Converting Colors

Conversions

FormatColor
HSL301°, 46%, 52%
CIELCh51, 70.061, 327.680
Yxy19.4481, 0.3203, 0.1929
Android (android.graphics.Color)4290530491 (0xFFBC4CBB)
YUV122.1420, 31.9750, 57.7575

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Details

The Hex color BC4CBB is a dark color, and the websafe version is hex CC66CC. A complement of this color would be 4CBC4D, and the grayscale version is 7A7A7A.

A 20% lighter version of the original color is F783F4, and 840885 is the 20% darker color. If you saturate the color by 10%, you get BC39BB, and if you desaturate by 10%, it is BC5FBB.

Distribution

74%30%73%Red, Green, Blue74%30%73%Red, Yellow, Blue0%60%1%26%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black26%70%27%Cyan, Magenta, Yellow

Brightness Gradient

These gradients show how the Hex color BC4CBB changes by changing the brightness by 10 percent. The first row shows a shift by +10% for each color and the second row -10%.

BC4CBBD968D7F783F4FF9FFFFFBBFFFFD8FFFFF6FFFFFFFF
BC4CBBA02FA084088568006C4D005335003B17002500000C000000

Saturation Gradient

Similar to the brightness gradients but the following show a change of the Hex color BC4CBB by changing the saturation by 10% instead.

BC4CBBBC39BBBC26BBBC14BABC01BABC00BA
BC4CBBBC5FBBBC72BBBC84BCBC97BCBCAABCBCBDBCBCD0BCBCE2BCBCF5BD

Harmonies

Analogous

The analogous color harmony consists of three colors that are next to each other on the color wheel.

Triad

The triadic color harmony groups three colors that are evenly spaced from another and form a triangle on the color wheel.

Complementary

The complementary color scheme is a pair of colors which are on the opposite of each other on the color wheel.

Split Complementary

Split-complementary colors differ from the complementary color scheme. The scheme consists of three colors, the original color and two neighbors of the complement color.

Square

The square scheme is like the rectangle color scheme, but the four colors are evenly spaced on the color wheel.

Rectangle

The rectangle color scheme consists of four colors that form a rectangle on the color wheel.

Sweetspot

The sweet spot groups the original color and five complimentary colors.

BC4CBBF5C9F44C4CBC7A5F7AFAFAFA7A7A7A

SVG Images

A selection of SVG images using the hex version #BC4CBB of the current color.

#BC4CBB

Previews

White Background

This preview shows how the Hex color BC4CBB looks on a white background. The color contrast ratio for these colors is 4.29, which passes the AA level for large text above 18pt. Details can be found at https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/.

Black Background

This preview shows how the Hex color BC4CBB looks on a black background. The color contrast ratio for these colors is 4.89, which passes the AA level of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 for any text size and the AAA level for large text above 18pt. Details can be found at https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG20/.

Hex BC4CBB Background

This preview shows how black text looks on a background with the Hex color BC4CBB.

This preview shows how white text looks on a background with the Hex color BC4CBB.


CSS Examples

The CSS property to change the color of the text to Hex BC4CBB is called "color". The color property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .text, #text, p{ color:#BC4CBB }.

This example shows how text in the color #BC4CBB looks like.

If you want to add a text shadow in that color use .shadow{ text-shadow: 4px 4px 2px #BC4CBB }.

Here you see how black text with a 4 pixel #BC4CBB colored shadow looks like.

Border

This example shows the color as border, it can be applied via the CSS property "border" or "border-color".

The CSS property to change the border of an element to Hex BC4CBB is called "border". The border property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .border, #border, table{ border:4px solid #BC4CBB }.

If only the border color should be changed .border{ border-color:#BC4CBB } can be used.

Here you see how a box with a 4 pixel #BC4CBB colored shadow looks like.

If you want to add a box shadow in that color use .boxshadow{ -moz-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #BC4CBB; -webkit-box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #BC4CBB; box-shadow:4px 4px 4px 4px #BC4CBB }.

Background

The CSS property to change the background color of an element to Hex BC4CBB is called "background". The background property can be set on classes, ids or directly on the HTML element .background, #background, body{ background:#BC4CBB }.

If only the background color should be changed .background{ background-color:#BC4CBB } can be used.

This example shows the color as background, it is applied via the CSS property "background".

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About Converting Colors

Converting Colors allows you to convert between 15 different color formats (hex, rgb, rgb percent, cmy, cmyk, hsv, hsl, cielab, cielch, xyz, yxy, ryb, android, decimal, yuv).

To convert, paste a string in one of these color formats, for example, "BC4CBB", into the input field and click on convert. The result will be in the section Color Conversions, and the following sections will provide you with further details on the color.

Some color formats use the same notation, and the conversion will guess the composition of the search query. As an example, if you try to convert the string "301°, 60%, 74%" it could be an HSV or HSL color, the conversion will assume HSL in this case.

As this could lead to wrong conversions, you can define which format you are passing by wrapping your color string in brackets with the format in front. The search string "HSV(301°, 60%, 74%)" will give you the correct HSV color as there is no need to guess the format. Other examples would be "CIELAB(51.21, 59.21, -37.46)", "CIELCH(51, 70.061, 327.680)", "YXY(19.4481, 0.3203, 0.1929)" and "CMYK(0.00, 0.60, 0.01, 0.26)".

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