#b3b9ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b3b9ad is composed of 70.2% red, 72.5% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 3.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 6.5% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 90 degrees, a saturation of 7.9% and a lightness of 70.2%. #b3b9ad color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #67735b. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 70
    • G 73
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 0
    • Y 6
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b3b9ad color description : Grayish green.

#b3b9ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b3b9ad has RGB values of R:179, G:185, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0, Y:0.06, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 11778477.

Hex triplet b3b9ad #b3b9ad
RGB Decimal 179, 185, 173 rgb(179,185,173)
RGB Percent 70.2, 72.5, 67.8 rgb(70.2%,72.5%,67.8%)
CMYK 3, 0, 6, 27
HSL 90°, 7.9, 70.2 hsl(90,7.9%,70.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 90°, 6.5, 72.5
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 74.38, -4.309, 5.354
XYZ 43.481, 47.299, 46.372
xyY 0.317, 0.345, 47.299
CIE-LCH 74.38, 6.873, 128.823
CIE-LUV 74.38, -2.78, 8.559
Hunter-Lab 68.774, -7.502, 8.165
Binary 10110011, 10111001, 10101101

Color Schemes with #b3b9ad

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Alternatives to #b3b9ad

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#b3b9ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b3b9ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b3b9ad;}
.background {background-color:#b3b9ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #b3b9ad;}

Shades and Tints of #b3b9ad

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, #020302 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b3b9ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b3b3 is the less saturated color, while #b3f96d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b3b9ad 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
  • #b5b7b4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0b9af Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ceb4b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bab9c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbb9ae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c4b6b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b7b9bd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population