#b9c6e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9c6e6 is composed of 72.5% red, 77.6% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 19.6% cyan, 13.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 222.7 degrees, a saturation of 47.4% and a lightness of 81.4%. #b9c6e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #738dcd. Closest websafe color is: #ccccff.

    • R 73
    • G 78
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#b9c6e6 color description : Light grayish blue.

#b9c6e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9c6e6 has RGB values of R:185, G:198, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 12175078.

Hex triplet b9c6e6 #b9c6e6
RGB Decimal 185, 198, 230 rgb(185,198,230)
RGB Percent 72.5, 77.6, 90.2 rgb(72.5%,77.6%,90.2%)
CMYK 20, 14, 0, 10
HSL 222.7°, 47.4, 81.4 hsl(222.7,47.4%,81.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.7°, 19.6, 90.2
Web Safe ccccff #ccccff
CIE-LAB 79.849, 2.2, -17.351
XYZ 54.482, 56.415, 82.877
xyY 0.281, 0.291, 56.415
CIE-LCH 79.849, 17.49, 277.226
CIE-LUV 79.849, -8.542, -27.585
Hunter-Lab 75.11, -1.965, -12.845
Binary 10111001, 11000110, 11100110

Color Schemes with #b9c6e6

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Alternatives to #b9c6e6

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#b9c6e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9c6e6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9c6e6;}
.background {background-color:#b9c6e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9c6e6;}

Shades and Tints of #b9c6e6

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f3f5fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9c6e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #cfcfd0 is the less saturated color, while #a3bdfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9c6e6 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.

  • #c6c6c6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c3c6cc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2c7e6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cbc4e8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b9cbd9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfc6e6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c4c5e7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9c9de Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population