#B2759E Hex Code

Color Name: Pearly Purple

What is hex #B2759E Color?

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The color name of hex code #B2759E is Pearly Purple. The RGB values are (178, 117, 158) which means it is composed of 39% red, 26% green and 35% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:34 Y:11 K:30. In the HSV/HSB scale, #B2759E has a hue of 320°, 34% saturation and a brightness value of 70%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Hex #B2759E Color Codes

Color NamePearly Purple
RGB Values(178, 117, 158)
CMYK Values(0%, 34%, 11%, 30%)
HSV/HSB Values(320°, 34%, 70%)
Closest Web Safe#996699
Inverse Color#4D8A61 [Middle Green]
Closest Pantone®681 C
Closest RAL4009 [Pastel violet]
Complementary Color#75B289 [Iguana Green]
#B2759E Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#979797
Weighted Average (Most Common)#8C8C8C
Weighted Average (Luma)#858585
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#B9B9B9

Hex #B2759E Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B2759E. Complementary color is 75B289

Complementary Palette

The complement of #B2759E is #75B289 which is called Iguana Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B2759E color is offered by #75B289. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (B2759E, B27580 and A875B2)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #B2759E are #B27580 and #A875B2, called Turkish Rose and Purple Mountain Majesty, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #B2759E with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (B2759E, 80B275 and 75B2A8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #B2759E are #80B275 (Asparagus) and #75B2A8 (Green Sheen). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (B2759E, 9EB275 and 759EB2)

Triadic Palette

#B2759E triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #9EB275 (Olivine) and #759EB2 (Weldon Blue) along with #B2759E, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (B2759E, 9EB275, 75B289 and 8975B2)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #B2759E has #9EB275 (Olivine), #75B289 (Iguana Green) and #8975B2 (Middle Blue Purple). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (B2759E, B2A875, 75B289 and 7580B2)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #B2759E contains #B2A875 (Misty Moss), #75B289 (Iguana Green) and #7580B2 (Shadow Blue). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Hex #B2759E Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #B2759E rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

#B2759E Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - B2759E

    Pearly Purple gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - B2759E

    Pearly Purple vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - B2759E

    Pearly Purple polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - B2759E

    Pearly Purple honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - B2759E

    Pearly Purple leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - B2759E

    Pearly Purple houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - B2759E

    Pearly Purple trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - B2759E

    Pearly Purple plaid pattern

Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.