#b9b9e2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b9e2 is composed of 72.5% red, 72.5% green and 88.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 18.1% cyan, 18.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.4% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 41.4% and a lightness of 80.6%. #b9b9e2 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7373c5. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 18
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#b9b9e2 color description : Light grayish blue.

#b9b9e2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b9e2 has RGB values of R:185, G:185, B:226 and CMYK values of C:0.18, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 12171746.

Hex triplet b9b9e2 #b9b9e2
RGB Decimal 185, 185, 226 rgb(185,185,226)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.5, 88.6 rgb(72.5%,72.5%,88.6%)
CMYK 18, 18, 0, 11
HSL 240°, 41.4, 80.6 hsl(240,41.4%,80.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 18.1, 88.6
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.377, 8.34, -20.448
XYZ 51.081, 50.503, 79.004
xyY 0.283, 0.28, 50.503
CIE-LCH 76.377, 22.084, 292.19
CIE-LUV 76.377, -2.414, -33.41
Hunter-Lab 71.065, 3.941, -16.168
Binary 10111001, 10111001, 11100010

Color Schemes with #b9b9e2

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Alternatives to #b9b9e2

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#b9b9e2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b9e2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b9e2;}
.background {background-color:#b9b9e2;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b9e2;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b9e2

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, #05050d is the darkest color, while #fefeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b9e2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #cccccf is the less saturated color, while #9e9efd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b9e2 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
  • #bdbdc5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6bee4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bebbe3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b8c0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7bce3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bcbae3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b8bdd5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population