#b957da Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b957da is composed of 72.5% red, 34.1% green and 85.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 15.1% cyan, 60.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.5% black. It has a hue angle of 284.9 degrees, a saturation of 63.9% and a lightness of 59.8%. #b957da color hex could be obtained by blending #ffaeff with #7300b5. Closest websafe color is: #cc66cc.

    • R 73
    • G 34
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 60
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#b957da color description : Soft violet.

#b957da Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b957da has RGB values of R:185, G:87, B:218 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0.6, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 12146650.

Hex triplet b957da #b957da
RGB Decimal 185, 87, 218 rgb(185,87,218)
RGB Percent 72.5, 34.1, 85.5 rgb(72.5%,34.1%,85.5%)
CMYK 15, 60, 0, 15
HSL 284.9°, 63.9, 59.8 hsl(284.9,63.9%,59.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 284.9°, 60.1, 85.5
Web Safe cc66cc #cc66cc
CIE-LAB 54.232, 59.27, -50.457
XYZ 36.069, 22.194, 68.71
xyY 0.284, 0.175, 22.194
CIE-LCH 54.232, 77.838, 319.592
CIE-LUV 54.232, 37.386, -85.32
Hunter-Lab 47.11, 54.221, -53.496
Binary 10111001, 01010111, 11011010

Color Schemes with #b957da

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Alternatives to #b957da

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#b957da Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b957da;}
.background {background-color:#b957da;}
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Shades and Tints of #b957da

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 #b957da

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9a969b is the less saturated color, while #c937fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b957da 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
  • #8e7a94 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3584fa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5c88cf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ad7a82 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6573ee Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7e76d3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b16da2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population