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#b0c4de Color Hex (light steel blue)

Hex color #b0c4de, RGB(176, 196, 222) - also known as light steel blue - code, conversions, schemes and color harmonies, as well as examples of use in HTML and CSS.

The hex color code #b0c4de is a shade of blue-cyan. In a RGB color space it is composed of 69.02% red, 76.86% green and 87.06% blue. In HSL notation it has 213.9° hue, 41.1% saturation and 78% lightness. The process color (CMYK) is combination of 20.72% cyan, 11.71% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.94% key (black). The closest short hexadecimal code of #b0c4de is #bcd.

Color information

  • #b0c4de is a shade of blue-cyan.
  • Blue is dominant among the three primary colors (RGB).
  • CMYK color proportions:
    • Cyan: 20.72%
    • Magenta: 11.71%
    • Yellow: 0%
    • Key color - black: 12.94%
  • In the HSL model coordinates are:
    • Hue: 213.9° degrees
    • Saturation: 41.1%
    • Lightness: 78%
  • The values in the RGB color space are:
    • Red: 176 (69.02%)
    • Green: 196 (76.86%)
    • Blue: 222 (87.06%)


C: 20.72%, M: 11.71%, Y: 0%, K: 12.94%
R: 176, G: 196, B: 222
H: 213.9°, S: 41.1%, L: 78%

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#b0c4de color HTML and CSS codes

Example CSS code:

.setFontColor { color: #b0c4de; }
.setBackgroundColor { background-color: #b0c4de; }

#b0c4de text/font color

How to set font color?

<p style="color:#b0c4de">Font color is #b0c4de.</p>

Font color is #b0c4de.

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#b0c4de background color

How to set background color?

<div style="background-color:#b0c4de">Background color is #b0c4de.</div>

Background color is #b0c4de.

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