#b5b9e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b5b9e6 is composed of 71% red, 72.5% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.3% cyan, 19.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 235.1 degrees, a saturation of 49.5% and a lightness of 80.6%. #b5b9e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6b73cd. Closest websafe color is: #ccccff.

    • R 71
    • G 73
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 21
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#b5b9e6 color description : Very soft blue.

#b5b9e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b5b9e6 has RGB values of R:181, G:185, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 11909606.

Hex triplet b5b9e6 #b5b9e6
RGB Decimal 181, 185, 230 rgb(181,185,230)
RGB Percent 71, 72.5, 90.2 rgb(71%,72.5%,90.2%)
CMYK 21, 20, 0, 10
HSL 235.1°, 49.5, 80.6 hsl(235.1,49.5%,80.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 235.1°, 21.3, 90.2
Web Safe ccccff #ccccff
CIE-LAB 76.213, 7.994, -22.889
XYZ 50.685, 50.234, 81.884
xyY 0.277, 0.275, 50.234
CIE-LCH 76.213, 24.245, 289.251
CIE-LUV 76.213, -4.683, -37.348
Hunter-Lab 70.876, 3.616, -18.885
Binary 10110101, 10111001, 11100110

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#b5b9e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b5b9e6

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.text {color:#b5b9e6;}
.background {background-color:#b5b9e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #b5b9e6;}

Shades and Tints of #b5b9e6

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

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Tones of #b5b9e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #cccccf is the less saturated color, while #9ea6fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b5b9e6 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
  • #b4bde7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bbbbe7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b3c1cf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4bbe7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b9bae7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b3bed7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population