#b3b9dc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b3b9dc is composed of 70.2% red, 72.5% green and 86.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 18.6% cyan, 15.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 231.2 degrees, a saturation of 36.9% and a lightness of 78.2%. #b3b9dc color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6773b9. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 70
    • G 73
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 19
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#b3b9dc color description : Light grayish blue.

#b3b9dc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b3b9dc has RGB values of R:179, G:185, B:220 and CMYK values of C:0.19, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 11778524.

Hex triplet b3b9dc #b3b9dc
RGB Decimal 179, 185, 220 rgb(179,185,220)
RGB Percent 70.2, 72.5, 86.3 rgb(70.2%,72.5%,86.3%)
CMYK 19, 16, 0, 14
HSL 231.2°, 36.9, 78.2 hsl(231.2,36.9%,78.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 231.2°, 18.6, 86.3
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.729, 5.137, -18.221
XYZ 48.855, 49.448, 74.677
xyY 0.282, 0.286, 49.448
CIE-LCH 75.729, 18.932, 285.745
CIE-LUV 75.729, -5.152, -29.249
Hunter-Lab 70.32, 0.955, -13.74
Binary 10110011, 10111001, 11011100

Color Schemes with #b3b9dc

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Alternatives to #b3b9dc

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#b3b9dc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b3b9dc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b3b9dc;}
.background {background-color:#b3b9dc;}
.border {border:1px solid #b3b9dc;}

Shades and Tints of #b3b9dc

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, #020205 is the darkest color, while #f6f7fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b3b9dc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c4c5cb is the less saturated color, while #91a1fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b3b9dc 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
  • #b9bbc2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7bcdd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bfbade Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b3bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5bbdd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bab9dd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b3bdd2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population