#b8b9de Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8b9de is composed of 72.2% red, 72.5% green and 87.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 17.1% cyan, 16.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.9% black. It has a hue angle of 238.4 degrees, a saturation of 36.5% and a lightness of 79.6%. #b8b9de color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7173bd. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 72
    • G 73
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 17
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#b8b9de color description : Light grayish blue.

#b8b9de Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8b9de has RGB values of R:184, G:185, B:222 and CMYK values of C:0.17, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 12106206.

Hex triplet b8b9de #b8b9de
RGB Decimal 184, 185, 222 rgb(184,185,222)
RGB Percent 72.2, 72.5, 87.1 rgb(72.2%,72.5%,87.1%)
CMYK 17, 17, 0, 13
HSL 238.4°, 36.5, 79.6 hsl(238.4,36.5%,79.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 238.4°, 17.1, 87.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.168, 7.151, -18.605
XYZ 50.298, 50.162, 76.135
xyY 0.285, 0.284, 50.162
CIE-LCH 76.168, 19.932, 291.024
CIE-LUV 76.168, -2.694, -30.211
Hunter-Lab 70.825, 2.823, -14.158
Binary 10111000, 10111001, 11011110

Color Schemes with #b8b9de

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Alternatives to #b8b9de

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#b8b9de Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b8b9de

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8b9de;}
.background {background-color:#b8b9de;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8b9de;}

Shades and Tints of #b8b9de

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, #040409 is the darkest color, while #fbfbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8b9de

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c8c8ce is the less saturated color, while #989bfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8b9de 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
  • #b7bde0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c0bbe0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b7bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7bcdf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bdbadf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b7bdd3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population