#b6b6a9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b6b6a9 is composed of 71.4% red, 71.4% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 7.1% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 8.2% and a lightness of 68.8%. #b6b6a9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6d6d53. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 71
    • G 71
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 7
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b6b6a9 color description : Grayish yellow.

#b6b6a9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b6b6a9 has RGB values of R:182, G:182, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.07, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11974313.

Hex triplet b6b6a9 #b6b6a9
RGB Decimal 182, 182, 169 rgb(182,182,169)
RGB Percent 71.4, 71.4, 66.3 rgb(71.4%,71.4%,66.3%)
CMYK 0, 0, 7, 29
HSL 60°, 8.2, 68.8 hsl(60,8.2%,68.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 7.1, 71.4
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 73.718, -2.343, 6.61
XYZ 43.179, 46.266, 44.189
xyY 0.323, 0.346, 46.266
CIE-LCH 73.718, 7.013, 109.52
CIE-LUV 73.718, 0.717, 9.987
Hunter-Lab 68.019, -5.718, 9.095
Binary 10110110, 10110110, 10101001

Color Schemes with #b6b6a9

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#b6b6a9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b6b6a9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b6b6a9;}
.background {background-color:#b6b6a9;}
.border {border:1px solid #b6b6a9;}

Shades and Tints of #b6b6a9

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, #090908 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b6b6a9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b0b0af is the less saturated color, while #f9f966 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b6b6a9 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
  • #b5b5b3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfb8ac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cdb3af Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdb6c3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbb7ab Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c5b4ad Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bab6b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population