#b179e8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b179e8 is composed of 69.4% red, 47.5% green and 91% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 23.7% cyan, 47.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 270.3 degrees, a saturation of 70.7% and a lightness of 69.2%. #b179e8 color hex could be obtained by blending #fff2ff with #6300d1. Closest websafe color is: #9966ff.

    • R 69
    • G 47
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 24
    • M 48
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#b179e8 color description : Soft violet.

#b179e8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b179e8 has RGB values of R:177, G:121, B:232 and CMYK values of C:0.24, M:0.48, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 11631080.

Hex triplet b179e8 #b179e8
RGB Decimal 177, 121, 232 rgb(177,121,232)
RGB Percent 69.4, 47.5, 91 rgb(69.4%,47.5%,91%)
CMYK 24, 48, 0, 9
HSL 270.3°, 70.7, 69.2 hsl(270.3,70.7%,69.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 270.3°, 47.8, 91
Web Safe 9966ff #9966ff
CIE-LAB 60.648, 42.849, -48.188
XYZ 39.532, 28.849, 79.825
xyY 0.267, 0.195, 28.849
CIE-LCH 60.648, 64.484, 311.644
CIE-LUV 60.648, 19.185, -81.635
Hunter-Lab 53.711, 37.385, -50.519
Binary 10110001, 01111001, 11101000

Color Schemes with #b179e8

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Alternatives to #b179e8

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#b179e8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b179e8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b179e8;}
.background {background-color:#b179e8;}
.border {border:1px solid #b179e8;}

Shades and Tints of #b179e8

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #0a0311 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b179e8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b1afb2 is the less saturated color, while #b167fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b179e8 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9b90a6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6694f9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6f97e0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a5939d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #818af3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #878ce3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a989b8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population