#BAA3C8 Hex Code

Color Name: Lilac

What is hex #BAA3C8 Color?

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The color name of hex code #BAA3C8 is Lilac. The RGB values are (186, 163, 200) which means it is composed of 34% red, 30% green and 36% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:7 M:19 Y:0 K:22. In the HSV/HSB scale, #BAA3C8 has a hue of 277°, 19% saturation and a brightness value of 78%.
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 #BAA3C8 Color Codes

Color NameLilac
RGB Values(186, 163, 200)
CMYK Values(7%, 19%, 0%, 22%)
HSV/HSB Values(277°, 19%, 78%)
Closest Web Safe#CC99CC
Inverse Color#455C37 [Gray-Asparagus]
Closest Pantone®522 C
Closest RAL7038 [Agate grey]
Complementary Color#B1C8A3 [Laurel Green]
#BAA3C8 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#B7B7B7
Weighted Average (Most Common)#AEAEAE
Weighted Average (Luma)#ABABAB
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#CECECE

Hex #BAA3C8 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of BAA3C8. Complementary color is B1C8A3

Complementary Palette

The complement of #BAA3C8 is #B1C8A3 which is called Laurel Green. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #BAA3C8 color is offered by #B1C8A3. 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 (BAA3C8, C8A3C4 and A8A3C8)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #BAA3C8 are #C8A3C4 and #A8A3C8, called Lilac and Blue Bell, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #BAA3C8 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 (BAA3C8, C4C8A3 and A3C8A8)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #BAA3C8 are #C4C8A3 (Dark Vanilla) and #A3C8A8 (Cambridge Blue). 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 (BAA3C8, C8BAA3 and A3C8BA)

Triadic Palette

#BAA3C8 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #C8BAA3 (Dark Vanilla) and #A3C8BA (Opal) along with #BAA3C8, 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 (BAA3C8, C8BAA3, B1C8A3 and A3B1C8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #BAA3C8 has #C8BAA3 (Dark Vanilla), #B1C8A3 (Laurel Green) and #A3B1C8 (Cadet Blue (Crayola)). 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 (BAA3C8, C8A8A3, B1C8A3 and A3C4C8)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #BAA3C8 contains #C8A8A3 (Silver Pink), #B1C8A3 (Laurel Green) and #A3C4C8 (Opal). 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 #BAA3C8 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #BAA3C8 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.

#BAA3C8 Color Patterns

  • gingham-checks-pattern - BAA3C8

    Lilac gingham checks pattern

  • vertical-stripes-pattern - BAA3C8

    Lilac vertical stripes pattern

  • polka-dots-pattern - BAA3C8

    Lilac polka dots pattern

  • honeycomb-pattern - BAA3C8

    Lilac honeycomb pattern

  • leaves-pattern - BAA3C8

    Lilac leaves pattern

  • houndstooth-pattern - BAA3C8

    Lilac houndstooth pattern

  • trellis-pattern - BAA3C8

    Lilac trellis pattern

  • plaid-pattern - BAA3C8

    Lilac 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.