#bb00bb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb00bb is composed of 73.3% red, 0% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 300 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #bb00bb color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ff with #770077. Closest websafe color is: #cc00cc.

    • R 73
    • G 0
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb00bb color description : Strong magenta.

#bb00bb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb00bb has RGB values of R:187, G:0, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12255419.

Hex triplet bb00bb #bb00bb
RGB Decimal 187, 0, 187 rgb(187,0,187)
RGB Percent 73.3, 0, 73.3 rgb(73.3%,0%,73.3%)
CMYK 0, 100, 0, 27
HSL 300°, 100, 36.7 hsl(300,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 300°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe cc00cc #cc00cc
CIE-LAB 44.454, 77.81, -48.186
XYZ 29.463, 14.155, 48.191
xyY 0.321, 0.154, 14.155
CIE-LCH 44.454, 91.522, 328.231
CIE-LUV 44.454, 61.945, -80.103
Hunter-Lab 37.623, 73.944, -49.609
Binary 10111011, 00000000, 10111011

Color Schemes with #bb00bb

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Alternatives to #bb00bb

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#bb00bb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb00bb

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb00bb;}
.background {background-color:#bb00bb;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb00bb;}

Shades and Tints of #bb00bb

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #0a000a is the darkest color, while #fff6ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb00bb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #655665 is the less saturated color, while #bb00bb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb00bb is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #4d4d4d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #633e63 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #006dd5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4b71ac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b25156 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4445cc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7448b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b5337a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population