#c5bcd9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c5bcd9 is composed of 77.3% red, 73.7% green and 85.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.2% cyan, 13.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 258.6 degrees, a saturation of 27.6% and a lightness of 79.4%. #c5bcd9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #8b79b3. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 77
    • G 74
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 9
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#c5bcd9 color description : Light grayish violet.

#c5bcd9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c5bcd9 has RGB values of R:197, G:188, B:217 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 12958937.

Hex triplet c5bcd9 #c5bcd9
RGB Decimal 197, 188, 217 rgb(197,188,217)
RGB Percent 77.3, 73.7, 85.1 rgb(77.3%,73.7%,85.1%)
CMYK 9, 13, 0, 15
HSL 258.6°, 27.6, 79.4 hsl(258.6,27.6%,79.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 258.6°, 13.4, 85.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 77.784, 8.672, -13.366
XYZ 53.531, 52.847, 73.022
xyY 0.298, 0.295, 52.847
CIE-LCH 77.784, 15.933, 302.975
CIE-LUV 77.784, 3.197, -22.115
Hunter-Lab 72.696, 4.226, -8.669
Binary 11000101, 10111100, 11011001

Color Schemes with #c5bcd9

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Alternatives to #c5bcd9

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#c5bcd9 Preview

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.text {color:#c5bcd9;}
.background {background-color:#c5bcd9;}
.border {border:1px solid #c5bcd9;}

Shades and Tints of #c5bcd9

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, #060508 is the darkest color, while #fbfbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c5bcd9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #cac8cd is the less saturated color, while #b798fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c5bcd9 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.

  • #c2c2c2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c3c1c7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bec2dc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9bedb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c5c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1bfdb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c8bdda Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c5bfd2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population