#b956db Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b956db is composed of 72.5% red, 33.7% green and 85.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 15.5% cyan, 60.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 284.7 degrees, a saturation of 64.9% and a lightness of 59.8%. #b956db color hex could be obtained by blending #ffacff with #7300b7. Closest websafe color is: #cc66cc.

    • R 73
    • G 34
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 16
    • M 61
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#b956db color description : Soft violet.

#b956db Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b956db has RGB values of R:185, G:86, B:219 and CMYK values of C:0.16, M:0.61, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 12146395.

Hex triplet b956db #b956db
RGB Decimal 185, 86, 219 rgb(185,86,219)
RGB Percent 72.5, 33.7, 85.9 rgb(72.5%,33.7%,85.9%)
CMYK 16, 61, 0, 14
HSL 284.7°, 64.9, 59.8 hsl(284.7,64.9%,59.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 284.7°, 60.7, 85.9
Web Safe cc66cc #cc66cc
CIE-LAB 54.118, 59.933, -51.205
XYZ 36.12, 22.086, 69.374
xyY 0.283, 0.173, 22.086
CIE-LCH 54.118, 78.829, 319.49
CIE-LUV 54.118, 37.427, -86.509
Hunter-Lab 46.995, 54.951, -54.627
Binary 10111001, 01010110, 11011011

Color Schemes with #b956db

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Alternatives to #b956db

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#b956db Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b956db

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b956db;}
.background {background-color:#b956db;}
.border {border:1px solid #b956db;}

Shades and Tints of #b956db

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, #070209 is the darkest color, while #fcf8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b956db

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9a959c is the less saturated color, while #c836fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b956db 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.

  • #838383 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8e7a95 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3083fb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5a88cf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ad7a82 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6173ef Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7c75d3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b16ca2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population