#b9b9e5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b9e5 is composed of 72.5% red, 72.5% green and 89.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 19.2% cyan, 19.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.2% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 45.8% and a lightness of 81.2%. #b9b9e5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7373cb. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 19
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#b9b9e5 color description : Light grayish blue.

#b9b9e5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b9e5 has RGB values of R:185, G:185, B:229 and CMYK values of C:0.19, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 12171749.

Hex triplet b9b9e5 #b9b9e5
RGB Decimal 185, 185, 229 rgb(185,185,229)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.5, 89.8 rgb(72.5%,72.5%,89.8%)
CMYK 19, 19, 0, 10
HSL 240°, 45.8, 81.2 hsl(240,45.8%,81.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 19.2, 89.8
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.478, 9.003, -21.917
XYZ 51.497, 50.669, 81.191
xyY 0.281, 0.276, 50.669
CIE-LCH 76.478, 23.694, 292.332
CIE-LUV 76.478, -2.596, -35.924
Hunter-Lab 71.182, 4.567, -17.8
Binary 10111001, 10111001, 11100101

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Alternatives to #b9b9e5

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#b9b9e5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b9e5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b9e5;}
.background {background-color:#b9b9e5;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b9e5;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b9e5

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 #f2f2fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b9e5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #cbcbd3 is the less saturated color, while #9f9fff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b9e5 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
  • #b6bee7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bdbce6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b7c1ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7bce6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bbbbe5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b8bed6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population