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A comprehensive guide to hex color #bc00eb

About hex color #bc00eb - near-Vivid mulberry

Hex color #bc00eb should not to be confused with "Vivid mulberry". It's categorized as "purple". When humans think of purple in marketing, they may think of some of the following attributes: signs of royalty, calming down and soothing, their spiritual life, slight femininity, and health care. This color isn't popular for energy.

In RGB colorspace, the hexadecimal color #bc00eb is created using 73.7% red, 0% green, and 92.2% blue. In CMYK colorspace, you can make the color using 20% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow, and 7.8% black.
 

RGB Composition
   
73.7%
 
0%
 
92.2%
   
    R   G   B    
CMYK Composition
 
20%
 
100%
 
0%
7.8%
 
  C   M   Y   K  

#bc00eb is made up of R: 188, G: 0, B: 235 in RGB colorspace and C: 20, M:100, Y:0, K:7.84 in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12321003 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #cc00ff. Its closest named color is "Vivid mulberry". White should be used ontop of #bc00eb to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #bc00eb. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #bc00eb
Websafe hex #cc00ff
rgb 188, 0, 235
rgb percent (%) 73.44%, 0%, 91.8%
rgba R: 188, G: 0, B: 235, A: 1.0
CMYK C: 20, M:100, Y:0, K:7.84
hsv 288, 100, 46.08
hsb 288, 100, 92.16
luma 82.767
Black or white text? #ffffff
Adobe RGB 160, 0, 230
Closest named color Vivid mulberry
Hunter-Lab 40.85, 88.21, -93.08
CIE-L*ab 47.87, 85.59, -70.31
CIE-L*Ch(ab) 47.87, 110.76, 320.6
CIE-L*uv 47.87, 46.03, -113.69°

Some colors work better together. Here, you'll find color harmonies and schemes specific to the hex color #bc00eb. These color palettes have been mathematically proven to pair well in designs.
 

Complimentary

The Complimentary color scheme is made up of two colors. These two colors are opposite one another in the color spectrum. The first color is called the "base" #bc00eb and the second color is called the "compliment" #2feb00.

Design Tip: It's not a good idea to use one of these colors for text and the other for the background.

#2feb00
#bc00eb

Split Complimentary

The Split Complimentary color scheme is made up of three colors. The base color #bc00eb is paired with the two colors to the left and the right of compliment color #2feb00.

Design Tip: The Split Complimentary color scheme offers most of the contrast of the Complimentary Color scheme but without being as intense.

#00eb46
#bc00eb
#a4eb00

Triadic

The Triadic color scheme is made up of three colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all three colors are spaced evenly (120°) apart.

Design Tip: Use this color scheme carefully and spend time balancing where and when each color is used.

#00ebbc
#bc00eb
#ebbc00

Tetradic

The Tetradic color scheme is made up of four colors. When viewed on a color wheel, all four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart.

Design Tip: To successfuly incorpoate Tetradic colors in your designs, you'll need to plan carefully.

#002feb
#2feb00
#ebbc00
#bc00eb

Analagous

The Analagous color scheme is made up of three colors. The three colors sit next to one another on the color wheel. The palette is made in similar fashion to how the Split Complimentary palette is made. However, the two secondary colors are adjacent to the base, not the compliment.

Design Tip: This color scheme typically doesn't produce tension as all three colors tend to be either warm or cold.

#4600eb
#bc00eb
#eb00a4

When designing or marketing products, especially on a worldwide platform like Amazon, color is important. This section contains links to Amazon products that have some relation to one of the attributes of the color #bc00eb: "slight femininity".
 

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Seeing darker, lighter, and tinted variations of the hex color #bc00eb can help you with your creative processes. Remember, you can click on a color to be taken to its own page full of unique color information.
 

Darker shades

Darker shades are produced by blending #bc00eb with black #000000.

#25002f
#380046
#4b005e
#5e0075
#70008d
#8300a4
#9600bc
#a900d3

Lighter shades

Lighter shades are produced by blending #bc00eb with white #FFFFFF.

#c933ef
#d04cf1
#d666f3
#dd7ff5
#e499f7
#eab2f9
#f1ccfb
#f8e5fd

Tones

Tones are produced by blending #bc00eb with gray #808080.

#8c6695
#9259a0
#984caa
#9e40b5
#a433c0
#aa26ca
#b019d5
#b60ce0

A color gradient may also be known as color progression or a color ramp. A gradient is the gradual transition of one color into another. This section showcases gradients featuring #bc00eb as the base color. The secondary colors come from the Color Harmonies section above.

Below each gradient is the CSS color code that was used to create it. You can copy and paste it so it can be used in designs of your own.

For more information on how to apply gradients, visit the w3schools.com page on CSS gradients.

Seeing #bc00eb on a computer or phone screen is much different than how it may appear in the real world. Shown here are 20 different environment types and how #bc00eb could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions. For example, #bc00eb appears as #b603f5 when in old direct sunlight at noon and as #ab12ff when in cool fluorescent.

Incandescent/tungsten
Old direct sunlight at noon
Old daylight
ICC profile PCS
Mid-morning daylight
Daylight, sRGB, Adobe-RGB
North sky daylight
Equal energy
Daylight Fluorescent
Cool fluorescent
White Fluorescent
Warm White Fluorescent
Daylight Fluorescent
Lite White Fluorescent
Daylight fluorescent, D65 simulator
Sylvania F40, D50 simulator
Cool White Fluorescent
Ultralume 50, Philips TL85
Ultralume 40, Philips TL84
Ultralume 30, Philips TL83
Data used in calculating these colors comes courtesy of Easy RGB.

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated. View a list of all 1,500+ named colors.

Closest named colors to #bc00eb

#bc00eb might be precisely the color you're looking for. But, the colors below are a close match. What's better is that they're named colors, meaning chances are there's more information about them. If you feel like taking a slight deviation in hue, click a color below to learn about why it's so unique.

Vivid mulberry
Electric purple
Vivid orchid
Deep magenta
Vivid violet
Phlox
Psychedelic purple
Purple (X11)

Furthest named colors to #bc00eb

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from #bc00eb. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

Electric green
Green (Color Wheel) (X11 green)
Lime (web) (X11 green)
Harlequin
Chlorophyll green
Neon green
Green slime
Bright green

Colors are important to brands and the messages they convey. Brand recognition and colors go hand-in-hand. Knowing what brands are using #bc00eb, or a color similar, can help you in determining whether the color is appropriate to your design.

Brand data comes courtesy of Brand Colors. Brands linked may not be suitable for all ages and in no way affiliated with 2020 Colors.

Here you can easily copy-and-paste formatted color code for use with your favorite programming/markup languages like HTML/CSS, Java, Objective-C, and GameMaker Language.

HTML, CSS #bc00eb
Java new Color(188, 0, 235)
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 188, 0, 235);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:0.7373 green:0 blue:0.9216 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(0.7373f, 0f, 0.9216f);
Swift UIColor(red:0.7373, green:0, blue:0.9216, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $EB00BC
Python Color('#bc00eb')

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #bc00eb. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12321003 while the individual RGB conversions are: 188, 0, 235.

BaseRedGreenBlue
Binary101111000000000011101011
Hexbc00eb
Octal2740353
Decimal1880235

If you're considering using #bc00eb in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Icons courtesy of Font Awesome.

We learned earlier that White-colored text should be used on a #bc00eb colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below.

This text is hex color #bc00eb on a solid black (#000000) background.

This text is hex color #bc00eb on a solid white (#ffffff) background.

This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #bc00eb background.

This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #bc00eb background.

This text is hex color #bc00eb on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.

This text is hex color #bc00eb on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.

This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #bc00eb and white (#ffffff) background.

This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #bc00eb and white (#ffffff) background.

Patterns courtesy of Hero Patterns.

If you're a web developer, you might find it useful to see elements like buttons and check boxes in the color #bc00eb.

Buttons

The HTML and CSS used to create these elements comes from w3schools.com.
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