#bcb9d6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bcb9d6 is composed of 73.7% red, 72.5% green and 83.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 12.1% cyan, 13.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.1% black. It has a hue angle of 246.2 degrees, a saturation of 26.1% and a lightness of 78.2%. #bcb9d6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7973ad. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 74
    • G 73
    • B 84
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#bcb9d6 color description : Grayish blue.

#bcb9d6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bcb9d6 has RGB values of R:188, G:185, B:214 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 12368342.

Hex triplet bcb9d6 #bcb9d6
RGB Decimal 188, 185, 214 rgb(188,185,214)
RGB Percent 73.7, 72.5, 83.9 rgb(73.7%,72.5%,83.9%)
CMYK 12, 14, 0, 16
HSL 246.2°, 26.1, 78.2 hsl(246.2,26.1%,78.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 246.2°, 13.6, 83.9
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.219, 6.732, -14.162
XYZ 50.223, 50.244, 70.667
xyY 0.293, 0.294, 50.244
CIE-LCH 76.219, 15.681, 295.425
CIE-LUV 76.219, -0.087, -22.998
Hunter-Lab 70.883, 2.429, -9.491
Binary 10111100, 10111001, 11010110

Color Schemes with #bcb9d6

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Alternatives to #bcb9d6

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#bcb9d6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bcb9d6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bcb9d6;}
.background {background-color:#bcb9d6;}
.border {border:1px solid #bcb9d6;}

Shades and Tints of #bcb9d6

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, #030204 is the darkest color, while #f7f7fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bcb9d6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c6c6c9 is the less saturated color, while #9e93fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bcb9d6 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.

  • #bdbdbd Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bdbcc2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #babed8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c4bad8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdbecc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbbcd7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c1bad7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcbccf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population