Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4fe) color information

#b2b4fe is the hex color code that should not to be confused with "Maximum Blue Purple" because they look the same at a quick glance. The color is categorized as "very light gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4fe), in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: being clean, sleek, sincere, the home, and something classic. This color isn't popular for food and restaurants.

#b2b4fe Breakdown

#b2b4fe is made up of (178, 180, 254) in RGB colorspace and (29.92, 29.13, 0.00, 0.39) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11711742 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #99ccff. Black should be used ontop of #b2b4fe to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b2b4fe. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b2b4fe luma #187.58
Websafe hex #99ccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(178, 180, 254) Adobe RGB (178.00, 180.00, 252.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(70%, 71%, 100%) Closest named color Maximum Blue Purple
rgba rgba(178.0, 180.0, 254.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (70.71, 14.04, -40.54)
cmyk cmyk(29.92, 29.13, 0.00, 0.39) CIE-L*ab (76.07, 14.69, -36.31)
hsv hsv(238.00, 100.00, 85.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (76.07, 39.17, 292.03)
hsb hsb(238.00, 30.00, 100.00) CIE-L*uv (76.07, -6.09, -60.78)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4fe)

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #b2b4fe and the second color is called the "compliment" #fffcb2.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4fe)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #b2b4fe is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #fffcb2.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4fe)

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are 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 (#b2b4fe)

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 (#b2b4fe)

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.

Lighter variations of #b2b4fe

Lighter shades of #b2b4fe can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker variations of #b2b4fe

Darker shades of #b2b4fe can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Tones of #b2b4fe

Tones of #b2b4fe can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4fe) 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 #b2b4fe as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b2b4fe → #fffcb2
#b2b4fe → #c9cafe
#b2b4fe → #000000
#b2b4fe → #d6b2ff
#b2b4fe → #6a6c98
#b2b4fe → #b2dbff

Faux-Maximum Blue Purple (#b2b4fe) in different environments

Seeing #b2b4fe 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 #b2b4fe could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#b2b4fe popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

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

#b2b4femight 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.

#b2b4fe 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#b2b4fe. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b2b4fe 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 #b2b4fe
Java new Color(178, 180, 254);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 178, 180, 254);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:178 green:180 blue:254 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(178f, 180f, 254f);
Swift UIColor(red:178, green:180, blue:254, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $feb4b2
Python Color('#b2b4fe')

Base Conversions of hex color #b2b4fe

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b2b4fe. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11711742 while the individual RGB conversions are: 178, 180, 254.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110010 10110100 11111110
Hex b2 b4 fe
Octal 262 264 376
Decimal 178 180 254

Icons incorporating the color #b2b4fe

If you're considering using #b2b4fe in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #b2b4fe on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #b2b4fe 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 #b2b4fe on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b2b4fe on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b2b4fe background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b2b4fe background.
This text is hex color #b2b4fe on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b2b4fe on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b2b4fe and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b2b4fe and white (#ffffff) background.