#b8b8db Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8b8db is composed of 72.2% red, 72.2% green and 85.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 16% cyan, 16% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 32.7% and a lightness of 79%. #b8b8db color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7171b7. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 72
    • G 72
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 16
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#b8b8db color description : Light grayish blue.

#b8b8db Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8b8db has RGB values of R:184, G:184, B:219 and CMYK values of C:0.16, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 12105947.

Hex triplet b8b8db #b8b8db
RGB Decimal 184, 184, 219 rgb(184,184,219)
RGB Percent 72.2, 72.2, 85.9 rgb(72.2%,72.2%,85.9%)
CMYK 16, 16, 0, 14
HSL 240°, 32.7, 79 hsl(240,32.7%,79%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 16, 85.9
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.814, 7.045, -17.515
XYZ 49.691, 49.585, 73.967
xyY 0.287, 0.286, 49.585
CIE-LCH 75.814, 18.878, 291.911
CIE-LUV 75.814, -2.054, -28.409
Hunter-Lab 70.417, 2.733, -12.987
Binary 10111000, 10111000, 11011011

Color Schemes with #b8b8db

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Alternatives to #b8b8db

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#b8b8db Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b8b8db

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8b8db;}
.background {background-color:#b8b8db;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8b8db;}

Shades and Tints of #b8b8db

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, #040407 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8b8db

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c8c8cb is the less saturated color, while #9797fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8b8db 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.

  • #bcbcbc Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bbbbc2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7bcdd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c0badd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b8becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7bbdc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bdb9dc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b8bcd1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population