#bb9bc6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb9bc6 is composed of 73.3% red, 60.8% green and 77.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.6% cyan, 21.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 284.7 degrees, a saturation of 27.4% and a lightness of 69.2%. #bb9bc6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #77378d. Closest websafe color is: #cc99cc.

    • R 73
    • G 61
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 6
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#bb9bc6 color description : Grayish violet.

#bb9bc6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb9bc6 has RGB values of R:187, G:155, B:198 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 12295110.

Hex triplet bb9bc6 #bb9bc6
RGB Decimal 187, 155, 198 rgb(187,155,198)
RGB Percent 73.3, 60.8, 77.6 rgb(73.3%,60.8%,77.6%)
CMYK 6, 22, 0, 22
HSL 284.7°, 27.4, 69.2 hsl(284.7,27.4%,69.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 284.7°, 21.7, 77.6
Web Safe cc99cc #cc99cc
CIE-LAB 68.083, 19.634, -17.656
XYZ 42.406, 38.085, 58.54
xyY 0.305, 0.274, 38.085
CIE-LCH 68.083, 26.405, 318.035
CIE-LUV 68.083, 15.104, -30.157
Hunter-Lab 61.713, 14.658, -13.042
Binary 10111011, 10011011, 11000110

Color Schemes with #bb9bc6

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Alternatives to #bb9bc6

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#bb9bc6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb9bc6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb9bc6;}
.background {background-color:#bb9bc6;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb9bc6;}

Shades and Tints of #bb9bc6

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, #0b070c is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb9bc6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b2adb4 is the less saturated color, while #d665fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb9bc6 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.

  • #a9a9a9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #ada6af Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a1a9ce Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aba6c6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #baa4b0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #aaa3cb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b1a2c6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #baa1b8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population