Faux-Mystic maroon (#b74d82) color information

The hexidecimal color, #b74d82, is very close to "Mystic maroon" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "dark pink". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Mystic maroon (#b74d82), in brand logos, the following may come to mind: warmth, being nurtured, soft or fluffy, limiting, and energy. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for transportation and cars.

Breakdown of #b74d82

#b74d82 is made up of (183, 77, 130) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 57.92, 28.96, 28.24) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12012930 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6699. White should be used ontop of #b74d82 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #b74d82. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #b74d82 luma #114.61
Websafe hex #cc6699 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(183, 77, 130) Adobe RGB (159.00, 79.00, 127.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(72%, 30%, 51%) Closest named color Mystic maroon
rgba rgba(183.0, 77.0, 130.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (41.23, 43.29, -6.70)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 57.92, 28.96, 28.24) CIE-L*ab (48.26, 47.59, -8.32)
hsv hsv(330.00, 42.86, 51.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (48.26, 48.31, 350.08)
hsb hsb(330.00, 58.33, 72.00) CIE-L*uv (48.26, 62.30, -19.57)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Mystic maroon (#b74d82)

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" #b74d82 while the second is the "compliment" #4cb782.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Mystic maroon (#b74d82)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #b74d82 is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #4cb782.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Mystic maroon (#b74d82)

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-Mystic maroon (#b74d82)

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-Mystic maroon (#b74d82)

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.

Faux-Mystic maroon (#b74d82)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #b74d82 with white

Darker variations of #b74d82

When you combine pure black with this color, #b74d82, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Mystic maroon (#b74d82)'s Tones

Tones of #b74d82 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#b74d82 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 #b74d82 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#b74d82 → #4cb782
#b74d82 → #cc82a7
#b74d82 → #ffffff
#b74d82 → #b74c4c
#b74d82 → #6d2e4e
#b74d82 → #b74cb7

Faux-Mystic maroon (#b74d82) in different environments

Seeing #b74d82 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 #b74d82 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #b74d82

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

#b74d82might 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 Faux-Mystic maroon (#b74d82)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#b74d82. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#b74d82 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 #b74d82
Java new Color(183, 77, 130);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 183, 77, 130);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:183 green:77 blue:130 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(183f, 77f, 130f);
Swift UIColor(red:183, green:77, blue:130, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $824db7
Python Color('#b74d82')

Base Conversions of hex color #b74d82

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #b74d82. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12012930 while the individual RGB conversions are: 183, 77, 130.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10110111 01001101 10000010
Hex b7 4d 82
Octal 267 115 202
Decimal 183 77 130

#b74d82 Icons

If you're considering using #b74d82 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Mystic maroon (#b74d82) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #b74d82 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 #b74d82 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #b74d82 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #b74d82 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #b74d82 background.
This text is hex color #b74d82 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #b74d82 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #b74d82 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #b74d82 and white (#ffffff) background.