#b5b9bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b5b9bd is composed of 71% red, 72.5% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4.2% cyan, 2.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 210 degrees, a saturation of 5.7% and a lightness of 72.5%. #b5b9bd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6b737b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 71
    • G 73
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 4
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#b5b9bd color description : Grayish blue.

#b5b9bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b5b9bd has RGB values of R:181, G:185, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.04, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 11909565.

Hex triplet b5b9bd #b5b9bd
RGB Decimal 181, 185, 189 rgb(181,185,189)
RGB Percent 71, 72.5, 74.1 rgb(71%,72.5%,74.1%)
CMYK 4, 2, 0, 26
HSL 210°, 5.7, 72.5 hsl(210,5.7%,72.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 210°, 4.2, 74.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.948, -0.628, -2.515
XYZ 45.589, 48.196, 55.042
xyY 0.306, 0.324, 48.196
CIE-LCH 74.948, 2.592, 255.972
CIE-LUV 74.948, -2.462, -3.654
Hunter-Lab 69.423, -4.273, 1.588
Binary 10110101, 10111001, 10111101

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Alternatives to #b5b9bd

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Text with hexadecimal color #b5b9bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b5b9bd;}
.background {background-color:#b5b9bd;}
.border {border:1px solid #b5b9bd;}

Shades and Tints of #b5b9bd

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, #080809 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b5b9bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b5b9bd is the less saturated color, while #74b9fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b5b9bd 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
  • #b7b8b9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebbbf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cab6c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #babbc8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bababe Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c2b7c0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b8bac4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population