#b38997 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b38997 is composed of 70.2% red, 53.7% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 23.5% magenta, 15.6% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 340 degrees, a saturation of 21.6% and a lightness of 62%. #b38997 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #67132f. Closest websafe color is: #cc9999.

    • R 70
    • G 54
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 23
    • Y 16
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#b38997 color description : Grayish pink.

#b38997 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b38997 has RGB values of R:179, G:137, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.23, Y:0.16, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 11766167.

Hex triplet b38997 #b38997
RGB Decimal 179, 137, 151 rgb(179,137,151)
RGB Percent 70.2, 53.7, 59.2 rgb(70.2%,53.7%,59.2%)
CMYK 0, 23, 16, 30
HSL 340°, 21.6, 62 hsl(340,21.6%,62%)
HSV (or HSB) 340°, 23.5, 70.2
Web Safe cc9999 #cc9999
CIE-LAB 61.404, 18.216, -1.249
XYZ 33.121, 29.71, 33.266
xyY 0.345, 0.309, 29.71
CIE-LCH 61.404, 18.259, 356.077
CIE-LUV 61.404, 24.862, -4.932
Hunter-Lab 54.507, 13.078, 1.97
Binary 10110011, 10001001, 10010111

Color Schemes with #b38997

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Alternatives to #b38997

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#b38997 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b38997

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b38997;}
.background {background-color:#b38997;}
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Shades and Tints of #b38997

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f8f4f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b38997

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a4989c is the less saturated color, while #fe3e7e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b38997 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9d9497 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9998a1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a7959a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b68f99 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3939d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ab9099 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b58d98 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population