#c9b3db Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9b3db is composed of 78.8% red, 70.2% green and 85.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.2% cyan, 18.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 273 degrees, a saturation of 35.7% and a lightness of 78%. #c9b3db color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #9367b7. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 79
    • G 70
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#c9b3db color description : Light grayish violet.

#c9b3db Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9b3db has RGB values of R:201, G:179, B:219 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 13218779.

Hex triplet c9b3db #c9b3db
RGB Decimal 201, 179, 219 rgb(201,179,219)
RGB Percent 78.8, 70.2, 85.9 rgb(78.8%,70.2%,85.9%)
CMYK 8, 18, 0, 14
HSL 273°, 35.7, 78 hsl(273,35.7%,78%)
HSV (or HSB) 273°, 18.3, 85.9
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.929, 15.274, -17.207
XYZ 52.992, 49.773, 73.829
xyY 0.3, 0.282, 49.773
CIE-LCH 75.929, 23.008, 311.595
CIE-LUV 75.929, 9.627, -29.243
Hunter-Lab 70.55, 10.614, -12.662
Binary 11001001, 10110011, 11011011

Color Schemes with #c9b3db

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Alternatives to #c9b3db

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#c9b3db Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c9b3db

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c9b3db;}
.background {background-color:#c9b3db;}
.border {border:1px solid #c9b3db;}

Shades and Tints of #c9b3db

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, #030204 is the darkest color, while #f8f6fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9b3db

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c7c4ca is the less saturated color, while #cc91fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9b3db 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.

  • #bebebe Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c0bcc4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6bde0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c1badb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c7bac8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdb9de Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c4b7db Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c8b7ce Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population