#b9a8dc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9a8dc is composed of 72.5% red, 65.9% green and 86.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 15.9% cyan, 23.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.7% black. It has a hue angle of 259.6 degrees, a saturation of 42.6% and a lightness of 76.1%. #b9a8dc color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7351b9. Closest websafe color is: #cc99cc.

    • R 73
    • G 66
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 16
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#b9a8dc color description : Very soft violet.

#b9a8dc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9a8dc has RGB values of R:185, G:168, B:220 and CMYK values of C:0.16, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 12167388.

Hex triplet b9a8dc #b9a8dc
RGB Decimal 185, 168, 220 rgb(185,168,220)
RGB Percent 72.5, 65.9, 86.3 rgb(72.5%,65.9%,86.3%)
CMYK 16, 24, 0, 14
HSL 259.6°, 42.6, 76.1 hsl(259.6,42.6%,76.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 259.6°, 23.6, 86.3
Web Safe cc99cc #cc99cc
CIE-LAB 71.884, 16.37, -24.021
XYZ 46.926, 43.487, 73.628
xyY 0.286, 0.265, 43.487
CIE-LCH 71.884, 29.069, 304.273
CIE-LUV 71.884, 5.759, -40.158
Hunter-Lab 65.945, 11.618, -20.037
Binary 10111001, 10101000, 11011100

Color Schemes with #b9a8dc

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Alternatives to #b9a8dc

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#b9a8dc Preview

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CSS codes
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.border {border:1px solid #b9a8dc;}

Shades and Tints of #b9a8dc

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, #07040b is the darkest color, while #fdfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9a8dc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c1bfc5 is the less saturated color, while #ae87fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9a8dc 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.

  • #b3b3b3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b4b1bb Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a7b2e1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #afb0dc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b6b2bf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #adaedf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b2addc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b7aec9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population