Color Soft Sky blue (#b5b5cb):
HEX, RGB color codes for HTML and CSS

The Comprehensive Guide to Soft Sky blue (#b5b5cb):
Its Meaning and Harmonious Color Matches in Design.

Soft Sky is a color with a HTML hex code of #b5b5cb.

Hue Family:

blues Family:

weakly saturated

colorful tone




low chroma

Color Information about Soft Sky / #b5b5cb

The HTML HEX code is #b5b5cb. The corresponding color name is "Soft Sky". In RGB values (additive color space used for Digital Displays), this HEX code translates to Red (R): 181%, Green (G): 181%, Blue (B): 203%. In the CMYK color model (subtractive color model used in printing), it is represented by Cyan (C): 11%, Magenta (M): 11%, Yellow (Y):0%, Black (K): 20%. In the HSL color space, #b5b5cb has a hue of 240°, saturation of 17%, and lightness of 75%. The HSV representation is 240° for hue, 11% for saturation, and 80% for value.

In the CIE-LAB color space, the color is denoted by L* (lightness) = 74, a* (green to red) = 4, and b* (blue to yellow) = -11. The XYZ representation is X: 46, Y: 47, Z: 63. In the YUV color space, it translates to Y (luminance) = 0.7196, U (chrominance) = 0.0376, and V (chrominance) = -0.0086.

The decimal value of the color is 11908555. The closest Web-safe HEX code is #CCCCCC. Variations of the colour are #F0F0F4 for a 20% lighter version and #7979A0 for a 20% darker version.

For the color with hex value #b5b5cb, the correlated color temperature (CT) is estimated to be 8021 Kelvin (8021K).

The approximate wavelength of #b5b5cb is around 470.00nm.

HEX Codeb5b5cb#b5b5cb
RGB Decimal Code181, 181, 203rgb(181, 181, 203)
CMYK11, 11, 0, 20/
HSL240°, 17%, 75%hsl(240°, 17%, 75%)
HSV240°, 11%, 80%/
CIE-LAB74, 4, -11/
XYZ 46, 47, 63/
YUV0.7196, 0.0376, -0.0086/
Decimal value11908555/
Color Temperature (CT)8021 Kelvin (8021K)/
Estimate Wavelengtharound 470.00nm/

The Depth and Diversity of Soft Sky (Hex: #b5b5cb): Exploring its Impact in Design and Culture

Soft Sky (#b5b5cb) is a serene hue reminiscent of a misty morning sky. Its gentle lavender undertones evoke a sense of tranquility and calmness. This color mirrors the ethereal beauty of blooming lavender fields, where delicate petals sway in the breeze. Soft Sky also captures the essence of a serene lake at dusk, reflecting the fading light and creating a soothing ambiance. Its subtle coolness is akin to the soft feathers of a dove, symbolizing peace. Allow Soft Sky to transport you to a world of serenity and tranquility, where natures gentle touch embraces your senses.

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Tints and Shades of #b5b5cb HEX color (Soft Sky)

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 #b5b5cb, 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
  • #EDEDF2
  • #DADAE5
  • #C8C8D8
  • #b5b5cb
  • #888898
  • #5B5B66
  • #2D2D33
  • #000000

Tones of Soft Sky (#b5b5cb HEX color)

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In the case of #b5b5cb, #a0a0ad is the less saturated color, while #b5b5cb is the most saturated one.

  • #a0a0ad
  • #a5a5b5
  • #aaaabc
  • #b0b0c4
  • #b5b5cb
  • #606073
  • #5a5a71
  • #55556e
  • #4f4f6c

HTML Usage Examples

HTML using color code example

<p style="color: #b5b5cb;">This is a css example</p>

HTML / CSS Color Name using W3C

W3C HTML / CSS Color Name doesn't exist for #b5b5cb.

CSS color code example

p { color: #b5b5cb; }

Text with hexadecimal color #b5b5cb

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Background Color with #b5b5cb

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Border Color with #b5b5cb

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#b5b5cb Color Preview on White (#ffffff) Background

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#b5b5cb Color Preview on Black (#000000) Background

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CSS codes examples

.text {color:#b5b5cb;}
.background {background-color:#b5b5cb;}
.border {border:1px solid #b5b5cb;}

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