#bbbbe0 Color Information

#bbbbe0 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 #bbbbe0. In RGB, it consists of 73.3% Red, 73.3% Green, and 87.8% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 16.5% Cyan, 16.5% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 12.2% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 240.0°, with saturation of 37.4% and lightness of 80.6%. The decimal value for #bbbbe0 is 12303328, and its nearest "web safe" color is #cccccc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #bbbbe0 is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is cyan. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#bbbbe0 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color187, 187, 224 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color73.3%, 73.3%, 87.8% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.267, 0.267, 0.122 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.165, 0.165, 0, 0.122 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color240.0°, 37.4%, 80.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color240.0°, 16.5%, 87.8% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color51.718, 51.487, 77.733 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color187, 187, 224 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code12303328 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color76.973, 7.452, -18.451 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)76.973, 19.899, 291.994 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color76.973, -2.166, -30.053 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color71.755, 3.086, -14.002 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.286, 0.285, 51.487 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4290493408 / 0xffbbbbe0 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#cccccc Copy
Last Updated: July 11, 2024

Shades of #bbbbe0

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #bbbbe0, its pure hue is 240.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.4%, and its lightness is 80.6%. 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 9 different shades of #bbbbe0, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #17171c to #a4a4c4.

Tints of #bbbbe0

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #bbbbe0, its pure hue is 240.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.4%, and its lightness is 80.6%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #bbbbe0, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #c4c4e4 to #f7f7fb.

Tones of #bbbbe0

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #bbbbe0, its pure hue is 240.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 37.4%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #bbbbe0, which range from #cecece (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #9c9cff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #bbbbe0

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #bbbbe0! For #bbbbe0, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 4 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 3 unique colors including our original color, #bbbbe0. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #bbbbe0

This color, #bbbbe0, consists of 73.3% Red, 73.3% Green, and 87.8% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 187, Green = 187, Blue = 224. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #bbbbe0 is 16.5% Cyan, 16.5% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 12.2% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R73.3%
C16.5%
G73.3%
M16.5%
B87.8%
Y0.0%
K12.2%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 187 187 224
Octal 273 273 340
Hexa #bb #bb #e0
Binary 10111011 10111011 11100000
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 16 16 0 12
Octal 20 20 0 14
Hexa #10 #10 #00 #0c
Binary 00010000 00010000 00000000 00001100

Analogous Colors of #bbbbe0

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #bbbbe0 — which has hue 240.0° — its analogous colors are located at 210.0° and 270.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bbbbe0.

Triadic Colors of #bbbbe0

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 #bbbbe0 — which has hue 240.0° — its triadic colors are located at 120.0° and 360.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bbbbe0.

Complementary Color of #bbbbe0

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #bbbbe0 — which has hue 240.0° — its complementary color is located at 60.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bbbbe0.

Split Complementary Colors of #bbbbe0

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 #bbbbe0 — which has hue 240.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 30.0° and 240.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bbbbe0.

Tetradic Colors of #bbbbe0

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 #bbbbe0 — which has hue 240.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 150.0°, 240.0°, 330.0°, and 60.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bbbbe0.

Monochromatic Colors of #bbbbe0

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #bbbbe0, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #a7a7c3 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #d8d8f4 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #bbbbe0

We want to make getting started with #bbbbe0 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #bbbbe0 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #bbbbe0 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 #bbbbe0 with other HTML elements.

#bbbbe0 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #bbbbe0.
<span style="color: #bbbbe0;">The color of this text is #bbbbe0.</span>

#bbbbe0 Background Color

The background color for this text is #bbbbe0.
<div style="background-color: #bbbbe0; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #bbbbe0.</div>

#bbbbe0 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #bbbbe0.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #bbbbe0;">This color for the shadow of this text is #bbbbe0.</span>

#bbbbe0 Border Color

This is a div with border color #bbbbe0.
<div style="border: #bbbbe0 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #bbbbe0.</div>

#bbbbe0 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #bbbbe0 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #bbbbe0; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #bbbbe0 on a white background.</div></div>

#bbbbe0 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #bbbbe0 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #bbbbe0; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #bbbbe0 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #bbbbe0 to White

This is a gradient from #bbbbe0 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#bbbbe0,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#bbbbe0,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#bbbbe0,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#bbbbe0,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #bbbbe0 to white.</div>

Gradient from #bbbbe0 to Black

This is a gradient from #bbbbe0 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#bbbbe0,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#bbbbe0,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#bbbbe0,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#bbbbe0,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #bbbbe0 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #bbbbe0

In addition to using #bbbbe0 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 #bbbbe0 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #bbbbe0, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 187, Green = 187, Blue = 224). If you need details about the color coordinates of #bbbbe0 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 #bbbbe0
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(187, 187, 224)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #bbbbe0; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #bbbbe0; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #bbbbe0; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(187, 187, 224);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#bbbbe0")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:187, green:187, blue:224, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:187 green:187 blue:224 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(187f, 187f, 224f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(187, 187, 224);
 

#bbbbe0 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #bbbbe0 the same way. For those with color blindness, #bbbbe0 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #bbbbe0 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #bbbbe0 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 #bbbbe0 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 #bbbbe0 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 Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #bbbbe0 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 1.9:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text