Faux-Wisteria (#bda3d7) color information

The hexidecimal color, #bda3d7, should not to be confused with "Wisteria" because of their close resemblance. This color is described as "light gray". Psychologically, when humans think of this color, Wisteria (#bda3d7), in media, the following may come to mind: being clean, modern or futuristic, graceful, the home, and middle-ground. This color isn't popular for agriculture.

Breakdown of #bda3d7

#bda3d7 is made up of (189, 163, 215) in RGB colorspace and (12.09, 24.19, 0.00, 15.69) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12428247 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc99cc. White should be used ontop of #bda3d7 to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #bda3d7. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #bda3d7 luma #176.49
Websafe hex #cc99cc Black/white pairing White
rgb rgb(189, 163, 215) Adobe RGB (180.00, 162.00, 211.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(74%, 64%, 84%) Closest named color Wisteria
rgba rgba(189.0, 163.0, 215.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (64.81, 17.01, -22.11)
cmyk cmyk(12.09, 24.19, 0.00, 15.69) CIE-L*ab (70.87, 18.12, -22.01)
hsv hsv(270.00, 38.46, 74.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (70.87, 28.51, 309.46)
hsb hsb(270.00, 23.81, 84.00) CIE-L*uv (70.87, 9.71, -37.08)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Wisteria (#bda3d7)

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" #bda3d7 and the second color is called the "compliment" #bcd6a3.

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

Split Complimentary Colors of #Faux-Wisteria (#bda3d7)

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #bda3d7 is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #bcd6a3.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Wisteria (#bda3d7)

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 Faux-Wisteria (#bda3d7)

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

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

Analagous Colors of Faux-Wisteria (#bda3d7)

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-Wisteria (#bda3d7)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #bda3d7 with white

Darker variations of #bda3d7

When you combine pure black with this color, #bda3d7, darker shades are produced.

Tones of #bda3d7

Tones of #bda3d7 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of gray.

#bda3d7 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 #bda3d7 as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#bda3d7 → #bcd6a3
#bda3d7 → #d0bee3
#bda3d7 → #ffffff
#bda3d7 → #d6a3d6
#bda3d7 → #716181
#bda3d7 → #a3a3d6

Faux-Wisteria (#bda3d7) in different environments

Seeing #bda3d7 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 #bda3d7 could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

Named colors and Paints related to #bda3d7

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

#bda3d7might 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-Wisteria (#bda3d7)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#bda3d7. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#bda3d7 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 #bda3d7
Java new Color(189, 163, 215);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 189, 163, 215);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:189 green:163 blue:215 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(189f, 163f, 215f);
Swift UIColor(red:189, green:163, blue:215, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $d7a3bd
Python Color('#bda3d7')

Base Conversions of hex color #bda3d7

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #bda3d7. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12428247 while the individual RGB conversions are: 189, 163, 215.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111101 10100011 11010111
Hex bd a3 d7
Octal 275 243 327
Decimal 189 163 215

Icons incorporating the color #bda3d7

If you're considering using #bda3d7 in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color #bda3d7 on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #bda3d7 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 #bda3d7 on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #bda3d7 on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #bda3d7 background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #bda3d7 background.
This text is hex color #bda3d7 on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #bda3d7 on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #bda3d7 and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #bda3d7 and white (#ffffff) background.