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Color space conversion

Conversion of this color for each color space representation
RGB open »
Red Green Blue
78.82% 67.84% 84.71%
HSL open »
Hue Saturation Lightness
279.07° 35.54% 76.27%
Hue Saturation Value / Brightness
279.07° 19.91% 84.71%
RGB - Normalized
Red Green Blue
0.79 0.68 0.85
HSL - Normalized
Hue Saturation Lightness
0.78 0.36 0.76
HSV / HSB - Normalized
Hue Saturation Value / Brightness
0.78 0.2 0.85
CMYK open »
Cyan Magenta Yellow Black
7% 20% 0% 15%
Y Cb Cr
0.73 0.07 0.04
51.43 47.26 71.38
L a b
74.36 17.96 -17.95

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CSS notation

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hsl(279, 36%, 76%)

Tints, Shades, and Tones

Tints of color #c9add8


A tint is obtained by adding white to a color. This process reduces darkness.
Shades of color #c9add8


A shade is obtained by adding black to a color. This process increases darkness.
Tones of color #c9add8


A tone is produced either by mixing a color with grey, or by both tinting and shading.

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Color Harmonies

Schemes of colors that work well together. Read more about Color Harmonies »
Complementary Harmony Color Scheme of #c9add8


Create the strongest contrast.
Triad Harmony Color Scheme of #c9add8


Let one color dominate and use the other two for the accent.
Square Harmony Color Scheme of #c9add8


Balance between warm and cool colors.
Adjacent Harmony Color Scheme of #c9add8

Adjacent / Analogous / Analogic

Pleasing and harmonious to the eye, they can be found in nature.
Split Complementary Harmony Color Scheme of #c9add8

Split Complementary

Low tension, strong visual contrast.
Rectangle Tetradic Harmony Color Scheme of #c9add8

Rectangle / Tetradic

Two complementary pairs for a total of four colors.
Pentagram Harmony Color Scheme of #c9add8


Circle around the color wheel, five colors.