#adb5be Color Information

#adb5be Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #adb5be. In RGB, it consists of 67.8% Red, 71.0% Green, and 74.5% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 8.9% Cyan, 4.7% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 25.5% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 211.8°, with saturation of 11.6% and lightness of 71.2%. The decimal value for #adb5be is 11384254, and its nearest "web safe" color is #99cccc. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #adb5be is blue. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is blue.
  • HexHex code for this color#adb5be Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color173, 181, 190 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color67.8%, 71.0%, 74.5% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.322, 0.290, 0.255 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.089, 0.047, 0, 0.255 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color211.8°, 11.6%, 71.2% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color211.8°, 8.9%, 74.5% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color43.052, 45.650, 55.257 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color173, 178, 190 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code11384254 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color73.318, -0.999, -5.533 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)73.318, 5.623, 259.763 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color73.318, -4.882, -8.153 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color67.565, -4.499, -1.195 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.299, 0.317, 45.650 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4289574334 / 0xffadb5be Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#99cccc Copy
Last Updated: December 6, 2022

Shades of #adb5be

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #adb5be, its pure hue is 211.8° on the color wheel and its saturation is 11.6%, and its lightness is 71.2%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 18 different shades of #adb5be, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0a0b0b to #a3aab3.

Tints of #adb5be

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #adb5be, its pure hue is 211.8° on the color wheel and its saturation is 11.6%, and its lightness is 71.2%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #adb5be, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #b2b9c2 to #fafbfb.

Tones of #adb5be

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #adb5be, its pure hue is 211.8° on the color wheel and its saturation is 11.6%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #adb5be, which range from #b6b6b6 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #6cb1ff (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #adb5be

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #adb5be! For #adb5be, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #adb5be. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #adb5be

This color, #adb5be, consists of 67.8% Red, 71.0% Green, and 74.5% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 173, Green = 181, Blue = 190. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #adb5be is 8.9% Cyan, 4.7% Magenta, 0% Yellow, and 25.5% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R67.8%
C8.9%
G71.0%
M4.7%
B74.5%
Y0.0%
K25.5%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 173 181 190
Octal 255 265 276
Hexa #ad #b5 #be
Binary 10101101 10110101 10111110
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 8 4 0 25
Octal 10 4 0 31
Hexa #08 #04 #00 #19
Binary 00001000 00000100 00000000 00011001

Analogous Colors of #adb5be

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #adb5be — which has hue 211.8° — its analogous colors are located at 181.8° and 241.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #adb5be.

Triadic Colors of #adb5be

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #adb5be — which has hue 211.8° — its triadic colors are located at 91.8° and 331.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #adb5be.

Complementary Color of #adb5be

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #adb5be — which has hue 211.8° — its complementary color is located at 31.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #adb5be.

Split Complementary Colors of #adb5be

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #adb5be — which has hue 211.8° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 1.8° and 211.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #adb5be.

Tetradic Colors of #adb5be

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #adb5be — which has hue 211.8° — its tetradic colors are located at 121.8°, 211.8°, 301.8°, and 31.8° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #adb5be.

Monochromatic Colors of #adb5be

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #adb5be, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #8a9097 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #d4dae1 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #adb5be

We want to make getting started with #adb5be on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #adb5be into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #adb5be can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #adb5be with other HTML elements.

#adb5be Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #adb5be.
<span style="color: #adb5be;">The color of this text is #adb5be.</span>

#adb5be Background Color

The background color for this text is #adb5be.
<div style="background-color: #adb5be; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #adb5be.</div>

#adb5be Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #adb5be.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #adb5be;">This color for the shadow of this text is #adb5be.</span>

#adb5be Border Color

This is a div with border color #adb5be.
<div style="border: #adb5be 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #adb5be.</div>

#adb5be Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #adb5be on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #adb5be; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #adb5be on a white background.</div></div>

#adb5be Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #adb5be on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #adb5be; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #adb5be on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #adb5be to White

This is a gradient from #adb5be to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#adb5be,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#adb5be,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#adb5be,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#adb5be,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #adb5be to white.</div>

Gradient from #adb5be to Black

This is a gradient from #adb5be to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#adb5be,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#adb5be,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#adb5be,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#adb5be,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #adb5be to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #adb5be

In addition to using #adb5be on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #adb5be in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #adb5be, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 173, Green = 181, Blue = 190). If you need details about the color coordinates of #adb5be in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #adb5be
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(173, 181, 190)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #adb5be; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #adb5be; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #adb5be; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(173, 181, 190);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#adb5be")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:173, green:181, blue:190, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:173 green:181 blue:190 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(173f, 181f, 190f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(173, 181, 190);
 

#adb5be Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #adb5be the same way. For those with color blindness, #adb5be might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #adb5be looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #adb5be is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #adb5be looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #adb5be will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Recommended

We analyzed whether #adb5be is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 2.1:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text