#b3c9ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b3c9ff is composed of 70.2% red, 78.8% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 29.8% cyan, 21.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 222.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 85.1%. #b3c9ff color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6793ff. Closest websafe color is: #ccccff.

    • R 70
    • G 79
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 30
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#b3c9ff color description : Pale blue.

#b3c9ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b3c9ff has RGB values of R:179, G:201, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.3, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 11782655.

Hex triplet b3c9ff #b3c9ff
RGB Decimal 179, 201, 255 rgb(179,201,255)
RGB Percent 70.2, 78.8, 100 rgb(70.2%,78.8%,100%)
CMYK 30, 21, 0, 0
HSL 222.6°, 100, 85.1 hsl(222.6,100%,85.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.6°, 29.8, 100
Web Safe ccccff #ccccff
CIE-LAB 81.058, 4.581, -28.912
XYZ 57.523, 58.576, 102.878
xyY 0.263, 0.267, 58.576
CIE-LCH 81.058, 29.273, 279.003
CIE-LUV 81.058, -13.693, -47.236
Hunter-Lab 76.535, 0.224, -26.123
Binary 10110011, 11001001, 11111111

Color Schemes with #b3c9ff

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Alternatives to #b3c9ff

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#b3c9ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b3c9ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b3c9ff;}
.background {background-color:#b3c9ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #b3c9ff;}

Shades and Tints of #b3c9ff

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, #000102 is the darkest color, while #eef3ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b3c9ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #d6d8dc is the less saturated color, while #b3c9ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b3c9ff 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.

  • #c9c9c9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c5c9d4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #becafd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c2c8ff Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aed1e0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bac9fe Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bcc8ff Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b0ceeb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population