#bcb9bf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bcb9bf is composed of 73.7% red, 72.5% green and 74.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.6% cyan, 3.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.1% black. It has a hue angle of 270 degrees, a saturation of 4.5% and a lightness of 73.7%. #bcb9bf color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #79737f. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 74
    • G 73
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#bcb9bf color description : Grayish violet.

#bcb9bf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bcb9bf has RGB values of R:188, G:185, B:191 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 12368319.

Hex triplet bcb9bf #bcb9bf
RGB Decimal 188, 185, 191 rgb(188,185,191)
RGB Percent 73.7, 72.5, 74.9 rgb(73.7%,72.5%,74.9%)
CMYK 2, 3, 0, 25
HSL 270°, 4.5, 73.7 hsl(270,4.5%,73.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 270°, 3.1, 74.9
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.545, 2.167, -2.664
XYZ 47.49, 49.151, 56.273
xyY 0.311, 0.321, 49.151
CIE-LCH 75.545, 3.434, 309.126
CIE-LUV 75.545, 1.346, -4.361
Hunter-Lab 70.108, -1.774, 1.486
Binary 10111100, 10111001, 10111111

Color Schemes with #bcb9bf

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Alternatives to #bcb9bf

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#bcb9bf Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bcb9bf

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bcb9bf;}
.background {background-color:#bcb9bf;}
.border {border:1px solid #bcb9bf;}

Shades and Tints of #bcb9bf

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f7f6f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bcb9bf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bcb9bf is the less saturated color, while #bc7bfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bcb9bf 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.

  • #bbbbbb Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bbbbbc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfbcc2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ccb8c3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c0bbc8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebbc1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c6b8c1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bebac5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population