#b36cbe Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b36cbe is composed of 70.2% red, 42.4% green and 74.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.8% cyan, 43.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.5% black. It has a hue angle of 292 degrees, a saturation of 38.7% and a lightness of 58.4%. #b36cbe color hex could be obtained by blending #ffd8ff with #67007d. Closest websafe color is: #cc66cc.

    • R 70
    • G 42
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 6
    • M 43
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#b36cbe color description : Slightly desaturated magenta.

#b36cbe Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b36cbe has RGB values of R:179, G:108, B:190 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0.43, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 11758782.

Hex triplet b36cbe #b36cbe
RGB Decimal 179, 108, 190 rgb(179,108,190)
RGB Percent 70.2, 42.4, 74.5 rgb(70.2%,42.4%,74.5%)
CMYK 6, 43, 0, 25
HSL 292°, 38.7, 58.4 hsl(292,38.7%,58.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 292°, 43.2, 74.5
Web Safe cc66cc #cc66cc
CIE-LAB 56.116, 41.451, -31.591
XYZ 33.246, 24.028, 51.599
xyY 0.305, 0.221, 24.028
CIE-LCH 56.116, 52.116, 322.688
CIE-LUV 56.116, 32.558, -54.02
Hunter-Lab 49.018, 35.285, -28.099
Binary 10110011, 01101100, 10111110

Color Schemes with #b36cbe

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Alternatives to #b36cbe

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#b36cbe Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b36cbe

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.text {color:#b36cbe;}
.background {background-color:#b36cbe;}
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Shades and Tints of #b36cbe

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, #020103 is the darkest color, while #f9f4fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b36cbe

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #959595 is the less saturated color, while #dd33f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b36cbe 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.

  • #8b8b8b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #938595 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #708ad1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7e8bba Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ae8089 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #887fca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #917fbb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #af799c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population