#b497c1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b497c1 is composed of 70.6% red, 59.2% green and 75.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6.7% cyan, 21.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 24.3% black. It has a hue angle of 281.4 degrees, a saturation of 25.3% and a lightness of 67.5%. #b497c1 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #692f83. Closest websafe color is: #cc99cc.

    • R 71
    • G 59
    • B 76
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#b497c1 color description : Grayish violet.

#b497c1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b497c1 has RGB values of R:180, G:151, B:193 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 11835329.

Hex triplet b497c1 #b497c1
RGB Decimal 180, 151, 193 rgb(180,151,193)
RGB Percent 70.6, 59.2, 75.7 rgb(70.6%,59.2%,75.7%)
CMYK 7, 22, 0, 24
HSL 281.4°, 25.3, 67.5 hsl(281.4,25.3%,67.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 281.4°, 21.8, 75.7
Web Safe cc99cc #cc99cc
CIE-LAB 66.28, 18.512, -17.665
XYZ 39.513, 35.687, 55.256
xyY 0.303, 0.274, 35.687
CIE-LCH 66.28, 25.588, 316.34
CIE-LUV 66.28, 13.42, -29.854
Hunter-Lab 59.739, 13.523, -13.024
Binary 10110100, 10010111, 11000001

Color Schemes with #b497c1

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Alternatives to #b497c1

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#b497c1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b497c1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b497c1;}
.background {background-color:#b497c1;}
.border {border:1px solid #b497c1;}

Shades and Tints of #b497c1

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, #060407 is the darkest color, while #fbf9fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b497c1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #adaaae is the less saturated color, while #ca5efa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b497c1 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7a1aa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ca4c9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a6a2c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b3a0ac Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a59fc6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ab9ec1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b39db3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population