#b6b6e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b6b6e6 is composed of 71.4% red, 71.4% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.9% cyan, 20.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 49% and a lightness of 80.8%. #b6b6e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6d6dcd. Closest websafe color is: #ccccff.

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

#b6b6e6 color description : Very soft blue.

#b6b6e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b6b6e6 has RGB values of R:182, G:182, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 11974374.

Hex triplet b6b6e6 #b6b6e6
RGB Decimal 182, 182, 230 rgb(182,182,230)
RGB Percent 71.4, 71.4, 90.2 rgb(71.4%,71.4%,90.2%)
CMYK 21, 21, 0, 10
HSL 240°, 49, 80.8 hsl(240,49%,80.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 20.9, 90.2
Web Safe ccccff #ccccff
CIE-LAB 75.522, 9.94, -23.935
XYZ 50.3, 49.114, 81.688
xyY 0.278, 0.271, 49.114
CIE-LCH 75.522, 25.917, 292.554
CIE-LUV 75.522, -2.841, -39.319
Hunter-Lab 70.081, 5.473, -20.053
Binary 10110110, 10110110, 11100110

Color Schemes with #b6b6e6

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Alternatives to #b6b6e6

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#b6b6e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b6b6e6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b6b6e6;}
.background {background-color:#b6b6e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #b6b6e6;}

Shades and Tints of #b6b6e6

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f0f0fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b6b6e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #cdcdcf is the less saturated color, while #9f9ffd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b6b6e6 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.

  • #bbbbbb Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #babac4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b2bbe8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b8bae7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b3becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b3b9e7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b7b8e6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b4bbd5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population