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#bcb9bf Hex Color Code

#bcb9bf Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bcb9bf is a medium light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bcb9bf is comprised of 73.73% red, 72.55% green and 74.9% blue. In the HSL color space #bcb9bf has a hue of 270° (degrees), 4% saturation and 74% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 562.54 nm.

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #98969b
  2. #a4a1a7
  3. #b0adb3
  4. #bcb9bf
  5. #c8c5cb
  6. #d4d1d7
  7. #e1dee4

Tints and Shades

#bcb9bf to white

  1. #bcb9bf
  2. #c7c4c9
  3. #d2d0d4
  4. #dddbdf
  5. #e8e7e9
  6. #f4f3f4
  7. #ffffff

#bcb9bf to black

  1. #bcb9bf
  2. #9a979c
  3. #79777b
  4. #5a585b
  5. #3c3b3d
  6. #212121
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Resene

    1. ★ Greywacke N82-007-288
      #bcb8be
      ΔE = 0.451 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. ★ French Grey N80-003-290
      #bfbdc1
      ΔE = 1.661 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  2. Brillux

    1. ★ 45.06.12
      #bebac1
      ΔE = 0.738 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. 45.06.15
      #b4b1b7
      ΔE = 2.940 / LRV ≈ 44.6%
  3. Homebase

    1. ★ Lady Grey
      #bbbabf
      ΔE = 0.849 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Ascot Gray
      #bcb7bc
      ΔE = 1.052 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
    2. ★ Tractor Gray Tractor
      #b8bac1
      ΔE = 1.795 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  5. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Gentility 30-26
      #beb9c1
      ΔE = 1.160 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ October Sky / 8250
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 1.232 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  7. Scib Paints

    1. ★ October Sky / 8250
      #bbbbc0
      ΔE = 1.232 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Cloudy Bay / T143-4
      #b9b7bf
      ΔE = 1.267 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
    2. Silver Berry / T12 37.D10
      #c3b9c0
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  9. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Wildflower / 10RB 49/062
      #bcb7bb
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. ★ Mesmerize / 70BB 49/082
      #b6b7be
      ΔE = 1.789 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  10. Beckers

    1. ★ Havsbris 758 / S 2503-B07G
      #b9bac0
      ΔE = 1.393 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  11. Dulux

    1. ★ Twilight Cinders 4 / 50RB 48/051
      #bcb6bd
      ΔE = 1.397 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. ★ Brooklyn Nights 4
      #b8b7c1
      ΔE = 2.161 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  12. Colortrend

    1. ★ 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 1316
      #c2c0c9
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  13. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Let It Rain / 0518
      #b9babf
      ΔE = 1.469 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Savoy / 1316
      #c2c0c9
      ΔE = 2.930 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  14. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ Suede Shoes / NP N 1958 P
      #bdbcc4
      ΔE = 1.536 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. Blue Pool / NP N 1972 P
      #b4b5ba
      ΔE = 2.328 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  15. Model Master

    1. ★ Model Master 1454
      #babbbf
      ΔE = 1.716 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
    2. ★ Model Master 1453
      #bbbcbf
      ΔE = 2.098 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  16. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 45-g5
      #c2bdc3
      ΔE = 1.758 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
    2. 1-g5
      #c2b9bc
      ΔE = 2.641 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  17. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Light Silver
      #bebdc5
      ΔE = 1.792 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  18. Sico

    1. ★ 6173-31 Powdered Iron
      #bcbdc2
      ΔE = 1.850 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. ★ 6175-31 Forgotten Myth
      #c2bec2
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  19. Glidden

    1. ★ Grey Heather
      #bbb9c3
      ΔE = 1.915 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Hazy Grey / 30RR 46/018
      #bab4b7
      ΔE = 2.488 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  20. KILZ

    1. ★ Magic Mirror / G741
      #bdbbbd
      ΔE = 1.987 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  21. Tikkurila

    1. ★ 4887
      #c2bac2
      ΔE = 2.074 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. V428
      #bfc0c7
      ΔE = 2.699 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  22. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Apple Blossom Time 8209
      #c0b7be
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. ★ Romantic Light 8217
      #beb7ba
      ΔE = 2.133 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  23. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Apple Blossom Time / 8209
      #c0b7be
      ΔE = 2.099 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Pashmina / 8234
      #bbb8b8
      ΔE = 2.980 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  24. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7357-31 Forgotten Myth
      #c2bec2
      ΔE = 2.121 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. ★ 7408-31 Platinum Lace
      #bfbec1
      ΔE = 2.223 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  25. Marston & Langinger

    1. ★ Wood Ash
      #bababc
      ΔE = 2.124 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  26. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Seal
      #b9b9bb
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  27. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ After the Rain / 1452
      #c2babe
      ΔE = 2.151 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
    2. Iced Mauve / 2115-50
      #c5bcc1
      ΔE = 2.642 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  28. Chrysler

    1. ★ Light Quartz
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  29. Reaper Master

    1. ★ Polished Silver (9054)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  30. Old Citadel

    1. ★ Mithril Silver
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  31. British Standard

    1. ★ BS 4800 22 B 19 - Soft blue
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  32. Vallejo Game Color

    1. ★ Mithril Silver / Silver (052)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  33. Vallejo Model Color

    1. ★ Silver (997)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  34. Rackham

    1. ★ Polished Silver (49)
      #b5b5bd
      ΔE = 2.174 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  35. Duron

    1. ★ Mystical Shade
      #c2b9be
      ΔE = 2.195 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. Samovar Silver
      #b8bdc3
      ΔE = 2.894 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  36. CIL

    1. ★ Silver Mauve
      #c1b8c0
      ΔE = 2.219 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Wildflower
      #b9b7c2
      ΔE = 2.478 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  37. Behr

    1. ★ Rare Orchid FF50-1
      #b8bac3
      ΔE = 2.220 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. 660E-3 Foxgloves
      #c1bbc5
      ΔE = 2.357 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  38. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2250
      #b8babd
      ΔE = 2.256 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  39. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Pashmina / KM3771-1
      #b9b6b8
      ΔE = 2.258 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
    2. Parlor Games / KM3779-1
      #b7bbc0
      ΔE = 2.497 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  40. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Silver Bullet / 1162
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  41. California Paints

    1. DE 6381 - Silver Bullet
      #b6b5b8
      ΔE = 2.300 / LRV ≈ 46.5%
  42. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Veiled Violet - 6268
      #bdb5b9
      ΔE = 2.325 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
  43. Valspar Paint

    1. Misty Morning Dew
      #bbb9c4
      ΔE = 2.376 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Autumn Fog
      #bbbbbb
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  44. Bristol

    1. Silver Berry / P100-C4
      #c3b9c0
      ΔE = 2.481 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  45. Olympic

    1. Silverberry C44-3
      #bbbcc6
      ΔE = 2.485 / LRV ≈ 50.6%
    2. Ash Grove D42-3
      #b7b3bd
      ΔE = 2.786 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  46. Coronado Paint

    1. 8250 - October Sky
      #b5b7ba
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 47.2%
  47. Dulux Australia

    1. Stately Frills / A432
      #c5bdc4
      ΔE = 2.565 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  48. Vista Paint

    1. Romantic Light
      #beb5b9
      ΔE = 2.566 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. Pashmina
      #bbb7b8
      ΔE = 2.598 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  49. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 4201P Gray Dawning
      #b9b7b8
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 47.6%
  50. Ralph Lauren

    1. Polaris / RLUL216
      #b8babc
      ΔE = 2.587 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  51. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10717
      #b6b2b7
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 45.2%
    2. CF11022
      #babcbe
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  52. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 2005-R70B
      #c4bfc3
      ΔE = 2.597 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  53. Jotun

    1. 4496 / Syrin
      #c2c0c4
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
  54. Pantone / PMS

    1. 435 CP
      #c1b7bb
      ΔE = 2.666 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. Cool Gray 4 U
      #b7b8b9
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  55. Sto

    1. 34214
      #c0bcc7
      ΔE = 2.688 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. 34335
      #bebfc8
      ΔE = 2.771 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
  56. Brighto Paints

    1. 5-45-3 Old Village
      #c0b9c4
      ΔE = 2.707 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
    2. 5-46-3 Finesse.
      #c6bcc2
      ΔE = 2.906 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  57. Porter Paints

    1. Silver Bells / 540-4
      #b8b4b6
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  58. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Silver Bells / PPG1003-3
      #b8b4b6
      ΔE = 2.715 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  59. Caparol

    1. 26/18
      #b4b8c0
      ΔE = 2.717 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. 1654
      #c4c0c8
      ΔE = 2.853 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  60. ICI Paints

    1. 4251 Torino Blue 90BB 56/048
      #c0c0c8
      ΔE = 2.753 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
    2. Sweet Juliet 10RB 56/052
      #c3c1c8
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  61. Levis

    1. Intiem
      #c4bfc2
      ΔE = 2.799 / LRV ≈ 52.9%
  62. Tollens

    1. Boudoir d'antan | EE183
      #c3bbbd
      ΔE = 2.881 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. TF255-2
      #bbbfc4
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  63. Earthpaint

    1. 5-39-2 Anastasia
      #c1c1c6
      ΔE = 2.892 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
  64. Crown Paint

    1. Lilac Touch
      #c4bec0
      ΔE = 2.993 / LRV ≈ 52.4%

#bcb9bf HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bcb9bf foreground

Every good painter paints what he is.

Jackson Pollock
<p style="color: #bcb9bf">…</p>

#bcb9bf background

I invent nothing, I rediscover.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="background-color: #bcb9bf">…</p>

#bcb9bf shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bcb9bf">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12368319
Binary
10111100, 10111001, 10111111
Hexadecimal
#bcb9bf
LRV
≈ 49.2%
Closest short hex
#bbb ΔE = 3.445
RGB
rgb(188, 185, 191)
RGBA
rgba(188, 185, 191, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.333, g: 0.328, b: 0.339
RYB
red: 0.737%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.749%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4408897 / 0xffbcb9bf
HSL
hsl(270, 4%, 74%)
HSLA
hsla(270, 4%, 74%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 270° (270.000), saturation: 3% (0.031), value: 75% (0.749)
HSP
hue: 270.000, saturation: 3.141%, perceived brightness: 73.174%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 287.248, S: 6.689, L: 75.545
Cubehelix
H: -96.141, S: 0.049, L: 0.732
TSL
T: 5.685, S: 0.007, L: 0.732
CMYK
cyan: 2% (0.016), magenta: 3% (0.031), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 25% (0.251)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 25% (0.251)
XYZ
X: 47.490, Y: 49.151, Z: 56.265
xyY
x: 0.311, y: 0.321, Y: 49.151
CIELab
L: 75.545, a: 2.167, b: -2.657
CIELuv
L: 75.545, u: 1.351, v: -4.350
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.545, C: 3.429, H: 309.202
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.545, C: 4.555, H: 287.248
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.108, a: -1.774, b: 1.492
CIECAM02
J: 67.978, C: 4.896, h: 284.920, Q: 162.441, M: 4.281, s: 16.234, H: 324.913
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.095, jaune: -0.622, green: 0.010
LMS
L: 46.779, M: 50.363, S: 56.142
YCbCr
Y: 176.274, Cb: 130.190, Cr: 128.891
YCgCo
Y: 187.250, Cg: -2.250, Co: 46.250
YDbDr
Y: 186.581, Db: 6.648, Dr: -2.697
YPbPr
Y: 186.071, Pb: 2.655, Pr: 1.224
xvYCC
Y: 175.802, Cb: 130.332, Cr: 129.075
YIQ
Y: 186.581, I: -0.140, Q: 2.501
YUV
Y: 186.581, U: 2.176, V: 1.245
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/2 ΔE = 3.046
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 9.536

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