#b5b5a6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b5b5a6 is composed of 71% red, 71% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 8.3% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 9.2% and a lightness of 68%. #b5b5a6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6b6b4d. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 71
    • G 71
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 8
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b5b5a6 color description : Grayish yellow.

#b5b5a6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b5b5a6 has RGB values of R:181, G:181, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.08, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11908518.

Hex triplet b5b5a6 #b5b5a6
RGB Decimal 181, 181, 166 rgb(181,181,166)
RGB Percent 71, 71, 65.1 rgb(71%,71%,65.1%)
CMYK 0, 0, 8, 29
HSL 60°, 9.2, 68 hsl(60,9.2%,68%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 8.3, 71
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 73.301, -2.692, 7.639
XYZ 42.462, 45.625, 42.644
xyY 0.325, 0.349, 45.625
CIE-LCH 73.301, 8.1, 109.409
CIE-LUV 73.301, 0.825, 11.489
Hunter-Lab 67.546, -5.995, 9.851
Binary 10110101, 10110101, 10100110

Color Schemes with #b5b5a6

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Alternatives to #b5b5a6

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#b5b5a6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b5b5a6

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.border {border:1px solid #b5b5a6;}

Shades and Tints of #b5b5a6

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, #070706 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b5b5a6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #afafac is the less saturated color, while #fafa61 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b5b5a6 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.

  • #b3b3b3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b3b3b0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #beb7a9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cdb1ac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bcb5c2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bab6a8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c4b3aa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bab5b7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population