#bdc8cd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bdc8cd is composed of 74.1% red, 78.4% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.8% cyan, 2.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 198.8 degrees, a saturation of 13.8% and a lightness of 77.3%. #bdc8cd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7b919b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 74
    • G 78
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#bdc8cd color description : Grayish blue.

#bdc8cd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bdc8cd has RGB values of R:189, G:200, B:205 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 12437709.

Hex triplet bdc8cd #bdc8cd
RGB Decimal 189, 200, 205 rgb(189,200,205)
RGB Percent 74.1, 78.4, 80.4 rgb(74.1%,78.4%,80.4%)
CMYK 8, 2, 0, 20
HSL 198.8°, 13.8, 77.3 hsl(198.8,13.8%,77.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 198.8°, 7.8, 80.4
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 79.917, -2.78, -3.795
XYZ 52.658, 56.535, 65.892
xyY 0.301, 0.323, 56.535
CIE-LCH 79.917, 4.704, 233.774
CIE-LUV 79.917, -6.306, -5.285
Hunter-Lab 75.19, -6.572, 0.674
Binary 10111101, 11001000, 11001101

Color Schemes with #bdc8cd

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Alternatives to #bdc8cd

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#bdc8cd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bdc8cd

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#bdc8cd border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bdc8cd;}
.background {background-color:#bdc8cd;}
.border {border:1px solid #bdc8cd;}

Shades and Tints of #bdc8cd

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f5f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bdc8cd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c1c6c9 is the less saturated color, while #8cdafe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bdc8cd 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.

  • #c5c5c5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c3c6c7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cac8ce Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d7c3d1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c2c9d7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5c8cd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cdc5d0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c0c8d3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population