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#bdbdea Hex Color Code

#bdbdea Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #bdbdea is a light shade of blue-magenta. In the RGB color model #bdbdea is comprised of 74.12% red, 74.12% green and 91.76% blue. In the HSL color space #bdbdea has a hue of 240° (degrees), 52% saturation and 83% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 464.2 nm.

Color Variations

Related Named Colors

Color Schemes

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

#bdbdea linear gradient to complementary #dde0c7

  1. #bdbdea
  2. #c3c3e4
  3. #c9c9df
  4. #ceced9
  5. #d3d4d3
  6. #d8dacd
  7. #dde0c7

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9898c4
  2. #a4a4d0
  3. #b0b1dd
  4. #bdbdea
  5. #cacaf7
  6. #d6d6ff
  7. #e3e3ff

Tones

  1. #bdbdea
  2. #c1c1e6
  3. #c5c4e2
  4. #c9c8df
  5. #ccccdb
  6. #d0cfd7
  7. #d3d3d3

Tints and Shades

#bdbdea to white

  1. #bdbdea
  2. #c8c8ee
  3. #d3d3f1
  4. #dedef5
  5. #e9e9f8
  6. #f4f4fc
  7. #ffffff

#bdbdea to black

  1. #bdbdea
  2. #9b9bbf
  3. #7a7a95
  4. #5a5a6e
  5. #3d3c49
  6. #212127
  7. #000000

Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Duron

    1. ★ Awesome Violet
      #babbe9
      ΔE = 0.845 / LRV ≈ 51.9%
  2. Clark+Kensington

    1. ★ Purpleicious / 39D-2
      #b8bbe6
      ΔE = 1.368 / LRV ≈ 51.4%
  3. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Violet Gems / 1377
      #c4c0e9
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. Larkspur Bud / 1186
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  4. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5940 - Violet Gems
      #c4c0e9
      ΔE = 1.894 / LRV ≈ 55.3%
    2. DE 5905 - Larkspur Bud
      #b7c0ea
      ΔE = 2.444 / LRV ≈ 53.7%
  5. Brillux

    1. ★ 51.15.12
      #bcbee4
      ΔE = 1.913 / LRV ≈ 53.1%
  6. Berger

    1. ★ Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  7. Vista Paint

    1. ★ Peak of Perfection
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Berry Blush
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  8. Scib Paints

    1. ★ Peak of Perfection / 7209
      #c0c0e6
      ΔE = 2.017 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Berry Blush / 7217
      #bbc0e6
      ΔE = 2.359 / LRV ≈ 54.0%
  9. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 7444 U
      #bcbde2
      ΔE = 2.115 / LRV ≈ 52.6%
    2. 2705 U
      #b9b6e9
      ΔE = 2.790 / LRV ≈ 49.7%
  10. Diamond Vogel

    1. ★ Pretty Posie / 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. Spoiled Rotten / 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  11. Colortrend

    1. ★ 1260
      #c0c0e5
      ΔE = 2.239 / LRV ≈ 54.6%
    2. 1268
      #bbc0e5
      ΔE = 2.572 / LRV ≈ 53.9%
  12. Plascon

    1. Water Dance B6-D2-3
      #b4b8e8
      ΔE = 2.347 / LRV ≈ 49.8%
    2. White Balloon B6-C2-3
      #bcc4f0
      ΔE = 2.773 / LRV ≈ 56.5%
  13. Kelly-Moore

    1. Peak of Perfection / KM3068-1
      #c0c1e5
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
    2. Petal Soft / KM3069-2
      #b4b7df
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 48.9%
  14. Porter Paints

    1. Lavender Sachet / 145-4
      #c0c1e5
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
    2. Purple Passion / 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  15. PPG Pittsburgh Paints

    1. Lavender Sachet 145-4
      #c0c1e5
      ΔE = 2.612 / LRV ≈ 55.0%
    2. Purple Passion 245-4
      #babbde
      ΔE = 2.819 / LRV ≈ 51.3%
  16. Sigma

    1. Mistic Purple / S 1040-R60B
      #b6b8ed
      ΔE = 2.721 / LRV ≈ 50.3%
  17. Caparol

    1. 85 7 288 / Ultram.violett Hell 30
      #c4bcf0
      ΔE = 2.723 / LRV ≈ 54.0%

#bdbdea HTML / CSS Code Examples

#bdbdea 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: #bdbdea">…</p>

#bdbdea background

Art is the stored honey of the human soul.

Theodore Dreiser
<p style="background-color: #bdbdea">…</p>

#bdbdea shadow

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.

Aristotle
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #bdbdea">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
12434922
Binary
10111101, 10111101, 11101010
Hexadecimal
#bdbdea
LRV
≈ 53.2%
Closest short hex
#bbe ΔE = 1.552
RGB
rgb(189, 189, 234)
RGBA
rgba(189, 189, 234, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.309, g: 0.309, b: 0.382
RYB
red: 0.741%, yellow: 0.741%, blue: 0.918%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4342294 / 0xffbdbdea
HSL
hsl(240, 52%, 83%)
HSLA
hsla(240, 52%, 83%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 240° (240.000), saturation: 19% (0.192), value: 92% (0.918)
HSP
hue: 240.000, saturation: 19.231%, perceived brightness: 76.336%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 265.873, S: 65.087, L: 77.966
Cubehelix
H: -123.058, S: 0.438, L: 0.761
TSL
T: -2.951, S: 0.047, L: 0.761
CMYK
cyan: 19% (0.192), magenta: 19% (0.192), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 8% (0.082)
CMY
cyan: 26% (0.259), magenta: 26% (0.259), yellow: 8% (0.082)
XYZ
X: 54.032, Y: 53.154, Z: 85.239
xyY
x: 0.281, y: 0.276, Y: 53.154
CIELab
L: 77.966, a: 9.172, b: -22.317
CIELuv
L: 77.966, u: -2.649, v: -36.704
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 77.966, C: 24.129, H: 292.342
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 77.966, C: 36.800, H: 265.873
Hunter-Lab
L: 72.907, a: 4.701, b: -18.284
CIECAM02
J: 70.789, C: 27.805, h: 276.267, Q: 165.765, M: 24.315, s: 38.299, H: 319.911
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.187, jaune: -3.990, green: -0.340
LMS
L: 48.586, M: 52.732, S: 84.709
YCbCr
Y: 182.761, Cb: 147.755, Cr: 124.805
YCgCo
Y: 200.250, Cg: -11.250, Co: 36.000
YDbDr
Y: 194.130, Db: 59.985, Dr: 9.765
YPbPr
Y: 192.240, Pb: 22.500, Pr: -2.070
xvYCC
Y: 181.100, Cb: 147.765, Cr: 126.182
YIQ
Y: 194.130, I: -14.457, Q: 14.001
YUV
Y: 194.130, U: 19.622, V: -4.500
Munsell Color System
10PB 7/8 ΔE = 4.696
Brand Color
Heroku (light) ΔE = 4.534

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