#b9c6de Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9c6de is composed of 72.5% red, 77.6% green and 87.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 16.7% cyan, 10.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.9% black. It has a hue angle of 218.9 degrees, a saturation of 35.9% and a lightness of 79.8%. #b9c6de color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #738dbd. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 78
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 17
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#b9c6de color description : Light grayish blue.

#b9c6de Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9c6de has RGB values of R:185, G:198, B:222 and CMYK values of C:0.17, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 12175070.

Hex triplet b9c6de #b9c6de
RGB Decimal 185, 198, 222 rgb(185,198,222)
RGB Percent 72.5, 77.6, 87.1 rgb(72.5%,77.6%,87.1%)
CMYK 17, 11, 0, 13
HSL 218.9°, 35.9, 79.8 hsl(218.9,35.9%,79.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.9°, 16.7, 87.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 79.6, 0.466, -13.432
XYZ 53.384, 55.976, 77.095
xyY 0.286, 0.3, 55.976
CIE-LCH 79.6, 13.44, 271.986
CIE-LUV 79.6, -8.189, -20.959
Hunter-Lab 74.817, -3.565, -8.724
Binary 10111001, 11000110, 11011110

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Alternatives to #b9c6de

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#b9c6de Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9c6de

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9c6de;}
.background {background-color:#b9c6de;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9c6de;}

Shades and Tints of #b9c6de

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, #05070a is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9c6de

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c9cbce is the less saturated color, while #99bdfe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9c6de 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.

  • #c5c5c5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c3c5ca Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4c6de Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cec3e1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bbcad8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0c6de Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c6c4e0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bac8da Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population