#b5b9e5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b5b9e5 is composed of 71% red, 72.5% green and 89.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21% cyan, 19.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 235 degrees, a saturation of 48% and a lightness of 80.4%. #b5b9e5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6b73cb. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 71
    • G 73
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 21
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#b5b9e5 color description : Very soft blue.

#b5b9e5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b5b9e5 has RGB values of R:181, G:185, B:229 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 11909605.

Hex triplet b5b9e5 #b5b9e5
RGB Decimal 181, 185, 229 rgb(181,185,229)
RGB Percent 71, 72.5, 89.8 rgb(71%,72.5%,89.8%)
CMYK 21, 19, 0, 10
HSL 235°, 48, 80.4 hsl(235,48%,80.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 235°, 21, 89.8
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.179, 7.768, -22.4
XYZ 50.545, 50.178, 81.147
xyY 0.278, 0.276, 50.178
CIE-LCH 76.179, 23.709, 289.125
CIE-LUV 76.179, -4.627, -36.507
Hunter-Lab 70.837, 3.404, -18.334
Binary 10110101, 10111001, 11100101

Color Schemes with #b5b9e5

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#b5b9e5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b5b9e5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b5b9e5;}
.background {background-color:#b5b9e5;}
.border {border:1px solid #b5b9e5;}

Shades and Tints of #b5b9e5

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, #05050d is the darkest color, while #fefeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b5b9e5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #ccccce is the less saturated color, while #9ea6fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b5b9e5 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.

  • #bdbdbd Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bbbcc5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5bde6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bcbbe6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b3c1ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5bbe6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b9bae6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b4bed6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population