#b3b1b8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b3b1b8 is composed of 70.2% red, 69.4% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.7% cyan, 3.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 257.1 degrees, a saturation of 4.7% and a lightness of 70.8%. #b3b1b8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #676371. Closest websafe color is: #cc99cc.

    • R 70
    • G 69
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b3b1b8 color description : Grayish violet.

#b3b1b8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b3b1b8 has RGB values of R:179, G:177, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 11776440.

Hex triplet b3b1b8 #b3b1b8
RGB Decimal 179, 177, 184 rgb(179,177,184)
RGB Percent 70.2, 69.4, 72.2 rgb(70.2%,69.4%,72.2%)
CMYK 3, 4, 0, 28
HSL 257.1°, 4.7, 70.8 hsl(257.1,4.7%,70.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 257.1°, 3.8, 72.2
Web Safe cc99cc #cc99cc
CIE-LAB 72.554, 2.028, -3.319
XYZ 42.963, 44.489, 51.669
xyY 0.309, 0.32, 44.489
CIE-LCH 72.554, 3.889, 301.427
CIE-LUV 72.554, 0.72, -5.29
Hunter-Lab 66.7, -1.749, 0.761
Binary 10110011, 10110001, 10111000

Color Schemes with #b3b1b8

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Alternatives to #b3b1b8

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#b3b1b8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b3b1b8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b3b1b8;}
.background {background-color:#b3b1b8;}
.border {border:1px solid #b3b1b8;}

Shades and Tints of #b3b1b8

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, #040404 is the darkest color, while #f9f9f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b3b1b8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b1b8 is the less saturated color, while #966cfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b3b1b8 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.

  • #b2b2b2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b2b2b3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7b4bb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c3b0bd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b7b4c1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b5b3ba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bdb0bb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b6b3bd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population