#b9b8c4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b8c4 is composed of 72.5% red, 72.2% green and 76.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.6% cyan, 6.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 23.1% black. It has a hue angle of 245 degrees, a saturation of 9.2% and a lightness of 74.5%. #b9b8c4 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737189. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

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#b9b8c4 color description : Grayish blue.

#b9b8c4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b8c4 has RGB values of R:185, G:184, B:196 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 12171460.

    • Hex triplet b9b8c4
      #b9b8c4
    • RGB Decimal 185, 184, 196
      rgb(185,184,196)
    • RGB Percent 72.5, 72.2, 76.9
      rgb(72.5%,72.2%,76.9%)
    • CMYK 6, 6, 0, 23
    • HSL 245°, 9.2, 74.5
      hsl(245,9.2%,74.5%)
    • HSV (or HSB) 245°, 6.1, 76.9
    • Web Safe cccccc
      #cccccc
    • CIE-LAB 75.19, 2.637, -5.936
    • XYZ 47.11, 48.581, 59.117
    • xyY 0.304, 0.314, 48.581
    • CIE-LCH 75.19, 6.495, 293.951
    • CIE-LUV 75.19, -0.138, -9.412
    • Hunter-Lab 69.7, -1.327, -1.498
    • Binary 10111001, 10111000, 11000100

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Alternatives to #b9b8c4

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.text {color:#b9b8c4;}
.background {background-color:#b9b8c4;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b8c4;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b8c4

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, #030304 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b8c4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bdbdbf is the less saturated color, while #8b81fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b8c4 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.

  • #bababa Achromatopsia :
    0.005% of the population
  • #bababc Atypical Achromatopsia :
    0.001% of the population
Monochromacy
  • #bcbbc7 Protanopia :
    1% of men
  • #c8b7c8 Deuteranopia :
    1% of men
  • #bcbbc8 Tritanopia :
    0.001% of the population
Dichromacy
  • #bbbac5 Protanomaly :
    1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c3b7c6 Deuteranomaly :
    6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbbac7 Tritanomaly:
    0.01% of the population
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