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#bd9cd8 Hex Color Code

#bd9cd8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bd9cd8 is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bd9cd8 is comprised of 74.12% red, 61.18% green and 84.71% blue. In the HSL color space #bd9cd8 has a hue of 273° (degrees), 43% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 562.48 nm.

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#bd9cd8 linear gradient to complementary #b5cda7

  1. #bd9cd8
  2. #bda4d0
  3. #bcadc8
  4. #bbb5c0
  5. #babdb8
  6. #b8c5b0
  7. #b5cda7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9c7cb6
  2. #a787c1
  3. #b291cd
  4. #bd9cd8
  5. #c8a7e3
  6. #d4b2ef
  7. #dfbdfb

Tones

  1. #bd9cd8
  2. #bda1d3
  3. #bda6ce
  4. #bcabc9
  5. #bcb0c4
  6. #bbb5bf
  7. #bababa

Tints and Shades

#bd9cd8 to white

  1. #bd9cd8
  2. #c8acdf
  3. #d3bce5
  4. #decdec
  5. #e9ddf2
  6. #f4eef9
  7. #ffffff

#bd9cd8 to black

  1. #bd9cd8
  2. #9b80b0
  3. #7a658a
  4. #5a4c66
  5. #3d3444
  6. #211d24
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2072 C
      #b896d4
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 36.8%
    2. 2567
      #c299d1
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 38.9%
  2. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Amethyst Show / 1279
      #bd97cf
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. Purple Premiere / 1214
      #b9a0d2
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  3. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5990 - Amethyst Show
      #bd97cf
      ΔE = 2.288 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
    2. DE 5969 - Purple Premiere
      #b9a0d2
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 40.1%
  4. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Ice / 143-5
      #b698ce
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  5. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Ice 143-5
      #b698ce
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
  6. Plascon

    1. Heather Ash P4-C2-2
      #b49cd0
      ΔE = 2.513 / LRV ≈ 38.0%
    2. Dusty Mauve P5-C2-2
      #bca0d0
      ΔE = 2.713 / LRV ≈ 40.4%
  7. Crayola

    1. Wisteria
      #c9a0dc
      ΔE = 2.838 / LRV ≈ 42.7%

#bd9cd8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bd9cd8 foreground

Painting is poetry that is seen rather than felt, and poetry is painting that is felt rather than seen.

Leonardo da Vinci
<p style="color: #bd9cd8">…</p>

#bd9cd8 background

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #bd9cd8">…</p>

#bd9cd8 shadow

The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.

Robert Hughes
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bd9cd8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12426456
Binary
10111101, 10011100, 11011000
Hexadecimal
#bd9cd8
LRV
≈ 39.6%
Closest short hex
#b9d ΔE = 1.815
RGB
rgb(189, 156, 216)
RGBA
rgba(189, 156, 216, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.337, g: 0.278, b: 0.385
RYB
red: 0.741%, yellow: 0.612%, blue: 0.847%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4350760 / 0xffbd9cd8
HSL
hsl(273, 43%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(273, 43%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 273° (273.000), saturation: 28% (0.278), value: 85% (0.847)
HSP
hue: 273.000, saturation: 27.778%, perceived brightness: 68.245%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 287.391, S: 53.597, L: 69.151
Cubehelix
H: -93.292, S: 0.442, L: 0.676
TSL
T: 5.584, S: 0.074, L: 0.677
CMYK
cyan: 12% (0.125), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.153)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.259), magenta: 39% (0.388), yellow: 15% (0.153)
XYZ
X: 45.267, Y: 39.554, Z: 70.202
xyY
x: 0.292, y: 0.255, Y: 39.554
CIELab
L: 69.151, a: 23.439, b: -25.969
CIELuv
L: 69.151, u: 13.832, v: -44.163
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 69.151, C: 34.982, H: 312.069
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 69.151, C: 46.279, H: 287.391
Hunter-Lab
L: 62.892, a: 18.416, b: -22.157
CIECAM02
J: 60.915, C: 34.325, h: 303.984, Q: 153.771, M: 30.017, s: 44.182, H: 336.778
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.232, jaune: -4.795, green: -2.659
LMS
L: 38.763, M: 35.721, S: 69.711
YCbCr
Y: 164.365, Cb: 149.456, Cr: 138.227
YCgCo
Y: 179.250, Cg: -23.250, Co: 40.500
YDbDr
Y: 172.707, Db: 65.130, Dr: -30.969
YPbPr
Y: 167.349, Pb: 26.205, Pr: 13.740
xvYCC
Y: 159.723, Cb: 151.019, Cr: 140.070
YIQ
Y: 172.707, I: 0.383, Q: 25.646
YUV
Y: 172.707, U: 21.306, V: 14.294
Munsell Color System
5P 7/8 ΔE = 5.957
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 9.143

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