#b3b8c5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b3b8c5 is composed of 70.2% red, 72.2% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.1% cyan, 6.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 223.3 degrees, a saturation of 13.4% and a lightness of 73.7%. #b3b8c5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #67718b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 70
    • G 72
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 9
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#b3b8c5 color description : Grayish blue.

#b3b8c5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b3b8c5 has RGB values of R:179, G:184, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 11778245.

Hex triplet b3b8c5 #b3b8c5
RGB Decimal 179, 184, 197 rgb(179,184,197)
RGB Percent 70.2, 72.2, 77.3 rgb(70.2%,72.2%,77.3%)
CMYK 9, 7, 0, 23
HSL 223.3°, 13.4, 73.7 hsl(223.3,13.4%,73.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 223.3°, 9.1, 77.3
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.759, 0.811, -7.17
XYZ 45.807, 47.896, 59.652
xyY 0.299, 0.312, 47.896
CIE-LCH 74.759, 7.215, 276.453
CIE-LUV 74.759, -3.476, -10.997
Hunter-Lab 69.207, -2.965, -2.66
Binary 10110011, 10111000, 11000101

Color Schemes with #b3b8c5

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Alternatives to #b3b8c5

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#b3b8c5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b3b8c5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b3b8c5;}
.background {background-color:#b3b8c5;}
.border {border:1px solid #b3b8c5;}

Shades and Tints of #b3b8c5

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, #010202 is the darkest color, while #f6f6f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b3b8c5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b8bac0 is the less saturated color, while #7a9ffe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b3b8c5 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
  • #bbbac7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c6b6c9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b7bbc8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8b9c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bfb7c7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b5bac7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population