#b1b9c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b1b9c9 is composed of 69.4% red, 72.5% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 11.9% cyan, 8% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 220 degrees, a saturation of 18.2% and a lightness of 74.1%. #b1b9c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #637393. Closest websafe color is: #99cccc.

    • R 69
    • G 73
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#b1b9c9 color description : Grayish blue.

#b1b9c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b1b9c9 has RGB values of R:177, G:185, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 11647433.

Hex triplet b1b9c9 #b1b9c9
RGB Decimal 177, 185, 201 rgb(177,185,201)
RGB Percent 69.4, 72.5, 78.8 rgb(69.4%,72.5%,78.8%)
CMYK 12, 8, 0, 21
HSL 220°, 18.2, 74.1 hsl(220,18.2%,74.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 220°, 11.9, 78.8
Web Safe 99cccc #99cccc
CIE-LAB 74.99, 0.426, -9.022
XYZ 46.021, 48.262, 62.146
xyY 0.294, 0.309, 48.262
CIE-LCH 74.99, 9.032, 272.705
CIE-LUV 74.99, -5.226, -13.816
Hunter-Lab 69.471, -3.326, -4.409
Binary 10110001, 10111001, 11001001

Color Schemes with #b1b9c9

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Alternatives to #b1b9c9

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#b1b9c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b1b9c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b1b9c9;}
.background {background-color:#b1b9c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #b1b9c9;}

Shades and Tints of #b1b9c9

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, #020203 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b1b9c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bbbcbf is the less saturated color, while #7ea8fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b1b9c9 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
  • #b7b8bb Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #babbca Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c5b7cd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b4bcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7baca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bdb8cb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b3bbc9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population