#b3c9df Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b3c9df is composed of 70.2% red, 78.8% green and 87.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 19.7% cyan, 9.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.5% black. It has a hue angle of 210 degrees, a saturation of 40.7% and a lightness of 78.8%. #b3c9df color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6793bf. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 70
    • G 79
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 13
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#b3c9df color description : Light grayish blue.

#b3c9df Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b3c9df has RGB values of R:179, G:201, B:223 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 11782623.

Hex triplet b3c9df #b3c9df
RGB Decimal 179, 201, 223 rgb(179,201,223)
RGB Percent 70.2, 78.8, 87.5 rgb(70.2%,78.8%,87.5%)
CMYK 20, 10, 0, 13
HSL 210°, 40.7, 78.8 hsl(210,40.7%,78.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 210°, 19.7, 87.5
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 80.001, -2.791, -13.41
XYZ 52.794, 56.684, 77.968
xyY 0.282, 0.302, 56.684
CIE-LCH 80.001, 13.697, 258.245
CIE-LUV 80.001, -12.587, -20.419
Hunter-Lab 75.289, -6.588, -8.698
Binary 10110011, 11001001, 11011111

Color Schemes with #b3c9df

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Alternatives to #b3c9df

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#b3c9df Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b3c9df

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b3c9df;}
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.border {border:1px solid #b3c9df;}

Shades and Tints of #b3c9df

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, #030507 is the darkest color, while #f8fafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b3c9df

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c8c9ca is the less saturated color, while #96c9fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b3c9df 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.

  • #c5c5c5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c1c6ca Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6c7de Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cfc4e3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b5ccdb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfc8de Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c4c6e1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b4cbdc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population