Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b3fc) color information

The hexidecimal color, #b2b3fc, should not to be confused with "Maximum Blue Purple" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "light gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b3fc), in advertising materials, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. This color isn't popular for agriculture.

Breakdown of #b2b3fc

#b2b3fc is made up of (178, 179, 252) in RGB colorspace and (29.37, 28.97, 0.00, 1.18) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11711484 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99ccff. Black should be used ontop of #b2b3fc to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b2b3fc. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b2b3fc luma #186.77
Websafe hex #99ccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(178, 179, 252) Adobe RGB (176.00, 178.00, 250.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(70%, 70%, 99%) Closest named color Maximum Blue Purple
rgba rgba(178.0, 179.0, 252.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (70.00, 14.06, -40.15)
cmyk cmyk(29.37, 28.97, 0.00, 1.18) CIE-L*ab (75.45, 14.75, -36.08)
hsv hsv(240.00, 93.55, 84.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (75.45, 38.98, 292.24)
hsb hsb(240.00, 29.29, 99.00) CIE-L*uv (75.45, -5.84, -60.33)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b3fc)

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" #b2b3fc while the second is the "compliment" #fcfcb2.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b3fc)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #b2b3fc is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #fcfcb2.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b3fc)

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-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b3fc)

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-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b3fc)

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-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b3fc)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #b2b3fc with white

Darker variations of #b2b3fc

When you combine pure black with this color, #b2b3fc, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b3fc)'s Tones

Tones of #b2b3fc can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#b2b3fc 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 #b2b3fc as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b2b3fc → #fcfcb2
#b2b3fc → #c9c9fc
#b2b3fc → #000000
#b2b3fc → #d7b2fc
#b2b3fc → #6a6b97
#b2b3fc → #b2d7fc

Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b3fc) in different environments

Seeing #b2b3fc 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 #b2b3fc could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #b2b3fc

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

#b2b3fcmight 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-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b3fc)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b2b3fc. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b2b3fc 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 #b2b3fc
Java new Color(178, 179, 252);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 178, 179, 252);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:178 green:179 blue:252 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(178f, 179f, 252f);
Swift UIColor(red:178, green:179, blue:252, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $fcb3b2
Python Color('#b2b3fc')

Base Conversions of hex color #b2b3fc

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b2b3fc. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11711484 while the individual RGB conversions are: 178, 179, 252.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110010 10110011 11111100
Hex b2 b3 fc
Octal 262 263 374
Decimal 178 179 252

Icons incorporating the color #b2b3fc

If you're considering using #b2b3fc in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #b2b3fc on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #b2b3fc 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 #b2b3fc on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b2b3fc on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b2b3fc background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b2b3fc background.
This text is hex color #b2b3fc on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b2b3fc on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b2b3fc and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b2b3fc and white (#ffffff) background.