#bc8cb5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bc8cb5 is composed of 73.7% red, 54.9% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 25.5% magenta, 3.7% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 308.8 degrees, a saturation of 26.4% and a lightness of 64.3%. #bc8cb5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #79196b. Closest websafe color is: #cc99cc.

    • R 74
    • G 55
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 26
    • Y 4
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bc8cb5 color description : Slightly desaturated magenta.

#bc8cb5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bc8cb5 has RGB values of R:188, G:140, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.26, Y:0.04, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12356789.

Hex triplet bc8cb5 #bc8cb5
RGB Decimal 188, 140, 181 rgb(188,140,181)
RGB Percent 73.7, 54.9, 71 rgb(73.7%,54.9%,71%)
CMYK 0, 26, 4, 26
HSL 308.8°, 26.4, 64.3 hsl(308.8,26.4%,64.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 308.8°, 25.5, 73.7
Web Safe cc99cc #cc99cc
CIE-LAB 63.986, 25.043, -14.324
XYZ 38.457, 32.785, 48.016
xyY 0.322, 0.275, 32.785
CIE-LCH 63.986, 28.851, 330.231
CIE-LUV 63.986, 25.201, -25.567
Hunter-Lab 57.258, 19.686, -9.639
Binary 10111100, 10001100, 10110101

Color Schemes with #bc8cb5

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Alternatives to #bc8cb5

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#bc8cb5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bc8cb5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bc8cb5;}
.background {background-color:#bc8cb5;}
.border {border:1px solid #bc8cb5;}

Shades and Tints of #bc8cb5

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, #090508 is the darkest color, while #fdfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bc8cb5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a7a1a6 is the less saturated color, while #fb4de2 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bc8cb5 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a59ba3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #989ec0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a49cb5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bb96a1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a597bc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ad96b5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bb92a8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population