#b5b1bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b5b1bd is composed of 71% red, 69.4% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4.2% cyan, 6.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 260 degrees, a saturation of 8.3% and a lightness of 71.8%. #b5b1bd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6b637b. Closest websafe color is: #cc99cc.

    • R 71
    • G 69
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 4
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#b5b1bd color description : Grayish violet.

#b5b1bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b5b1bd has RGB values of R:181, G:177, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.04, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 11907517.

Hex triplet b5b1bd #b5b1bd
RGB Decimal 181, 177, 189 rgb(181,177,189)
RGB Percent 71, 69.4, 74.1 rgb(71%,69.4%,74.1%)
CMYK 4, 6, 0, 26
HSL 260°, 8.3, 71.8 hsl(260,8.3%,71.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 260°, 6.3, 74.1
Web Safe cc99cc #cc99cc
CIE-LAB 72.854, 3.687, -5.601
XYZ 43.962, 44.942, 54.5
xyY 0.307, 0.313, 44.942
CIE-LCH 72.854, 6.706, 303.359
CIE-LUV 72.854, 1.539, -9.028
Hunter-Lab 67.039, -0.264, -1.273
Binary 10110101, 10110001, 10111101

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Alternatives to #b5b1bd

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Text with hexadecimal color #b5b1bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b5b1bd;}
.background {background-color:#b5b1bd;}
.border {border:1px solid #b5b1bd;}

Shades and Tints of #b5b1bd

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, #060607 is the darkest color, while #fcfbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b5b1bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b7b7b7 is the less saturated color, while #a174fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b5b1bd 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.

  • #b4b4b4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b4b3b6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6b5c0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c2b1c1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b9b4c1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6b3bf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bdb1bf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b7b3c0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population