#b9b5e8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b5e8 is composed of 72.5% red, 71% green and 91% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.3% cyan, 22% magenta, 0% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 244.7 degrees, a saturation of 52.6% and a lightness of 81%. #b9b5e8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #736bd1. Closest websafe color is: #ccccff.

    • R 73
    • G 71
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#b9b5e8 color description : Very soft blue.

#b9b5e8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b5e8 has RGB values of R:185, G:181, B:232 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 12170728.

Hex triplet b9b5e8 #b9b5e8
RGB Decimal 185, 181, 232 rgb(185,181,232)
RGB Percent 72.5, 71, 91 rgb(72.5%,71%,91%)
CMYK 20, 22, 0, 9
HSL 244.7°, 52.6, 81 hsl(244.7,52.6%,81%)
HSV (or HSB) 244.7°, 22, 91
Web Safe ccccff #ccccff
CIE-LAB 75.568, 11.861, -24.927
XYZ 51.094, 49.188, 83.142
xyY 0.279, 0.268, 49.188
CIE-LCH 75.568, 27.605, 295.446
CIE-LUV 75.568, -0.991, -41.251
Hunter-Lab 70.134, 7.307, -21.193
Binary 10111001, 10110101, 11101000

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Alternatives to #b9b5e8

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#b9b5e8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b5e8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b5e8;}
.background {background-color:#b9b5e8;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b5e8;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b5e8

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #f2f1fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b5e8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #cccbd2 is the less saturated color, while #a69ffe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b5e8 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.

  • #bcbcbc Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bbbbc5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b1bbeb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b7bae8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b6becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4b9e9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b8b8e8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b7bad6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population