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HEX BDBEB9 - #BDBEB9, RGB(189,190,185) Color

Color Name: ~ Medium Gray
Hex Color Code: #BDBEB9
RGB Color Code: RGB(189, 190, 185)
CMYK Values *: 0.5%, 0.0%, 2.6%, 25.5%

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What color is BDBEB9?

The RGB color code for color number #BDBEB9 is RGB(189, 190, 185). In the RGB color model, #BDBEB9 has a red value of 189, a green value of 190, and a blue value of 185. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 0.5% cyan, 0.0% magenta, 2.6% yellow, and 25.5% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 72° (degrees), 3.7 % saturation, and 73.5 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, #BDBEB9 has a hue of 72° (degrees), 2.6 % saturation and 74.5 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

HEX #BDBEB9 color codes / color number / color space conversions - RGBA, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(189, 190, 185)

Red 189 (74.1%)
Green 190 (74.5%)
Blue 185 (72.5%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Hue 72°
Saturation 3.70 %.
Lightness 73.53 %.
LRV ~ 51.1 %
Munsell Color System 6.3GY 7.5/0.6
XYZ X : 48.16
Y : 51.15
Z : 53.23
YXY Y1 : 51.15
X : 0.32
Y2 : 0.34
CMY C : 25.88%
M : 25.49%
Y : 27.45%


Cyan 0.53 %.
Magenta 0.00 %.
Yellow 2.63 %.
Key 25.49 %.


Hue 72°
Saturation 2.63 %.
Brightness / Value 74.51 %.
CIE-Lab L : 76.77
A : -1.26
B : 2.39
CIE-Lch L : 76.77
C : 2.7
H : 117.82
CIE-Luv L : 76.77
U : -0.29
V : 3.76
Hunter-Lab L : 71.52
A : -4.96
B : 5.93

Color Names and Paint

Color Name of HEX #BDBEB9

Medium Gray
delta E(ΔE) - 2.87
delta E(ΔE) - 2.94
Neon Silver
delta E(ΔE) - 4.66
Pastel Gray
delta E(ΔE) - 5.00

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Color Combinations

#BDBEB9 Color Palettes and Scheme Combination

Monochromatic Color Palette

Monochromatic colors belong to the same hue angle but different tints and shades. Monochromatic color palette can be generated by keeping the exact hue of the base color and then changing the saturation and lightness.

Analogous Color Palette

Analogous colors are a group of colors adjacent to each other on a color wheel. Group of these adjacent colors forms Analogous color scheme Palette. Analogous Palette can be generated by increasing or decreasing the hue value by 30 points.

Here is the Triadic and Tetradic Color Scheme of ~ Medium Gray. The triadic color palette has three colors separated by 120° in the RGB color wheel and tetradic colour scheme composed of two sets of complementary colors in a rectangular shape on the color wheel.

Triadic Color Scheme Palette

Tetradic Color Scheme Palette

Hexadic Color Palette

Hexadic color scheme palette is derived from drawing a hexagon on a color wheel. The palette contains three pairs of complementary colors, each colors are separated by a 120-degree hue angle.

Complementary Color Palette

Complementary or Dyadic color combination is composed using two colors opposite each other on the color wheel. Then the color Palette is be generated by changing the lightness/brightness of these two colors.

Split-Complementary Color Palette

Split-Complementary color combination contains three colors, a base color and secondary colors of complementary color.

#BDBEB9 Opposite Color


#BDBEB9 Tints and Shades

~ Medium Gray #bdbeb9 Shades

~ Medium Gray #bdbeb9 Tints

Color Images and Mockup

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#BDBEB9 Color Images and Patterns

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