#b9bbe3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9bbe3 is composed of 72.5% red, 73.3% green and 89% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 18.5% cyan, 17.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 11% black. It has a hue angle of 237.1 degrees, a saturation of 42.9% and a lightness of 80.8%. #b9bbe3 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7377c7. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 19
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#b9bbe3 color description : Light grayish blue.

#b9bbe3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9bbe3 has RGB values of R:185, G:187, B:227 and CMYK values of C:0.19, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 12172259.

Hex triplet b9bbe3 #b9bbe3
RGB Decimal 185, 187, 227 rgb(185,187,227)
RGB Percent 72.5, 73.3, 89 rgb(72.5%,73.3%,89%)
CMYK 19, 18, 0, 11
HSL 237.1°, 42.9, 80.8 hsl(237.1,42.9%,80.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 237.1°, 18.5, 89
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.921, 7.472, -20.164
XYZ 51.64, 51.401, 79.869
xyY 0.282, 0.281, 51.401
CIE-LCH 76.921, 21.504, 290.334
CIE-LUV 76.921, -3.384, -32.843
Hunter-Lab 71.694, 3.107, -15.865
Binary 10111001, 10111011, 11100011

Color Schemes with #b9bbe3

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Alternatives to #b9bbe3

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#b9bbe3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9bbe3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9bbe3;}
.background {background-color:#b9bbe3;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9bbe3;}

Shades and Tints of #b9bbe3

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f1f1f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9bbe3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #ccccd0 is the less saturated color, while #9fa3fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9bbe3 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.

  • #bfbfbf Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bebec6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8bfe5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c0bde4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b8c2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8bde4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bdbce4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b8bfd7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population