#bcb8b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bcb8b9 is composed of 73.7% red, 72.2% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 2.1% magenta, 1.6% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 345 degrees, a saturation of 2.9% and a lightness of 72.9%. #bcb8b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #797173. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 74
    • G 72
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 2
    • Y 2
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bcb8b9 color description : Grayish red.

#bcb8b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bcb8b9 has RGB values of R:188, G:184, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.02, Y:0.02, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12368057.

Hex triplet bcb8b9 #bcb8b9
RGB Decimal 188, 184, 185 rgb(188,184,185)
RGB Percent 73.7, 72.2, 72.5 rgb(73.7%,72.2%,72.5%)
CMYK 0, 2, 2, 26
HSL 345°, 2.9, 72.9 hsl(345,2.9%,72.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 345°, 2.1, 73.7
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.124, 1.587, -0.015
XYZ 46.635, 48.475, 52.796
xyY 0.315, 0.328, 48.475
CIE-LCH 75.124, 1.587, 359.468
CIE-LUV 75.124, 2.224, -0.297
Hunter-Lab 69.624, -2.281, 3.777
Binary 10111100, 10111000, 10111001

Color Schemes with #bcb8b9

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Alternatives to #bcb8b9

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#bcb8b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bcb8b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bcb8b9;}
.background {background-color:#bcb8b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #bcb8b9;}

Shades and Tints of #bcb8b9

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, #0a0909 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bcb8b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bcb8b9 is the less saturated color, while #fc7899 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bcb8b9 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
  • #bab9b9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfbbbc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cdb7be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c1b9c7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebabb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c6b7bc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bfb9c2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population