#bcbdbd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bcbdbd is composed of 73.7% red, 74.1% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 0.8% and a lightness of 73.9%. #bcbdbd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #797b7b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 74
    • G 74
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 1
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bcbdbd color description : Grayish cyan.

#bcbdbd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bcbdbd has RGB values of R:188, G:189, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12369341.

Hex triplet bcbdbd #bcbdbd
RGB Decimal 188, 189, 189 rgb(188,189,189)
RGB Percent 73.7, 74.1, 74.1 rgb(73.7%,74.1%,74.1%)
CMYK 1, 0, 0, 26
HSL 180°, 0.8, 73.9 hsl(180,0.8%,73.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 0.5, 74.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.534, -0.348, -0.129
XYZ 48.12, 50.761, 55.404
xyY 0.312, 0.329, 50.761
CIE-LCH 76.534, 0.371, 200.357
CIE-LUV 76.534, -0.571, -0.132
Hunter-Lab 71.246, -4.122, 3.766
Binary 10111100, 10111101, 10111101

Color Schemes with #bcbdbd

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Alternatives to #bcbdbd

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#bcbdbd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bcbdbd

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#bcbdbd border color

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

Shades and Tints of #bcbdbd

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 #f7f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bcbdbd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bcbdbd is the less saturated color, while #7ffafa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bcbdbd 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
  • #bdbdbd Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c3bfbf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d0bac2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c1becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0bebe Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c9bbc0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bfbdc6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population