#b9cae7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9cae7 is composed of 72.5% red, 79.2% green and 90.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 19.9% cyan, 12.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.4% black. It has a hue angle of 217.8 degrees, a saturation of 48.9% and a lightness of 81.6%. #b9cae7 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7395cf. Closest websafe color is: #ccccff.

    • R 73
    • G 79
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#b9cae7 color description : Light grayish blue.

#b9cae7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9cae7 has RGB values of R:185, G:202, B:231 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 12176103.

Hex triplet b9cae7 #b9cae7
RGB Decimal 185, 202, 231 rgb(185,202,231)
RGB Percent 72.5, 79.2, 90.6 rgb(72.5%,79.2%,90.6%)
CMYK 20, 13, 0, 9
HSL 217.8°, 48.9, 81.6 hsl(217.8,48.9%,81.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 217.8°, 19.9, 90.6
Web Safe ccccff #ccccff
CIE-LAB 80.919, 0.286, -16.276
XYZ 55.549, 58.324, 83.928
xyY 0.281, 0.295, 58.324
CIE-LCH 80.919, 16.279, 271.005
CIE-LUV 80.919, -10.401, -25.58
Hunter-Lab 76.37, -3.813, -11.698
Binary 10111001, 11001010, 11100111

Color Schemes with #b9cae7

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Alternatives to #b9cae7

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#b9cae7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9cae7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9cae7;}
.background {background-color:#b9cae7;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9cae7;}

Shades and Tints of #b9cae7

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, #010203 is the darkest color, while #f3f6fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9cae7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #cfd0d1 is the less saturated color, while #a3c4fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9cae7 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
  • #c6cae6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cfc7ea Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bacedd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1cae6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c7c8e9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9cce0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population