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#bcb9b6 Hex Color Code

#bcb9b6 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bcb9b6 is a medium light shade of orange. In the RGB color model #bcb9b6 is comprised of 73.73% red, 72.55% green and 71.37% blue. In the HSL color space #bcb9b6 has a hue of 30° (degrees), 4% saturation and 73% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 580 nm.

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #999693
  2. #a4a19e
  3. #b0adaa
  4. #bcb9b6
  5. #c8c5c2
  6. #d4d1ce
  7. #e1deda

Tints and Shades

#bcb9b6 to white

  1. #bcb9b6
  2. #c7c4c2
  3. #d2d0ce
  4. #dddbda
  5. #e8e7e6
  6. #f4f3f3
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#bcb9b6 to black

  1. #bcb9b6
  2. #9a9795
  3. #797775
  4. #5a5857
  5. #3c3b3b
  6. #212120
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Taubmans

    1. ★ Ionic / T167-3
      #bcb9b7
      ΔE = 0.507 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Silver Service / T12 47.C11
      #bcbdb7
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  2. Sherwin-Williams

    1. ★ Essential Gray - 6002
      #bcb8b6
      ΔE = 0.688 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
    2. ★ March Wind - 7668
      #bab9b6
      ΔE = 0.738 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  3. ICI Paints

    1. ★ Silver Shores 50YR 53/011
      #bebbb8
      ΔE = 0.732 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. ★ Etching 50GY 53/017
      #babcb7
      ΔE = 2.182 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  4. Chrysler

    1. ★ Bright Silver Quartz
      #bab7b5
      ΔE = 0.869 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
    2. ★ Gray
      #b9b7b4
      ΔE = 0.888 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  5. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Polished Silver
      #bfbab7
      ΔE = 0.884 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Silver Bonnet R288D
      #b5b6b1
      ΔE = 2.312 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  6. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Gray Stone / 517-4
      #b9b8b5
      ΔE = 0.892 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. ★ Gray Marble / 530-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Zephyr / 8306
      #bbbab6
      ΔE = 0.913 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ Platinum Plate / 8297
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  8. Berger

    1. ★ Zephyr / 8306
      #bbbab6
      ΔE = 0.913 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Prairie Smoke / 8290
      #babdbc
      ΔE = 2.604 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  9. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Willow / RLVM270
      #b9b8b6
      ΔE = 0.989 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  10. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Zephyr 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 1.049 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Platinum Plate 8297
      #b9b8b3
      ΔE = 1.382 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  11. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Zephyr / 8306
      #bcbbb7
      ΔE = 1.049 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  12. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 42-23 Chateau Gray
      #bab6b3
      ΔE = 1.083 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. 45-22 Chartwell Stone
      #beb4b3
      ΔE = 2.978 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  13. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 1.093 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  14. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Rand Moon / 0532
      #babab7
      ΔE = 1.093 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. ★ Praise Giving / 0540
      #b7b4b2
      ΔE = 1.878 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  15. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1420
      #c0bbb8
      ΔE = 1.139 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. Model Master 1406
      #b3b7b6
      ΔE = 2.987 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  16. Levis

    1. ★ Dolphin Touch
      #bebcba
      ΔE = 1.207 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Kashmir
      #c5beba
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  17. Dulux

    1. ★ Silver Shores
      #bebcba
      ΔE = 1.207 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Chalk Blush 2
      #c5beba
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  18. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7410-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ 7370-31 Basmati Rice
      #c2b9b5
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  19. Sico

    1. ★ 6181-31 Eskimo
      #bfb9b7
      ΔE = 1.231 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ 6180-31 Basmati Rice
      #c2b9b5
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  20. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Platinum Plate / KM3820-1
      #b7b6b4
      ΔE = 1.498 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. Aluminum / 530
      #bdbfbd
      ΔE = 2.613 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  21. Flügger

    1. ★ Neutral Grey 5 (IN-714)
      #b7b7b5
      ΔE = 1.504 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Lys Stål (U-725)
      #c0beb9
      ΔE = 2.004 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  22. Glidden

    1. ★ Candlestick Silver / 30YY 46/036
      #bab6b1
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ Gray Marble / PPG1002-4
      #b9b4b1
      ΔE = 1.824 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  23. AMC

    1. ★ Light Driftwood
      #bab6b1
      ΔE = 1.506 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
    2. ★ Seamist Gray
      #b9bab5
      ΔE = 1.780 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  24. Behr

    1. ★ 815 Pacific Fog
      #b9bab6
      ΔE = 1.546 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. 780A-3 Down Home
      #c4bab4
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  25. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Platinum Plate
      #b8b7b2
      ΔE = 1.572 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. ★ Pashmina
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.190 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  26. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Pure Gift / NP N 1928 P
      #bab5b1
      ΔE = 1.589 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
    2. ★ Mortar Board / NP N 2040 P
      #bdbab3
      ΔE = 2.009 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Nightingale / AF-670
      #b7b5b3
      ΔE = 1.634 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
    2. Baltic Gray / 1467
      #b5b3af
      ΔE = 2.396 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
  28. Sigma

    1. ★ Warm Red / 1306 B
      #bab7b7
      ΔE = 1.678 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. Mineral Grey / S 3000-N
      #b9bdb9
      ΔE = 2.729 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  29. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 9-g6
      #b7b5b1
      ΔE = 1.696 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
    2. 5-g5
      #c2b7b4
      ΔE = 2.843 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  30. Jotun

    1. ★ 9911 / Platinum
      #bdbdb9
      ΔE = 1.704 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. 0762 / Capri
      #b4b3af
      ΔE = 2.553 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
  31. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Gray Shadows / PPG1005-3
      #c2bdba
      ΔE = 1.768 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
    2. ★ Hush / PPG1004-3
      #c4bdba
      ΔE = 2.272 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  32. Crown Paint

    1. ★ Arctic Grey
      #bfbdbc
      ΔE = 1.783 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. Easy Rider
      #c5bfbb
      ΔE = 2.662 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  33. Federal Standard

    1. ★ Federal Standard 26440
      #b9b7b1
      ΔE = 1.794 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. ★ Federal Standard 36440
      #b6b5b0
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  34. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Coastal Pleasure / 5048
      #babab4
      ΔE = 1.872 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ After the Rain / N-C11
      #b6b8b6
      ΔE = 2.008 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  35. Wattyl

    1. ★ Colorbond Shale Grey ® / A24W
      #b7b8b3
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  36. New Look

    1. ★ Pride and Joy / B12-08
      #b7b8b3
      ΔE = 1.928 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  37. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Little Lilac / 30RB 49/042
      #bdb7b7
      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Veil / 00NN 53/000
      #c0bdb5
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  38. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 442
      #c2bdb8
      ΔE = 1.973 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. ★ 843
      #c1b8b4
      ΔE = 2.178 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  39. Dulux Australia

    1. ★ Silver Illusion / D8
      #bcb9b2
      ΔE = 1.998 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. ★ Colorbond® Shale Grey / O23
      #b4b5b2
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  40. Ford

    1. ★ Gray
      #b5b6b3
      ΔE = 2.026 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
    2. Silver
      #bebebe
      ΔE = 2.454 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  41. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4982
      #b7b6b6
      ΔE = 2.028 / LRV ≈ 46.9%
    2. 2110
      #b8b6ae
      ΔE = 2.855 / LRV ≈ 46.7%
  42. Teknos

    1. ★ GBI047
      #b8bab9
      ΔE = 2.055 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. PR530
      #b4b1af
      ΔE = 2.958 / LRV ≈ 44.2%
  43. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Covered in Platinum / 1217
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Gray Pearl / 1365
      #c3c0bb
      ΔE = 2.690 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  44. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 6367 - Covered in Platinum
      #b9baba
      ΔE = 2.069 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. Quincy Granite
      #b5b8b2
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  45. Tollens

    1. ★ T2172-6
      #c2beb9
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. ★ Ciel couvert | EE204
      #bdbeb9
      ΔE = 2.299 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  46. Graham & Brown

    1. ★ Asian Spirit
      #b7b4af
      ΔE = 2.142 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
    2. Moscow
      #b8b3ad
      ΔE = 2.692 / LRV ≈ 45.4%
  47. Toyo Ink

    1. ★ CF10769
      #bbbdbb
      ΔE = 2.167 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  48. 1829

    1. ★ Nickel
      #b5b6b5
      ΔE = 2.204 / LRV ≈ 46.6%
  49. Sikkens

    1. ★ CN.00.70
      #c1bfbd
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. ★ BN.01.71
      #c2bebd
      ΔE = 2.245 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  50. CIL

    1. ★ Silver Shores
      #c1bfbd
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. Etching
      #bdbfbb
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  51. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gig's Grey 28-26
      #bfbfbc
      ΔE = 2.237 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  52. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Pevensey
      #c2bbb5
      ΔE = 2.250 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Seal
      #b9b9bb
      ΔE = 2.810 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  53. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 8290 - Prairie Smoke
      #b6b9b7
      ΔE = 2.268 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. 8306 - Zephyr
      #b5b5b0
      ΔE = 2.313 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  54. Brillux

    1. ★ 99.00.21
      #b6b7b7
      ΔE = 2.282 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  55. Bristol

    1. Silver Service / P223-N3
      #bcbdb7
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Overcast / P233-N4
      #bab8b0
      ΔE = 2.594 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  56. Pantone / PMS

    1. 442
      #babdba
      ΔE = 2.387 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. Cool Grey 4
      #c2bfb8
      ΔE = 2.875 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  57. General Paint

    1. Hailstorm / CL 3012W
      #bebeb8
      ΔE = 2.401 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. Sonique / CL 3253W
      #c5bfba
      ΔE = 2.769 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  58. Fired Earth

    1. Key Chain
      #bfbebe
      ΔE = 2.404 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  59. Sto

    1. 33135
      #c4bebc
      ΔE = 2.408 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  60. Vallejo Model Color

    1. Pale Grey Blue (907)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  61. Vallejo Game Color

    1. Stonewall Grey (049)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  62. Reaper Master

    1. Weathered Stone (9087)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  63. Rackham

    1. Sharp Gray (43)
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  64. Old Citadel

    1. Fortress Grey
      #b5b5b5
      ΔE = 2.425 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  65. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2502-B
      #b5b3b2
      ΔE = 2.466 / LRV ≈ 45.3%
  66. Duron

    1. Oyster Bay
      #bcbeb9
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Magnetic Gray
      #b4b6b1
      ΔE = 2.601 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  67. Olympic

    1. Gray Marble D31-3
      #b7b2af
      ΔE = 2.519 / LRV ≈ 45.0%
    2. Silver Bells D44-3
      #b6b3b4
      ΔE = 2.956 / LRV ≈ 45.5%
  68. Peintures MF

    1. Chance
      #c4bfbd
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
    2. Traînée d'étoiles
      #c6bfbc
      ΔE = 2.876 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  69. Beckers

    1. Portabello 532 / S 2505-Y50R
      #c2bcb5
      ΔE = 2.544 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Klippa 508 / S 2500-N
      #bfbfbf
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  70. Alcro

    1. Himalaya
      #b4b7b3
      ΔE = 2.555 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  71. Audi

    1. Sand Beige Metallic / LH1W
      #bdb8b0
      ΔE = 2.599 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. Lotusgrau Metallic / LX7Q
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  72. Caran d'Ache

    1. 802 French Gray 10%
      #bdbdbe
      ΔE = 2.661 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  73. Caparol

    1. 75 2 80 / Palazzo 15
      #b4b4b4
      ΔE = 2.685 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
    2. 2703-Y12R
      #b8b8b0
      ΔE = 2.839 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  74. KILZ

    1. Dim Gray / H791
      #b9bdba
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Warm Ashes / H801
      #b4b5af
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 45.8%
  75. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 9-095 - Minerva grey
      #b7b4ad
      ΔE = 2.794 / LRV ≈ 45.7%
  76. Resene

    1. Eighth Friar Grey N80-008-082
      #c1bcb4
      ΔE = 2.798 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. Quarter Delta N81-004-117
      #bfc0bb
      ΔE = 2.817 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  77. McCormick Paints

    1. 452 Flintstone
      #b4b2b1
      ΔE = 2.804 / LRV ≈ 44.7%
  78. Marston & Langinger

    1. Wood Ash
      #bababc
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  79. Jedynka

    1. Pd 1177
      #b3b6b5
      ΔE = 2.830 / LRV ≈ 46.4%
  80. Saipa

    1. White / 1510
      #b8b9b1
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  81. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. B44 Light Grey Blue
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  82. GM / General Motors

    1. Argent
      #c0c0c0
      ΔE = 2.998 / LRV ≈ 52.7%

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#bcb9b6 foreground

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#bcb9b6 background

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Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12368310
Binary
10111100, 10111001, 10110110
Hexadecimal
#bcb9b6
LRV
≈ 48.8%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 2.040
RGB
rgb(188, 185, 182)
RGBA
rgba(188, 185, 182, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.339, g: 0.333, b: 0.328
RYB
red: 73.725%, yellow: 73.725%, blue: 71.373%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4408906 / 0xffbcb9b6
HSL
hsl(30, 4%, 73%)
HSLA
hsla(30, 4%, 73%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 30° (30.000), saturation: 3% (0.032), value: 74% (0.737)
HSP
hue: 30.000, saturation: 3.191%, perceived brightness: 72.770%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 54.989, S: 3.511, L: 75.306
Cubehelix
H: 26.181, S: 0.043, L: 0.728
TSL
T: 3.217, S: 0.007, L: 0.728
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.016), yellow: 3% (0.032), key: 26% (0.263)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 29% (0.286)
XYZ
X: 46.530, Y: 48.767, Z: 51.209
xyY
x: 0.318, y: 0.333, Y: 48.767
CIELab
L: 75.306, a: 0.505, b: 1.891
CIELuv
L: 75.306, u: 1.893, v: 2.703
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.306, C: 1.957, H: 75.033
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.306, C: 3.300, H: 54.989
Hunter-Lab
L: 69.833, a: -3.273, b: 5.406
CIECAM02
J: 67.699, C: 1.505, h: 89.198, Q: 162.107, M: 1.316, s: 9.009, H: 98.690
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.074, jaune: 0.137, green: 0.154
LMS
L: 46.731, M: 50.355, S: 51.161
YCbCr
Y: 175.392, Cb: 126.239, Cr: 129.530
YCgCo
Y: 185.000, Cg: 0.000, Co: 48.500
YDbDr
Y: 185.555, Db: -5.349, Dr: -4.650
YPbPr
Y: 185.423, Pb: -1.845, Pr: 1.638
xvYCC
Y: 175.246, Cb: 126.379, Cr: 129.439
YIQ
Y: 185.555, I: 2.751, Q: -0.299
YUV
Y: 185.555, U: -1.748, V: 2.145
Munsell Color System
10RP 7/1 ΔE = 2.942
Brand Color
Wii ΔE = 12.241

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