#bef7cf Color Information

#bef7cf 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 #bef7cf, and its official name is Smell the Mint. In RGB, it consists of 74.5% Red, 96.9% Green, and 81.2% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 23.1% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 16.2% Yellow, and 3.1% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 137.9°, with saturation of 78.1% and lightness of 85.7%. The decimal value for #bef7cf is 12515279, and its nearest "web safe" color is #ccffcc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #bef7cf is green. 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#bef7cf Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorSmell the Mint Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color190, 247, 207 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color74.5%, 96.9%, 81.2% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.255, 0.031, 0.188 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.231, 0, 0.162, 0.031 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color137.9°, 78.1%, 85.7% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color137.9°, 23.1%, 96.9% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color65.758, 81.974, 71.388 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color190, 234, 247 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code12515279 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color92.563, -25.722, 13.431 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)92.563, 29.017, 152.429 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color92.563, -28.387, 24.549 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color90.539, -28.800, 16.629 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.300, 0.374, 81.974 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4290705359 / 0xffbef7cf Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#ccffcc Copy
Last Updated: April 16, 2024

Shades of #bef7cf

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #bef7cf, its pure hue is 137.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 78.1%, and its lightness is 85.7%. 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 #bef7cf, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #181f1a to #a6d8b5.

Tints of #bef7cf

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #bef7cf, its pure hue is 137.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 78.1%, and its lightness is 85.7%. 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 #bef7cf, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #c6f8d5 to #f7fef9.

Tones of #bef7cf

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #bef7cf, its pure hue is 137.9° on the color wheel and its saturation is 78.1%, 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 #bef7cf, which range from #dbdbdb (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #b6ffcc (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #bef7cf

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #bef7cf! For #bef7cf, 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, #bef7cf. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #bef7cf

This color, #bef7cf, consists of 74.5% Red, 96.9% Green, and 81.2% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 190, Green = 247, Blue = 207. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #bef7cf is 23.1% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 16.2% Yellow, and 3.1% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R74.5%
C23.1%
G96.9%
M0.0%
B81.2%
Y16.2%
K3.1%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 190 247 207
Octal 276 367 317
Hexa #be #f7 #cf
Binary 10111110 11110111 11001111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 23 0 16 3
Octal 27 0 20 3
Hexa #17 #00 #10 #03
Binary 00010111 00000000 00010000 00000011

Analogous Colors of #bef7cf

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #bef7cf — which has hue 137.9° — its analogous colors are located at 107.9° and 167.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bef7cf.

Triadic Colors of #bef7cf

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 #bef7cf — which has hue 137.9° — its triadic colors are located at 17.9° and 257.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bef7cf.

Complementary Color of #bef7cf

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #bef7cf — which has hue 137.9° — its complementary color is located at 317.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bef7cf.

Split Complementary Colors of #bef7cf

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 #bef7cf — which has hue 137.9° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 137.9° and 347.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bef7cf.

Tetradic Colors of #bef7cf

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 #bef7cf — which has hue 137.9° — its tetradic colors are located at 47.9°, 137.9°, 227.9°, and 317.9° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bef7cf.

Monochromatic Colors of #bef7cf

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #bef7cf, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #a4edb9 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #ddfde6 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #bef7cf

We want to make getting started with #bef7cf on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #bef7cf into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #bef7cf 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 #bef7cf with other HTML elements.

#bef7cf Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #bef7cf.
<span style="color: #bef7cf;">The color of this text is #bef7cf.</span>

#bef7cf Background Color

The background color for this text is #bef7cf.
<div style="background-color: #bef7cf; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #bef7cf.</div>

#bef7cf Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #bef7cf.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #bef7cf;">This color for the shadow of this text is #bef7cf.</span>

#bef7cf Border Color

This is a div with border color #bef7cf.
<div style="border: #bef7cf 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #bef7cf.</div>

#bef7cf Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #bef7cf on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #bef7cf; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #bef7cf on a white background.</div></div>

#bef7cf Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #bef7cf on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #bef7cf; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #bef7cf on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #bef7cf to White

This is a gradient from #bef7cf to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#bef7cf,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#bef7cf,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#bef7cf,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#bef7cf,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #bef7cf to white.</div>

Gradient from #bef7cf to Black

This is a gradient from #bef7cf to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#bef7cf,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#bef7cf,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#bef7cf,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#bef7cf,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #bef7cf to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #bef7cf

In addition to using #bef7cf 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 #bef7cf in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #bef7cf, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 190, Green = 247, Blue = 207). If you need details about the color coordinates of #bef7cf 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 #bef7cf
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(190, 247, 207)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #bef7cf; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #bef7cf; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #bef7cf; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(190, 247, 207);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#bef7cf")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:190, green:247, blue:207, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:190 green:247 blue:207 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(190f, 247f, 207f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(190, 247, 207);
 

#bef7cf Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #bef7cf the same way. For those with color blindness, #bef7cf might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #bef7cf looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #bef7cf 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 #bef7cf 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 #bef7cf 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 #bef7cf 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
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
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