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British Standard Purple (02-E-53) HEX code

This HEX color is commonly associated with British Standard colors, especially BS4800-5252 for colour-coordination in building construction collection. This particular HEX color sample is often used to illustrate color named Purple, the code 02-E-53 is also used for refference to this British Standard color. And while HEX (RGB) representation of "real world" colors is not the most accurate choice, we can still use this visual sample as a point of refference for personal research or comparison. The information below should be useful to distinguish common colors between different tints, shades, standards and manufacturers.

HEX Color

HEX Code:#BF3E50
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RGB Decimal:191, 62, 80
RGB Float:0.749, 0.243, 0.314
CMYK Percentage:0, 68, 58, 25
LRV (?) :15.27%
British Standard Purple (02-E-53) represented in HEX code #BF3E50
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Australian Standard AS2700 / #A8303F / STRAWBERRY (R24)
BS 2660 Colours for building and decorative paints / #922529 / Post Office Red (BS2660-0006)
British Standard BS 381C:1996 / #8B1A32 / Crimson (BS381C-540)
BS4800-5252 for colour-coordination in building construction / #BF3E50 / Purple (02-E-53)
Jotun paint colour catalogue / #C24644 / Oriental Red (2185)
Munsell Color System / #AC3242 / 3.75r 4/12
NCS 1950 Index colur chart / #BF4851 / S 2060-R
AMS Standard 595a / #AD3E43 / Coast Guard buoy red (11350)
Behr paint / #C84F58 / Super Hero (T15-14)
Benjamin Moore paint colours / #BD4651 / Santa's Suit (1336)
Dulux color palette / #93383F / PUGIN RED
Dulux Trade Paints / #BA4049 / Fire cracker 2 (05YR 15/555)
Dunn-Edwards perfect palette / #CC5160 / Cherry Hill (DE5069)
Dutch Boy paint colors / #BB3A4F / Cinnapink (R005)
Farrow and ball colours / #A53C49 / Rectory Red (217)
Federal Standard 595c / #B04243 / OSHA safety red (11120)
Hallman Lindsay paints / #BD4048 / Precious Peony (1102)
Isomat color system / #BA3D4A / LPC 0404
Kelly Moore paint colors / #BC4C52 / Candy Cane (AC23-R)
Kilz paint colors / #B03537 / Bang (LH160)
Little Greene paint colors / #B43242 / Cape red (LG 279)
Matthews Paint Colors / #BF3851 / Blazing Dark (MP11718)
PPG Pittsburgh Paints Colors / #C53A4B / Calypso Berry (1185-7)
Sherwin-Williams paint colors / #BB4B51 / Coral bells (SW 6593)
Tikkurila paint colours / #C55760 / Dahlia (S327)
Trumatch paint colors / #BF3D50 / Trumatch 3-a4 (3-a4)
Valspar Paint Colors / #C74E5B / Whipped Strawberry (1006-1A)
Vista paint colors / #BB4147 / Precious Peony (C-1101)
Pantone CMYK Color Guide / #C23C4F / PANTONE P 60-14 C
Pantone Metallics / #AE3D4E / PANTONE 8883 C
Pantone Premium Metallics Coated / #C44D58 / PANTONE 10164 C
Pantone Solid Coated / #BA3A4F / PANTONE 703 C
Pantone Solid Uncoated / #D3515E / PANTONE 186 U
RAL Classic / #CA505A / Strawberry red (RAL 3018)
RAL Design / #CE4458 / RAL 020 50 58
Sikkens 4041 Color concept / #C03B48 / B6.50.40
Sikkens 5051 Color concept / #BB4149 / B7.53.35
Tiger Drylac / #A23D3D / 089/30450