#b5b8cb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b5b8cb is composed of 71% red, 72.2% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.8% cyan, 9.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 231.8 degrees, a saturation of 17.5% and a lightness of 75.3%. #b5b8cb color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6b7197. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 71
    • G 72
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 11
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#b5b8cb color description : Grayish blue.

#b5b8cb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b5b8cb has RGB values of R:181, G:184, B:203 and CMYK values of C:0.11, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 11909323.

Hex triplet b5b8cb #b5b8cb
RGB Decimal 181, 184, 203 rgb(181,184,203)
RGB Percent 71, 72.2, 79.6 rgb(71%,72.2%,79.6%)
CMYK 11, 9, 0, 20
HSL 231.8°, 17.5, 75.3 hsl(231.8,17.5%,75.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 231.8°, 10.8, 79.6
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.087, 2.7, -9.934
XYZ 46.974, 48.416, 63.367
xyY 0.296, 0.305, 48.416
CIE-LCH 75.087, 10.294, 285.203
CIE-LUV 75.087, -2.723, -15.616
Hunter-Lab 69.582, -1.265, -5.287
Binary 10110101, 10111000, 11001011

Color Schemes with #b5b8cb

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Alternatives to #b5b8cb

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#b5b8cb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b5b8cb

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.text {color:#b5b8cb;}
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.border {border:1px solid #b5b8cb;}

Shades and Tints of #b5b8cb

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, #050507 is the darkest color, while #fafafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b5b8cb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bfbfc1 is the less saturated color, while #8595fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b5b8cb 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.

  • #b9b9b9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b8b9bd Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #babbcd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c5b7ce Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b8bcc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8bacc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bfb7cd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b6baca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population