#b59cdd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b59cdd is composed of 71% red, 61.2% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 18.1% cyan, 29.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 263.1 degrees, a saturation of 48.9% and a lightness of 73.9%. #b59cdd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6b39bb. Closest websafe color is: #cc99cc.

    • R 71
    • G 61
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 18
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#b59cdd color description : Very soft violet.

#b59cdd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b59cdd has RGB values of R:181, G:156, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.18, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 11902173.

Hex triplet b59cdd #b59cdd
RGB Decimal 181, 156, 221 rgb(181,156,221)
RGB Percent 71, 61.2, 86.7 rgb(71%,61.2%,86.7%)
CMYK 18, 29, 0, 13
HSL 263.1°, 48.9, 73.9 hsl(263.1,48.9%,73.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 263.1°, 29.4, 86.7
Web Safe cc99cc #cc99cc
CIE-LAB 68.622, 22.022, -29.607
XYZ 43.993, 38.821, 73.578
xyY 0.281, 0.248, 38.821
CIE-LCH 68.622, 36.899, 306.642
CIE-LUV 68.622, 8.84, -49.827
Hunter-Lab 62.307, 16.998, -26.401
Binary 10110101, 10011100, 11011101

Color Schemes with #b59cdd

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Alternatives to #b59cdd

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#b59cdd Preview

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Shades and Tints of #b59cdd

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, #020103 is the darkest color, while #f6f4fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b59cdd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bcbbbe is the less saturated color, while #ae7dfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b59cdd 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.

  • #ababab Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #ada8b5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #99a9e4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a0a9db Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b0a9b5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3a4e1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a7a4dc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b2a4c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population