#b8bad9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8bad9 is composed of 72.2% red, 72.9% green and 85.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 15.2% cyan, 14.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 236.4 degrees, a saturation of 30.3% and a lightness of 78.6%. #b8bad9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7175b3. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 72
    • G 73
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#b8bad9 color description : Light grayish blue.

#b8bad9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8bad9 has RGB values of R:184, G:186, B:217 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 12106457.

Hex triplet b8bad9 #b8bad9
RGB Decimal 184, 186, 217 rgb(184,186,217)
RGB Percent 72.2, 72.9, 85.1 rgb(72.2%,72.9%,85.1%)
CMYK 15, 14, 0, 15
HSL 236.4°, 30.3, 78.6 hsl(236.4,30.3%,78.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 236.4°, 15.2, 85.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.264, 5.53, -15.752
XYZ 49.848, 50.318, 72.728
xyY 0.288, 0.291, 50.318
CIE-LCH 76.264, 16.695, 289.343
CIE-LUV 76.264, -2.867, -25.352
Hunter-Lab 70.935, 1.301, -11.134
Binary 10111000, 10111010, 11011001

Color Schemes with #b8bad9

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Alternatives to #b8bad9

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#b8bad9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b8bad9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8bad9;}
.background {background-color:#b8bad9;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8bad9;}

Shades and Tints of #b8bad9

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, #030306 is the darkest color, while #f8f8fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8bad9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c5c5cc is the less saturated color, while #9299ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8bad9 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
  • #bcbcc3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9bedb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c3bbdb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b8bfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9bcda Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bfbada Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b8bdd1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population