#bdb8c6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bdb8c6 is composed of 74.1% red, 72.2% green and 77.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4.5% cyan, 7.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 261.4 degrees, a saturation of 10.9% and a lightness of 74.9%. #bdb8c6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7b718d. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 74
    • G 72
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 5
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#bdb8c6 color description : Grayish violet.

#bdb8c6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bdb8c6 has RGB values of R:189, G:184, B:198 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 12433606.

Hex triplet bdb8c6 #bdb8c6
RGB Decimal 189, 184, 198 rgb(189,184,198)
RGB Percent 74.1, 72.2, 77.6 rgb(74.1%,72.2%,77.6%)
CMYK 5, 7, 0, 22
HSL 261.4°, 10.9, 74.9 hsl(261.4,10.9%,74.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 261.4°, 7.1, 77.6
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.561, 4.389, -6.44
XYZ 48.318, 49.177, 60.37
xyY 0.306, 0.312, 49.177
CIE-LCH 75.561, 7.793, 304.272
CIE-LUV 75.561, 1.975, -10.489
Hunter-Lab 70.126, 0.268, -1.953
Binary 10111101, 10111000, 11000110

Color Schemes with #bdb8c6

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Alternatives to #bdb8c6

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#bdb8c6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bdb8c6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bdb8c6;}
.background {background-color:#bdb8c6;}
.border {border:1px solid #bdb8c6;}

Shades and Tints of #bdb8c6

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, #050405 is the darkest color, while #faf9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bdb8c6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bebdc1 is the less saturated color, while #ae82fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bdb8c6 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
  • #bbbabd Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdbcc9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9b8c9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c0bbc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdbac8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c4b8c8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bfbac7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population