#c9cae1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #c9cae1 is composed of 78.8% red, 79.2% green and 88.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.7% cyan, 10.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 11.8% black. It has a hue angle of 237.5 degrees, a saturation of 28.6% and a lightness of 83.5%. #c9cae1 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #9395c3. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 79
    • G 79
    • B 88
    RGB color chart
    • C 11
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 12
    CMYK color chart

#c9cae1 color description : Light grayish blue.

#c9cae1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #c9cae1 has RGB values of R:201, G:202, B:225 and CMYK values of C:0.11, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.12. Its decimal value is 13224673.

Hex triplet c9cae1 #c9cae1
RGB Decimal 201, 202, 225 rgb(201,202,225)
RGB Percent 78.8, 79.2, 88.2 rgb(78.8%,79.2%,88.2%)
CMYK 11, 10, 0, 12
HSL 237.5°, 28.6, 83.5 hsl(237.5,28.6%,83.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 237.5°, 10.7, 88.2
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 81.89, 4.092, -11.494
XYZ 58.796, 60.095, 79.732
xyY 0.296, 0.303, 60.095
CIE-LCH 81.89, 12.2, 289.596
CIE-LUV 81.89, -1.87, -18.529
Hunter-Lab 77.521, -0.277, -6.717
Binary 11001001, 11001010, 11100001

Color Schemes with #c9cae1

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Alternatives to #c9cae1

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#c9cae1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #c9cae1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#c9cae1;}
.background {background-color:#c9cae1;}
.border {border:1px solid #c9cae1;}

Shades and Tints of #c9cae1

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, #050509 is the darkest color, while #fbfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #c9cae1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #d3d3d7 is the less saturated color, while #acaffe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #c9cae1 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.

  • #cccccc Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #cbccd0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbcce2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d6c9e3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #cacddc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #cacbe2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d1c9e2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #caccde Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population