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#bcb9ca Hex Color Code

#bcb9ca Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bcb9ca is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bcb9ca is comprised of 73.73% red, 72.55% green and 79.22% blue. In the HSL color space #bcb9ca has a hue of 251° (degrees), 14% saturation and 76% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 448.56 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9895a6
  2. #a4a1b2
  3. #b0adbe
  4. #bcb9ca
  5. #c8c5d6
  6. #d5d1e3
  7. #e1deef

Tints and Shades

#bcb9ca to white

  1. #bcb9ca
  2. #c7c4d3
  3. #d2d0db
  4. #dddbe4
  5. #e8e7ed
  6. #f4f3f6
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#bcb9ca to black

  1. #bcb9ca
  2. #9a97a5
  3. #797782
  4. #5a5860
  5. #3c3b40
  6. #212123
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 14-3904 TPG
      #bcb8c8
      ΔE = 0.592 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. 14-3905 TCX
      #c5c0d0
      ΔE = 2.785 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  2. Coronado Paint

    1. ★ 7194 - Province
      #bab8ca
      ΔE = 0.651 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
    2. 7185 - Hyacinth Haze
      #bbb5c1
      ΔE = 2.585 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  3. Olympic

    1. ★ Wild Lilac B44-3
      #bab9cb
      ΔE = 0.747 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. Cloudberry C43-3
      #b6b3c0
      ΔE = 2.758 / LRV ≈ 46.0%
  4. Tollens

    1. ★ T2198-5
      #bdb8c8
      ΔE = 0.788 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
    2. T2093-2
      #b8b6cd
      ΔE = 2.538 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  5. Laura Ashley

    1. ★ 2-10 Dusty Lilac 1
      #bbb7c6
      ΔE = 1.093 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
    2. ★ 2-11 Lilac Silk
      #c2becd
      ΔE = 2.035 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  6. Caparol

    1. ★ 2301-Y72R
      #b8b8c8
      ΔE = 1.193 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 80 1 339 / Purpurit 50
      #c4c0d0
      ΔE = 2.653 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  7. Resene

    1. ★ Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 1.223 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
    2. ★ Morepork B76-012-284
      #b8b5c2
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  8. Taubmans

    1. ★ Cosmic / T12 39.E10
      #bbb8c6
      ΔE = 1.226 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. ★ Masquerade / T59-3
      #bcbece
      ΔE = 2.155 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
  9. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 2010-R70B
      #b8b6c6
      ΔE = 1.295 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
  10. Beckers

    1. ★ Sommardröm 739 / S 2010-R80B
      #bdb8cc
      ΔE = 1.296 / LRV ≈ 49.5%
    2. Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.448 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
  11. General Paint

    1. ★ Swazi / CL 2473W
      #c0b9ca
      ΔE = 1.297 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. ★ Café Curtain / CL 2403W
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
  12. Glidden

    1. ★ Silverberry / PPG1173-4
      #bebbc9
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. ★ Wild Lilac / PPG1175-4
      #beb8cd
      ΔE = 1.764 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  13. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Silverberry / PPG1173-4
      #bebbc9
      ΔE = 1.322 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
    2. ★ Winsome Lilac 343-4
      #c2b8cb
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  14. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Winter Dusk / 1201
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.327 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  15. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5933 - Winter Dusk
      #b8b8cb
      ΔE = 1.327 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
  16. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Cosmic / 544-4
      #b8b9cb
      ΔE = 1.336 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. ★ Winsome Lilac / 343-4
      #c2b8cb
      ΔE = 2.285 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  17. Brighto Paints

    1. ★ 4-41-3 Maleny Mist
      #b7b8ca
      ΔE = 1.459 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
    2. 4-43-3 Orchid Scent
      #c0c0d1
      ΔE = 2.504 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
  18. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 1.483 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
    2. 5171P Plum Frost
      #c5bbce
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  19. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 3-42-3 Little Maids
      #beb7ca
      ΔE = 1.486 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. ★ 3-41-3 Apparition
      #b7b6cb
      ΔE = 2.019 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  20. Dulux

    1. ★ Midnight Iris 3
      #b8b9c8
      ΔE = 1.522 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Brooklyn Nights 4
      #b8b7c1
      ΔE = 2.931 / LRV ≈ 47.9%
  21. Sikkens

    1. ★ V2.06.69
      #babbca
      ΔE = 1.526 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
    2. U5.06.67
      #b4b9c7
      ΔE = 2.897 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 4276 Foible 10RB 53/115
      #bbb7cc
      ΔE = 1.652 / LRV ≈ 48.8%
    2. 4296 Silver NIght 30RB 50/072
      #b7b3bf
      ΔE = 2.976 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  23. Behr

    1. ★ Sweet Dreams EIC-34
      #b6b7c9
      ΔE = 1.655 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
    2. Dreamy PIC-34
      #b3b4c7
      ΔE = 2.554 / LRV ≈ 46.3%
  24. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Hyacinth Haze / KM3044-1
      #bdb8c5
      ΔE = 1.718 / LRV ≈ 49.1%
    2. Favorite Things / KM3092-1
      #b5bbca
      ΔE = 2.962 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  25. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. 1288
      #b9b2c4
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  26. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Collensia / 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 1.816 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
    2. Violet Crush / 1288
      #b9b2c4
      ΔE = 2.582 / LRV ≈ 46.1%
  27. Devoe Paint

    1. ★ Noteworthy / 90BB 53/129
      #c1bece
      ΔE = 1.841 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Precocious Purple / 90BB 46/132
      #b4b1c3
      ΔE = 2.939 / LRV ≈ 45.1%
  28. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Hycent Haze / 7185
      #c2b9c7
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  29. Berger

    1. ★ Province / 7194
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Hycent Haze / 7185
      #c2b9c7
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  30. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Province
      #c2bbcf
      ΔE = 1.993 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
    2. Hyacinth Haze
      #c2b9c7
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  31. Ralph Lauren

    1. ★ Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 2.113 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  32. Rodda Paint

    1. ★ Province 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
    2. Hyacinth Haze 7185
      #c0bcc6
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  33. Cloverdale Paint

    1. ★ Province / 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 2.128 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
    2. Hyacinth Haze / 7185
      #c0bcc6
      ΔE = 2.898 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  34. KILZ

    1. ★ Boysenberry Cream / A832
      #c1bdd2
      ΔE = 2.244 / LRV ≈ 52.4%
    2. Misty Air / B832
      #bebfcc
      ΔE = 2.672 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
  35. Valspar Paint

    1. Misty Morning Dew
      #bbb9c4
      ΔE = 2.314 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
    2. Courtyard Shadow
      #b8bac6
      ΔE = 2.505 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  36. McCormick Paints

    1. Hyacinth Haze
      #c2b9c7
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  37. Clark+Kensington

    1. Maestro / 41B-3
      #c2becb
      ΔE = 2.398 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Best of Times / 40B-3
      #b5b8cf
      ΔE = 2.983 / LRV ≈ 48.6%
  38. CIL

    1. Wildflower
      #b9b7c2
      ΔE = 2.494 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
    2. Mesmerize
      #b3b7c5
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
  39. Nippon Paint

    1. Lighthearted / NP PB 1460 P
      #c3bfcd
      ΔE = 2.502 / LRV ≈ 53.3%
    2. Overcast / NP PB 1459 P
      #b8b4cb
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 47.1%
  40. Kansai Paint

    1. Opal Lilac
      #b9bbc7
      ΔE = 2.511 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  41. Bristol

    1. Lilac Bud / P104-C4
      #b3b4c4
      ΔE = 2.536 / LRV ≈ 46.2%
  42. Sto

    1. 34214
      #c0bcc7
      ΔE = 2.552 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. 34205
      #c5c0d1
      ΔE = 2.777 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  43. Wattyl

    1. Princess Satin / D65W
      #bab4ca
      ΔE = 2.576 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
    2. Milky Twilight / D55W
      #bcbad2
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  44. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6343
      #babdca
      ΔE = 2.627 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  45. Dutch Boy

    1. Baby Violet
      #bfb4c5
      ΔE = 2.793 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  46. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R50B
      #bdb6ce
      ΔE = 2.979 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  47. Benjamin Moore

    1. African Violet / 2116-50
      #c2bac5
      ΔE = 2.994 / LRV ≈ 50.6%

#bcb9ca HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bcb9ca foreground

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one.

Stella Adler
<p style="color: #bcb9ca">…</p>

#bcb9ca background

Love always brings difficulties, that is true, but the good side of it is that it gives energy.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="background-color: #bcb9ca">…</p>

#bcb9ca shadow

The main thing is to be moved, to love, to hope, to tremble, to live.

Auguste Rodin
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bcb9ca">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12368330
Binary
10111100, 10111001, 11001010
Hexadecimal
#bcb9ca
LRV
≈ 49.7%
Closest short hex
#bbc ΔE = 1.067
RGB
rgb(188, 185, 202)
RGBA
rgba(188, 185, 202, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.327, g: 0.322, b: 0.351
RYB
red: 73.725%, yellow: 72.549%, blue: 79.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4408886 / 0xffbcb9ca
HSL
hsl(251, 14%, 76%)
HSLA
hsla(251, 14%, 76%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 251° (250.588), saturation: 8% (0.084), value: 79% (0.792)
HSP
hue: 250.588, saturation: 8.416%, perceived brightness: 73.690%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 272.923, S: 21.003, L: 75.856
Cubehelix
H: -114.219, S: 0.146, L: 0.736
TSL
T: -3.395, S: 0.018, L: 0.737
CMYK
cyan: 7% (0.069), magenta: 8% (0.084), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 21% (0.208)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 21% (0.208)
XYZ
X: 48.747, Y: 49.653, Z: 62.882
xyY
x: 0.302, y: 0.308, Y: 49.653
CIELab
L: 75.856, a: 4.295, b: -8.180
CIELuv
L: 75.856, u: 0.672, v: -13.168
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 75.856, C: 9.239, H: 297.702
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 75.856, C: 13.185, H: 272.923
Hunter-Lab
L: 70.465, a: 0.169, b: -3.583
CIECAM02
J: 68.339, C: 11.971, h: 281.510, Q: 162.871, M: 10.468, s: 25.352, H: 322.915
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.122, jaune: -1.557, green: -0.156
LMS
L: 46.841, M: 50.372, S: 62.659
YCbCr
Y: 177.352, Cb: 135.019, Cr: 128.110
YCgCo
Y: 190.000, Cg: -5.000, Co: 43.500
YDbDr
Y: 187.835, Db: 21.311, Dr: -0.310
YPbPr
Y: 186.863, Pb: 8.155, Pr: 0.718
xvYCC
Y: 176.482, Cb: 135.164, Cr: 128.631
YIQ
Y: 187.835, I: -3.674, Q: 5.924
YUV
Y: 187.835, U: 6.972, V: 0.145
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/4 ΔE = 3.311
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 6.699

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