#b3b6bc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b3b6bc is composed of 70.2% red, 71.4% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4.8% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 220 degrees, a saturation of 6.3% and a lightness of 72%. #b3b6bc color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #676d79. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 70
    • G 71
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 5
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#b3b6bc color description : Grayish blue.

#b3b6bc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b3b6bc has RGB values of R:179, G:182, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 11777724.

Hex triplet b3b6bc #b3b6bc
RGB Decimal 179, 182, 188 rgb(179,182,188)
RGB Percent 70.2, 71.4, 73.7 rgb(70.2%,71.4%,73.7%)
CMYK 5, 3, 0, 26
HSL 220°, 6.3, 72 hsl(220,6.3%,72%)
HSV (or HSB) 220°, 4.8, 73.7
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 73.978, 0.102, -3.412
XYZ 44.394, 46.67, 54.244
xyY 0.306, 0.321, 46.67
CIE-LCH 73.978, 3.414, 271.714
CIE-LUV 73.978, -2.015, -5.123
Hunter-Lab 68.316, -3.557, 0.744
Binary 10110011, 10110110, 10111100

Color Schemes with #b3b6bc

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Alternatives to #b3b6bc

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#b3b6bc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b3b6bc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b3b6bc;}
.background {background-color:#b3b6bc;}
.border {border:1px solid #b3b6bc;}

Shades and Tints of #b3b6bc

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, #070707 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b3b6bc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b6bc is the less saturated color, while #71a0fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b3b6bc 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.

  • #b6b6b6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b5b6b7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbb8be Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7b4c1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b8b8c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8b7bd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bfb5bf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b6b7c2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population