Faux-Lavender blue (#bcd1fb) color information

#bcd1fb is the hex color code that is close to the color named "Lavender blue" because of their close resemblance. The color is categorized as "very light gray". When people spot this color, Lavender blue (#bcd1fb), in brand logos, they may think of some of these attributes: being transparent, modern or futuristic, sincere, technology, and middle-ground. Consider using a different color if you're in the market for food and restaurants.

#bcd1fb Breakdown

#bcd1fb is made up of (188, 209, 251) in RGB colorspace and (25.10, 16.73, 0.00, 1.57) in CMYK colorspace. Its decimal value is 12374523 and the closest web-safe color code to it is #ccccff. Black should be used ontop of #bcd1fb to ensure the best legibility.

Here's a color conversion chart. It contains technical information about the hex color #bcd1fb. If you're a programmer, view the code snippets section for prepared language syntax.

hex #bcd1fb luma #207.26
Websafe hex #ccccff Black/white pairing Black
rgb rgb(188, 209, 251) Adobe RGB (194.00, 207.00, 248.00)
rgb percent (%) rgb(74%, 82%, 98%) Closest named color Lavender blue
rgba rgba(188.0, 209.0, 251.0, 1.0) Hunter-Lab (79.37, 2.56, -23.58)
cmyk cmyk(25.10, 16.73, 0.00, 1.57) CIE-L*ab (83.44, 2.66, -22.30)
hsv hsv(220.00, 85.71, 86.00) CIE-L*Ch(ab) (83.44, 22.46, 276.80)
hsb hsb(220.00, 24.49, 98.00) CIE-L*uv (83.44, -11.48, -36.00)
RGB COMPOSITION
CMYK Composition

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Compliments of #Faux-Lavender blue (#bcd1fb)

There are two colors that make up the Complimentary color scheme. Opposites of one another in the color spectrum, one color is referred to as the "base" #bcd1fb while the second is the "compliment" #f9e5bc.

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

Split Compliments of #Faux-Lavender blue (#bcd1fb)

There are three colors that make up the Split Complimentary color scheme. The base color #bcd1fb is paired with the two colors on either side of the compliment color #f9e5bc.

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

Triadic Colors of Faux-Lavender blue (#bcd1fb)

There are three colors that make up the Triadic color scheme. A color wheel would show all three of these spaced evenly (120°) apart.

This color scheme tends to produce colors that are quite vibrant, regardless of saturation.

Tetradic Colors of Faux-Lavender blue (#bcd1fb)

Fours colors make up the Tetradic color scheme. All four colors are spaced evenly (90°) apart when visualized on a color wheel.

Find balance between the warm and cold colors if you desire to use the Tetradic color scheme in your design.

Analagous Colors of Faux-Lavender blue (#bcd1fb)

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.

Analagous colors often appear in nature. If you're designing with the outdoors in mind, keep this color harmony at your disposal.

Faux-Lavender blue (#bcd1fb)'s Lighter shades

Lighter shades of #bcd1fb can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.

Darker shades of #bcd1fb

When you combine pure black with this color, #bcd1fb, darker shades are produced.

Faux-Lavender blue (#bcd1fb)'s Tones

Tones are produced by blending #bcd1fb with gray

#bcd1fb in gradients

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 #bcd1fb as the base color. The secondary colors come from the section above.

#bcd1fb → #f9e5bc
#bcd1fb → #d0defc
#bcd1fb → #000000
#bcd1fb → #c6bcf9
#bcd1fb → #707d96
#bcd1fb → #bceff9

How #bcd1fb looks in different atmospheres

Seeing #bcd1fb 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 #bcd1fb could potentially look inside each of them, given perfect conditions.

#bcd1fb popular variants and Interior/Exterior House Paints

Colors that have names have reached a point of status where they're more than just a hex code: they're real-world associated.

#bcd1fbmight 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.

Named colors and Paints furthest from Faux-Lavender blue (#bcd1fb)

Looking for something completely different? Try a well-documented complimentary color. The named colors below have been calculated to be the furthest colors from#bcd1fb. Click on the colors to explore their unique information.

#bcd1fb in programming

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.

Language Syntax
HTML, CSS #bcd1fb
Java new Color(188, 209, 251);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 188, 209, 251);
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:188 green:209 blue:251 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(188f, 209f, 251f);
Swift UIColor(red:188, green:209, blue:251, alpha:1.00000)
GameMaker Language (GML) $fbd1bc
Python Color('#bcd1fb')

Base Conversions of hex color #bcd1fb

This useful chart contains technical information about the hexadecimal color #bcd1fb. For example, the direct decimal conversion is 12374523 while the individual RGB conversions are: 188, 209, 251.

Red Green Blue
Binary 10111100 11010001 11111011
Hex bc d1 fb
Octal 274 321 373
Decimal 188 209 251

#bcd1fb Icons

If you're considering using #bcd1fb in a logo or design, you can quickly reference below to see how various symbols, icons, and emblems look.

Color Faux-Lavender blue (#bcd1fb) on different backgrounds

We learned earlier that Black-colored text should be used on a #bcd1fb colored background for best readability. But, you can be the judge of that by looking at the examples below. Accessibility is an important aspect of (web) design that is many a developer's afterthought.

To learn more about accessible colors, read Google's article covering best practices and principals.

This text is hex color #bcd1fb on a solid black (#000000) background.
This text is hex color #bcd1fb on a solid white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a solid hex color #bcd1fb background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a solid hex color #bcd1fb background.
This text is hex color #bcd1fb on a striped black (#000000) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is hex color #bcd1fb on a striped gray (#808080) and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid black (#000000) on a striped hex color #bcd1fb and white (#ffffff) background.
This text is solid white (#ffffff) on a striped hex color #bcd1fb and white (#ffffff) background.