#bfc0bc Color Information

#bfc0bc 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 #bfc0bc. In RGB, it consists of 74.9% Red, 75.3% Green, and 73.7% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0.5% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 2.1% Yellow, and 24.7% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 75.0°, with saturation of 3.1% and lightness of 74.5%. The decimal value for #bfc0bc is 12566716, and its nearest "web safe" color is #cccccc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #bfc0bc is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#bfc0bc Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color191, 192, 188 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color74.9%, 75.3%, 73.7% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.251, 0.247, 0.263 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.005, 0, 0.021, 0.247 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color75.0°, 3.1%, 74.5% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color75.0°, 2.1%, 75.3% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color49.413, 52.407, 55.088 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color188, 192, 189 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code12566716 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color77.523, -1.077, 1.881 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)77.523, 2.168, 119.797 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color77.523, -0.345, 2.980 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color72.392, -4.848, 5.557 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.315, 0.334, 52.407 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4290756796 / 0xffbfc0bc Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#cccccc Copy
Last Updated: May 24, 2024

Shades of #bfc0bc

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #bfc0bc, its pure hue is 75.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 3.1%, and its lightness is 74.5%. 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 9 different shades of #bfc0bc, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #181818 to #a7a8a5.

Tints of #bfc0bc

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #bfc0bc, its pure hue is 75.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 3.1%, and its lightness is 74.5%. 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 #bfc0bc, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #c7c8c4 to #f7f7f7.

Tones of #bfc0bc

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #bfc0bc, its pure hue is 75.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 3.1%, 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 #bfc0bc, which range from #bebebe (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #dfff7d (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #bfc0bc

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #bfc0bc! For #bfc0bc, 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, #bfc0bc. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #bfc0bc

This color, #bfc0bc, consists of 74.9% Red, 75.3% Green, and 73.7% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 191, Green = 192, Blue = 188. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #bfc0bc is 0.5% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 2.1% Yellow, and 24.7% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R74.9%
C0.5%
G75.3%
M0.0%
B73.7%
Y2.1%
K24.7%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 191 192 188
Octal 277 300 274
Hexa #bf #c0 #bc
Binary 10111111 11000000 10111100
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 0 2 24
Octal 0 0 2 30
Hexa #00 #00 #02 #18
Binary 00000000 00000000 00000010 00011000

Analogous Colors of #bfc0bc

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #bfc0bc — which has hue 75.0° — its analogous colors are located at 45.0° and 105.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bfc0bc.

Triadic Colors of #bfc0bc

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 #bfc0bc — which has hue 75.0° — its triadic colors are located at 75.0° and 315.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bfc0bc.

Complementary Color of #bfc0bc

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #bfc0bc — which has hue 75.0° — its complementary color is located at 255.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bfc0bc.

Split Complementary Colors of #bfc0bc

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 #bfc0bc — which has hue 75.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 75.0° and 285.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bfc0bc.

Tetradic Colors of #bfc0bc

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 #bfc0bc — which has hue 75.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 345.0°, 75.0°, 165.0°, and 255.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #bfc0bc.

Monochromatic Colors of #bfc0bc

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #bfc0bc, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #9e9f9c — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #dfe0dd (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #bfc0bc

We want to make getting started with #bfc0bc on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #bfc0bc into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #bfc0bc 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 #bfc0bc with other HTML elements.

#bfc0bc Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #bfc0bc.
<span style="color: #bfc0bc;">The color of this text is #bfc0bc.</span>

#bfc0bc Background Color

The background color for this text is #bfc0bc.
<div style="background-color: #bfc0bc; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #bfc0bc.</div>

#bfc0bc Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #bfc0bc.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #bfc0bc;">This color for the shadow of this text is #bfc0bc.</span>

#bfc0bc Border Color

This is a div with border color #bfc0bc.
<div style="border: #bfc0bc 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #bfc0bc.</div>

#bfc0bc Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #bfc0bc on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #bfc0bc; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #bfc0bc on a white background.</div></div>

#bfc0bc Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #bfc0bc on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #bfc0bc; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #bfc0bc on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #bfc0bc to White

This is a gradient from #bfc0bc to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#bfc0bc,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#bfc0bc,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#bfc0bc,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#bfc0bc,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #bfc0bc to white.</div>

Gradient from #bfc0bc to Black

This is a gradient from #bfc0bc to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#bfc0bc,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#bfc0bc,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#bfc0bc,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#bfc0bc,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #bfc0bc to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #bfc0bc

In addition to using #bfc0bc 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 #bfc0bc in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #bfc0bc, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 191, Green = 192, Blue = 188). If you need details about the color coordinates of #bfc0bc 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 #bfc0bc
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(191, 192, 188)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #bfc0bc; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #bfc0bc; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #bfc0bc; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(191, 192, 188);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#bfc0bc")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:191, green:192, blue:188, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:191 green:192 blue:188 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(191f, 192f, 188f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(191, 192, 188);
 

#bfc0bc Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #bfc0bc the same way. For those with color blindness, #bfc0bc might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #bfc0bc looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #bfc0bc 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 #bfc0bc 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 #bfc0bc 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 #bfc0bc 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 1.8:1 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