Lavender (floral) (#b57edc) color information

#b57edc is the hex color code that is named "Lavender (floral)". This color is described as "light purple". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Lavender (floral) (#b57edc), in designs, the following may come to mind: signs of royalty, calming down and soothing, their spiritual life, slight femininity, and travel. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for agriculture.

Breakdown of #b57edc

#b57edc is made up of (181, 126, 220) in RGB colorspace and (17.73, 42.73, 0.00, 13.73) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11894492 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc66cc. White should be used ontop of #b57edc to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b57edc. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b57edc luma #152.94
Websafe hex #cc66cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(181, 126, 220) Adobe RGB (165.00, 127.00, 215.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(71%, 49%, 86%) Closest named color Lavender (floral)
rgba rgba(181.0, 126.0, 220.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (54.77, 34.72, -43.09)
cmyk cmyk(17.73, 42.73, 0.00, 13.73) CIE-L*ab (61.65, 36.83, -39.55)
hsv hsv(275.68, 56.92, 67.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (61.65, 54.04, 312.96)
hsb hsb(275.68, 43.02, 86.00) CIE-L*uv (61.65, 19.54, -67.10)
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Lavender (floral) (#b57edc)

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" #b57edc and the second color is called the "compliment" #a4db7c.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Lavender (floral) (#b57edc)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #b57edc is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #a4db7c.

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

Triadic Colors of Lavender (floral) (#b57edc)

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 Lavender (floral) (#b57edc)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

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

Analagous Colors of Lavender (floral) (#b57edc)

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.

Lavender (floral) (#b57edc)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #b57edc with white

Darker variations of #b57edc

When you combine pure black with this color, #b57edc, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #b57edc

Tones of #b57edc can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#b57edc 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 #b57edc as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b57edc → #a4db7c
#b57edc → #cba4e6
#b57edc → #ffffff
#b57edc → #db7cd3
#b57edc → #6c4b84
#b57edc → #847cdb

Lavender (floral) (#b57edc) in different environments

Seeing #b57edc 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 #b57edc could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #b57edc

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

#b57edcmight 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 Lavender (floral) (#b57edc)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b57edc. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b57edc 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 #b57edc
Java new Color(181, 126, 220);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 181, 126, 220);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:181 green:126 blue:220 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(181f, 126f, 220f);
Swift UIColor(red:181, green:126, blue:220, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $dc7eb5
Python Color('#b57edc')

Base Conversions of hex color #b57edc

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b57edc. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11894492 while the individual RGB conversions are: 181, 126, 220.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110101 01111110 11011100
Hex b5 7e dc
Octal 265 176 334
Decimal 181 126 220

#b57edc Icons

If you're considering using #b57edc in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Lavender (floral) (#b57edc) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #b57edc 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 #b57edc on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b57edc on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b57edc background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b57edc background.
This text is hex color #b57edc on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b57edc on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b57edc and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b57edc and white (#ffffff) background.