#bb1ec5 Color Information

#bb1ec5 Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #bb1ec5. In RGB, it consists of 73.3% Red, 11.8% Green, and 77.3% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 5.1% Cyan, 84.8% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 22.7% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 296.4°, with saturation of 73.6% and lightness of 44.5%. The decimal value for #bb1ec5 is 12263109, and its nearest "web safe" color is #cc33cc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #bb1ec5 is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is magenta. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#bb1ec5 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color187, 30, 197 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color73.3%, 11.8%, 77.3% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.267, 0.882, 0.227 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.051, 0.848, 0, 0.227 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color296.4°, 73.6%, 44.5% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color296.4°, 84.8%, 77.3% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color31.036, 15.525, 54.184 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color187, 30, 197 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code12263109 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color46.344, 75.580, -50.999 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)46.344, 91.177, 325.990 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color46.344, 56.189, -84.771 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color39.401, 71.650, -53.954 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.308, 0.154, 15.525 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4290453189 / 0xffbb1ec5 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#cc33cc Copy
Last Updated: December 5, 2022

Shades of #bb1ec5

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #bb1ec5, its pure hue is 296.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 73.6%, and its lightness is 44.5%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #bb1ec5, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0b020c to #b01cb9.

Tints of #bb1ec5

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #bb1ec5, its pure hue is 296.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 73.6%, and its lightness is 44.5%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #bb1ec5, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #bf2bc8 to #fbf2fc.

Tones of #bb1ec5

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #bb1ec5, its pure hue is 296.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 73.6%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #bb1ec5, which range from #727272 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #d500e3 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #bb1ec5

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #bb1ec5! For #bb1ec5, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #bb1ec5. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #bb1ec5

This color, #bb1ec5, consists of 73.3% Red, 11.8% Green, and 77.3% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 187, Green = 30, Blue = 197. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #bb1ec5 is 5.1% Cyan, 84.8% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 22.7% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R73.3%
C5.1%
G11.8%
M84.8%
B77.3%
Y0.0%
K22.7%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 187 30 197
Octal 273 36 305
Hexa #bb #1e #c5
Binary 10111011 00011110 11000101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 5 84 0 22
Octal 5 124 0 26
Hexa #05 #54 #00 #16
Binary 00000101 01010100 00000000 00010110

Analogous Colors of #bb1ec5

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #bb1ec5 — which has hue 296.4° — its analogous colors are located at 266.4° and 326.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bb1ec5.

Triadic Colors of #bb1ec5

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #bb1ec5 — which has hue 296.4° — its triadic colors are located at 56.4° and 296.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bb1ec5.

Complementary Color of #bb1ec5

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #bb1ec5 — which has hue 296.4° — its complementary color is located at 116.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bb1ec5.

Split Complementary Colors of #bb1ec5

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #bb1ec5 — which has hue 296.4° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 86.4° and 296.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bb1ec5.

Tetradic Colors of #bb1ec5

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #bb1ec5 — which has hue 296.4° — its tetradic colors are located at 206.4°, 296.4°, 26.4°, and 116.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bb1ec5.

Monochromatic Colors of #bb1ec5

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #bb1ec5, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #57175b — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #eb61f4 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #bb1ec5

We want to make getting started with #bb1ec5 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #bb1ec5 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #bb1ec5 can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #bb1ec5 with other HTML elements.

#bb1ec5 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #bb1ec5.
<span style="color: #bb1ec5;">The color of this text is #bb1ec5.</span>

#bb1ec5 Background Color

The background color for this text is #bb1ec5.
<div style="background-color: #bb1ec5; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #bb1ec5.</div>

#bb1ec5 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #bb1ec5.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #bb1ec5;">This color for the shadow of this text is #bb1ec5.</span>

#bb1ec5 Border Color

This is a div with border color #bb1ec5.
<div style="border: #bb1ec5 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #bb1ec5.</div>

#bb1ec5 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #bb1ec5 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #bb1ec5; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #bb1ec5 on a white background.</div></div>

#bb1ec5 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #bb1ec5 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #bb1ec5; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #bb1ec5 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #bb1ec5 to White

This is a gradient from #bb1ec5 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#bb1ec5,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#bb1ec5,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#bb1ec5,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#bb1ec5,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #bb1ec5 to white.</div>

Gradient from #bb1ec5 to Black

This is a gradient from #bb1ec5 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#bb1ec5,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#bb1ec5,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#bb1ec5,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#bb1ec5,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #bb1ec5 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #bb1ec5

In addition to using #bb1ec5 on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #bb1ec5 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #bb1ec5, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 187, Green = 30, Blue = 197). If you need details about the color coordinates of #bb1ec5 in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #bb1ec5
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(187, 30, 197)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #bb1ec5; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #bb1ec5; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #bb1ec5; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(187, 30, 197);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#bb1ec5")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:187, green:30, blue:197, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:187 green:30 blue:197 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(187f, 30f, 197f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(187, 30, 197);
 

#bb1ec5 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #bb1ec5 the same way. For those with color blindness, #bb1ec5 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #bb1ec5 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #bb1ec5 is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #bb1ec5 looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #bb1ec5 will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Recommended

We analyzed whether #bb1ec5 is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 5.1:1 against white. While there are some situations where this contrast is high enough to be considered accessible under the AA or AAA level standards, it is not high enough to be considered accessible in all cases. Details about the specific circumstances where #bb1ec5 would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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