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#bcb6d9 Hex Color Code

#bcb6d9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bcb6d9 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bcb6d9 is comprised of 73.73% red, 71.37% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #bcb6d9 has a hue of 250° (degrees), 32% saturation and 78% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 450.47 nm.

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#bcb6d9 linear gradient to complementary #ced3bc

  1. #bcb6d9
  2. #bfbbd4
  3. #c3c0d0
  4. #c6c4cb
  5. #c9c9c6
  6. #cbcec1
  7. #ced3bc

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9893b4
  2. #a49ec0
  3. #b0aacd
  4. #bcb6d9
  5. #c8c2e5
  6. #d5cef2
  7. #e1dbff

Tints and Shades

#bcb6d9 to white

  1. #bcb6d9
  2. #c7c2df
  3. #d2cee6
  4. #dddaec
  5. #e9e6f2
  6. #f4f3f9
  7. #ffffff

#bcb6d9 to black

  1. #bcb6d9
  2. #9a95b1
  3. #79758b
  4. #5a5766
  5. #3c3b44
  6. #212025
  7. #000000

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Homebase

    1. ★ Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 0.656 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Amethyst
      #bfb1d4
      ΔE = 2.479 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  2. Johnstone's Paint

    1. ★ Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 0.656 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  3. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 0.851 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  4. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 1.040 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  5. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 1.363 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  6. Sikkens

    1. ★ V9.11.69
      #bbb5d3
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ W0.10.70
      #bfb9d6
      ΔE = 1.990 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 2635 CP
      #c0b5d5
      ΔE = 1.679 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ P 102-1 U
      #bcb8d5
      ΔE = 1.863 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  8. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 38-f1
      #bfb9d7
      ΔE = 1.752 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  9. Resene

    1. ★ Melrose V83-038-291
      #c3b9dd
      ΔE = 1.803 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Moon Raker V81-036-295
      #c0b2d7
      ΔE = 2.326 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  10. Caparol

    1. ★ 80 3 280 / Lavendel 20
      #b8b8d8
      ΔE = 1.852 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. 80 7 300 / Amethyst 85
      #bcb0d8
      ΔE = 2.648 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  11. Focoltone

    1. ★ 5007
      #bab1d7
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  13. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Reverie / 7051
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  14. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Lilac Lake
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  15. Berger

    1. ★ Lilac Lake / 7169
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 1.917 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  16. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 1.995 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  17. CIL

    1. ★ Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 2.021 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  18. Dulux

    1. ★ Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 2.123 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  19. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5961 - Tinted Iris
      #c4b7d8
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. ★ DE 5947 - Playful Purple
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  20. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Tinted Iris / 1375
      #c4b7d8
      ΔE = 2.216 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. ★ Playful Purple / 1308
      #bfb9d5
      ΔE = 2.241 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  21. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Teresa's True Color / 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. ★ Purple Possibility / 7160
      #b5b1d8
      ΔE = 2.287 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  22. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 2.240 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  23. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  24. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  25. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Light Alcove / NP PB 1451 P
      #b3b3d5
      ΔE = 2.278 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
    2. Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  26. Behr

    1. 630A-3 Weeping Wisteria
      #bfbcdb
      ΔE = 2.330 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. 640B-4 Innuendo
      #c5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  27. Taubmans

    1. Lillian / T57-4
      #b3b2d8
      ΔE = 2.383 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10474
      #c0b3d2
      ΔE = 2.427 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  29. Earthpaint

    1. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 2.437 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. 2-41-3 Easter Egg
      #b7b2ce
      ΔE = 2.675 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  30. Colortrend

    1. 1253
      #bab1cf
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  31. Diamond Vogel

    1. Petunia Trail / 1253
      #bab1cf
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  32. Plascon

    1. Last Night P3-D2-3
      #c4b8e0
      ΔE = 2.476 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. Moonlit Path P4-D2-3
      #c4b4dc
      ΔE = 2.945 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  33. Kelly-Moore

    1. Purple Possibility / KM3029-2
      #c3b5dd
      ΔE = 2.529 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.755 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  34. Jedynka

    1. Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 2.792 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  35. Beckers

    1. Hav 760 / S 2014-R91B
      #b3afd0
      ΔE = 2.882 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  36. Sico

    1. 6026-31 Fantasia
      #c4b3d6
      ΔE = 2.991 / LRV ≈ 48.8%

#bcb6d9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bcb6d9 foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #bcb6d9">…</p>

#bcb6d9 background

Have no fear of perfection, you'll never reach it.

Salvador Dali
<p style="background-color: #bcb6d9">…</p>

#bcb6d9 shadow

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bcb6d9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12367577
Binary
10111100, 10110110, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#bcb6d9
LRV
≈ 49.2%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 2.132
RGB
rgb(188, 182, 217)
RGBA
rgba(188, 182, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.320, g: 0.310, b: 0.370
RYB
red: 0.737%, yellow: 0.714%, blue: 0.851%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4409639 / 0xffbcb6d9
HSL
hsl(250, 32%, 78%)
HSLA
hsla(250, 32%, 78%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 250° (250.286), saturation: 16% (0.161), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 250.286, saturation: 16.129%, perceived brightness: 73.763%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 272.369, S: 43.389, L: 75.549
Cubehelix
H: -114.485, S: 0.302, L: 0.736
TSL
T: -3.382, S: 0.036, L: 0.736
CMYK
cyan: 13% (0.134), magenta: 16% (0.161), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 29% (0.286), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 49.989, Y: 49.157, Z: 72.487
xyY
x: 0.291, y: 0.286, Y: 49.157
CIELab
L: 75.549, a: 8.990, b: -16.792
CIELuv
L: 75.549, u: 1.139, v: -27.538
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.549, C: 19.047, H: 298.165
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.549, C: 27.562, H: 272.369
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.112, a: 4.572, b: -12.220
CIECAM02
J: 67.990, C: 21.962, h: 284.079, Q: 162.455, M: 19.205, s: 34.383, H: 324.417
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.165, jaune: -3.051, green: -0.589
LMS
L: 45.978, M: 48.714, S: 72.102
YCbCr
Y: 177.310, Cb: 142.477, Cr: 128.149
YCgCo
Y: 192.250, Cg: -10.250, Co: 39.750
YDbDr
Y: 187.784, Db: 43.955, Dr: -0.403
YPbPr
Y: 185.798, Pb: 16.810, Pr: 1.390
xvYCC
Y: 175.568, Cb: 142.766, Cr: 129.221
YIQ
Y: 187.784, I: -7.670, Q: 12.158
YUV
Y: 187.784, U: 14.379, V: 0.190
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/6 ΔE = 1.996
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 5.246

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