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#bcb9ee Hex Color Code

#bcb9ee Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bcb9ee is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bcb9ee is comprised of 73.73% red, 72.55% green and 93.33% blue. In the HSL color space #bcb9ee has a hue of 243° (degrees), 61% saturation and 83% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 461.03 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#bcb9ee linear gradient to complementary #dce1c6

  1. #bcb9ee
  2. #c2c0e8
  3. #c8c6e1
  4. #cecdda
  5. #d3d4d4
  6. #d7dacd
  7. #dce1c6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9795c8
  2. #a3a1d4
  3. #b0ade1
  4. #bcb9ee
  5. #c9c5fb
  6. #d5d2ff
  7. #e2deff

Tones

  1. #bcb9ee
  2. #c0bdea
  3. #c4c2e5
  4. #c8c6e1
  5. #cccadc
  6. #d0cfd8
  7. #d3d3d3

Tints and Shades

#bcb9ee to White

  1. #bcb9ee
  2. #c7c4f1
  3. #d3d0f4
  4. #dedbf7
  5. #e9e7fa
  6. #f4f3fc
  7. #ffffff

#bcb9ee to Black

  1. #bcb9ee
  2. #9a97c2
  3. #797798
  4. #5a5870
  5. #3c3b4a
  6. #212127
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 43/02
      #b8b8f0
      ΔE = 1.074
    2. ★ 85 10 280 / Lavendel 115
      #c0bcf4
      ΔE = 1.453
  2. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 1.358
  3. Plascon

    1. ★ White Owl P1-D2-3
      #bcb4e8
      ΔE = 1.891
    2. Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 2.317
  4. Duron

    1. ★ Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 1.962
  5. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1030-R70B
      #afb5e9
      ΔE = 2.989

#bcb9ee HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bcb9ee foreground

I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all my heart.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="color: #bcb9ee">…</p>

#bcb9ee background

Creativity takes courage.

Henri Matisse
<p style="background-color: #bcb9ee">…</p>

#bcb9ee shadow

If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint.

Edward Hopper
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bcb9ee">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12368366
Binary
10111100, 10111001, 11101110
Hexadecimal
#bcb9ee
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 0.986
RGB
rgb(188, 185, 238)
RGBA
rgba(188, 185, 238, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.308, g: 0.303, b: 0.390
RYB
red: 73.725%, yellow: 72.549%, blue: 93.333%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4408850 / 0xffbcb9ee
HSL
hsl(243, 61%, 83%)
HSLA
hsla(243, 61%%, 83%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 243° (243.396), saturation: 22% (0.223), value: 93% (0.933)
HSP
hue: 243.396, saturation: 22.269, perceived brightness: 75.550
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 267.842, S: 72.800, L: 77.018
Cubehelix
H: -120.335, S: 0.493, L: 0.752
TSL
T: -3.088, S: 0.054, L: 0.753
CMYK
cyan: 21 (0.210), magenta: 22 (0.223), yellow: 0 (0.000), key: 7 (0.067)
CMY
cyan: 26 (0.263), magenta: 27 (0.275), yellow: 7 (0.067)
XYZ
X: 53.517, Y: 51.562, Z: 88.005
xyY
x: 0.277, y: 0.267, Y: 51.562
CIELab
L: 77.018, a: 11.938, b: -25.924
CIELuv
L: 77.018, u: -1.621, v: -43.025
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.018, C: 28.541, H: 294.726
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.018, C: 43.055, H: 267.842
Hunter-Lab
L: 71.806, a: 7.374, b: -22.401
CIECAM02
J: 69.662, C: 31.523, h: 278.978, Q: 164.440, M: 27.566, s: 40.944, H: 321.454
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.207, jaune: -4.636, green: -0.615
LMS
L: 47.076, M: 50.408, S: 87.406
YCbCr
Y: 180.880, Cb: 150.823, Cr: 125.554
YCgCo
Y: 199.000, Cg: -14.000, Co: 34.500
YDbDr
Y: 191.939, Db: 69.299, Dr: 7.502
YPbPr
Y: 189.455, Pb: 26.155, Pr: -0.938
xvYCC
Y: 178.708, Cb: 150.975, Cr: 127.176
YIQ
Y: 191.939, I: -15.240, Q: 17.125
YUV
Y: 191.939, U: 22.668, V: -3.456
Munsell Color System
2.5P 7/8 ΔE = 4.098
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 7.096

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