#bdb3db Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bdb3db is composed of 74.1% red, 70.2% green and 85.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 13.7% cyan, 18.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 255 degrees, a saturation of 35.7% and a lightness of 78%. #bdb3db color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7b67b7. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 74
    • G 70
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 14
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#bdb3db color description : Light grayish violet.

#bdb3db Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bdb3db has RGB values of R:189, G:179, B:219 and CMYK values of C:0.14, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 12432347.

Hex triplet bdb3db #bdb3db
RGB Decimal 189, 179, 219 rgb(189,179,219)
RGB Percent 74.1, 70.2, 85.9 rgb(74.1%,70.2%,85.9%)
CMYK 14, 18, 0, 14
HSL 255°, 35.7, 78 hsl(255,35.7%,78%)
HSV (or HSB) 255°, 18.3, 85.9
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.934, 11.374, -18.807
XYZ 49.89, 48.173, 73.684
xyY 0.29, 0.28, 48.173
CIE-LCH 74.934, 21.979, 301.164
CIE-LUV 74.934, 2.94, -31.132
Hunter-Lab 69.407, 6.845, -14.359
Binary 10111101, 10110011, 11011011

Color Schemes with #bdb3db

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Alternatives to #bdb3db

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#bdb3db Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bdb3db

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bdb3db;}
.background {background-color:#bdb3db;}
.border {border:1px solid #bdb3db;}

Shades and Tints of #bdb3db

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, #020204 is the darkest color, while #f7f6fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bdb3db

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c6c4ca is the less saturated color, while #ac91fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bdb3db 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
  • #bbb9c1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b3badf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bcb8dc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bcbac8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7b7dd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bcb6db Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcb7ce Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population