#b9b9d5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b9d5 is composed of 72.5% red, 72.5% green and 83.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 13.1% cyan, 13.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.5% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 25% and a lightness of 78%. #b9b9d5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7373ab. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 84
    RGB color chart
    • C 13
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 16
    CMYK color chart

#b9b9d5 color description : Grayish blue.

#b9b9d5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b9d5 has RGB values of R:185, G:185, B:213 and CMYK values of C:0.13, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.16. Its decimal value is 12171733.

Hex triplet b9b9d5 #b9b9d5
RGB Decimal 185, 185, 213 rgb(185,185,213)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.5, 83.5 rgb(72.5%,72.5%,83.5%)
CMYK 13, 13, 0, 16
HSL 240°, 25, 78 hsl(240,25%,78%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 13.1, 83.5
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.956, 5.547, -14.037
XYZ 49.365, 49.816, 69.962
xyY 0.292, 0.295, 49.816
CIE-LCH 75.956, 15.094, 291.562
CIE-LUV 75.956, -1.634, -22.596
Hunter-Lab 70.58, 1.328, -9.364
Binary 10111001, 10111001, 11010101

Color Schemes with #b9b9d5

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Alternatives to #b9b9d5

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Text with hexadecimal color #b9b9d5

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.text {color:#b9b9d5;}
.background {background-color:#b9b9d5;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b9d5;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b9d5

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, #020204 is the darkest color, while #f6f6fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b9d5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c6c6c8 is the less saturated color, while #9292fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b9d5 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
  • #babdd7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c3bad7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #babecc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9bbd6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bfb9d6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9bccf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population