#bb00ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb00ff is composed of 73.3% red, 0% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.7% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 284 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #bb00ff color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ff with #7700ff. Closest websafe color is: #cc00ff.

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

#bb00ff color description : Pure (or mostly pure) violet.

#bb00ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb00ff has RGB values of R:187, G:0, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:1, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 12255487.

Hex triplet bb00ff #bb00ff
RGB Decimal 187, 0, 255 rgb(187,0,255)
RGB Percent 73.3, 0, 100 rgb(73.3%,0%,100%)
CMYK 27, 100, 0, 0
HSL 284°, 100, 50 hsl(284,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 284°, 100, 100
Web Safe cc00ff #cc00ff
CIE-LAB 49.236, 88.894, -79.307
XYZ 38.541, 17.786, 96.005
xyY 0.253, 0.117, 17.786
CIE-LCH 49.236, 119.129, 318.262
CIE-LUV 49.236, 39.672, -127.087
Hunter-Lab 42.174, 89.322, -105.448
Binary 10111011, 00000000, 11111111

Color Schemes with #bb00ff

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Alternatives to #bb00ff

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#bb00ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb00ff

This text has a font color of #bb00ff.

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#bb00ff background color

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#bb00ff border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb00ff;}
.background {background-color:#bb00ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb00ff;}

Shades and Tints of #bb00ff

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, #0e0014 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb00ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #847689 is the less saturated color, while #bb00ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb00ff 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.

  • #555555 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #694477 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0078ea Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007ecf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a46c74 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #444cf1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4450e0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ac45a6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population