#b9b9ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b9ff is composed of 72.5% red, 72.5% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 27.5% cyan, 27.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 86.3%. #b9b9ff color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7373ff. Closest websafe color is: #ccccff.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#b9b9ff color description : Pale blue.

#b9b9ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b9ff has RGB values of R:185, G:185, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 12171775.

Hex triplet b9b9ff #b9b9ff
RGB Decimal 185, 185, 255 rgb(185,185,255)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.5, 100 rgb(72.5%,72.5%,100%)
CMYK 27, 27, 0, 0
HSL 240°, 100, 86.3 hsl(240,100%,86.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 27.5, 100
Web Safe ccccff #ccccff
CIE-LAB 77.419, 15.004, -34.476
XYZ 55.403, 52.231, 101.765
xyY 0.265, 0.249, 52.231
CIE-LCH 77.419, 37.599, 293.518
CIE-LUV 77.419, -4.178, -57.856
Hunter-Lab 72.271, 10.363, -32.896
Binary 10111001, 10111001, 11111111

Color Schemes with #b9b9ff

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Alternatives to #b9b9ff

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#b9b9ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b9ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b9ff;}
.background {background-color:#b9b9ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b9ff;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b9ff

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, #000008 is the darkest color, while #f4f4ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b9ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #d9d9df is the less saturated color, while #b9b9ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b9ff 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.

  • #c1c1c1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bfbfcd Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #afc0ff Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b1bffd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b1c5d3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b2bdff Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b4bdfe Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b4c0e3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population