#b3a9bf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b3a9bf is composed of 70.2% red, 66.3% green and 74.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6.3% cyan, 11.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.1% black. It has a hue angle of 267.3 degrees, a saturation of 14.7% and a lightness of 70.6%. #b3a9bf color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #67537f. Closest websafe color is: #cc99cc.

    • R 70
    • G 66
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 6
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#b3a9bf color description : Grayish violet.

#b3a9bf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b3a9bf has RGB values of R:179, G:169, B:191 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 11774399.

Hex triplet b3a9bf #b3a9bf
RGB Decimal 179, 169, 191 rgb(179,169,191)
RGB Percent 70.2, 66.3, 74.9 rgb(70.2%,66.3%,74.9%)
CMYK 6, 12, 0, 25
HSL 267.3°, 14.7, 70.6 hsl(267.3,14.7%,70.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 267.3°, 11.5, 74.9
Web Safe cc99cc #cc99cc
CIE-LAB 70.678, 7.77, -9.95
XYZ 42.181, 41.721, 55.118
xyY 0.303, 0.3, 41.721
CIE-LCH 70.678, 12.624, 307.987
CIE-LUV 70.678, 4.247, -16.316
Hunter-Lab 64.592, 3.53, -5.379
Binary 10110011, 10101001, 10111111

Color Schemes with #b3a9bf

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Alternatives to #b3a9bf

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#b3a9bf Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b3a9bf;}
.background {background-color:#b3a9bf;}
.border {border:1px solid #b3a9bf;}

Shades and Tints of #b3a9bf

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, #030304 is the darkest color, while #f9f8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b3a9bf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b4afb9 is the less saturated color, while #ad6afe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b3a9bf 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.

  • #aeaeae Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #afadb1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aeafc3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9acc2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b5aebb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b0adc2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b6abc1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b4acbc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population