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#bc8edb Hex Color Code

#bc8edb Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bc8edb is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bc8edb is comprised of 73.73% red, 55.69% green and 85.88% blue. In the HSL color space #bc8edb has a hue of 276° (degrees), 52% saturation and 71% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 561.82 nm.

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  1. Morula, a solid ball of cells resulting from division of a fertilized ovum
  2. Abstract gentle purple feather background close-up. Soft selective focus.
  3. speed tunnel in space

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#bc8edb linear gradient to complementary #abcc9d

  1. #bc8edb
  2. #bb99d1
  3. #b9a4c7
  4. #b7aebd
  5. #b4b8b3
  6. #b0c2a8
  7. #abcc9d

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9c70bb
  2. #a77ac5
  3. #b184d0
  4. #bc8edb
  5. #c798e6
  6. #d2a2f1
  7. #ddadfc

Tones

  1. #bc8edb
  2. #bb95d5
  3. #ba9bce
  4. #b9a2c8
  5. #b8a8c1
  6. #b6aebb
  7. #b4b4b4

Tints and Shades

#bc8edb to white

  1. #bc8edb
  2. #c8a0e1
  3. #d3b3e7
  4. #dec6ed
  5. #e9d9f3
  6. #f4ecf9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#bc8edb to black

  1. #bc8edb
  2. #9a75b3
  3. #795d8c
  4. #5a4667
  5. #3d3045
  6. #211b25
  7. #000000 / #000

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  1. Plascon

    1. ★ Royal Palace P5-B2-1
      #bc90d8
      ΔE = 0.993 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
    2. Candy Tuft P3-B2-1
      #b094dc
      ΔE = 3.441 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ Violet 0631 U
      #ba93df
      ΔE = 1.777 / LRV ≈ 36.6%
    2. 2073 U
      #ae96d4
      ΔE = 4.466 / LRV ≈ 35.6%
  3. Caparol

    1. 75 13 320 / Viola 85
      #b48cd0
      ΔE = 2.381 / LRV ≈ 33.0%
    2. 81 14 303 / Ultram.violett Brill. 10
      #b898ec
      ΔE = 4.357 / LRV ≈ 38.7%
  4. Crown Paint

    1. Dazzle
      #c496ec
      ΔE = 3.719 / LRV ≈ 39.6%
  5. AMC

    1. Legion Light Blue
      #a98dd3
      ΔE = 4.109 / LRV ≈ 32.2%
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1040-R60B
      #b99ae6
      ΔE = 4.224 / LRV ≈ 39.1%
  7. Brighto Paints

    1. 1-43-5 Pink Bloom
      #b28cc5
      ΔE = 4.320 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  8. California Paints

    1. DE 5990 - Amethyst Show
      #bd97cf
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  9. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Amethyst Show / 1279
      #bd97cf
      ΔE = 4.324 / LRV ≈ 37.5%
  10. ECOS Paints

    1. Cut Velvet (1192)
      #b594c9
      ΔE = 4.513 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  11. Diamond Vogel

    1. Cut Velvet / 1192
      #b594c9
      ΔE = 4.513 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  12. Colortrend

    1. 1192
      #b594c9
      ΔE = 4.513 / LRV ≈ 35.2%
  13. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10489
      #b384c7
      ΔE = 4.530 / LRV ≈ 30.2%
  14. Asian Paints

    1. Rich Float / 9127
      #b693c7
      ΔE = 4.653 / LRV ≈ 34.9%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Grape Ice 143-5
      #b698ce
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Plum Perfect / PPG1250-5
      #b48ac2
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. Grape Ice / 143-5
      #b698ce
      ΔE = 4.736 / LRV ≈ 36.9%
    2. Plum Perfect / 142-5
      #b68bc2
      ΔE = 4.861 / LRV ≈ 32.3%
  17. Valspar Paint

    1. Rocker Girl
      #aa95d8
      ΔE = 4.803 / LRV ≈ 35.0%
  18. Glidden

    1. Plum Perfect / PPG1250-5
      #b48ac2
      ΔE = 4.829 / LRV ≈ 31.8%
    2. Confetti Purple / 40RB 36/264
      #b895c7
      ΔE = 5.074 / LRV ≈ 35.8%
  19. Duron

    1. Kismet
      #b691c4
      ΔE = 4.913 / LRV ≈ 34.2%
  20. ProMarker

    1. Amethyst
      #cc83d6
      ΔE = 5.084 / LRV ≈ 33.9%
  21. Nerolac

    1. Masquerade - 2292
      #bb95c7
      ΔE = 5.190 / LRV ≈ 36.2%
  22. Crayola

    1. Lilac
      #bc8ac2
      ΔE = 5.231 / LRV ≈ 32.8%

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#bc8edb HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bc8edb foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #bc8edb">…</p>

#bc8edb background

I wish they would only take me as I am.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #bc8edb">…</p>

#bc8edb shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bc8edb">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12357339
Binary
10111100, 10001110, 11011011
Hexadecimal
#bc8edb
LRV
≈ 35.2%
Closest short hex
#b8d ΔE = 2.017
RGB
rgb(188, 142, 219)
RGBA
rgba(188, 142, 219, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.342, g: 0.259, b: 0.399
RYB
red: 73.725%, yellow: 55.686%, blue: 85.882%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4419877 / 0xffbc8edb
HSL
hsl(276, 52%, 71%)
HSLA
hsla(276, 52%, 71%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 276° (275.844), saturation: 35% (0.352), value: 86% (0.859)
HSP
hue: 275.844, saturation: 35.160%, perceived brightness: 65.470%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 288.817, S: 61.295, L: 65.867
Cubehelix
H: -90.612, S: 0.545, L: 0.644
TSL
T: 5.494, S: 0.101, L: 0.645
CMYK
cyan: 14% (0.142), magenta: 35% (0.352), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 14% (0.141)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 44% (0.443), yellow: 14% (0.141)
XYZ
X: 43.196, Y: 35.152, Z: 71.514
xyY
x: 0.288, y: 0.235, Y: 35.152
CIELab
L: 65.867, a: 31.543, b: -32.699
CIELuv
L: 65.867, u: 19.061, v: -55.938
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 65.867, C: 45.434, H: 313.969
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 65.867, C: 59.096, H: 288.817
Hunter-Lab
L: 59.289, a: 26.291, b: -30.012
CIECAM02
J: 57.369, C: 42.469, h: 306.670, Q: 149.228, M: 37.138, s: 49.887, H: 338.551
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.280, jaune: -6.076, green: -3.737
LMS
L: 35.142, M: 29.715, S: 70.934
YCbCr
Y: 157.346, Cb: 154.995, Cr: 142.727
YCoCg
Y: 172.750, Cg: -30.750, Co: 39.250
YDbDr
Y: 164.532, Db: 81.941, Dr: -44.609
YPbPr
Y: 157.342, Pb: 33.210, Pr: 19.458
xvYCC
Y: 151.129, Cb: 157.173, Cr: 145.093
YIQ
Y: 164.532, I: 2.666, Q: 33.684
YUV
Y: 164.532, U: 26.805, V: 20.589
Munsell Color System
7.5P 6/10 ΔE = 6.058
Brand Color
Mixpanel ΔE = 6.283

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