#bdf8a3 Color Information

#bdf8a3 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 #bdf8a3, and its official name is Reindeer Moss. In RGB, it consists of 74.1% Red, 97.3% Green, and 63.9% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 23.8% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 34.3% Yellow, and 2.7% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 101.6°, with saturation of 85.9% and lightness of 80.6%. The decimal value for #bdf8a3 is 12449955, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ccff99. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #bdf8a3 is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is yellow. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#bdf8a3 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorReindeer Moss Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color189, 248, 163 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color74.1%, 97.3%, 63.9% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.259, 0.027, 0.361 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.238, 0, 0.343, 0.027 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color101.6°, 85.9%, 80.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color101.6°, 34.3%, 97.3% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color61.164, 80.598, 46.984 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color163, 248, 222 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code12449955 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color91.953, -33.637, 34.992 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)91.953, 48.538, 133.869 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color91.953, -29.235, 54.657 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color89.776, -35.497, 31.815 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.324, 0.427, 80.598 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4290640035 / 0xffbdf8a3 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ccff99 Copy
Last Updated: April 16, 2024

Shades of #bdf8a3

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #bdf8a3, its pure hue is 101.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 85.9%, 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 #bdf8a3, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #181f14 to #a5d98f.

Tints of #bdf8a3

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #bdf8a3, its pure hue is 101.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 85.9%, 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 #bdf8a3, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #c5f9af to #f7fef4.

Tones of #bdf8a3

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #bdf8a3, its pure hue is 101.6° on the color wheel and its saturation is 85.9%, 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 #bdf8a3, which range from #cecece (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #baff9c (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #bdf8a3

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #bdf8a3! For #bdf8a3, 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, #bdf8a3. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #bdf8a3

This color, #bdf8a3, consists of 74.1% Red, 97.3% Green, and 63.9% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 189, Green = 248, Blue = 163. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #bdf8a3 is 23.8% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 34.3% Yellow, and 2.7% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R74.1%
C23.8%
G97.3%
M0.0%
B63.9%
Y34.3%
K2.7%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 189 248 163
Octal 275 370 243
Hexa #bd #f8 #a3
Binary 10111101 11111000 10100011
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 23 0 34 2
Octal 27 0 42 2
Hexa #17 #00 #22 #02
Binary 00010111 00000000 00100010 00000010

Analogous Colors of #bdf8a3

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #bdf8a3 — which has hue 101.6° — its analogous colors are located at 71.6° and 131.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bdf8a3.

Triadic Colors of #bdf8a3

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 #bdf8a3 — which has hue 101.6° — its triadic colors are located at 101.6° and 341.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bdf8a3.

Complementary Color of #bdf8a3

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #bdf8a3 — which has hue 101.6° — its complementary color is located at 281.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bdf8a3.

Split Complementary Colors of #bdf8a3

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 #bdf8a3 — which has hue 101.6° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 101.6° and 311.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bdf8a3.

Tetradic Colors of #bdf8a3

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 #bdf8a3 — which has hue 101.6° — its tetradic colors are located at 11.6°, 101.6°, 191.6°, and 281.6° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bdf8a3.

Monochromatic Colors of #bdf8a3

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #bdf8a3, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #9eef7a — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #ddfdcf (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #bdf8a3

We want to make getting started with #bdf8a3 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #bdf8a3 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #bdf8a3 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 #bdf8a3 with other HTML elements.

#bdf8a3 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #bdf8a3.
<span style="color: #bdf8a3;">The color of this text is #bdf8a3.</span>

#bdf8a3 Background Color

The background color for this text is #bdf8a3.
<div style="background-color: #bdf8a3; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #bdf8a3.</div>

#bdf8a3 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #bdf8a3.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #bdf8a3;">This color for the shadow of this text is #bdf8a3.</span>

#bdf8a3 Border Color

This is a div with border color #bdf8a3.
<div style="border: #bdf8a3 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #bdf8a3.</div>

#bdf8a3 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #bdf8a3 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #bdf8a3; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #bdf8a3 on a white background.</div></div>

#bdf8a3 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #bdf8a3 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #bdf8a3; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #bdf8a3 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #bdf8a3 to White

This is a gradient from #bdf8a3 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#bdf8a3,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#bdf8a3,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#bdf8a3,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#bdf8a3,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #bdf8a3 to white.</div>

Gradient from #bdf8a3 to Black

This is a gradient from #bdf8a3 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#bdf8a3,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#bdf8a3,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#bdf8a3,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#bdf8a3,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #bdf8a3 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #bdf8a3

In addition to using #bdf8a3 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 #bdf8a3 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #bdf8a3, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 189, Green = 248, Blue = 163). If you need details about the color coordinates of #bdf8a3 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 #bdf8a3
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(189, 248, 163)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #bdf8a3; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #bdf8a3; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #bdf8a3; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(189, 248, 163);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#bdf8a3")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:189, green:248, blue:163, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:189 green:248 blue:163 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(189f, 248f, 163f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(189, 248, 163);
 

#bdf8a3 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #bdf8a3 the same way. For those with color blindness, #bdf8a3 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #bdf8a3 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #bdf8a3 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 #bdf8a3 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 #bdf8a3 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 #bdf8a3 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 1.2:1 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
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