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#b3b3dc Color Hex

Hex color #b3b3dc, RGB(179, 179, 220) - code, conversions, schemes and color harmonies, as well as examples of use in HTML and CSS.

The hex color code #b3b3dc is a shade of blue. In a RGB color space it is composed of 70.2% red, 70.2% green and 86.27% blue. In HSL notation it has 240° hue, 36.9% saturation and 78.2% lightness. The process color (CMYK) is combination of 18.64% cyan, 18.64% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.73% key (black). The closest short hexadecimal code of #b3b3dc is #bbd.

Color information

  • #b3b3dc is a shade of blue.
  • Blue is dominant among the three primary colors (RGB).
  • CMYK color proportions:
    • Cyan: 18.64%
    • Magenta: 18.64%
    • Yellow: 0%
    • Key color - black: 13.73%
  • In the HSL model coordinates are:
    • Hue: 240° degrees
    • Saturation: 36.9%
    • Lightness: 78.2%
  • The values in the RGB color space are:
    • Red: 179 (70.2%)
    • Green: 179 (70.2%)
    • Blue: 220 (86.27%)


C: 18.64%, M: 18.64%, Y: 0%, K: 13.73%
R: 179, G: 179, B: 220
H: 240°, S: 36.9%, L: 78.2%

Color harmonies

#b3b3dc color HTML and CSS codes

Example CSS code:

.setFontColor { color: #b3b3dc; }
.setBackgroundColor { background-color: #b3b3dc; }

#b3b3dc text/font color

How to set font color?

<p style="color:#b3b3dc">Font color is #b3b3dc.</p>

Font color is #b3b3dc.

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#b3b3dc background color

How to set background color?

<div style="background-color:#b3b3dc">Background color is #b3b3dc.</div>

Background color is #b3b3dc.

Red was ruby, green was fluorescent, yellow was simply incandescent. Color was life. Color was everything. Color, you see, was the universal sign of magic.
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