#b3b8e3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b3b8e3 is composed of 70.2% red, 72.2% green and 89% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.1% cyan, 18.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 11% black. It has a hue angle of 233.8 degrees, a saturation of 46.2% and a lightness of 79.6%. #b3b8e3 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6771c7. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 70
    • G 72
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 21
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#b3b8e3 color description : Very soft blue.

#b3b8e3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b3b8e3 has RGB values of R:179, G:184, B:227 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 11778275.

Hex triplet b3b8e3 #b3b8e3
RGB Decimal 179, 184, 227 rgb(179,184,227)
RGB Percent 70.2, 72.2, 89 rgb(70.2%,72.2%,89%)
CMYK 21, 19, 0, 11
HSL 233.8°, 46.2, 79.6 hsl(233.8,46.2%,79.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 233.8°, 21.1, 89
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.706, 7.247, -22.051
XYZ 49.593, 49.41, 79.593
xyY 0.278, 0.277, 49.41
CIE-LCH 75.706, 23.211, 288.192
CIE-LUV 75.706, -5.074, -35.822
Hunter-Lab 70.292, 2.925, -17.93
Binary 10110011, 10111000, 11100011

Color Schemes with #b3b8e3

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Alternatives to #b3b8e3

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#b3b8e3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b3b8e3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b3b8e3;}
.background {background-color:#b3b8e3;}
.border {border:1px solid #b3b8e3;}

Shades and Tints of #b3b8e3

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, #04040a is the darkest color, while #fbfbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b3b8e3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c7c8cf is the less saturated color, while #97a2ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b3b8e3 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.

  • #bbbbbb Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b9bac3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4bce4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bbbae4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b1bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b3bae4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b8b9e4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b2bdd5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population