Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4f5) color information

Hex color #b2b4f5 may be mistaken for "Maximum Blue Purple" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "light gray". When people spot this color, Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4f5), in brand logos, they might associate it with being transparent, sleek, elegant, technology, and something classic. This color isn't popular for health care.

Breakdown of Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4f5)

#b2b4f5 is made up of (178, 180, 245) in RGB colorspace and (27.35, 26.53, 0.00, 3.92) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11711733 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99ccff. Black should be used ontop of #b2b4f5 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b2b4f5. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b2b4f5 luma #186.57
Websafe hex #99ccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(178, 180, 245) Adobe RGB (176.00, 180.00, 242.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(70%, 71%, 96%) Closest named color Maximum Blue Purple
rgba rgba(178.0, 180.0, 245.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (70.00, 11.47, -34.87)
cmyk cmyk(27.35, 26.53, 0.00, 3.92) CIE-L*ab (75.45, 12.11, -32.09)
hsv hsv(237.69, 76.47, 83.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (75.45, 34.30, 290.68)
hsb hsb(237.69, 27.08, 96.00) CIE-L*uv (75.45, -6.17, -53.21)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4f5)

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" #b2b4f5 while the second is the "compliment" #f4f1b2.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4f5)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #b2b4f5 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #f4f1b2.

The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4f5)

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

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4f5)

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

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4f5)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Lighter variations of #b2b4f5

When you combine pure white with this color, #b2b4f5, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #b2b4f5

Darker shades of #b2b4f5 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4f5)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #b2b4f5 with gray

Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4f5) 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 #b2b4f5 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b2b4f5 → #f4f1b2
#b2b4f5 → #c9caf8
#b2b4f5 → #000000
#b2b4f5 → #d0b2f4
#b2b4f5 → #6a6c93
#b2b4f5 → #b2d6f4

How #b2b4f5 looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #b2b4f5 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 #b2b4f5 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4f5)

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

#b2b4f5might 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.

#b2b4f5 popular opposites

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b2b4f5. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b2b4f5 in coding

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 #b2b4f5
Java new Color(178, 180, 245);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 178, 180, 245);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:178 green:180 blue:245 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(178f, 180f, 245f);
Swift UIColor(red:178, green:180, blue:245, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $f5b4b2
Python Color('#b2b4f5')

Base Conversions of hex color #b2b4f5

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b2b4f5. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11711733 while the individual RGB conversions are: 178, 180, 245.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110010 10110100 11110101
Hex b2 b4 f5
Octal 262 264 365
Decimal 178 180 245

Icons incorporating the color #b2b4f5

If you're considering using #b2b4f5 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #b2b4f5 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #b2b4f5 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 #b2b4f5 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b2b4f5 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b2b4f5 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b2b4f5 background.
This text is hex color #b2b4f5 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b2b4f5 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b2b4f5 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b2b4f5 and white (#ffffff) background.