#b5b5b1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b5b5b1 is composed of 71% red, 71% green and 69.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 2.2% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 2.6% and a lightness of 70.2%. #b5b5b1 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6b6b63. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 71
    • G 71
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 2
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b5b5b1 color description : Grayish yellow.

#b5b5b1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b5b5b1 has RGB values of R:181, G:181, B:177 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.02, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11908529.

Hex triplet b5b5b1 #b5b5b1
RGB Decimal 181, 181, 177 rgb(181,181,177)
RGB Percent 71, 71, 69.4 rgb(71%,71%,69.4%)
CMYK 0, 0, 2, 29
HSL 60°, 2.6, 70.2 hsl(60,2.6%,70.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 2.2, 71
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 73.575, -0.739, 2.027
XYZ 43.514, 46.046, 48.188
xyY 0.316, 0.334, 46.046
CIE-LCH 73.575, 2.158, 110.037
CIE-LUV 73.575, 0.22, 3.107
Hunter-Lab 67.857, -4.284, 5.396
Binary 10110101, 10110101, 10110001

Color Schemes with #b5b5b1

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Alternatives to #b5b5b1

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#b5b5b1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b5b5b1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b5b5b1;}
.background {background-color:#b5b5b1;}
.border {border:1px solid #b5b5b1;}

Shades and Tints of #b5b5b1

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, #030302 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b5b5b1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b5b5b1 is the less saturated color, while #fbfb6b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b5b5b1 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.

  • #b5b5b5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b5b5b4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcb7b4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cab3b6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bbb6c3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9b6b3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c2b3b4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9b5bc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population