#b9c9ec Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9c9ec is composed of 72.5% red, 78.8% green and 92.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.6% cyan, 14.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 221.2 degrees, a saturation of 57.3% and a lightness of 82.5%. #b9c9ec color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7393d9. Closest websafe color is: #ccccff.

    • R 73
    • G 79
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 22
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#b9c9ec color description : Very soft blue.

#b9c9ec Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9c9ec has RGB values of R:185, G:201, B:236 and CMYK values of C:0.22, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 12175852.

Hex triplet b9c9ec #b9c9ec
RGB Decimal 185, 201, 236 rgb(185,201,236)
RGB Percent 72.5, 78.8, 92.5 rgb(72.5%,78.8%,92.5%)
CMYK 22, 15, 0, 7
HSL 221.2°, 57.3, 82.5 hsl(221.2,57.3%,82.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.2°, 21.6, 92.5
Web Safe ccccff #ccccff
CIE-LAB 80.818, 1.926, -19.102
XYZ 56.031, 58.143, 87.623
xyY 0.278, 0.288, 58.143
CIE-LCH 80.818, 19.199, 275.756
CIE-LUV 80.818, -10.153, -30.453
Hunter-Lab 76.251, -2.274, -14.756
Binary 10111001, 11001001, 11101100

Color Schemes with #b9c9ec

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Alternatives to #b9c9ec

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#b9c9ec Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9c9ec

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9c9ec;}
.background {background-color:#b9c9ec;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9c9ec;}

Shades and Tints of #b9c9ec

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, #020407 is the darkest color, while #f7f9fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9c9ec

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #d1d2d4 is the less saturated color, while #a8c3fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9c9ec 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.

  • #c8c8c8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c5c8cf Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4c9eb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ccc7ee Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b9cedd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0c9eb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c5c7ed Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9cce2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population