Faux-Popstar (#bb4d5b) color information

Hex color #bb4d5b is close to the color named "Popstar" because they look the same at a quick glance. It's labeled as "dark pink". When people spot this color, Popstar (#bb4d5b), in designs, they might associate it with love, youth, fun and playful, femininity, and the home. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for technology.

Breakdown of Faux-Popstar (#bb4d5b)

#bb4d5b is made up of (187, 77, 91) in RGB colorspace and (0.00, 58.82, 51.34, 26.67) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12275035 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc6666. White should be used ontop of #bb4d5b to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #bb4d5b. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #bb4d5b luma #111.40
Websafe hex #cc6666 Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(187, 77, 91) Adobe RGB (164.00, 72.00, 92.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(73%, 30%, 36%) Closest named color Popstar
rgba rgba(187.0, 77.0, 91.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (40.00, 44.39, 8.34)
cmyk cmyk(0.00, 58.82, 51.34, 26.67) CIE-L*ab (46.97, 48.92, 12.69)
hsv hsv(351.63, 44.33, 51.50) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (46.97, 50.54, 14.54)
hsb hsb(351.63, 58.90, 73.00) CIE-L*uv (46.97, 82.07, 6.15)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Popstar (#bb4d5b)

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" #bb4d5b while the second is the "compliment" #4cbaa9.

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 (#bb4d5b)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #bb4d5b is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #4cbaa9.

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 (#bb4d5b)

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 (#bb4d5b)

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

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 (#bb4d5b)

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 variations of #bb4d5b

When you combine pure white with this color, #bb4d5b, lighter shades are produced.

Darker shades of #bb4d5b

Darker shades of #bb4d5b can be created by blending the color with different amounts of black.

Faux-Popstar (#bb4d5b)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #bb4d5b with gray

Faux-Popstar (#bb4d5b) 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 #bb4d5b as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#bb4d5b → #4cbaa9
#bb4d5b → #cf828c
#bb4d5b → #ffffff
#bb4d5b → #ba724c
#bb4d5b → #702e36
#bb4d5b → #ba4c93

How #bb4d5b looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #bb4d5b 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 #bb4d5b could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Interior Paints close to Faux-Popstar (#bb4d5b)

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

#bb4d5bmight 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.

#bb4d5b 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#bb4d5b. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#bb4d5b 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 #bb4d5b
Java new Color(187, 77, 91);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 187, 77, 91);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:187 green:77 blue:91 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(187f, 77f, 91f);
Swift UIColor(red:187, green:77, blue:91, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $5b4dbb
Python Color('#bb4d5b')

Base Conversions of hex color #bb4d5b

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #bb4d5b. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12275035 while the individual RGB conversions are: 187, 77, 91.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111011 01001101 01011011
Hex bb 4d 5b
Octal 273 115 133
Decimal 187 77 91

#bb4d5b Icons

If you're considering using #bb4d5b in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Popstar (#bb4d5b) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #bb4d5b 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 #bb4d5b on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #bb4d5b on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #bb4d5b background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #bb4d5b background.
This text is hex color #bb4d5b on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #bb4d5b on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #bb4d5b and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #bb4d5b and white (#ffffff) background.