Faux-Mystic maroon (#b64e82) color information

The hexidecimal color, #b64e82, looks similar to "Mystic maroon" because they look the same at a quick glance. This color is described as "dark pink". When people from western culture see this color, Mystic maroon (#b64e82), used in advertisements, the following may come to mind: something sweet, youth, soft or fluffy, women, and the home. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for transportation and cars.

Breakdown of #b64e82

#b64e82 is made up of (182, 78, 130) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 57.14, 28.57, 28.63) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11947650 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6699. White should be used ontop of #b64e82 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b64e82. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b64e82 luma #114.89
Websafe hex #cc6699 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(182, 78, 130) Adobe RGB (159.00, 79.00, 127.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(71%, 31%, 51%) Closest named color Mystic maroon
rgba rgba(182.0, 78.0, 130.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (41.23, 43.29, -6.70)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 57.14, 28.57, 28.63) CIE-L*ab (48.26, 47.59, -8.32)
hsv hsv(330.00, 40.82, 51.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (48.26, 48.31, 350.08)
hsb hsb(330.00, 56.34, 71.00) CIE-L*uv (48.26, 62.30, -19.57)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Mystic maroon (#b64e82)

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" #b64e82 while the second is the "compliment" #4fb582.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Split Compliments of #Faux-Mystic maroon (#b64e82)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #b64e82 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #4fb582.

If you're new to designing, basing your color choices off the Split Complimentary color scheme is a good idea; it's not as easy to mess up the color pairing when it's being used.

Triadic Colors of Faux-Mystic maroon (#b64e82)

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

Similar to the Split Complimentary color scheme, it's smart to use the secondary colors for accents and highlights.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Mystic maroon (#b64e82)

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

The Tetradic color scheme is a highly-aggressive color scheme as all four colors fight for dominance.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Mystic maroon (#b64e82)

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.

Finding the right contrast may prove to be a challenge when working with Analagous colors.

Lighter variations of #b64e82

Lighter shades are produced by blending #b64e82 with white

Faux-Mystic maroon (#b64e82)'s Darker shades

Darker shades of #b64e82 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Mystic maroon (#b64e82)'s Tones

When you combine pure gray with this color, #b64e82, tones are produced.

Faux-Mystic maroon (#b64e82) 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 #b64e82 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b64e82 → #4fb582
#b64e82 → #cb83a7
#b64e82 → #ffffff
#b64e82 → #b54f4f
#b64e82 → #6d2e4e
#b64e82 → #b54fb5

#b64e82 in different lighting conditions

Seeing #b64e82 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 #b64e82 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #b64e82

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

#b64e82might 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.

#b64e82 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#b64e82. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b64e82 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 #b64e82
Java new Color(182, 78, 130);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 182, 78, 130);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:182 green:78 blue:130 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(182f, 78f, 130f);
Swift UIColor(red:182, green:78, blue:130, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $824eb6
Python Color('#b64e82')

Base Conversions of hex color #b64e82

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b64e82. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11947650 while the individual RGB conversions are: 182, 78, 130.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110110 01001110 10000010
Hex b6 4e 82
Octal 266 116 202
Decimal 182 78 130

#b64e82 Icons

If you're considering using #b64e82 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Mystic maroon (#b64e82) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #b64e82 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 #b64e82 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b64e82 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b64e82 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b64e82 background.
This text is hex color #b64e82 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b64e82 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b64e82 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b64e82 and white (#ffffff) background.