Color English Hollyhock aqua-blue (#b5c9d3):
HEX, RGB color codes for HTML and CSS

The Comprehensive Guide to English Hollyhock aqua-blue (#b5c9d3):
Its Meaning and Harmonious Color Matches in Design.

English Hollyhock is a color with a HTML hex code of #b5c9d3.

Hue Family:

aqua-blues Family:

weakly saturated

colorful tone




low chroma

Color Information about English Hollyhock / #b5c9d3

The HTML HEX code is #b5c9d3. The corresponding color name is "English Hollyhock". In RGB values (additive color space used for Digital Displays), this HEX code translates to Red (R): 181%, Green (G): 201%, Blue (B): 211%. In the CMYK color model (subtractive color model used in printing), it is represented by Cyan (C): 14%, Magenta (M): 5%, Yellow (Y):0%, Black (K): 17%. In the HSL color space, #b5c9d3 has a hue of 200°, saturation of 25%, and lightness of 77%. The HSV representation is 200° for hue, 14% for saturation, and 83% for value.

In the CIE-LAB color space, the color is denoted by L* (lightness) = 80, a* (green to red) = -5, and b* (blue to yellow) = -7. The XYZ representation is X: 52, Y: 56, Z: 70. In the YUV color space, it translates to Y (luminance) = 0.7693, U (chrominance) = 0.0286, and V (chrominance) = -0.0522.

The decimal value of the color is 11913683. The closest Web-safe HEX code is #CCCCCC. Variations of the colour are #F5F8F9 for a 20% lighter version and #769AAD for a 20% darker version.

For the color with hex value #b5c9d3, the correlated color temperature (CT) is estimated to be 8029 Kelvin (8029K).

The approximate wavelength of #b5c9d3 is around 490.00nm.

HEX Codeb5c9d3#b5c9d3
RGB Decimal Code181, 201, 211rgb(181, 201, 211)
CMYK14, 5, 0, 17/
HSL200°, 25%, 77%hsl(200°, 25%, 77%)
HSV200°, 14%, 83%/
CIE-LAB80, -5, -7/
XYZ 52, 56, 70/
YUV0.7693, 0.0286, -0.0522/
Decimal value11913683/
Color Temperature (CT)8029 Kelvin (8029K)/
Estimate Wavelengtharound 490.00nm/

The Depth and Diversity of English Hollyhock (Hex: #b5c9d3): Exploring its Impact in Design and Culture

The hex color #b5c9d3, also known as English Hollyhock, bears similarities to the delicate petals of the hollyhock flower that gracefully sway in the summer breeze. Its cool and serene tone evokes the tranquility of a clear sky meeting the calm ocean, making it reminiscent of a peaceful coastal scene. This colors ethereal charm is akin to the soft hues found in seashells, creating a connection to the wonders of the oceans depths. Incorporating #b5c9d3 into designs brings forth a sense of serenity and natural beauty, reminiscent of the hollyhocks enchanting presence in a garden oasis.

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Tints and Shades of #b5c9d3 HEX color (English Hollyhock)

In color theory, tints and shades are essential for understanding the depth and luminosity of colors. A tint is achieved by adding white to a pure hue, lightening its appearance. Conversely, a shade results from blending black with a color, giving it a deeper tone. In the context of #b5c9d3, this color stands at the center between its tints and shades. While the tints get progressively lighter moving towards white (#ffffff), the shades deepen towards black (#000000).

  • #ffffff
  • #EDF2F4
  • #DAE4E9
  • #C8D7DE
  • #b5c9d3
  • #88979E
  • #5B656A
  • #2D3235
  • #000000

Tones of English Hollyhock (#b5c9d3 HEX color)

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In the case of #b5c9d3, #a0acb2 is the less saturated color, while #b5c9d3 is the most saturated one.

  • #a0acb2
  • #a5b3ba
  • #aabac2
  • #b0c2cb
  • #b5c9d3
  • #5d707a
  • #576e79
  • #526b78
  • #4c6977

HTML Usage Examples

HTML using color code example

<p style="color: #b5c9d3;">This is a css example</p>

HTML / CSS Color Name using W3C

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CSS color code example

p { color: #b5c9d3; }

Text with hexadecimal color #b5c9d3

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Background Color with #b5c9d3

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Border Color with #b5c9d3

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#b5c9d3 Color Preview on White (#ffffff) Background

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#b5c9d3 Color Preview on Black (#000000) Background

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CSS codes examples

.text {color:#b5c9d3;}
.background {background-color:#b5c9d3;}
.border {border:1px solid #b5c9d3;}

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