#c9c9ec Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9c9ec is composed of 78.8% red, 78.8% green and 92.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.8% cyan, 14.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 47.9% and a lightness of 85.7%. #c9c9ec color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #9393d9. Closest websafe color is: #ccccff.

    • R 79
    • G 79
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 15
    • Y 0
    • K 7
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#c9c9ec color description : Light grayish blue.

#c9c9ec Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9c9ec has RGB values of R:201, G:201, B:236 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0.15, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 13224428.

Hex triplet c9c9ec #c9c9ec
RGB Decimal 201, 201, 236 rgb(201,201,236)
RGB Percent 78.8, 78.8, 92.5 rgb(78.8%,78.8%,92.5%)
CMYK 15, 15, 0, 7
HSL 240°, 47.9, 85.7 hsl(240,47.9%,85.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 14.8, 92.5
Web Safe ccccff #ccccff
CIE-LAB 81.972, 6.89, -17.248
XYZ 60.112, 60.247, 87.814
xyY 0.289, 0.289, 60.247
CIE-LCH 81.972, 18.573, 291.777
CIE-LUV 81.972, -2.043, -28.262
Hunter-Lab 77.619, 2.406, -12.745
Binary 11001001, 11001001, 11101100

Color Schemes with #c9c9ec

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Alternatives to #c9c9ec

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#c9c9ec Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c9c9ec

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c9c9ec;}
.background {background-color:#c9c9ec;}
.border {border:1px solid #c9c9ec;}

Shades and Tints of #c9c9ec

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, #010104 is the darkest color, while #f5f5fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9c9ec

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #dadadb is the less saturated color, while #b8b8fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9c9ec 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.

  • #cdcdcd Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #ccccd3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7cced Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d1c9ed Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c8cedd Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8cbed Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cec9ed Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c8cce2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population