#b9b9d3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b9d3 is composed of 72.5% red, 72.5% green and 82.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 12.3% cyan, 12.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 17.3% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 22.8% and a lightness of 77.6%. #b9b9d3 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7373a7. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 83
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 17
    CMYK color chart

#b9b9d3 color description : Grayish blue.

#b9b9d3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b9d3 has RGB values of R:185, G:185, B:211 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 12171731.

Hex triplet b9b9d3 #b9b9d3
RGB Decimal 185, 185, 211 rgb(185,185,211)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.5, 82.7 rgb(72.5%,72.5%,82.7%)
CMYK 12, 12, 0, 17
HSL 240°, 22.8, 77.6 hsl(240,22.8%,77.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 12.3, 82.7
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.894, 5.129, -13.045
XYZ 49.112, 49.715, 68.633
xyY 0.293, 0.297, 49.715
CIE-LCH 75.894, 14.017, 291.464
CIE-LUV 75.894, -1.515, -20.946
Hunter-Lab 70.509, 0.942, -8.356
Binary 10111001, 10111001, 11010011

Color Schemes with #b9b9d3

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Alternatives to #b9b9d3

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#b9b9d3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b9d3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b9d3;}
.background {background-color:#b9b9d3;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b9d3;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b9d3

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f5f5f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b9d3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c2c2ca is the less saturated color, while #8d8dff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b9d3 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
  • #bbbbc1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #babdd5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c4bad6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #babecb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9bbd4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c0b9d5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #babcce Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population