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#bc8bc8 Hex Color Code

#bc8bc8 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bc8bc8 is a medium light shade of magenta. In the RGB color model #bc8bc8 is comprised of 73.73% red, 54.51% green and 78.43% blue. In the HSL color space #bc8bc8 has a hue of 288° (degrees), 36% saturation and 66% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 556.3 nm.

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#bc8bc8 linear gradient to complementary #97bf94

  1. #bc8bc8
  2. #b795c0
  3. #b29eb7
  4. #ada6af
  5. #a6afa6
  6. #9fb79d
  7. #97bf94

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9d6ea9
  2. #a778b3
  3. #b281be
  4. #bc8bc8
  5. #c695d2
  6. #d19fdd
  7. #dca9e8

Tones

  1. #bc8bc8
  2. #b991c3
  3. #b796be
  4. #b49bb9
  5. #b1a0b4
  6. #ada5af
  7. #aaaaaa

Tints and Shades

#bc8bc8 to white

  1. #bc8bc8
  2. #c89ed1
  3. #d3b1da
  4. #dec4e3
  5. #e9d8ed
  6. #f4ebf6
  7. #ffffff

#bc8bc8 to black

  1. #bc8bc8
  2. #9a73a3
  3. #795b80
  4. #5a445f
  5. #3c2f40
  6. #211b22
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Crayola

    1. ★ Lilac
      #bc8ac2
      ΔE = 1.416 / LRV ≈ 32.8%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2573 U
      #b989cb
      ΔE = 1.471 / LRV ≈ 32.5%
    2. 2573 C
      #b884cb
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  3. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Plum Perfect / 142-5
      #b68bc2
      ΔE = 1.637 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  4. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Plum Perfect / PPG1250-5
      #b48ac2
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  5. Glidden

    1. ★ Plum Perfect / PPG1250-5
      #b48ac2
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  6. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-43-5 Pink Bloom
      #b28cc5
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  7. Taubmans

    1. Balloon Pop / T12 34.F3
      #ba8bbe
      ΔE = 2.341 / LRV ≈ 32.6%
  8. Focoltone

    1. 1035
      #ba8abc
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  9. Duron

    1. Kismet
      #b691c4
      ΔE = 2.763 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
    2. Plum Blossom
      #bb84bd
      ΔE = 2.944 / LRV ≈ 30.7%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. 40-c
      #b289bc
      ΔE = 2.905 / LRV ≈ 31.0%
  11. Valspar Paint

    1. Lavender Blaze X26R61D
      #b187bd
      ΔE = 2.941 / LRV ≈ 30.3%

#bc8bc8 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bc8bc8 foreground

I found I could say things with color and shapes that I couldn't say any other way--things I had no words for.

Georgia O'Keeffe
<p style="color: #bc8bc8">…</p>

#bc8bc8 background

The longer you look at an object, the more abstract it becomes, and, ironically, the more real.

Lucian Freud
<p style="background-color: #bc8bc8">…</p>

#bc8bc8 shadow

I dream of painting and then I paint my dream.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bc8bc8">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12356552
Binary
10111100, 10001011, 11001000
Hexadecimal
#bc8bc8
LRV
≈ 33.3%
Closest short hex
#b8c ΔE = 1.590
RGB
rgb(188, 139, 200)
RGBA
rgba(188, 139, 200, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.357, g: 0.264, b: 0.380
RYB
red: 0.737%, yellow: 0.545%, blue: 0.784%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4420664 / 0xffbc8bc8
HSL
hsl(288, 36%, 66%)
HSLA
hsla(288, 36%, 66%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 288° (288.197), saturation: 30% (0.305), value: 78% (0.784)
HSP
hue: 288.197, saturation: 30.500%, perceived brightness: 63.802%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 298.760, S: 43.411, L: 64.425
Cubehelix
H: -79.483, S: 0.444, L: 0.629
TSL
T: 5.175, S: 0.098, L: 0.630
CMYK
cyan: 6% (0.060), magenta: 31% (0.305), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 22% (0.216)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 45% (0.455), yellow: 22% (0.216)
XYZ
X: 40.396, Y: 33.328, Z: 58.937
xyY
x: 0.305, y: 0.251, Y: 33.328
CIELab
L: 64.425, a: 29.264, b: -24.330
CIELuv
L: 64.425, u: 23.016, v: -41.934
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 64.425, C: 38.057, H: 320.260
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 64.425, C: 47.835, H: 298.760
Hunter-Lab
L: 57.730, a: 23.874, b: -20.119
CIECAM02
J: 55.877, C: 36.550, h: 316.495, Q: 147.275, M: 31.963, s: 46.586, H: 345.269
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.239, jaune: -4.607, green: -3.841
LMS
L: 34.348, M: 28.511, S: 58.533
YCbCr
Y: 153.972, Cb: 147.527, Cr: 145.180
YCgCo
Y: 166.500, Cg: -27.500, Co: 44.000
YDbDr
Y: 160.605, Db: 59.263, Dr: -52.080
YPbPr
Y: 153.829, Pb: 24.865, Pr: 21.694
xvYCC
Y: 148.112, Cb: 149.842, Cr: 147.057
YIQ
Y: 160.605, I: 9.593, Q: 29.341
YUV
Y: 160.605, U: 19.388, V: 24.034
Munsell Color System
7.5P 6/10 ΔE = 2.290
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 7.474

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