#b8b9e0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8b9e0 is composed of 72.2% red, 72.5% green and 87.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 17.9% cyan, 17.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.2% black. It has a hue angle of 238.5 degrees, a saturation of 39.2% and a lightness of 80%. #b8b9e0 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7173c1. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 72
    • G 73
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 18
    • M 17
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#b8b9e0 color description : Light grayish blue.

#b8b9e0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8b9e0 has RGB values of R:184, G:185, B:224 and CMYK values of C:0.18, M:0.17, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 12106208.

Hex triplet b8b9e0 #b8b9e0
RGB Decimal 184, 185, 224 rgb(184,185,224)
RGB Percent 72.2, 72.5, 87.8 rgb(72.2%,72.5%,87.8%)
CMYK 18, 17, 0, 12
HSL 238.5°, 39.2, 80 hsl(238.5,39.2%,80%)
HSV (or HSB) 238.5°, 17.9, 87.8
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.234, 7.588, -19.589
XYZ 50.568, 50.27, 77.556
xyY 0.283, 0.282, 50.27
CIE-LCH 76.234, 21.007, 291.174
CIE-LUV 76.234, -2.812, -31.882
Hunter-Lab 70.901, 3.233, -15.224
Binary 10111000, 10111001, 11100000

Color Schemes with #b8b9e0

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Alternatives to #b8b9e0

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#b8b9e0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b8b9e0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8b9e0;}
.background {background-color:#b8b9e0;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8b9e0;}

Shades and Tints of #b8b9e0

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, #05050b is the darkest color, while #fcfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8b9e0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #cccccc is the less saturated color, while #9d9ffb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8b9e0 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
  • #b7bde2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bfbbe1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b7c0cd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7bce1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bcbae1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b7bdd4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population