Description and conversion results of color #bab7be

It is a bright grayish violet color having an approximate luminance of 75%. It has a hue value of 266° indicating that this is a cold color.

Some of the most similar colors to this color are Lavender Gray, Silver (Metallic), Gray (X11 Gray), Silver, Silver Sand, Silver Chalice, Black Shadows, Cadet Blue (Crayola), Quick Silver and Silver (Crayola). 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 #bab7be to RGB, hexadecimal, HSL, HSV, Lab and XYZ colorspaces: each format represents the same color.

rgb(186, 183, 190)
#bab7be
hsl(265.7, 5.1%, 73.1%)
hsv(265.7, 3.7%, 74.5%)
lab(74.8, 2.4, -3.2)
xyz(46.5, 48, 55.5)

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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 Cool Gray 4 U
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Pantone 14-3903 TPG
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Pantone 4281 C
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RAL 170-M
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RAL D2 300 70 05
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RAL D2 320 70 05
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Sherwin-Williams 6261
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Sherwin-Williams 6268
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Sherwin-Williams 6548
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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 #bab7be color. This process results a scale from a bright grayish violet color to white. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets brigther and brighter.

This color scale contains similar colors to Silver, Lavender Gray, Silver Sand, Light Gray, Gainsboro, Platinum, Timberwolf, Cultured, Isabelline, Snow, Ghost White and White.

Shades

These are the color variants which are generated by adding black color to the base #bab7be color. This process results a scale from a bright grayish violet color to black. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets darker and darker.

This color scale contains similar colors to Taupe Gray, Gray (Web), Battleship Grey, Old Silver, Granite Gray, Dim Gray, Davy's Grey, Black Coral, Onyx, Jet, Black Olive, Dark Liver, Eerie Black, Raisin Black, Eigengrau and Smoky Black.

Tones

These are the color variants which are generated by adding gray color to the base #bab7be color. This process results a scale from a bright grayish violet color to gray. The coldness of the color remains the same as it gets grayer and grayer.

This color scale contains similar colors to Gray (X11 Gray), Silver, Silver (Metallic), Silver Sand and Silver Chalice.

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, gray and red colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Charcoal, Onyx, Silver Chalice, Quick Silver, Silver (Metallic), Dark Liver, Davy's Grey, Black Shadows and Black Coffee.

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 gray, violet and green colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Jet, Onyx, Taupe Gray, Rocket Metallic, Light Gray, Gainsboro, Black Olive, Battleship Grey, Old Silver and Timberwolf.

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 gray, cyan and orange colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Dark Liver, Davy's Grey, Silver (Metallic), Silver Chalice, Black Olive, Outer Space (Crayola), Ash Gray, Taupe, Dark Lava and Quick Silver.

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 gray, red and cyan colors in the above items, which contain similar colors to Dark Liver, Davy's Grey, Silver (Metallic), Silver Chalice, Taupe, Quick Silver, Black Olive, Onyx, Charcoal and Outer Space (Crayola).

If you want to have a more detailed control of the colors in the schemes, have a look at the Spektran application too!

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