#b497b4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b497b4 is composed of 70.6% red, 59.2% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 16.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 300 degrees, a saturation of 16.2% and a lightness of 64.9%. #b497b4 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #692f69. Closest websafe color is: #cc99cc.

    • R 71
    • G 59
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b497b4 color description : Grayish magenta.

#b497b4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b497b4 has RGB values of R:180, G:151, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11835316.

Hex triplet b497b4 #b497b4
RGB Decimal 180, 151, 180 rgb(180,151,180)
RGB Percent 70.6, 59.2, 70.6 rgb(70.6%,59.2%,70.6%)
CMYK 0, 16, 0, 29
HSL 300°, 16.2, 64.9 hsl(300,16.2%,64.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 300°, 16.1, 70.6
Web Safe cc99cc #cc99cc
CIE-LAB 65.852, 15.94, -11.039
XYZ 38.126, 35.132, 47.95
xyY 0.315, 0.29, 35.132
CIE-LCH 65.852, 19.39, 325.297
CIE-LUV 65.852, 14.783, -19.129
Hunter-Lab 59.273, 11.09, -6.474
Binary 10110100, 10010111, 10110100

Color Schemes with #b497b4

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Alternatives to #b497b4

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#b497b4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b497b4

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#b497b4 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b497b4;}
.background {background-color:#b497b4;}
.border {border:1px solid #b497b4;}

Shades and Tints of #b497b4

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, #0a070a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b497b4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a6a5a6 is the less saturated color, while #f952f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b497b4 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.

  • #a3a3a3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a6a1a6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a0a3bc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aba0b6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b59eaa Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a79fb9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ae9db5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b59cad Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population