#b8b8e1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8b8e1 is composed of 72.2% red, 72.2% green and 88.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 18.2% cyan, 18.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.8% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 40.6% and a lightness of 80.2%. #b8b8e1 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7171c3. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 72
    • G 72
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 18
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#b8b8e1 color description : Light grayish blue.

#b8b8e1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8b8e1 has RGB values of R:184, G:184, B:225 and CMYK values of C:0.18, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 12105953.

Hex triplet b8b8e1 #b8b8e1
RGB Decimal 184, 184, 225 rgb(184,184,225)
RGB Percent 72.2, 72.2, 88.2 rgb(72.2%,72.2%,88.2%)
CMYK 18, 18, 0, 12
HSL 240°, 40.6, 80.2 hsl(240,40.6%,80.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 18.2, 88.2
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.012, 8.352, -20.467
XYZ 50.496, 49.907, 78.203
xyY 0.283, 0.279, 49.907
CIE-LCH 76.012, 22.106, 292.199
CIE-LUV 76.012, -2.415, -33.42
Hunter-Lab 70.645, 3.96, -16.181
Binary 10111000, 10111000, 11100001

Color Schemes with #b8b8e1

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Alternatives to #b8b8e1

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#b8b8e1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b8b8e1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8b8e1;}
.background {background-color:#b8b8e1;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8b8e1;}

Shades and Tints of #b8b8e1

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, #05050c is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8b8e1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #cbcbce is the less saturated color, while #9d9dfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8b8e1 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
  • #bcbcc4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5bde3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bdbbe2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b7bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6bbe2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bbb9e2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b7bcd4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population