#b999cc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b999cc is composed of 72.5% red, 60% green and 80% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.3% cyan, 25% magenta, 0% yellow and 20% black. It has a hue angle of 277.6 degrees, a saturation of 33.3% and a lightness of 70%. #b999cc color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #733399. Closest websafe color is: #cc99cc.

    • R 73
    • G 60
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 9
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#b999cc color description : Slightly desaturated violet.

#b999cc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b999cc has RGB values of R:185, G:153, B:204 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 12163532.

Hex triplet b999cc #b999cc
RGB Decimal 185, 153, 204 rgb(185,153,204)
RGB Percent 72.5, 60, 80 rgb(72.5%,60%,80%)
CMYK 9, 25, 0, 20
HSL 277.6°, 33.3, 70 hsl(277.6,33.3%,70%)
HSV (or HSB) 277.6°, 25, 80
Web Safe cc99cc #cc99cc
CIE-LAB 67.618, 21.307, -21.712
XYZ 42.296, 37.457, 62.125
xyY 0.298, 0.264, 37.457
CIE-LCH 67.618, 30.421, 314.46
CIE-LUV 67.618, 14.219, -36.828
Hunter-Lab 61.202, 16.256, -17.343
Binary 10111001, 10011001, 11001100

Color Schemes with #b999cc

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Alternatives to #b999cc

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#b999cc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b999cc

This text has a font color of #b999cc.

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#b999cc background color

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#b999cc border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b999cc;}
.background {background-color:#b999cc;}
.border {border:1px solid #b999cc;}

Shades and Tints of #b999cc

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, #020103 is the darkest color, while #f8f5fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b999cc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b1b4 is the less saturated color, while #c56afb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b999cc 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.

  • #a8a8a8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aba5af Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9da7d4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a6a6cc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b7a4af Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a7a2d1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ada1cc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b7a0ba Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population