#b500b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b500b5 is composed of 71% red, 0% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 300 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.5%. #b500b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ff with #6b006b. Closest websafe color is: #cc00cc.

    • R 71
    • G 0
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b500b5 color description : Strong magenta.

#b500b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b500b5 has RGB values of R:181, G:0, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0, M:1, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11862197.

Hex triplet b500b5 #b500b5
RGB Decimal 181, 0, 181 rgb(181,0,181)
RGB Percent 71, 0, 71 rgb(71%,0%,71%)
CMYK 0, 100, 0, 29
HSL 300°, 100, 35.5 hsl(300,100%,35.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 300°, 100, 71
Web Safe cc00cc #cc00cc
CIE-LAB 43.006, 75.946, -47.032
XYZ 27.396, 13.162, 44.811
xyY 0.321, 0.154, 13.162
CIE-LCH 43.006, 89.33, 328.231
CIE-LUV 43.006, 59.927, -77.494
Hunter-Lab 36.279, 71.304, -47.838
Binary 10110101, 00000000, 10110101

Color Schemes with #b500b5

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Alternatives to #b500b5

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#b500b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b500b5

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#b500b5 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b500b5;}
.background {background-color:#b500b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #b500b5;}

Shades and Tints of #b500b5

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, #040004 is the darkest color, while #fff0ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b500b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #615461 is the less saturated color, while #b500b5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b500b5 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.

  • #4b4b4b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #603c60 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #006acf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #496da7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ac4f53 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4143c5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7045ac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #af3277 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population