#b9bdd8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9bdd8 is composed of 72.5% red, 74.1% green and 84.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.4% cyan, 12.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 15.3% black. It has a hue angle of 232.3 degrees, a saturation of 28.4% and a lightness of 78.6%. #b9bdd8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737bb1. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 74
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 14
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#b9bdd8 color description : Grayish blue.

#b9bdd8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9bdd8 has RGB values of R:185, G:189, B:216 and CMYK values of C:0.14, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 12172760.

Hex triplet b9bdd8 #b9bdd8
RGB Decimal 185, 189, 216 rgb(185,189,216)
RGB Percent 72.5, 74.1, 84.7 rgb(72.5%,74.1%,84.7%)
CMYK 14, 13, 0, 15
HSL 232.3°, 28.4, 78.6 hsl(232.3,28.4%,78.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 232.3°, 14.4, 84.7
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 77.081, 4.016, -13.974
XYZ 50.597, 51.667, 72.269
xyY 0.29, 0.296, 51.667
CIE-LCH 77.081, 14.54, 286.035
CIE-LUV 77.081, -3.691, -22.297
Hunter-Lab 71.88, -0.14, -9.295
Binary 10111001, 10111101, 11011000

Color Schemes with #b9bdd8

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Alternatives to #b9bdd8

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#b9bdd8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9bdd8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9bdd8;}
.background {background-color:#b9bdd8;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9bdd8;}

Shades and Tints of #b9bdd8

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 #b9bdd8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c6c6cb is the less saturated color, while #93a1fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9bdd8 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
  • #bebfc4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdc0d9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c6bddb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bac2d0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbbfd9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c1bdd9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9c0d2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population