#b5b6c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b5b6c9 is composed of 71% red, 71.4% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10% cyan, 9.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 237 degrees, a saturation of 15.6% and a lightness of 74.9%. #b5b6c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6b6d93. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 71
    • G 71
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#b5b6c9 color description : Grayish blue.

#b5b6c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b5b6c9 has RGB values of R:181, G:182, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 11908809.

Hex triplet b5b6c9 #b5b6c9
RGB Decimal 181, 182, 201 rgb(181,182,201)
RGB Percent 71, 71.4, 78.8 rgb(71%,71.4%,78.8%)
CMYK 10, 9, 0, 21
HSL 237°, 15.6, 74.9 hsl(237,15.6%,74.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 237°, 10, 78.8
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.506, 3.372, -9.71
XYZ 46.325, 47.496, 61.982
xyY 0.297, 0.305, 47.496
CIE-LCH 74.506, 10.278, 289.15
CIE-LUV 74.506, -1.645, -15.356
Hunter-Lab 68.918, -0.623, -5.081
Binary 10110101, 10110110, 11001001

Color Schemes with #b5b6c9

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#b5b6c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b5b6c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b5b6c9;}
.background {background-color:#b5b6c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #b5b6c9;}

Shades and Tints of #b5b6c9

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, #040405 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b5b6c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bfbfbf is the less saturated color, while #848afa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b5b6c9 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
  • #b8b9cb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c3b6cc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b8bac7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7b8ca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #beb6cb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b6b8c8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population