#bcb5e1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bcb5e1 is composed of 73.7% red, 71% green and 88.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 16.4% cyan, 19.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.8% black. It has a hue angle of 249.5 degrees, a saturation of 42.3% and a lightness of 79.6%. #bcb5e1 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #796bc3. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 74
    • G 71
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 16
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#bcb5e1 color description : Light grayish blue.

#bcb5e1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bcb5e1 has RGB values of R:188, G:181, B:225 and CMYK values of C:0.16, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 12367329.

Hex triplet bcb5e1 #bcb5e1
RGB Decimal 188, 181, 225 rgb(188,181,225)
RGB Percent 73.7, 71, 88.2 rgb(73.7%,71%,88.2%)
CMYK 16, 20, 0, 12
HSL 249.5°, 42.3, 79.6 hsl(249.5,42.3%,79.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 249.5°, 19.6, 88.2
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.56, 11.249, -21.124
XYZ 50.851, 49.175, 78.043
xyY 0.286, 0.276, 49.175
CIE-LCH 75.56, 23.933, 298.035
CIE-LUV 75.56, 1.049, -34.914
Hunter-Lab 70.125, 6.72, -16.897
Binary 10111100, 10110101, 11100001

Color Schemes with #bcb5e1

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Alternatives to #bcb5e1

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#bcb5e1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bcb5e1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bcb5e1;}
.background {background-color:#bcb5e1;}
.border {border:1px solid #bcb5e1;}

Shades and Tints of #bcb5e1

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, #05040a is the darkest color, while #fbfbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bcb5e1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #cac9cd is the less saturated color, while #a999fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bcb5e1 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.

  • #bcbcbc Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bcbbc3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b3bce4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bcb9e2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #babdca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6b9e3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bcb8e1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbbad2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population