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#bcbed9 Hex Color Code

#bcbed9 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bcbed9 is a light shade of blue. In the RGB color model #bcbed9 is comprised of 73.73% red, 74.51% green and 85.1% blue. In the HSL color space #bcbed9 has a hue of 236° (degrees), 28% saturation and 79% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 467.24 nm.

Color Variations

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Color Schemes

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#bcbed9 linear gradient to complementary #d4d4c1

  1. #bcbed9
  2. #c0c2d5
  3. #c5c5d1
  4. #c9c9cd
  5. #cdcdc9
  6. #d0d0c5
  7. #d4d4c1

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9799b3
  2. #a3a5c0
  3. #b0b2cc
  4. #bcbed9
  5. #c9cae6
  6. #d5d7f3
  7. #e2e4ff

Tints and Shades

#bcbed9 to white

  1. #bcbed9
  2. #c7c9df
  3. #d2d3e6
  4. #dddeec
  5. #e8e9f2
  6. #f4f4f9
  7. #ffffff / #fff

#bcbed9 to black

  1. #bcbed9
  2. #9a9bb1
  3. #797a8b
  4. #5a5b66
  5. #3c3d44
  6. #212125
  7. #000000 / #000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Violet Hint 29-5
      #bebfd9
      ΔE = 0.588 / LRV ≈ 53.2%
    2. Marabou 29-4
      #cfc8de
      ΔE = 5.184 / LRV ≈ 59.8%
  2. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lavender Surprise / T10 37B-1
      #bcbcd8
      ΔE = 0.874 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. ★ Soft Lupin / T08 22-2
      #bebcd4
      ΔE = 1.553 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
  3. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #babed7
      ΔE = 0.929 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. By the Bay / 7274
      #b4c7e2
      ΔE = 5.087 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
  4. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Cincinnatian Hotel Olivia Blue
      #babed7
      ΔE = 0.929 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
    2. Violet Spray X13R25B
      #cec6da
      ΔE = 5.097 / LRV ≈ 58.6%
  5. Bristol

    1. ★ Purple Passion / P105-C4
      #bdbed6
      ΔE = 0.998 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. Purple Dragon / P097-C4
      #cdbfd5
      ΔE = 5.229 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  6. Asian Paints

    1. ★ Violet Vista / 7226
      #b9bcd5
      ΔE = 1.124 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
    2. Purple Pride / 7202
      #cac5dd
      ΔE = 3.725 / LRV ≈ 57.7%
  7. Olympic

    1. ★ Purple Dragon A44-3
      #c1c0da
      ΔE = 1.291 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
    2. Winsome Lilac B43-3
      #bdb9c9
      ΔE = 4.289 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  8. Dulux

    1. ★ Lilac Heather 3 / 90BB 53/129
      #bcbed5
      ΔE = 1.308 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
    2. 30RB 53/117
      #c3bace
      ΔE = 4.056 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
  9. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Kim's Lilac
      #c1c1db
      ΔE = 1.373 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Faded Hydrangea
      #b4bdd1
      ΔE = 3.432 / LRV ≈ 50.7%
  10. CIL

    1. ★ Noteworthy
      #bebed5
      ΔE = 1.390 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Foggy Promenade
      #c1bcd1
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  11. Tollens

    1. ★ T2097-1
      #bebfde
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 53.5%
    2. T2198-4
      #c4c1d2
      ΔE = 3.729 / LRV ≈ 54.5%
  12. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Hazy Sky / 1184
      #b7bdd6
      ΔE = 1.544 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Prim Blue / 1221
      #b9c4de
      ΔE = 2.989 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. ★ Violet Vista / KM3083-1
      #babfd6
      ΔE = 1.640 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. Favorite Things / KM3092-1
      #b5bbca
      ΔE = 4.584 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
  14. Caparol

    1. ★ 2355
      #b8c0dc
      ΔE = 1.701 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
    2. 2124
      #c0b8cc
      ΔE = 4.053 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  15. Crown Diamond

    1. ★ 7350-31 Studio 54
      #c3c1dc
      ΔE = 1.797 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
    2. 7352-31 Blueberry Yogurt
      #b2b8d4
      ΔE = 2.712 / LRV ≈ 48.5%
  16. Nerolac

    1. ★ Gray's Lily - 2332
      #bbbcd2
      ΔE = 1.808 / LRV ≈ 51.2%
    2. Winkle - 2339
      #c3c9e2
      ΔE = 3.889 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
  17. Jedynka

    1. ★ Levendula Csokor
      #bfbbd6
      ΔE = 1.832 / LRV ≈ 51.5%
  18. Wattyl

    1. ★ Milky Twilight / D55W
      #bcbad2
      ΔE = 1.916 / LRV ≈ 50.5%
    2. Princess Satin / D65W
      #bab4ca
      ΔE = 4.239 / LRV ≈ 47.3%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. ★ September Rain / NP PB 1487 P
      #bdc3dd
      ΔE = 1.925 / LRV ≈ 55.1%
    2. Dear Diary / NP PB 1475 P
      #b7badb
      ΔE = 2.403 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  20. Beckers

    1. ★ Midsommarnatt 756 / S 1908-B
      #bebed3
      ΔE = 2.001 / LRV ≈ 52.5%
    2. ★ Skilla 779 / S 1515-B20G
      #b8c0d7
      ΔE = 2.292 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
  21. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Oriental Iris / 1418
      #b5beda
      ΔE = 2.003 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. Lavender Blue / 1438
      #b4bac8
      ΔE = 5.038 / LRV ≈ 49.0%
  22. Sigma

    1. ★ Mistic Purple / S 2020-R60B
      #b5bad3
      ΔE = 2.064 / LRV ≈ 49.6%
    2. Mistic Purple / S 2020-R70B
      #abbbd3
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  23. Glidden

    1. ★ Violet Shimmer / 90BB 53/129
      #c3bed9
      ΔE = 2.072 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
    2. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c4badd
      ΔE = 4.309 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
  24. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 37-e1
      #b8c1de
      ΔE = 2.073 / LRV ≈ 53.6%
    2. ★ 36-f1
      #bfc4de
      ΔE = 2.149 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  25. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Shake it Up / 41C-3
      #c1bcd5
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 52.1%
    2. Good News / 38C-4
      #acbcd3
      ΔE = 4.730 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  26. General Paint

    1. ★ Maniac Mauve / CL 2424W
      #b5bcdc
      ΔE = 2.249 / LRV ≈ 51.0%
    2. Mosaic / CL 2372W
      #b2c2d9
      ΔE = 4.365 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  27. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 1-39-3 Glissade
      #b4bcdb
      ΔE = 2.266 / LRV ≈ 50.8%
    2. 1-40-3 Windflower
      #b4b6d6
      ΔE = 3.249 / LRV ≈ 48.0%
  28. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 7191P Faded Violet
      #b5bfd7
      ΔE = 2.607 / LRV ≈ 52.0%
    2. 5181P Heather Ashes
      #b9b9cd
      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 49.4%
  29. Brighto Paints

    1. 2-41-3 Easter Egg
      #c4c3e2
      ΔE = 2.659 / LRV ≈ 56.3%
    2. 2-39-3 Light Grape
      #b8c3e2
      ΔE = 2.928 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
  30. Coronado Paint

    1. 7209 - Peak Of Perfection
      #b8c0e2
      ΔE = 2.701 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
    2. 7226 - Violet Vista
      #b2bcd2
      ΔE = 3.325 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  31. Levis

    1. Clear Purple C30
      #c6c0d9
      ΔE = 2.705 / LRV ≈ 54.7%
    2. Clear Purple A40
      #abbcdc
      ΔE = 4.469 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
  32. Pantone / PMS

    1. 7450
      #c2c2d6
      ΔE = 2.722 / LRV ≈ 54.9%
    2. 7444
      #c2bad9
      ΔE = 3.206 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
  33. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Twinberry Blossom 247-3
      #bec9e0
      ΔE = 4.430 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
  34. Porter Paints

    1. Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.776 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
    2. Winsome Lilac / 343-4
      #c2b8cb
      ΔE = 4.684 / LRV ≈ 50.1%
  35. Devoe Paint

    1. Lilac Bouquet / 02RB 53/171
      #c2bbd3
      ΔE = 2.812 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. Roslyn's Blue / 49BB 51/186
      #aebdd6
      ΔE = 4.025 / LRV ≈ 50.2%
  36. Resene

    1. Fairytale B86-020-276
      #c6c4db
      ΔE = 2.923 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
    2. Blue Haze V80-016-286
      #bdbace
      ΔE = 2.937 / LRV ≈ 50.4%
  37. California Paints

    1. DE 5926 - Madder Blue
      #b5b6ce
      ΔE = 3.084 / LRV ≈ 47.7%
    2. DE 5954 - Soft Purple
      #c8bad4
      ΔE = 4.654 / LRV ≈ 52.2%
  38. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Agapanthus - 9066
      #bbc5de
      ΔE = 3.089 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
    2. Wisteria - 6822
      #bdb4d4
      ΔE = 4.456 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  39. Cloverdale Paint

    1. Violet Vista / 7226
      #bac3d8
      ΔE = 3.214 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
    2. Province / 7194
      #c0bfd0
      ΔE = 3.342 / LRV ≈ 53.0%
  40. Colortrend

    1. 1274
      #c1c7e0
      ΔE = 3.225 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. 1281
      #c1bace
      ΔE = 3.606 / LRV ≈ 50.9%
  41. Diamond Vogel

    1. Genevieve / 1274
      #c1c7e0
      ΔE = 3.225 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. Purple Purity / 1246
      #cbc7e0
      ΔE = 4.089 / LRV ≈ 58.9%
  42. Brillux

    1. 48.12.12
      #c8c1df
      ΔE = 3.313 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
    2. 45.12.12
      #ccbfd7
      ΔE = 4.717 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
  43. ICI Paints

    1. 4258 Lilac Bouquet 02RB 53/171
      #bab6d6
      ΔE = 3.366 / LRV ≈ 48.7%
    2. 4183 Dusky Lilac 48BB 56/162
      #aec1dc
      ΔE = 4.662 / LRV ≈ 52.3%
  44. Sto

    1. 34305
      #bfc5d9
      ΔE = 3.392 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
    2. 34205
      #c5c0d1
      ΔE = 3.960 / LRV ≈ 54.2%
  45. Focoltone

    1. 4057
      #c6bede
      ΔE = 3.405 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
    2. 4032
      #c6c3d5
      ΔE = 3.780 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  46. Behr

    1. Spacious Luxury PPOC-74
      #c0bcce
      ΔE = 3.415 / LRV ≈ 51.6%
    2. Grape escape PPKR-47
      #c4c7d8
      ΔE = 4.422 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
  47. Laura Ashley

    1. 1414 Water Hyacinth
      #b9c0d2
      ΔE = 3.461 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
    2. 44-20 Pretty Columbine
      #c7cadd
      ΔE = 4.860 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
  48. KILZ

    1. April Morning / B801
      #b8c5e3
      ΔE = 3.543 / LRV ≈ 55.7%
    2. Silver Falls / B791
      #bbc3d5
      ΔE = 3.811 / LRV ≈ 54.4%
  49. New Look

    1. Precious Orchid / F30-08
      #b3c1d9
      ΔE = 3.660 / LRV ≈ 52.7%
  50. Berger

    1. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 3.680 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
    2. Pick of the Patch / 7202
      #ccc8e2
      ΔE = 4.402 / LRV ≈ 59.6%
  51. Sico

    1. 6025-31 Lilac Impression
      #c8bedc
      ΔE = 3.693 / LRV ≈ 54.3%
    2. 6048-41 Violet Easter Egg
      #b8b1c9
      ΔE = 4.985 / LRV ≈ 45.9%
  52. Chrysler

    1. Gray
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 3.695 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  53. Ford

    1. Athenian Gray
      #b7c5e2
      ΔE = 3.695 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
    2. Gray
      #c0c5d4
      ΔE = 4.594 / LRV ≈ 55.9%
  54. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 1515-R80B
      #b5c1d6
      ΔE = 3.722 / LRV ≈ 52.8%
    2. S 1020-R70B
      #c4c8ea
      ΔE = 4.293 / LRV ≈ 59.0%
  55. Dulux Australia

    1. Pax / A417
      #c7c6da
      ΔE = 3.801 / LRV ≈ 57.6%
    2. Silver Sweetpea / A402
      #c4cae2
      ΔE = 4.280 / LRV ≈ 59.5%
  56. Kansai Paint

    1. Parasol
      #cac2d9
      ΔE = 3.817 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
    2. Opal Lilac
      #b9bbc7
      ΔE = 5.117 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  57. Pascol

    1. MilkyMauve PZ7090
      #bfb6d4
      ΔE = 3.864 / LRV ≈ 49.3%
  58. Homebase

    1. Amethyst
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  59. Johnstone's Paint

    1. Sweet Lavender
      #bdb6d7
      ΔE = 3.872 / LRV ≈ 49.2%
  60. Rodda Paint

    1. Teresa's True Color 7152
      #bbb4d0
      ΔE = 3.933 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
    2. Lavendor Lilac 7153
      #cec5dd
      ΔE = 4.688 / LRV ≈ 58.3%
  61. Albany Paint

    1. Bekebourne
      #c4c4d4
      ΔE = 4.136 / LRV ≈ 56.0%
    2. Blue Horizon
      #a9b9db
      ΔE = 4.909 / LRV ≈ 48.2%
  62. Ralph Lauren

    1. Chi / RLVM284
      #b8c4d8
      ΔE = 4.153 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Indian Sky / RLVM289
      #b5b7c6
      ΔE = 4.852 / LRV ≈ 47.8%
  63. Peintures MF

    1. CD346-2
      #adb6ce
      ΔE = 4.216 / LRV ≈ 46.8%
    2. CD362-2
      #b6b1c9
      ΔE = 4.838 / LRV ≈ 45.6%
  64. Flügger

    1. Klassicisme: Berlinerblå (No.14)
      #b6c6e1
      ΔE = 4.302 / LRV ≈ 55.8%
  65. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 6015
      #bac8e6
      ΔE = 4.340 / LRV ≈ 57.5%
    2. 6343
      #babdca
      ΔE = 4.685 / LRV ≈ 51.1%
  66. Duron

    1. Hyacinth Tint
      #c8cae3
      ΔE = 4.343 / LRV ≈ 60.1%
    2. Daydream
      #c9cadc
      ΔE = 5.113 / LRV ≈ 59.8%
  67. GM / General Motors

    1. Firemist Blue
      #abb9d3
      ΔE = 4.363 / LRV ≈ 48.1%
  68. Vista Paint

    1. Lilac Lake
      #bbb3d1
      ΔE = 4.401 / LRV ≈ 47.4%
    2. Favorite Things
      #b2b9ca
      ΔE = 4.496 / LRV ≈ 48.4%
  69. Toyo Ink

    1. CF10473
      #cdc5dc
      ΔE = 4.507 / LRV ≈ 58.1%
    2. CF10485
      #cabcd6
      ΔE = 4.669 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  70. Diamond Paint

    1. Sunrise
      #adbdd4
      ΔE = 4.599 / LRV ≈ 50.0%
  71. Crown Paint

    1. Platinum
      #cacae0
      ΔE = 4.686 / LRV ≈ 60.2%
  72. Sikkens

    1. U0.10.70
      #b0c0d5
      ΔE = 4.756 / LRV ≈ 51.7%
    2. T9.13.72
      #b4c6e0
      ΔE = 4.802 / LRV ≈ 55.5%
  73. Martha Stewart Living

    1. Lilac B15
      #b6c7df
      ΔE = 4.931 / LRV ≈ 56.1%
    2. Wisteria B13
      #b2c0d2
      ΔE = 4.964 / LRV ≈ 51.8%
  74. Tikkurila

    1. 4892
      #bfc2ce
      ΔE = 5.041 / LRV ≈ 54.1%
  75. Zoffany

    1. Porcelain
      #aec3e0
      ΔE = 5.095 / LRV ≈ 53.4%
  76. Designers Guild

    1. Lavender
      #c4c5ed
      ΔE = 5.146 / LRV ≈ 57.8%
  77. Dupont

    1. CAS698
      #cfc1dd
      ΔE = 5.154 / LRV ≈ 56.6%
    2. CAS690
      #cfc1db
      ΔE = 5.173 / LRV ≈ 56.5%

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#bcbed9 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bcbed9 foreground

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="color: #bcbed9">…</p>

#bcbed9 background

Every artist dips his brush in his own soul, and paints his own nature into his pictures.

Henry Ward Beecher
<p style="background-color: #bcbed9">…</p>

#bcbed9 shadow

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bcbed9">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12369625
Binary
10111100, 10111110, 11011001
Hexadecimal
#bcbed9
LRV
≈ 52.5%
Closest short hex
#bbd ΔE = 2.309
RGB
rgb(188, 190, 217)
RGBA
rgba(188, 190, 217, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.316, g: 0.319, b: 0.365
RYB
red: 73.725%, yellow: 74.459%, blue: 85.098%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4407591 / 0xffbcbed9
HSL
hsl(236, 28%, 79%)
HSLA
hsla(236, 28%, 79%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 236° (235.862), saturation: 13% (0.134), value: 85% (0.851)
HSP
hue: 235.862, saturation: 13.364%, perceived brightness: 75.562%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 263.178, S: 38.513, L: 77.595
Cubehelix
H: -126.447, S: 0.266, L: 0.754
TSL
T: -2.783, S: 0.030, L: 0.755
CMYK
cyan: 13% (0.134), magenta: 12% (0.124), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 15% (0.149)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.263), magenta: 25% (0.255), yellow: 15% (0.149)
XYZ
X: 51.674, Y: 52.528, Z: 73.049
xyY
x: 0.292, y: 0.296, Y: 52.528
CIELab
L: 77.595, a: 4.655, b: -13.713
CIELuv
L: 77.595, u: -2.632, v: -22.005
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.595, C: 14.482, H: 288.751
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.595, C: 22.162, H: 263.178
Hunter-Lab
L: 72.476, a: 0.435, b: -9.025
CIECAM02
J: 70.336, C: 18.527, h: 272.041, Q: 165.234, M: 16.201, s: 31.313, H: 317.549
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.145, jaune: -2.487, green: 0.007
LMS
L: 48.570, M: 53.253, S: 72.705
YCbCr
Y: 181.342, Cb: 140.149, Cr: 125.205
YCoCg
Y: 196.250, Cg: -6.250, Co: 39.750
YDbDr
Y: 192.480, Db: 36.891, Dr: 8.525
YPbPr
Y: 191.518, Pb: 13.730, Pr: -2.242
xvYCC
Y: 180.480, Cb: 140.061, Cr: 126.031
YIQ
Y: 192.480, I: -9.866, Q: 7.978
YUV
Y: 192.480, U: 12.068, V: -3.930
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/4 ΔE = 3.953
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 3.672

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