#b9c3e7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9c3e7 is composed of 72.5% red, 76.5% green and 90.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 19.9% cyan, 15.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.4% black. It has a hue angle of 227 degrees, a saturation of 48.9% and a lightness of 81.6%. #b9c3e7 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7387cf. Closest websafe color is: #ccccff.

    • R 73
    • G 76
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#b9c3e7 color description : Light grayish blue.

#b9c3e7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9c3e7 has RGB values of R:185, G:195, B:231 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 12174311.

Hex triplet b9c3e7 #b9c3e7
RGB Decimal 185, 195, 231 rgb(185,195,231)
RGB Percent 72.5, 76.5, 90.6 rgb(72.5%,76.5%,90.6%)
CMYK 20, 16, 0, 9
HSL 227°, 48.9, 81.6 hsl(227,48.9%,81.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 227°, 19.9, 90.6
Web Safe ccccff #ccccff
CIE-LAB 79.106, 4.03, -19.01
XYZ 53.944, 55.113, 83.393
xyY 0.28, 0.286, 55.113
CIE-LCH 79.106, 19.432, 281.969
CIE-LUV 79.106, -7.227, -30.543
Hunter-Lab 74.238, -0.214, -14.634
Binary 10111001, 11000011, 11100111

Color Schemes with #b9c3e7

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Alternatives to #b9c3e7

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#b9c3e7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9c3e7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9c3e7;}
.background {background-color:#b9c3e7;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9c3e7;}

Shades and Tints of #b9c3e7

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, #010103 is the darkest color, while #f3f5fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9c3e7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #cfcfd1 is the less saturated color, while #a3b7fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9c3e7 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.

  • #c4c4c4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c2c4cb Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfc5e7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7c2e9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b8c9d7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdc4e7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c2c2e8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b8c6dd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population