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#bcb5e2 Hex Color Code

#bcb5e2 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bcb5e2 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bcb5e2 is comprised of 73.73% red, 70.98% green and 88.63% blue. In the HSL color space #bcb5e2 has a hue of 249° (degrees), 44% saturation and 80% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 452.74 nm.

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

#bcb5e2 linear gradient to complementary #d3d9be

  1. #bcb5e2
  2. #c1bbdc
  3. #c5c1d6
  4. #c9c7d0
  5. #cccdca
  6. #d0d3c4
  7. #d3d9be

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9892bd
  2. #a49dc9
  3. #b0a9d6
  4. #bcb5e2
  5. #c8c1ef
  6. #d5cdfb
  7. #e1daff

Tones

  1. #bcb5e2
  2. #bfb9de
  3. #c2bddb
  4. #c5c0d7
  5. #c7c4d3
  6. #cac8d0
  7. #cccccc

Tints and Shades

#bcb5e2 to white

  1. #bcb5e2
  2. #c7c1e7
  3. #d2cdec
  4. #ded9f1
  5. #e9e6f5
  6. #f4f2fa
  7. #ffffff

#bcb5e2 to black

  1. #bcb5e2
  2. #9a94b8
  3. #797590
  4. #5a576a
  5. #3c3a47
  6. #212026
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Plascon

    1. ★ White Owl P1-D2-3
      #bcb4e8
      ΔE = 1.813 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Winged Victory P2-D2-3
      #bcb0e0
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 7 280 / Lavendel 55
      #b4b4e4
      ΔE = 2.034 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. 44/02
      #c8b8e8
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  3. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 270 C
      #b4b5df
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 2635 C
      #c5b4e3
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  4. Taubmans

    1. ★ Davenport / T56-5
      #b7afda
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Lillian / T57-4
      #b3b2d8
      ΔE = 2.925 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  5. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.263 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  6. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Possibility / KM3029-2
      #c3b5dd
      ΔE = 2.316 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  7. Focoltone

    1. 5007
      #bab1d7
      ΔE = 2.420 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  8. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  9. Duron

    1. Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 2.551 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  10. Clark+Kensington

    1. Precocious Purple / 41D-2
      #bfb0d9
      ΔE = 2.689 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  11. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  12. Resene

    1. Melrose V83-038-291
      #c3b9dd
      ΔE = 2.887 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Moon Raker V81-036-295
      #c0b2d7
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  13. Valspar Paint

    1. Allium Flower R49C
      #b7aed6
      ΔE = 2.908 / LRV ≈ 45.2%

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#bcb5e2 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bcb5e2 foreground

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #bcb5e2">…</p>

#bcb5e2 background

Painting is just another way of keeping a diary.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #bcb5e2">…</p>

#bcb5e2 shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bcb5e2">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12367330
Binary
10111100, 10110101, 11100010
Hexadecimal
#bcb5e2
LRV
≈ 49.2%
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 2.835
RGB
rgb(188, 181, 226)
RGBA
rgba(188, 181, 226, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.316, g: 0.304, b: 0.380
RYB
red: 0.737%, yellow: 0.710%, blue: 0.886%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4409886 / 0xffbcb5e2
HSL
hsl(249, 44%, 80%)
HSLA
hsla(249, 44%, 80%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 249° (249.333), saturation: 20% (0.199), value: 89% (0.886)
HSP
hue: 249.333, saturation: 19.912%, perceived brightness: 74.014%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 271.577, S: 56.486, L: 75.594
Cubehelix
H: -115.318, S: 0.391, L: 0.737
TSL
T: -3.340, S: 0.046, L: 0.738
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.168), magenta: 20% (0.199), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.114)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 29% (0.290), yellow: 11% (0.114)
XYZ
X: 50.987, Y: 49.230, Z: 78.753
xyY
x: 0.285, y: 0.275, Y: 49.230
CIELab
L: 75.594, a: 11.465, b: -21.607
CIELuv
L: 75.594, u: 0.984, v: -35.739
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.594, C: 24.461, H: 297.951
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.594, C: 35.752, H: 271.577
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.164, a: 6.927, b: -17.433
CIECAM02
J: 68.039, C: 27.149, h: 283.670, Q: 162.513, M: 23.741, s: 38.221, H: 324.177
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.189, jaune: -3.895, green: -0.774
LMS
L: 45.723, M: 48.173, S: 78.268
YCbCr
Y: 177.688, Cb: 146.719, Cr: 127.878
YCgCo
Y: 194.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: 37.500
YDbDr
Y: 188.223, Db: 56.835, Dr: 0.434
YPbPr
Y: 185.731, Pb: 21.695, Pr: 1.430
xvYCC
Y: 175.510, Cb: 147.058, Cr: 129.256
YIQ
Y: 188.223, I: -10.287, Q: 15.481
YUV
Y: 188.223, U: 18.592, V: -0.195
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/6 ΔE = 2.287
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.424

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