#b9c9df Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9c9df is composed of 72.5% red, 78.8% green and 87.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 17% cyan, 9.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.5% black. It has a hue angle of 214.7 degrees, a saturation of 37.3% and a lightness of 80%. #b9c9df color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7393bf. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 79
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 17
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#b9c9df color description : Light grayish blue.

#b9c9df Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9c9df has RGB values of R:185, G:201, B:223 and CMYK values of C:0.17, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 12175839.

Hex triplet b9c9df #b9c9df
RGB Decimal 185, 201, 223 rgb(185,201,223)
RGB Percent 72.5, 78.8, 87.5 rgb(72.5%,78.8%,87.5%)
CMYK 17, 10, 0, 13
HSL 214.7°, 37.3, 80 hsl(214.7,37.3%,80%)
HSV (or HSB) 214.7°, 17, 87.5
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 80.412, -0.916, -12.752
XYZ 54.211, 57.414, 78.034
xyY 0.286, 0.303, 57.414
CIE-LCH 80.412, 12.785, 265.893
CIE-LUV 80.412, -9.621, -19.676
Hunter-Lab 75.772, -4.895, -8.019
Binary 10111001, 11001001, 11011111

Color Schemes with #b9c9df

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Alternatives to #b9c9df

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9c9df;}
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.border {border:1px solid #b9c9df;}

Shades and Tints of #b9c9df

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, #05070b is the darkest color, while #fcfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9c9df

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c9cbcf is the less saturated color, while #9ac4fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9c9df 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.

  • #c7c7c7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c4c7cc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7c9df Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d1c5e2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bbccdb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2c9df Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c8c6e1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bacbdc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population