Description and conversion results of color #a16484

It is a grayish rose color having an approximate luminance of 50%. It has a hue value of 329° indicating that this is a cold color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Antique Fuchsia, Rose Dust, Mauve Taupe, Raspberry Glace, China Rose, Sugar Plum, Pearly Purple, Chinese Violet, Magenta Haze and Mystic Maroon. A little below you will find the most similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors too.

Conversion results

The following list contains the conversion results of color #a16484 to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(161, 100, 132)
#a16484
hsl(328.5, 24.5%, 51.2%)
hsv(328.5, 37.9%, 63.1%)
lab(49.9, 29.3, -7.4)
xyz(23.4, 18.4, 24.1)

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Similar RAL, Pantone and Sherwin-Williams colors

The most important note: in real life paints might have a different shade compared to as they appear on your display. You shall always consult and double-check colors with a professional paint provider before you order.

The following list contains the nearest matching standard colors. The left hexagon is the reference, the right one is the matched color. For each color there is a link to our partner MyPerfectColor.com, where you can buy paints of the corresponding colors.

Pantone 7646 C
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Pantone 2047 U
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Pantone 688 C
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RAL D2 340 50 30
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RAL D2 340 50 35
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RAL D2 350 50 30
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Sherwin-Williams 6565
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Sherwin-Williams 6572
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Sherwin-Williams 6291
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Tints, shades and tones

Tints, shades and tones are generated from the base color by adding white, black and gray paint to it respectively. The process results a harmonic color scale.

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Tints

These are the color variants which are generated by adding white color to the base #a16484 color. This process results a scale from a grayish rose color to white. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to English Lavender, Opera Mauve, Puce, Glossy Grape, Pink Lavender, Lilac, Lilac Luster, Cameo Pink, Queen Pink, Languid Lavender, Thistle, Piggy Pink, Lavender Blush, Snow, Ghost White and Misty Rose.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base #a16484 color. This process results a scale from a grayish rose color to black. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.

This color scale contains similar colors to Twilight Lavender, Eggplant, Sugar Plum, Dark Byzantium, Old Mauve, Wine Dregs, Black Coffee, Old Burgundy, Dark Purple, Raisin Black, Eigengrau, Eerie Black and Smoky Black.

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base #a16484 color. This process results a scale from a grayish rose color to gray. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.

This color scale contains similar colors to Raspberry Glace, Mauve Taupe, Rose Dust, Antique Fuchsia, Mountbatten Pink, Old Lavender, Rocket Metallic, Deep Taupe, Sonic Silver, Taupe Gray and Gray (Web).

Color schemes and palettes

Color schemes represent a set of colors creating a harmonic and aesthetic feeling. Color schemes are generated by choosing colors around the color wheel.

We can talk about monochromatic, complementary, triadic and tetradic color schemes, choosing one, two, three or four colors around the color wheel respectively. In the following tables these color schemes are present.

Monochromatic

The monochromatic scale is generated by choosing colors on the color wheel near to the base color. As the colors of the monochromatic scale are close to each other, they create a harmonic feeling.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of azure, blue, violet, rose, red and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Dark Cornflower Blue, Purple Navy, Maximum Blue Purple, Wild Blue Yonder, English Violet, Cyber Grape, Wisteria, Lilac, Old Mauve, Wine Dregs, Kobi, Charm Pink, Wine, Catawba, Mauvelous, Shimmering Blush, Liver (organ), Bole, Dark Salmon and Antique Brass.

Complementary

The complementary scale is generated by choosing the color on the opposite side on the color wheel relative to the base color. This results in slight vibrating tension between the complementary colors.

This color scale contains cold colors. There are variants of rose and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Old Mauve, Wine Dregs, Pearly Purple, Opera Mauve, Cotton Candy, Cameo Pink, Sacramento State Green, British Racing Green, Illuminating Emerald, Viridian, Magic Mint and Turquoise Green.

Triadic

The triadic scale is generated by choosing two colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combines the slight vibrating tension and the harmonic feeling between the triadic colors.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of rose, cyan and yellow colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Wine Dregs, Old Mauve, Kobi, Amaranth Pink, Midnight Green (Eagle Green), Dark Slate Gray, Maximum Blue, Pacific Blue, Army Green, Dark Moss Green, Misty Moss and Sage.

Tetradic

The tetradic scale is generated by choosing three colors on the color wheel relative to the base color. This combination covers the whole color wheel containing both the complementary and harmonic colors of the base color.

This color scale contains cold and warm colors. There are variants of rose, orange, green and azure colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Wine Dregs, Old Mauve, Kobi, Amaranth Pink, Pullman Brown (UPS Brown), Dark Brown, Camel, Desert, Castleton Green, Blue-green (color Wheel), Ocean Green, Green Sheen, Indigo Dye, USAFA Blue, Aero and Blue Jeans.

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