Colour code #B38CD9

#B38CD9
rgb(179, 140, 217)
rgb(70.2%, 54.9%, 85.1%)

RGB value of #B38CD9 colour is rgb(179, 140, 217) where red value is 179, green value is 140 and the blue value is 217.

Max value from RGB for colour #B38CD9 is 217 which contains mainly Blue colour.

Cylindrical-coordinate representations (also known as HSL colours) of colour #B38CD9 hue angle of 270.4°, saturation:50.3% and the lightness value is 70%.

The process colour (four Colour CMYK) of #B38CD9 colour is Cyan = 0.18, Magento = 0.35, Yellow = 0, and Key/Black (K on CMYK) = 0.15.

Hex color #B38CD9 is not a web safe color. Nearby web safe colour of #B38CD9 is #CC99CC.

Grayscale color of #B38CD9 is #A0A0A0

Inverted color of #B38CD9 is #4C7326

OLE colour (RGB Long) of #B38CD9 is 14257331

Decimal Value of #B38CD9 is 11767001

Android / android.graphics.Color of #B38CD9 is -5010215 / 0xFFB38CD9

The following declarations are allowed (CSS 3.0) for #B38CD9

Hex Triplets
#B38CD9
RGB Decimal
rgb(179, 140, 217)
RGB Percent
rgb(70.2%, 54.9%, 85.1%)
RGBA
rgba(179, 140, 217, 1)
HSL
hsl(270.4, 50.3%, 70%)
HSLA
hsla(270.4, 50.3%, 70%, 1)

Colour spaces of #B38CD9

  • RGB is opposite of CMY. CMY colours are complementary to RGB colours.
    R = 179
    70.2%
    G = 140
    54.9%
    B = 217
    85.1%

    C = 29.8%
    0.29803921568627
    M = 45.1%
    0.45098039215686
    Y = 14.9%
    0.14901960784314
  • HSL (HSI) – hue, saturation, lightness/intensity
    H = 270.4°
    0.75108225108225
    S = 50.3%
    0.50326797385621
    L = 70%
    0.7
  • HSV (HSB) – hue, saturation, brightness/value
    H = 270.4°
    0.75108225108225
    S = 35.48%
    0.35483870967742
    V = 85.1%
    0.85098039215686
  • CMYK – cyan, magenta, yellow, key/black
    C = 17.51
    0.17511520737327
    M = 35.48
    0.35483870967742
    Y = 0
    0
    K = 14.9
    0.14901960784314
  • CIE – International Commission on Illumination
    CIE XYZ
    CIE 1931 XYZ colour space
    X = 40.493
    40.492874488831
    Y = 33.35
    33.349626886193
    Z = 69.949
    69.948555309435

    Yxy
    CIE (x, y, Y)
    Y = 33.35
    33.349626886193
    x = 0.282
    0.28160913079379
    y = 0.232
    0.23193116216801

    Hunter-Lab
    Hunter 1948 colour space
    L = 57.75
    57.749135825736
    a = 24.1
    24.100679105787
    b = -31.39
    -31.390529682266

    CIELAB
    CIE 1976 (L*, a*, b*)
    L = 64.44
    64.443010579547
    a = 29.49
    29.489980163505
    b = -33.88
    -33.876844351705

    CIELUV
    CIE 1976 (L*, u*, v*)
    L = 64.443
    64.443010579547
    u = 15.0415
    15.041499997605
    v = -57.3459
    -57.345948351585

    CIELCH
    Cylindrical representation
    L = 64.443
    64.443010579547
    C = 44.9144
    44.914357540474
    H = 311.0398
    311.03975099613

    YIQ
    Luma In-phase Quadrature
    Y = 0.6292
    0.62917254901961
    I = -0.0058
    -0.0057764705882353
    Q = 0.1263
    0.12633333333333

Base Numbers

Base Red Green Blue
Binary 10110011 10001100 11011001
Octal 263 214 331
Decimal 179 140 217
Hex B3 8C D9


Colour Harmonies : #B38CD9 colour combinations

Complementary colour scheme for #B38CD9

Colors that are opposite each other on the color wheel are considered to be complementary colors. The high contrast of complementary colors creates a vibrant look especially when used at full saturation.

In the complementary color scheme, the opposite colour of #B38CD9 colour is calculated by adding 180° to the value of the current hue: 270.4° → 450.4° (+180°)

Split-complementary colour scheme for #B38CD9

The split-complementary colour scheme is a variation of the complementary colour scheme. In addition to the base colour, it uses the two colours adjacent to its complement.This color scheme has the same strong visual contrast as the complementary color scheme, but has less tension.

Split-complementary colours of #B38CD9 are calculated by changing the hue by ±5/12 (±150°): 270.4° → 120.4° (270.4°-150°), 420.4° (270.4°+150°).

Triadic colours scheme for #B38CD9

A triadic colour scheme uses colors that are evenly spaced around the colour wheel. This scheme tend to be quite vibrant, even if you use pale or unsaturated versions of your hues. To use a triadic harmony successfully, the colours should be carefully balanced - let one colour dominate and use the two others for accent.

Equidistant combinations of triadic scheme colours for #B38CD9 are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/3 (±120°): 270.4° → 150.4° (270.4°-120°), 390.4° (270.4°+120°).

Tetradic (Rectangle) colour scheme for #B38CD9

The rectangle or tetradic color scheme uses four colors arranged into two complementary pairs.This schemes works best if one color is dominant, while the rest serve as extras.

Four tetradic scheme colours (clockwise) for #B38CD9 are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 270.4° → 390.4° (270.4°+120°), 450.4° (270.4°+180°), 570.4° (270.4°+300°).


Four tetradic scheme colours (counter-clockwise) for #B38CD9 are calculated by changing the hue as follows : 270.4° → 150.4° (270.4°-120°), 90.4° (270.4°-180°), -29.6° (270.4°-300°).

Tetradic Square Colour Scheme for #B38CD9

The square color scheme is similar to the Tetradic rectangle scheme, but with all four colors spaced evenly around the color circle. Square color schemes works best if you let one color be dominant. You should also pay attention to the balance between warm and cool colors in your design.

Four equidistant tetradic square scheme colours for #B38CD9 are calculated by changing the hue by 1/4 (90°) progressively : 270.4° → 360.4° (270.4°+90°), 450.4° (270.4°+180°), 540.4° (270.4°+270°).

Analagous colours of #B38CD9

Analogous colours are groups of three colors that are next to each other on the colour wheel. They usually match well and create serene and comfortable designs.

Analogous color schemes are often found in nature and are harmonious and pleasing to the eye.

The analogous colours of #B38CD9 are calculated by changing the hue by ±1/12 (i.e. 30°): 270.4° → 300.4° (270.4°+30°), 240.4° (270.4°-30°).

RGB Variations of #B38CD9

(R:B3, G:8C, B:B3)

Monochromatic colours of #B38CD9

Shade Colour Variation of #B38CD9 (Darker)

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue

Tint Colour Variation of #B38CD9 (Brighter)

Tint is created by mixing white to any pure color

Tones of #B38CD9 colour with more saturation

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue.

Tones of #B38CD9 colour with less saturation

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue.

#B38CD9 Colour in CSS Codes


.myforecolor{
    color:#B38CD9;
}
.mybgcolor{
    background-color:#B38CD9;
}
.mybordercolor{
    border:3px solid #B38CD9;
}

Text with hexadecimal font colour #B38CD9

This sample text font Colour is #B38CD9
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<p style="color:#B38CD9">Text here</p>


#B38CD9 Background Colour

This div background Colour is #B38CD9


<div style="background-color:#B38CD9">
    Div content here
</div>


#B38CD9 Border Colour

This div border Colour is #B38CD9


<div style="border:3px solid #B38CD9">
    Div content here
</div>

CSS3 Examples


.textShadowRgb {
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(179, 140, 217, 0.8);
} 
.textShadowHex { 
    text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #B38CD9;
}
.divShadow { 
    -moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #B38CD9;
    -webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #B38CD9;
    box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #B38CD9;
}


Text Shadow with RGB Values

This text has shadow with rgb values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px rgba(179, 140, 217, 0.8);">Text here</p>


Text Shadow with HEX Values

This text has shadow with hex values.


<p style="text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #B38CD9">Text here</p>


Div Box Shadow

This div box has shadow with Colour # B38CD9



<div style="-moz-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #B38CD9;
-webkit-box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #B38CD9;
box-shadow: 1px 1px 3px 2px #B38CD9;">
    Div content here
</div>

Colour Palettes with #B38CD9

Colour Compositions

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