#b9b8e8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b8e8 is composed of 72.5% red, 72.2% green and 91% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.3% cyan, 20.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 241.3 degrees, a saturation of 51.1% and a lightness of 81.6%. #b9b8e8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7371d1. Closest websafe color is: #ccccff.

    • R 73
    • G 72
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#b9b8e8 color description : Very soft blue.

#b9b8e8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b8e8 has RGB values of R:185, G:184, B:232 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 12171496.

Hex triplet b9b8e8 #b9b8e8
RGB Decimal 185, 184, 232 rgb(185,184,232)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.2, 91 rgb(72.5%,72.2%,91%)
CMYK 20, 21, 0, 9
HSL 241.3°, 51.1, 81.6 hsl(241.3,51.1%,81.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 241.3°, 20.7, 91
Web Safe ccccff #ccccff
CIE-LAB 76.327, 10.218, -23.769
XYZ 51.711, 50.421, 83.347
xyY 0.279, 0.272, 50.421
CIE-LCH 76.327, 25.872, 293.263
CIE-LUV 76.327, -2.33, -39.146
Hunter-Lab 71.008, 5.728, -19.888
Binary 10111001, 10111000, 11101000

Color Schemes with #b9b8e8

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Alternatives to #b9b8e8

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#b9b8e8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b8e8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b8e8;}
.background {background-color:#b9b8e8;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b8e8;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b8e8

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, #010103 is the darkest color, while #f3f3fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b8e8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #ceced2 is the less saturated color, while #a4a2fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b8e8 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.

  • #bebebe Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bdbdc6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4bdea Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bbbce9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b6c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5bbe9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #babae8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b7bdd7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population