#b5b9b8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b5b9b8 is composed of 71% red, 72.5% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 0.5% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 165 degrees, a saturation of 2.8% and a lightness of 71.8%. #b5b9b8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6b7371. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 71
    • G 73
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b5b9b8 color description : Grayish cyan.

#b5b9b8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b5b9b8 has RGB values of R:181, G:185, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 11909560.

Hex triplet b5b9b8 #b5b9b8
RGB Decimal 181, 185, 184 rgb(181,185,184)
RGB Percent 71, 72.5, 72.2 rgb(71%,72.5%,72.2%)
CMYK 2, 0, 1, 27
HSL 165°, 2.8, 71.8 hsl(165,2.8%,71.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 165°, 2.2, 72.5
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.814, -1.582, 0.012
XYZ 45.055, 47.982, 52.233
xyY 0.31, 0.33, 47.982
CIE-LCH 74.814, 1.582, 179.571
CIE-LUV 74.814, -2.202, 0.29
Hunter-Lab 69.269, -5.118, 3.781
Binary 10110101, 10111001, 10111000

Color Schemes with #b5b9b8

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Alternatives to #b5b9b8

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#b5b9b8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b5b9b8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b5b9b8;}
.background {background-color:#b5b9b8;}
.border {border:1px solid #b5b9b8;}

Shades and Tints of #b5b9b8

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, #060707 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b5b9b8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b5b9b8 is the less saturated color, while #73fbd9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b5b9b8 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
  • #b7b8b8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfbaba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ccb6bd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bbbac8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbbab9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c3b7bb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b8bac2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population