#b257bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b257bc is composed of 69.8% red, 34.1% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.3% cyan, 53.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 294.1 degrees, a saturation of 43% and a lightness of 53.9%. #b257bc color hex could be obtained by blending #ffaeff with #650079. Closest websafe color is: #9966cc.

    • R 70
    • G 34
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 5
    • M 54
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#b257bc color description : Moderate magenta.

#b257bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b257bc has RGB values of R:178, G:87, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0.54, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 11687868.

Hex triplet b257bc #b257bc
RGB Decimal 178, 87, 188 rgb(178,87,188)
RGB Percent 69.8, 34.1, 73.7 rgb(69.8%,34.1%,73.7%)
CMYK 5, 54, 0, 26
HSL 294.1°, 43, 53.9 hsl(294.1,43%,53.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 294.1°, 53.7, 73.7
Web Safe 9966cc #9966cc
CIE-LAB 51.739, 51.617, -37.295
XYZ 30.844, 19.914, 49.793
xyY 0.307, 0.198, 19.914
CIE-LCH 51.739, 63.681, 324.151
CIE-LUV 51.739, 40.204, -63.307
Hunter-Lab 44.625, 45.286, -34.92
Binary 10110010, 01010111, 10111100

Color Schemes with #b257bc

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Alternatives to #b257bc

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#b257bc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b257bc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b257bc;}
.background {background-color:#b257bc;}
.border {border:1px solid #b257bc;}

Shades and Tints of #b257bc

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f9f1fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b257bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e848f is the less saturated color, while #e518fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b257bc 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.

  • #7e7e7e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #88768a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #567fd7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6c81b5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ab727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7770cd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8571b7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ad6892 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population