Faux-Popstar (#b3535f) color information

The hexidecimal color, #b3535f, is a variation of "Popstar" due to their similar appearences. This color is described as "generic gray". When people spot this color, Popstar (#b3535f), in advertisements, the following may come to mind: being transparent, glamorous, graceful, technology, and accessibility. Shades of "generic gray". typically aren't associated with agriculture.

Breakdown of #b3535f

#b3535f is made up of (179, 83, 95) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 53.63, 46.93, 29.80) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11752287 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6666. White should be used ontop of #b3535f to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b3535f. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b3535f luma #112.98
Websafe hex #cc6666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(179, 83, 95) Adobe RGB (158.00, 86.00, 95.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(70%, 33%, 37%) Closest named color Popstar
rgba rgba(179.0, 83.0, 95.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (41.23, 34.49, 8.23)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 53.63, 46.93, 29.80) CIE-L*ab (48.26, 39.05, 12.31)
hsv hsv(353.51, 38.14, 51.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (48.26, 40.94, 17.50)
hsb hsb(353.51, 52.86, 70.00) CIE-L*uv (48.26, 65.28, 8.03)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Popstar (#b3535f)

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" #b3535f while the second is the "compliment" #54b2a7.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Popstar (#b3535f)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #b3535f is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #54b2a7.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Popstar (#b3535f)

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-Popstar (#b3535f)

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-Popstar (#b3535f)

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 shades of #b3535f

Lighter shades are produced by blending #b3535f with white

Darker shades of #b3535f

Darker shades are produced by blending #b3535f with black

Faux-Popstar (#b3535f)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #b3535f with gray

Gradients including #b3535f

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 #b3535f as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b3535f → #54b2a7
#b3535f → #c9868f
#b3535f → #ffffff
#b3535f → #b27854
#b3535f → #6b3139
#b3535f → #b2548e

How #b3535f looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #b3535f 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 #b3535f could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #b3535f

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

#b3535fmight 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.

Furthest named colors and Paints related to #b3535f

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b3535f. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #b3535f

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 #b3535f
Java new Color(179, 83, 95);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 179, 83, 95);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:179 green:83 blue:95 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(179f, 83f, 95f);
Swift UIColor(red:179, green:83, blue:95, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $5f53b3
Python Color('#b3535f')

Base Conversions of hex color #b3535f

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b3535f. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11752287 while the individual RGB conversions are: 179, 83, 95.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110011 01010011 01011111
Hex b3 53 5f
Octal 263 123 137
Decimal 179 83 95

Icons incorporating the color #b3535f

If you're considering using #b3535f in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #b3535f on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #b3535f 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 #b3535f on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b3535f on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b3535f background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b3535f background.
This text is hex color #b3535f on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b3535f on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b3535f and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b3535f and white (#ffffff) background.