#bcb5c7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bcb5c7 is composed of 73.7% red, 71% green and 78% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.5% cyan, 9% magenta, 0% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 263.3 degrees, a saturation of 13.8% and a lightness of 74.5%. #bcb5c7 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #796b8f. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 74
    • G 71
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 6
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#bcb5c7 color description : Grayish violet.

#bcb5c7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bcb5c7 has RGB values of R:188, G:181, B:199 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 12367303.

Hex triplet bcb5c7 #bcb5c7
RGB Decimal 188, 181, 199 rgb(188,181,199)
RGB Percent 73.7, 71, 78 rgb(73.7%,71%,78%)
CMYK 6, 9, 0, 22
HSL 263.3°, 13.8, 74.5 hsl(263.3,13.8%,74.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 263.3°, 9, 78
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.738, 5.866, -8.215
XYZ 47.57, 47.863, 60.762
xyY 0.305, 0.306, 47.863
CIE-LCH 74.738, 10.094, 305.532
CIE-LUV 74.738, 2.837, -13.453
Hunter-Lab 69.183, 1.666, -3.645
Binary 10111100, 10110101, 11000111

Color Schemes with #bcb5c7

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Alternatives to #bcb5c7

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#bcb5c7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bcb5c7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bcb5c7;}
.background {background-color:#bcb5c7;}
.border {border:1px solid #bcb5c7;}

Shades and Tints of #bcb5c7

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, #040304 is the darkest color, while #f9f8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bcb5c7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bdbac2 is the less saturated color, while #b07efe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bcb5c7 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.

  • #b9b9b9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bab8bc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #babaca Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c5b6ca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #beb9c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bab8c9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c2b6c9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bdb7c6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population