#bcb9c4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bcb9c4 is composed of 73.7% red, 72.5% green and 76.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4.1% cyan, 5.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 256.4 degrees, a saturation of 8.5% and a lightness of 74.7%. #bcb9c4 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #797389. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 74
    • G 73
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 4
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#bcb9c4 color description : Grayish violet.

#bcb9c4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bcb9c4 has RGB values of R:188, G:185, B:196 and CMYK values of C:0.04, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12368324.

Hex triplet bcb9c4 #bcb9c4
RGB Decimal 188, 185, 196 rgb(188,185,196)
RGB Percent 73.7, 72.5, 76.9 rgb(73.7%,72.5%,76.9%)
CMYK 4, 6, 0, 23
HSL 256.4°, 8.5, 74.7 hsl(256.4,8.5%,74.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 256.4°, 5.6, 76.9
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.684, 3.121, -5.18
XYZ 48.05, 49.375, 59.22
xyY 0.307, 0.315, 49.375
CIE-LCH 75.684, 6.047, 301.073
CIE-LUV 75.684, 1.039, -8.345
Hunter-Lab 70.267, -0.906, -0.782
Binary 10111100, 10111001, 11000100

Color Schemes with #bcb9c4

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Alternatives to #bcb9c4

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#bcb9c4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bcb9c4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bcb9c4;}
.background {background-color:#bcb9c4;}
.border {border:1px solid #bcb9c4;}

Shades and Tints of #bcb9c4

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, #040405 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bcb9c4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bebebf is the less saturated color, while #a382fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bcb9c4 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
  • #bbbbbd Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebcc7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cab8c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bfbcc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdbbc6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c5b8c6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bebbc7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population