#b9b7bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b7bc is composed of 72.5% red, 71.8% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.6% cyan, 2.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 264 degrees, a saturation of 3.6% and a lightness of 72.7%. #b9b7bc color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #736f79. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 72
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#b9b7bc color description : Grayish violet.

#b9b7bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b7bc has RGB values of R:185, G:183, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12171196.

Hex triplet b9b7bc #b9b7bc
RGB Decimal 185, 183, 188 rgb(185,183,188)
RGB Percent 72.5, 71.8, 73.7 rgb(72.5%,71.8%,73.7%)
CMYK 2, 3, 0, 26
HSL 264°, 3.6, 72.7 hsl(264,3.6%,72.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 264°, 2.7, 73.7
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.706, 1.635, -2.289
XYZ 46.017, 47.812, 54.379
xyY 0.31, 0.323, 47.812
CIE-LCH 74.706, 2.813, 305.542
CIE-LUV 74.706, 0.839, -3.698
Hunter-Lab 69.146, -2.215, 1.775
Binary 10111001, 10110111, 10111100

Color Schemes with #b9b7bc

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Alternatives to #b9b7bc

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#b9b7bc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b7bc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b7bc;}
.background {background-color:#b9b7bc;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b7bc;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b7bc

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #090909 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b7bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b7bc is the less saturated color, while #ac77fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b7bc is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #b8b8b8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b8b8b9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdbabf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cab6c0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdb9c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbb9be Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c3b6bf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcb8c2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population