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#B1B1D9 Hex Code

Color Name: Maximum Blue Purple

What is hex #B1B1D9 Color?

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The color name of hex code #B1B1D9 is Maximum Blue Purple. The RGB values are (177, 177, 217) which means it is composed of 31% red, 31% green and 38% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:18 M:18 Y:0 K:15. In the HSV/HSB scale, #B1B1D9 has a hue of 240°, 18% saturation and a brightness value of 85%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

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Hex #B1B1D9 Color Codes

Color NameMaximum Blue Purple
RGB Values(177, 177, 217)
CMYK Values(18%, 18%, 0%, 15%)
HSV/HSB Values(240°, 18%, 85%)
Closest Web Safe#9999CC
Inverse Color#4E4E26 [Army Green]
Closest Pantone®270 C
Closest RAL7035 [Light grey]
Complementary Color#D9D9B1 [Cookies And Cream]
#B1B1D9 Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#BEBEBE
Weighted Average (Most Common)#B5B5B5
Weighted Average (Luma)#B4B4B4
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#D3D3D3

Hex #B1B1D9 Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of B1B1D9. Complementary color is D9D9B1

Complementary Palette

The complement of #B1B1D9 is #D9D9B1 which is called Cookies And Cream. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #B1B1D9 color is offered by #D9D9B1. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

B1B1D9 D9D9B1
Analogous color palette with (B1B1D9, C5B1D9 and B1C5D9)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of #B1B1D9 are #C5B1D9 and #B1C5D9, called Tropical Violet and Light Steel Blue, respectively. In the RGB color wheel, they are located to the right and left of #B1B1D9 with a 30° separation. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

B1B1D9 C5B1D9 B1C5D9
Split Complementary color palette with (B1B1D9, D9C5B1 and C5D9B1)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of #B1B1D9 are #D9C5B1 (Dark Vanilla) and #C5D9B1 (Pastel Gray). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

B1B1D9 D9C5B1 C5D9B1
Triadic color palette with (B1B1D9, D9B1B1 and B1D9B1)

Triadic Palette

#B1B1D9 triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D9B1B1 (Pale Chestnut) and #B1D9B1 (Light Moss Green) along with #B1B1D9, our main color, create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

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Tetradic color palette with (B1B1D9, D9B1B1, D9D9B1 and B1D9D9)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of #B1B1D9 has #D9B1B1 (Pale Chestnut), #D9D9B1 (Cookies And Cream) and #B1D9D9 (Crystal). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors a little bit to achieve desired results.

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Square color palette with (B1B1D9, D9B1C5, D9D9B1 and B1D9C5)

Square Palette

The square color palette of #B1B1D9 contains #D9B1C5 (Pink Lavender), #D9D9B1 (Cookies And Cream) and #B1D9C5 (Jet Stream). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

B1B1D9 D9B1C5 D9D9B1 B1D9C5
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Hex #B1B1D9 Rainbow Colors Palette

Our #B1B1D9 rainbow color palette is based on the RGB color model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.

B1B1D9 D3B1D9 D9B1BC D9C8B1 C8D9B1 B1D9BC B1D3D9

Tints, Tones & Shades of B1B1D9 Color


  • Transparent C1C1E1C1C1E1
  • Transparent C8C8E4C8C8E4
  • Transparent D0D0E8D0D0E8
  • Transparent D8D8ECD8D8EC
  • Transparent E0E0F0E0E0F0
  • Transparent E8E8F4E8E8F4
  • Transparent EFEFF7EFEFF7
  • Transparent F7F7FBF7F7FB


  • Transparent A7A7C7A7A7C7
  • Transparent A2A2BEA2A2BE
  • Transparent 9D9DB59D9DB5
  • Transparent 9999AD9999AD
  • Transparent 9494A49494A4
  • Transparent 8F8F9B8F8F9B
  • Transparent 8A8A928A8A92
  • Transparent 858589858589


  • Transparent 8E8EAE8E8EAE
  • Transparent 7C7C987C7C98
  • Transparent 6A6A826A6A82
  • Transparent 59596D59596D
  • Transparent 474757474757
  • Transparent 353541353541
  • Transparent 23232B23232B
  • Transparent 121216121216

#B1B1D9 Color Patterns

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Color names have been derived from known and trusted lists OR have been formulated by us. They are close approximations and may not translate to exact names. Also, color is perceived and named differently in cultures and communities around the world. As per studies, only a handful of colors are interpretted and named in the same way across the globe.