#b9559b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9559b is composed of 72.5% red, 33.3% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 54.1% magenta, 16.2% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 318 degrees, a saturation of 41.7% and a lightness of 52.9%. #b9559b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffaaff with #730037. Closest websafe color is: #cc6699.

    • R 73
    • G 33
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 54
    • Y 16
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9559b color description : Moderate pink.

#b9559b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9559b has RGB values of R:185, G:85, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.54, Y:0.16, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12146075.

Hex triplet b9559b #b9559b
RGB Decimal 185, 85, 155 rgb(185,85,155)
RGB Percent 72.5, 33.3, 60.8 rgb(72.5%,33.3%,60.8%)
CMYK 0, 54, 16, 27
HSL 318°, 41.7, 52.9 hsl(318,41.7%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 318°, 54.1, 72.5
Web Safe cc6699 #cc6699
CIE-LAB 50.897, 48.924, -19.239
XYZ 29.172, 19.18, 33.174
xyY 0.358, 0.235, 19.18
CIE-LCH 50.897, 52.571, 338.533
CIE-LUV 50.897, 54.521, -35.584
Hunter-Lab 43.795, 42.261, -14.256
Binary 10111001, 01010101, 10011011

Color Schemes with #b9559b

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#b9559b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9559b

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Shades and Tints of #b9559b

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, #0b0409 is the darkest color, while #fefcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9559b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b8389 is the less saturated color, while #fa14b5 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9559b 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.

  • #7b7b7b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #877381 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c7eb5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7f7d97 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b76970 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #886fab Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #946e98 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b7617f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population