rgb(187, 154, 189)
RGBA
rgba(187, 154, 189, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.353, g: 0.291, b: 0.357
RYB
red: 0.733%, yellow: 0.604%, blue: 0.741%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4482371 / 0xffbb9abd
HSL
hsl(297, 21%, 67%)
HSLA
hsla(297, 21%%, 67%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 297° (296.571), saturation: 19% (0.185), value: 74% (0.741)
HSP
hue: 296.571, saturation: 18.519%, perceived brightness: 66.145%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 305.368, S: 26.059, L: 67.539
Cubehelix
H: -72.643, S: 0.277, L: 0.658
TSL
T: 5.013, S: 0.063, L: 0.658
CMYK
cyan: 1% (0.011), magenta: 19% (0.185), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 26% (0.259)
CMY
cyan: 27% (0.267), magenta: 40% (0.396), yellow: 26% (0.259)
XYZ
X: 41.233, Y: 37.351, Z: 53.172
xyY
x: 0.313, y: 0.283, Y: 37.351
CIELab
L: 67.539, a: 18.422, b: -13.463
CIELuv
L: 67.539, u: 16.585, v: -23.365
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 67.539, C: 22.817, H: 323.842
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 67.539, C: 28.652, H: 305.368
Hunter-Lab
L: 61.115, a: 13.478, b: -8.803
CIECAM02
J: 59.128, C: 23.341, h: 320.597, Q: 151.498, M: 20.412, s: 36.706, H: 348.188
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.169, jaune: -2.602, green: -2.391
LMS
L: 37.627, M: 34.716, S: 52.921
YCbCr
Y: 160.197, Cb: 138.481, Cr: 140.002
YCgCo
Y: 171.000, Cg: -17.000, Co: 46.250
YDbDr
Y: 167.857, Db: 31.805, Dr: -36.394
YPbPr
Y: 163.549, Pb: 13.705, Pr: 14.890
xvYCC
Y: 156.460, Cb: 140.039, Cr: 141.080
YIQ
Y: 167.857, I: 8.414, Q: 17.868
YUV
Y: 167.857, U: 10.406, V: 16.795
Munsell Color System
7.5P 6/6 ΔE = 3.889
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 11.457

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