#b9bad8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9bad8 is composed of 72.5% red, 72.9% green and 84.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.4% cyan, 13.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 238.1 degrees, a saturation of 28.4% and a lightness of 78.6%. #b9bad8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7375b1. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 14
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#b9bad8 color description : Grayish blue.

#b9bad8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9bad8 has RGB values of R:185, G:186, B:216 and CMYK values of C:0.14, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 12171992.

Hex triplet b9bad8 #b9bad8
RGB Decimal 185, 186, 216 rgb(185,186,216)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.9, 84.7 rgb(72.5%,72.9%,84.7%)
CMYK 14, 14, 0, 15
HSL 238.1°, 28.4, 78.6 hsl(238.1,28.4%,78.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 238.1°, 14.4, 84.7
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.308, 5.638, -15.136
XYZ 49.959, 50.39, 72.056
xyY 0.29, 0.292, 50.39
CIE-LCH 76.308, 16.152, 290.429
CIE-LUV 76.308, -2.282, -24.383
Hunter-Lab 70.986, 1.401, -10.494
Binary 10111001, 10111010, 11011000

Color Schemes with #b9bad8

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Alternatives to #b9bad8

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#b9bad8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9bad8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9bad8;}
.background {background-color:#b9bad8;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9bad8;}

Shades and Tints of #b9bad8

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, #030306 is the darkest color, while #f8f8fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9bad8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c6c6cb is the less saturated color, while #9397fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9bad8 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.

  • #bdbdbd Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bcbcc2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #babeda Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c3bbda Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #babfcd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9bcd9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bfbad9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9bdd1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population