#bb9ec7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb9ec7 is composed of 73.3% red, 62% green and 78% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6% cyan, 20.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 282.4 degrees, a saturation of 26.8% and a lightness of 70%. #bb9ec7 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #773d8f. Closest websafe color is: #cc99cc.

    • R 73
    • G 62
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 6
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#bb9ec7 color description : Grayish violet.

#bb9ec7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb9ec7 has RGB values of R:187, G:158, B:199 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 12295879.

Hex triplet bb9ec7 #bb9ec7
RGB Decimal 187, 158, 199 rgb(187,158,199)
RGB Percent 73.3, 62, 78 rgb(73.3%,62%,78%)
CMYK 6, 21, 0, 22
HSL 282.4°, 26.8, 70 hsl(282.4,26.8%,70%)
HSV (or HSB) 282.4°, 20.6, 78
Web Safe cc99cc #cc99cc
CIE-LAB 68.854, 18.167, -17.044
XYZ 43.028, 39.143, 59.318
xyY 0.304, 0.277, 39.143
CIE-LCH 68.854, 24.911, 316.826
CIE-LUV 68.854, 13.549, -29.008
Hunter-Lab 62.564, 13.274, -12.419
Binary 10111011, 10011110, 11000111

Color Schemes with #bb9ec7

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Alternatives to #bb9ec7

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#bb9ec7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb9ec7

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.text {color:#bb9ec7;}
.background {background-color:#bb9ec7;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb9ec7;}

Shades and Tints of #bb9ec7

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, #020102 is the darkest color, while #f8f5f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb9ec7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b4b0b5 is the less saturated color, while #d169fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb9ec7 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.

  • #ababab Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aea8b1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a3abce Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aea8c8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #baa7b3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #aca6cb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b3a4c7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #baa3ba Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population