#c9b6d9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9b6d9 is composed of 78.8% red, 71.4% green and 85.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.4% cyan, 16.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 272.6 degrees, a saturation of 31.5% and a lightness of 78.2%. #c9b6d9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #936db3. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 79
    • G 71
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#c9b6d9 color description : Light grayish violet.

#c9b6d9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9b6d9 has RGB values of R:201, G:182, B:217 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 13219545.

Hex triplet c9b6d9 #c9b6d9
RGB Decimal 201, 182, 217 rgb(201,182,217)
RGB Percent 78.8, 71.4, 85.1 rgb(78.8%,71.4%,85.1%)
CMYK 7, 16, 0, 15
HSL 272.6°, 31.5, 78.2 hsl(272.6,31.5%,78.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 272.6°, 16.1, 85.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.608, 13.242, -15.098
XYZ 53.338, 50.883, 72.653
xyY 0.302, 0.288, 50.883
CIE-LCH 76.608, 20.082, 311.251
CIE-LUV 76.608, 8.351, -25.574
Hunter-Lab 71.333, 8.638, -10.455
Binary 11001001, 10110110, 11011001

Color Schemes with #c9b6d9

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Alternatives to #c9b6d9

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#c9b6d9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c9b6d9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c9b6d9;}
.background {background-color:#c9b6d9;}
.border {border:1px solid #c9b6d9;}

Shades and Tints of #c9b6d9

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 #f9f7fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9b6d9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c8c7c8 is the less saturated color, while #cc94fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9b6d9 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
  • #c2bec5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #babede Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c5bbda Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c8bcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfbbdc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c6b9d9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c8bacf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population