#b28ec5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b28ec5 is composed of 69.8% red, 55.7% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.6% cyan, 27.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 279.3 degrees, a saturation of 32.2% and a lightness of 66.5%. #b28ec5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #651d8b. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 70
    • G 56
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#b28ec5 color description : Slightly desaturated violet.

#b28ec5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b28ec5 has RGB values of R:178, G:142, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 11701957.

Hex triplet b28ec5 #b28ec5
RGB Decimal 178, 142, 197 rgb(178,142,197)
RGB Percent 69.8, 55.7, 77.3 rgb(69.8%,55.7%,77.3%)
CMYK 10, 28, 0, 23
HSL 279.3°, 32.2, 66.5 hsl(279.3,32.2%,66.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 279.3°, 27.9, 77.3
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 64.033, 23.725, -23.343
XYZ 38.11, 32.843, 57.152
xyY 0.297, 0.256, 32.843
CIE-LCH 64.033, 33.283, 315.464
CIE-LUV 64.033, 16.02, -39.457
Hunter-Lab 57.309, 18.411, -19.012
Binary 10110010, 10001110, 11000101

Color Schemes with #b28ec5

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Alternatives to #b28ec5

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#b28ec5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b28ec5

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.text {color:#b28ec5;}
.background {background-color:#b28ec5;}
.border {border:1px solid #b28ec5;}

Shades and Tints of #b28ec5

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, #030204 is the darkest color, while #f9f6fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b28ec5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aaa8ab is the less saturated color, while #c259fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b28ec5 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a39ca7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #929ece Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9b9dc4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #af9aa5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9d98cb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a397c4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b096b1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population