Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b098bf) color information

The hexidecimal color, #b098bf, is very close to "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "light purple". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b098bf), in advertisements, the following may come to mind: signs of royalty, calming down and soothing, their spiritual life, slight femininity, and travel. This color isn't popular for agriculture.

Breakdown of #b098bf

#b098bf is made up of (176, 152, 191) in RGB colorspace and (7.85, 20.42, 0.00, 25.10) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11573439 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #9999cc. White should be used ontop of #b098bf to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b098bf. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b098bf luma #163.43
Websafe hex #9999cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(176, 152, 191) Adobe RGB (169.00, 152.00, 188.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(69%, 60%, 75%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé
rgba rgba(176.0, 152.0, 191.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (60.00, 14.46, -15.19)
cmyk cmyk(7.85, 20.42, 0.00, 25.10) CIE-L*ab (66.52, 15.86, -16.03)
hsv hsv(276.00, 23.08, 67.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (66.52, 22.55, 314.69)
hsb hsb(276.00, 20.00, 75.00) CIE-L*uv (66.52, 10.97, -26.88)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b098bf)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #b098bf while the second is the "compliment" #a8bf99.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b098bf)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #b098bf is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #a8bf99.

The two secondary colors make for great accent and highlight colors in your design.

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b098bf)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b098bf)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

Analagous Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b098bf)

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b098bf)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #b098bf with white

Darker variations of #b098bf

When you combine pure black with this color, #b098bf, darker shades are produced.

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b098bf)'s Tones

Tones of #b098bf can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#b098bf in gradients

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #b098bf as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b098bf → #a8bf99
#b098bf → #c7b6d2
#b098bf → #ffffff
#b098bf → #bf99bb
#b098bf → #695b72
#b098bf → #9c99bf

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b098bf) in different environments

Seeing #b098bf on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #b098bf could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #b098bf

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#b098bfmight be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b098bf)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b098bf. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b098bf in programming

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #b098bf
Java new Color(176, 152, 191);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 176, 152, 191);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:176 green:152 blue:191 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(176f, 152f, 191f);
Swift UIColor(red:176, green:152, blue:191, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $bf98b0
Python Color('#b098bf')

Base Conversions of hex color #b098bf

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b098bf. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11573439 while the individual RGB conversions are: 176, 152, 191.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110000 10011000 10111111
Hex b0 98 bf
Octal 260 230 277
Decimal 176 152 191

Icons incorporating the color #b098bf

If you're considering using #b098bf in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #b098bf on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #b098bf colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #b098bf on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b098bf on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b098bf background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b098bf background.
This text is hex color #b098bf on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b098bf on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b098bf and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b098bf and white (#ffffff) background.