Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b696cb) color information

Hex color #b696cb should not to be confused with "[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé" due to their similar appearences. It's labeled as "light purple". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b696cb), in marketing and promotions, they might associate it with signs of royalty, anti-aging and not growing old, transcendence, slight femininity, and finance and wealth. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for the home.

Breakdown of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b696cb)

#b696cb is made up of (182, 150, 203) in RGB colorspace and (10.34, 26.11, 0.00, 20.39) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 11966155 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc99cc. White should be used ontop of #b696cb to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b696cb. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b696cb luma #165.41
Websafe hex #cc99cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(182, 150, 203) Adobe RGB (172.00, 148.00, 201.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(71%, 59%, 80%) Closest named color [Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé
rgba rgba(182.0, 150.0, 203.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (60.00, 20.50, -23.40)
cmyk cmyk(10.34, 26.11, 0.00, 20.39) CIE-L*ab (66.52, 22.10, -23.49)
hsv hsv(274.29, 34.43, 69.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (66.52, 32.25, 313.25)
hsb hsb(274.29, 26.25, 80.00) CIE-L*uv (66.52, 13.82, -39.70)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b696cb)

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" #b696cb while the second is the "compliment" #adcc96.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b696cb)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #b696cb is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #adcc96.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b696cb)

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

Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b696cb)

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 Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b696cb)

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 shades of #b696cb

When you combine pure white with this color, #b696cb, lighter shades are produced.

Darker variations of #b696cb

Darker shades are produced by blending #b696cb with black

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b696cb)'s Tones

Tones of #b696cb can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

Gradients including #b696cb

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 #b696cb as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b696cb → #adcc96
#b696cb → #cbb5da
#b696cb → #ffffff
#b696cb → #cc96c8
#b696cb → #6d5a79
#b696cb → #9a96cc

Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b696cb) in different environments

Seeing #b696cb 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 #b696cb could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b696cb)

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

#b696cbmight 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 #b696cb

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b696cb. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Programming Language Syntax for #b696cb

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 #b696cb
Java new Color(182, 150, 203);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 182, 150, 203);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:182 green:150 blue:203 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(182f, 150f, 203f);
Swift UIColor(red:182, green:150, blue:203, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $cb96b6
Python Color('#b696cb')

Base Conversions of hex color #b696cb

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b696cb. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 11966155 while the individual RGB conversions are: 182, 150, 203.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110110 10010110 11001011
Hex b6 96 cb
Octal 266 226 313
Decimal 182 150 203

#b696cb Icons

If you're considering using #b696cb in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-[Sherwin Williams Paint] SW 9068 Berry Frappé (#b696cb) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #b696cb 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 #b696cb on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b696cb on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b696cb background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b696cb background.
This text is hex color #b696cb on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b696cb on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b696cb and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b696cb and white (#ffffff) background.