#b9cae4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9cae4 is composed of 72.5% red, 79.2% green and 89.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 18.9% cyan, 11.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.6% black. It has a hue angle of 216.3 degrees, a saturation of 44.3% and a lightness of 81%. #b9cae4 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7395c9. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 79
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 19
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 11
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#b9cae4 color description : Light grayish blue.

#b9cae4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9cae4 has RGB values of R:185, G:202, B:228 and CMYK values of C:0.19, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 12176100.

Hex triplet b9cae4 #b9cae4
RGB Decimal 185, 202, 228 rgb(185,202,228)
RGB Percent 72.5, 79.2, 89.4 rgb(72.5%,79.2%,89.4%)
CMYK 19, 11, 0, 11
HSL 216.3°, 44.3, 81 hsl(216.3,44.3%,81%)
HSV (or HSB) 216.3°, 18.9, 89.4
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 80.825, -0.369, -14.811
XYZ 55.129, 58.156, 81.715
xyY 0.283, 0.298, 58.156
CIE-LCH 80.825, 14.816, 268.572
CIE-LUV 80.825, -10.282, -23.095
Hunter-Lab 76.26, -4.416, -10.149
Binary 10111001, 11001010, 11100100

Color Schemes with #b9cae4

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Alternatives to #b9cae4

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#b9cae4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9cae4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9cae4;}
.background {background-color:#b9cae4;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9cae4;}

Shades and Tints of #b9cae4

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #f2f5fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9cae4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #ccced1 is the less saturated color, while #9fc5fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9cae4 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
  • #c5c8ce Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7cae3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d0c6e7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bacedd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2cae3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c7c7e6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #baccdf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population