#bcbddb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bcbddb is composed of 73.7% red, 74.1% green and 85.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.2% cyan, 13.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 238.1 degrees, a saturation of 30.1% and a lightness of 79.8%. #bcbddb color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #797bb7. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 74
    • G 74
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 14
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#bcbddb color description : Light grayish blue.

#bcbddb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bcbddb has RGB values of R:188, G:189, B:219 and CMYK values of C:0.14, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 12369371.

Hex triplet bcbddb #bcbddb
RGB Decimal 188, 189, 219 rgb(188,189,219)
RGB Percent 73.7, 74.1, 85.9 rgb(73.7%,74.1%,85.9%)
CMYK 14, 14, 0, 14
HSL 238.1°, 30.1, 79.8 hsl(238.1,30.1%,79.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 238.1°, 14.2, 85.9
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 77.401, 5.615, -15.094
XYZ 51.72, 52.201, 74.365
xyY 0.29, 0.293, 52.201
CIE-LCH 77.401, 16.105, 290.407
CIE-LUV 77.401, -2.281, -24.362
Hunter-Lab 72.25, 1.342, -10.45
Binary 10111100, 10111101, 11011011

Color Schemes with #bcbddb

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Alternatives to #bcbddb

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#bcbddb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bcbddb

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

Shades and Tints of #bcbddb

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, #05050a is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bcbddb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c8c8cf is the less saturated color, while #989cff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bcbddb 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.

  • #c0c0c0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bfbfc5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdc1dd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c6bedd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bcc2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcbfdc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c2bddc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcc0d4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population