#c9b5e4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9b5e4 is composed of 78.8% red, 71% green and 89.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 11.8% cyan, 20.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 10.6% black. It has a hue angle of 265.5 degrees, a saturation of 46.5% and a lightness of 80.2%. #c9b5e4 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #936bc9. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 79
    • G 71
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#c9b5e4 color description : Very soft violet.

#c9b5e4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9b5e4 has RGB values of R:201, G:181, B:228 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 13219300.

Hex triplet c9b5e4 #c9b5e4
RGB Decimal 201, 181, 228 rgb(201,181,228)
RGB Percent 78.8, 71, 89.4 rgb(78.8%,71%,89.4%)
CMYK 12, 21, 0, 11
HSL 265.5°, 46.5, 80.2 hsl(265.5,46.5%,80.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 265.5°, 20.6, 89.4
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.72, 16.023, -20.89
XYZ 54.612, 51.067, 80.374
xyY 0.294, 0.274, 51.067
CIE-LCH 76.72, 26.327, 307.487
CIE-LUV 76.72, 7.887, -35.366
Hunter-Lab 71.461, 11.358, -16.662
Binary 11001001, 10110101, 11100100

Color Schemes with #c9b5e4

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Alternatives to #c9b5e4

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#c9b5e4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c9b5e4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c9b5e4;}
.background {background-color:#c9b5e4;}
.border {border:1px solid #c9b5e4;}

Shades and Tints of #c9b5e4

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, #08040c is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9b5e4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #cccccd is the less saturated color, while #c69efb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9b5e4 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.

  • #c0c0c0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c2bec7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6bee9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c0bce4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c6bdcb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdbbe7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c3b9e4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c7bad4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population