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HEX BDC5DC - #BDC5DC, RGB(189,197,220) Color

Color Name: ~ Light Steel Blue
Hex Color Code: #BDC5DC
RGB Color Code: RGB(189, 197, 220)
CMYK Values *: 14.1%, 10.5%, 0.0%, 13.7%

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What color is BDC5DC?

The RGB color code for color number #BDC5DC is RGB(189, 197, 220). In the RGB color model, #BDC5DC has a red value of 189, a green value of 197, and a blue value of 220. The CMYK color model (also known as process color, used in color printing) comprises 14.1% cyan, 10.5% magenta, 0.0% yellow, and 13.7% key (black). The HSL color scale has a hue of 224.5° (degrees), 30.7 % saturation, and 80.2 % lightness. In the HSB/HSV color space, #BDC5DC has a hue of 224.5° (degrees), 14.1 % saturation and 86.3 % brightness/value.

Color Codes - Color Space Conversions

HEX #BDC5DC color codes / color number / color space conversions - RGBA, HSL, HSV/HSB, HYZ, CMY

RGBA - RGB(189, 197, 220)

Red 189 (74.1%)
Green 197 (77.3%)
Blue 220 (86.3%)
Alpha 1 (100.0%)


Hue 224.52°
Saturation 30.69 %.
Lightness 80.20 %.
LRV ~ 55.9 %
Munsell Color System 0.6PB 7.8/2.4
XYZ X : 53.87
Y : 55.92
Z : 75.66
YXY Y1 : 55.92
X : 0.29
Y2 : 0.3
CMY C : 25.88%
M : 22.75%
Y : 13.73%


Cyan 14.09 %.
Magenta 10.45 %.
Yellow 0.00 %.
Key 13.73 %.


Hue 224.52°
Saturation 14.09 %.
Brightness / Value 86.27 %.
CIE-Lab L : 79.57
A : 1.86
B : -12.38
CIE-Lch L : 79.57
C : 12.52
H : 278.53
CIE-Luv L : 79.57
U : -5.57
V : -19.49
Hunter-Lab L : 74.78
A : -2.27
B : -7.65

Color Names and Paint

Color Name of HEX #BDC5DC

Light Steel Blue
delta E(ΔE) - 4.61
Lavender Gray
delta E(ΔE) - 4.88
Pale Aqua
delta E(ΔE) - 7.08
Beau Blue
delta E(ΔE) - 8.05

Paint color for Hex #BDC5DC

Benjamin Moore

Sherwin Williams

PPG Paints


Color Combinations

#BDC5DC 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 ~ Light Steel Blue. 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.

#BDC5DC Opposite Color


#BDC5DC Tints and Shades

~ Light Steel Blue #bdc5dc Shades

~ Light Steel Blue #bdc5dc Tints

Color Images and Mockup

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#BDC5DC Color Images and Patterns

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