#bbc9e8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bbc9e8 is composed of 73.3% red, 78.8% green and 91% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 19.4% cyan, 13.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 221.3 degrees, a saturation of 49.5% and a lightness of 82.2%. #bbc9e8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7793d1. Closest websafe color is: #ccccff.

    • R 73
    • G 79
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 19
    • M 13
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#bbc9e8 color description : Light grayish blue.

#bbc9e8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bbc9e8 has RGB values of R:187, G:201, B:232 and CMYK values of C:0.19, M:0.13, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 12306920.

Hex triplet bbc9e8 #bbc9e8
RGB Decimal 187, 201, 232 rgb(187,201,232)
RGB Percent 73.3, 78.8, 91 rgb(73.3%,78.8%,91%)
CMYK 19, 13, 0, 9
HSL 221.3°, 49.5, 82.2 hsl(221.3,49.5%,82.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.3°, 19.4, 91
Web Safe ccccff #ccccff
CIE-LAB 80.83, 1.655, -16.931
XYZ 55.943, 58.163, 84.619
xyY 0.282, 0.293, 58.163
CIE-LCH 80.83, 17.012, 275.581
CIE-LUV 80.83, -8.999, -26.859
Hunter-Lab 76.265, -2.528, -12.399
Binary 10111011, 11001001, 11101000

Color Schemes with #bbc9e8

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Alternatives to #bbc9e8

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#bbc9e8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bbc9e8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bbc9e8;}
.background {background-color:#bbc9e8;}
.border {border:1px solid #bbc9e8;}

Shades and Tints of #bbc9e8

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, #020305 is the darkest color, while #f6f8fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bbc9e8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #d0d1d3 is the less saturated color, while #a6c1fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bbc9e8 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
  • #c5c9e8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cec6ea Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bbcedc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1c9e8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c7c7e9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbcce0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population