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#bcb9e3 Hex Color Code

#bcb9e3 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bcb9e3 is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bcb9e3 is comprised of 73.73% red, 72.55% green and 89.02% blue. In the HSL color space #bcb9e3 has a hue of 244° (degrees), 43% saturation and 81% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 460.03 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#bcb9e3 linear gradient to complementary #d6dac2

  1. #bcb9e3
  2. #c1bede
  3. #c6c4d8
  4. #cac9d3
  5. #cecfcd
  6. #d2d4c8
  7. #d6dac2

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9895bd
  2. #a4a1ca
  3. #b0add6
  4. #bcb9e3
  5. #c8c5f0
  6. #d5d2fd
  7. #e2deff

Tones

  1. #bcb9e3
  2. #bfbce0
  3. #c2c0dc
  4. #c5c3d9
  5. #c8c7d5
  6. #cbcad2
  7. #cecece

Tints and Shades

#bcb9e3 to white

  1. #bcb9e3
  2. #c7c4e8
  3. #d2d0ec
  4. #dedbf1
  5. #e9e7f6
  6. #f4f3fa
  7. #ffffff

#bcb9e3 to black

  1. #bcb9e3
  2. #9a97b9
  3. #797791
  4. #5a586b
  5. #3c3b47
  6. #212126
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Duron

    1. ★ Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 1.516 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  2. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7444 U
      #bcbde2
      ΔE = 2.000 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. ★ 7444 C
      #b6b8dc
      ΔE = 2.283 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  3. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.044 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
    2. Purple Possibility / KM3029-2
      #c3b5dd
      ΔE = 2.972 / LRV ≈ 49.9%
  4. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Violetta 29-6
      #bfb8db
      ΔE = 2.160 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 2.169 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  6. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  7. Porter Paints

    1. ★ Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.184 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  8. Caparol

    1. 2255
      #b4b4dc
      ΔE = 2.306 / LRV ≈ 47.5%
    2. 80 4 310 / Atmo 15
      #bcb4d8
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 48.3%
  9. Plascon

    1. Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 2.382 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. Last Night P3-D2-3
      #c4b8e0
      ΔE = 2.400 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  10. Resene

    1. Melrose V83-038-291
      #c3b9dd
      ΔE = 2.483 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  11. Berger

    1. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  12. Scib Paints

    1. Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  13. Vista Paint

    1. Peak of Perfection
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.588 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Berry Blush
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.997 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  14. California Paints

    1. DE 5940 - Violet Gems
      #c4c0e9
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  15. Dunn-Edwards

    1. Violet Gems / 1377
      #c4c0e9
      ΔE = 2.617 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
  16. Diamond Vogel

    1. Pretty Posie / 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  17. Colortrend

    1. 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 2.691 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
  18. Dutch Boy

    1. Folk Festival
      #b6b2d9
      ΔE = 2.694 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
  19. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  20. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 2.826 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  21. Nippon Paint

    1. Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  22. ICI Paints

    1. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 2.970 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
  23. Dulux

    1. Amethyst Showers 3 / Sugared Lilac / 02RB 53/171
      #bdbbda
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  24. CIL

    1. Lilac Bouquet
      #bfbbda
      ΔE = 2.988 / LRV ≈ 51.7%

#bcb9e3 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bcb9e3 foreground

If I were called upon to define briefly the word Art, I should call it the reproduction of what the senses preceive in nature, seen through the veil of the soul.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="color: #bcb9e3">…</p>

#bcb9e3 background

A painting is never finished - it simply stops in interesting places.

Paul Gardner
<p style="background-color: #bcb9e3">…</p>

#bcb9e3 shadow

No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist.

Oscar Wilde
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bcb9e3">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12368355
Binary
10111100, 10111001, 11100011
Hexadecimal
#bcb9e3
LRV
≈ 50.9%
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 2.366
RGB
rgb(188, 185, 227)
RGBA
rgba(188, 185, 227, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.313, g: 0.308, b: 0.378
RYB
red: 0.737%, yellow: 0.725%, blue: 0.890%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4408861 / 0xffbcb9e3
HSL
hsl(244, 43%, 81%)
HSLA
hsla(244, 43%, 81%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 244° (244.286), saturation: 19% (0.185), value: 89% (0.890)
HSP
hue: 244.286, saturation: 18.502%, perceived brightness: 74.955%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 268.453, S: 56.161, L: 76.639
Cubehelix
H: -119.604, S: 0.384, L: 0.747
TSL
T: -3.125, S: 0.043, L: 0.748
CMYK
cyan: 17% (0.172), magenta: 19% (0.185), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 11% (0.110)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 27% (0.275), yellow: 11% (0.110)
XYZ
X: 51.950, Y: 50.935, Z: 79.753
xyY
x: 0.284, y: 0.279, Y: 50.935
CIELab
L: 76.639, a: 9.500, b: -20.561
CIELuv
L: 76.639, u: -0.912, v: -33.791
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 76.639, C: 22.650, H: 294.798
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 76.639, C: 33.803, H: 268.453
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.369, a: 5.037, b: -16.297
CIECAM02
J: 69.234, C: 25.953, h: 279.543, Q: 163.934, M: 22.696, s: 37.208, H: 321.778
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.181, jaune: -3.695, green: -0.490
LMS
L: 46.999, M: 50.396, S: 79.277
YCbCr
Y: 179.802, Cb: 145.994, Cr: 126.335
YCgCo
Y: 196.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 37.250
YDbDr
Y: 190.685, Db: 54.636, Dr: 5.115
YPbPr
Y: 188.663, Pb: 20.655, Pr: -0.432
xvYCC
Y: 178.028, Cb: 146.144, Cr: 127.621
YIQ
Y: 190.685, I: -11.706, Q: 13.702
YUV
Y: 190.685, U: 17.872, V: -2.355
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/6 ΔE = 3.101
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 4.885

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