#b8b8e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8b8e6 is composed of 72.2% red, 72.2% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20% cyan, 20% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 47.9% and a lightness of 81.2%. #b8b8e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7171cd. Closest websafe color is: #ccccff.

    • R 72
    • G 72
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 20
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#b8b8e6 color description : Very soft blue.

#b8b8e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8b8e6 has RGB values of R:184, G:184, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0.2, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 12105958.

Hex triplet b8b8e6 #b8b8e6
RGB Decimal 184, 184, 230 rgb(184,184,230)
RGB Percent 72.2, 72.2, 90.2 rgb(72.2%,72.2%,90.2%)
CMYK 20, 20, 0, 10
HSL 240°, 47.9, 81.2 hsl(240,47.9%,81.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 20, 90.2
Web Safe ccccff #ccccff
CIE-LAB 76.182, 9.462, -22.915
XYZ 51.188, 50.184, 81.848
xyY 0.279, 0.274, 50.184
CIE-LCH 76.182, 24.792, 292.437
CIE-LUV 76.182, -2.718, -37.614
Hunter-Lab 70.841, 5.009, -18.914
Binary 10111000, 10111000, 11100110

Color Schemes with #b8b8e6

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Alternatives to #b8b8e6

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#b8b8e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b8b8e6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8b8e6;}
.background {background-color:#b8b8e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8b8e6;}

Shades and Tints of #b8b8e6

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f2f2fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8b8e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #ceced0 is the less saturated color, while #a2a2fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8b8e6 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
  • #bcbcc5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4bde8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bbbbe7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b6c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5bbe7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #babae6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b6bdd6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population