#b3b9de Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b3b9de is composed of 70.2% red, 72.5% green and 87.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 19.4% cyan, 16.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.9% black. It has a hue angle of 231.6 degrees, a saturation of 39.4% and a lightness of 78.6%. #b3b9de color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6773bd. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 70
    • G 73
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 19
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#b3b9de color description : Light grayish blue.

#b3b9de Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b3b9de has RGB values of R:179, G:185, B:222 and CMYK values of C:0.19, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 11778526.

Hex triplet b3b9de #b3b9de
RGB Decimal 179, 185, 222 rgb(179,185,222)
RGB Percent 70.2, 72.5, 87.1 rgb(70.2%,72.5%,87.1%)
CMYK 19, 17, 0, 13
HSL 231.6°, 39.4, 78.6 hsl(231.6,39.4%,78.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 231.6°, 19.4, 87.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.795, 5.58, -19.206
XYZ 49.122, 49.555, 76.08
xyY 0.281, 0.284, 49.555
CIE-LCH 75.795, 20, 286.201
CIE-LUV 75.795, -5.258, -30.921
Hunter-Lab 70.395, 1.365, -14.801
Binary 10110011, 10111001, 11011110

Color Schemes with #b3b9de

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Alternatives to #b3b9de

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#b3b9de Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b3b9de

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b3b9de;}
.background {background-color:#b3b9de;}
.border {border:1px solid #b3b9de;}

Shades and Tints of #b3b9de

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, #030306 is the darkest color, while #f7f8fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b3b9de

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c8c8c9 is the less saturated color, while #96a4fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b3b9de 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
  • #b6bcdf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bebae0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b2bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5bbdf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bab9df Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b2bdd3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population