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Volkswagen Alabaster / #bcb8a6 Hex Color Code

#bcb8a6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bcb8a6 is a medium light shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #bcb8a6 is comprised of 73.73% red, 72.16% green and 65.1% blue. In the HSL color space #bcb8a6 has a hue of 49° (degrees), 14% saturation and 69% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 573.32 nm.

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#bcb8a6 linear gradient to complementary #a3a9bf

  1. #bcb8a6
  2. #b8b5aa
  3. #b4b3ae
  4. #b0b0b3
  5. #acaeb7
  6. #a8abbb
  7. #a3a9bf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #999584
  2. #a4a18f
  3. #b0ac9a
  4. #bcb8a6
  5. #c8c4b2
  6. #d4d0be
  7. #e0dcca

Tints and Shades

#bcb8a6 to white

  1. #bcb8a6
  2. #c7c4b4
  3. #d2cfc3
  4. #dddbd2
  5. #e8e7e1
  6. #f4f3f0
  7. #ffffff

#bcb8a6 to black

  1. #bcb8a6
  2. #9a9788
  3. #79776b
  4. #5a5850
  5. #3c3b36
  6. #21201e
  7. #000000

Paints

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  1. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4940
      #bbb8a6
      ΔE = 0.346 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. 592X
      #b3b4a0
      ΔE = 2.671 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  2. Sico

    1. ★ 6198-31 Cool Grey
      #bdb7a5
      ΔE = 0.706 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. 6185-41 Portobello
      #bfb3a2
      ΔE = 2.990 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  3. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Jackson Antique H108
      #bebaa9
      ΔE = 0.849 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Dream Weaver 8409
      #b4b8a4
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  4. Bristol

    1. ★ Sturgeon / P202-N4
      #bdbaaa
      ΔE = 1.076 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ Wayward Wind / P199-N4
      #bdb8ab
      ΔE = 1.944 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  5. Taubmans

    1. ★ Sturgeon / T12 9.D9
      #bdbaaa
      ΔE = 1.076 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Monsoon Clouds / T12 7.D1
      #c1beae
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  6. Tollens

    1. ★ Argile sableuse | EE197
      #b9b7a7
      ΔE = 1.092 / LRV ≈ 47.0%
    2. ★ Poudre de schiste | EE191
      #bfb7a8
      ΔE = 1.827 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  7. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Aged Stucco / 70YY 46/053
      #bab5a4
      ΔE = 1.120 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. ★ Silver Lace Vine / 10GY 49/081
      #b9b9a3
      ΔE = 2.022 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  8. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Colorbond® Evening Haze / L18
      #bbb5a3
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. ★ Colorbond® Summershade / O24
      #beb8a1
      ΔE = 1.957 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  9. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Marble Quarry / KM3916-2
      #b9b8a8
      ΔE = 1.251 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ Melmac Silver / HL 4264-2
      #b7b4a3
      ΔE = 1.597 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  10. Brillux

    1. ★ 90.03.15
      #bab9a9
      ΔE = 1.253 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  11. Ford

    1. ★ Light Sandalwood
      #beb9aa
      ΔE = 1.307 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. Newcastle Gray
      #b2b4a4
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  12. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Cloud
      #beb9aa
      ΔE = 1.307 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. ★ Flake Grey
      #bdb6a1
      ΔE = 1.585 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  13. Little Greene

    1. ★ Vincent
      #bab8a3
      ΔE = 1.344 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Rolling Fog
      #c5bba8
      ΔE = 2.542 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  14. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Urban Sophisticate / CSP-160
      #bdb6a2
      ΔE = 1.346 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. ★ Senora Gray / 1530
      #c1bcaa
      ΔE = 1.579 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  15. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1926
      #b7b6a4
      ΔE = 1.402 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
    2. Model Master 1780
      #c1b6a2
      ΔE = 2.431 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  16. Alcro

    1. ★ Puder Parlemor
      #bfb7a6
      ΔE = 1.425 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  17. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Jogging Path - 7638
      #c0b9a9
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ Grassland - 6163
      #c1bca7
      ΔE = 1.855 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  18. Colortrend

    1. ★ Spring Tide
      #b8b4a3
      ΔE = 1.488 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. ★ Date
      #b6b7a8
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  19. Resene

    1. ★ Tana G78-019-095
      #b8b5a1
      ΔE = 1.494 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Pebble Grey G78-012-098
      #b4b3a4
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  20. Olympic

    1. ★ Sprig Of Ivy D68-3
      #b9b5a6
      ΔE = 1.513 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Light Sage C67-3
      #b3b6a2
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  21. Audi

    1. ★ Perlbeige Pearl / 7Z, 7Z7Z, LZ1Z
      #c1baa6
      ΔE = 1.523 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Melange Metallic / 3X, LY1T, X3
      #c3b7a6
      ΔE = 2.761 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  22. Volvo

    1. ★ Arc White / DMC-08B
      #b7b6a6
      ΔE = 1.539 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  23. Nature Paint

    1. ★ Lapwing
      #c0b9a4
      ΔE = 1.556 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  24. Caparol

    1. ★ 74 9 83 / Umbra Natuerlich 40
      #c0bca8
      ΔE = 1.590 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
    2. ★ 75 12 80 / Palazzo 145
      #c4bca8
      ΔE = 2.280 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  25. Kansai Paint

    1. ★ Sahara Sand
      #c0b8a8
      ΔE = 1.635 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ Clay
      #c3bcaa
      ΔE = 1.977 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  26. Farrow & Ball

    1. ★ French Gray / 18
      #b7b4a1
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
    2. Pavilion Gray / 242
      #c1b9ac
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  27. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Union City Gray / H108
      #c1bca8
      ΔE = 1.687 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
    2. ★ Frond / 0232
      #c2bcad
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  28. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10772
      #bdb7a9
      ΔE = 1.695 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  29. Sto

    1. ★ 31334
      #bfb6a4
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. 31234
      #c5bda7
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  30. General Paint

    1. ★ Salsify / CL 2933M
      #bbb4a4
      ΔE = 1.753 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
    2. ★ Open Space / CLC 1213W
      #c2bbac
      ΔE = 2.117 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  31. Disney

    1. ★ 4C-30-3 Whistling Wind
      #bcb5a0
      ΔE = 1.755 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  32. Zoffany

    1. ★ Green Almond
      #bfb8a2
      ΔE = 1.766 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  33. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8426 - Dillard
      #c2bcab
      ΔE = 1.830 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. 8402 - Fernwood
      #bebfaa
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  34. Jotun

    1. ★ 1491 / Slipesten
      #beb6a7
      ΔE = 1.857 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. 8025 / Skodde
      #bbb7ac
      ΔE = 2.636 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  35. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Grey Birch 60YY 51/101
      #bdb6a0
      ΔE = 1.870 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Silver Lace Vine 10GY 49/081
      #b2b4a3
      ΔE = 2.807 / LRV ≈ 44.8%
  36. Changan

    1. ★ White / H06
      #c3bba9
      ΔE = 1.951 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  37. Dulux

    1. ★ Green Raft
      #c1b8a8
      ΔE = 1.952 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  38. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 3005-G80Y
      #bbbcab
      ΔE = 2.040 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Orange Terra / FS156
      #bab2a2
      ΔE = 2.428 / LRV ≈ 44.9%
  39. Krylon

    1. ★ Pebble
      #c3bca8
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  40. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Turtle Trail / 1161
      #b6b5a0
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. Antique Coin / 1155
      #b5b8a8
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  41. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6256 - Turtle Trail
      #b6b5a0
      ΔE = 2.090 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
    2. DE 6270 - Antique Coin
      #b5b8a8
      ΔE = 2.517 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
  42. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 5-12-3 Matisse
      #c3baa9
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. 5-15-3 Wind Star
      #b8b2a5
      ΔE = 2.797 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  43. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 414
      #bab5a8
      ΔE = 2.122 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 401
      #c2b8ab
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  44. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Daydream Beige
      #c3bba6
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Shale
      #c1b7a1
      ΔE = 2.440 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  45. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7385-31 Eroded Glacier
      #c1bbad
      ΔE = 2.177 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  46. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Sweet Sage
      #b5b5a6
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  47. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26405
      #c3baa5
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Federal Standard 26496
      #bbbbaf
      ΔE = 2.750 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  48. Saturn

    1. ★ Cream White / WA8554
      #c4bcaa
      ΔE = 2.229 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
  49. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Dovecoat / RLNA228
      #b7b2a2
      ΔE = 2.233 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
    2. Mexican Feather Grass / RLNA236
      #b6b39e
      ΔE = 2.331 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  50. Sikkens

    1. ★ G8.10.70
      #c0bca5
      ΔE = 2.277 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. F6.05.70
      #c3bcaf
      ΔE = 2.878 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  51. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 5-12-4 Frontier Shadow
      #b7b3a5
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. ★ 255665
      #c3beac
      ΔE = 2.297 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  52. CIL

    1. ★ Burmese Beige
      #c4bcab
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. Toasty Grey
      #c6bba9
      ΔE = 2.870 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  53. Valspar Paint

    1. Woodlawn Colonial Gray
      #c4bbaa
      ΔE = 2.319 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Granite Dust
      #c1bfaf
      ΔE = 2.651 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  54. Levis

    1. Mild Tundra
      #b5b2a2
      ΔE = 2.369 / LRV ≈ 44.3%
    2. Shady Grey C40
      #b7b2a4
      ΔE = 2.546 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  55. Behr

    1. 780D-4 Koala Bear
      #b9b29e
      ΔE = 2.372 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
    2. London Morn FF44-1
      #b4b3a4
      ΔE = 2.482 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  56. Peintures MF

    1. DD450-1
      #b4b6a3
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. DD446-1
      #c2c0ad
      ΔE = 2.845 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  57. Chrysler

    1. Beige
      #beb49f
      ΔE = 2.498 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
    2. Shell Gray
      #bfbda5
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  58. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Solitary 19-29
      #babbae
      ΔE = 2.630 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Sage Gray 14-27
      #bab39c
      ΔE = 2.726 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  59. Bentley

    1. Antique White / LO9V
      #c2bba3
      ΔE = 2.673 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  60. Marston & Langinger

    1. Granite
      #b5b39d
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 44.5%
  61. Diamond Paint

    1. Ash Grey
      #b4b8a7
      ΔE = 2.779 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  62. Duron

    1. Downing Stone
      #c0bcb0
      ΔE = 2.782 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  63. Testors

    1. Testors 1233
      #b3b2a3
      ΔE = 2.787 / LRV ≈ 44.1%
  64. Laura Ashley

    1. 42-19 Cotswold Green
      #bbbda7
      ΔE = 2.795 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  65. Asian Paints

    1. Creamy Crust / 9514
      #c2b9ac
      ΔE = 2.800 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  66. Beckers

    1. Lav 823 / 3108-G82Y
      #b3b6a2
      ΔE = 2.811 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  67. Berger

    1. Silver Spree / 8434
      #c2bdb0
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  68. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Silver Spree / 8434
      #c2bdb0
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Dream Weaver / 8409
      #b4b8a4
      ΔE = 2.864 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  69. Scib Paints

    1. Silver Spree / 8434
      #c2bdb0
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  70. Vista Paint

    1. Silver Spree
      #c2bdb0
      ΔE = 2.816 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
  71. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2502-Y
      #c0b4a3
      ΔE = 2.865 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  72. Volkswagen

    1. Suede Silver
      #b3b5a7
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  73. Ferrari

    1. Bianco / 100
      #bebfaa
      ΔE = 2.899 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  74. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Pearl Gray G17
      #c0b4a4
      ΔE = 2.965 / LRV ≈ 46.5%

#bcb8a6 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bcb8a6 foreground

The object isn't to make art, it's to be in that wonderful state which makes art inevitable.

Robert Henri
<p style="color: #bcb8a6">…</p>

#bcb8a6 background

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #bcb8a6">…</p>

#bcb8a6 shadow

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bcb8a6">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12368038
Binary
10111100, 10111000, 10100110
Hexadecimal
#bcb8a6
LRV
≈ 47.7%
Closest short hex
#bba ΔE = 1.623
RGB
rgb(188, 184, 166)
RGBA
rgba(188, 184, 166, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.349, g: 0.342, b: 0.309
RYB
red: 0.670%, yellow: 0.737%, blue: 0.651%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4409178 / 0xffbcb8a6
HSL
hsl(49, 14%, 69%)
HSLA
hsla(49, 14%%, 69%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 49° (49.091), saturation: 12% (0.117), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 49.091, saturation: 11.702%, perceived brightness: 71.865%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 76.639, S: 17.606, L: 74.652
Cubehelix
H: 47.383, S: 0.173, L: 0.719
TSL
T: 1.942, S: 0.025, L: 0.718
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.021), yellow: 12% (0.117), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 28% (0.278), yellow: 35% (0.349)
XYZ
X: 44.762, Y: 47.726, Z: 42.923
xyY
x: 0.331, y: 0.352, Y: 47.726
CIELab
L: 74.652, a: -1.731, b: 9.649
CIELuv
L: 74.652, u: 3.366, v: 14.169
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 74.652, C: 9.803, H: 100.172
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 74.652, C: 14.564, H: 76.639
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.084, a: -5.241, b: 11.521
CIECAM02
J: 66.939, C: 8.562, h: 96.624, Q: 161.195, M: 7.487, s: 21.552, H: 112.275
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.036, jaune: 1.405, green: 0.346
LMS
L: 46.334, M: 49.782, S: 42.994
YCbCr
Y: 173.320, Cb: 119.506, Cr: 131.034
YCgCo
Y: 180.500, Cg: 3.500, Co: 52.500
YDbDr
Y: 183.144, Db: -25.794, Dr: -9.238
YPbPr
Y: 183.556, Pb: -9.460, Pr: 2.828
xvYCC
Y: 173.642, Cb: 119.690, Cr: 130.484
YIQ
Y: 183.144, I: 8.166, Q: -4.755
YUV
Y: 183.144, U: -8.435, V: 4.260
Munsell Color System
5GY 7/1 ΔE = 3.201
Brand Color
Zerply ΔE = 13.749

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