#b6b8b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b6b8b9 is composed of 71.4% red, 72.2% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.6% cyan, 0.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 200 degrees, a saturation of 2.1% and a lightness of 72%. #b6b8b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6d7173. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

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

#b6b8b9 color description : Grayish blue.

#b6b8b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b6b8b9 has RGB values of R:182, G:184, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 11974841.

Hex triplet b6b8b9 #b6b8b9
RGB Decimal 182, 184, 185 rgb(182,184,185)
RGB Percent 71.4, 72.2, 72.5 rgb(71.4%,72.2%,72.5%)
CMYK 2, 1, 0, 27
HSL 200°, 2.1, 72 hsl(200,2.1%,72%)
HSV (or HSB) 200°, 1.6, 72.5
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.654, -0.51, -0.758
XYZ 45.187, 47.729, 52.728
xyY 0.31, 0.328, 47.729
CIE-LCH 74.654, 0.914, 236.047
CIE-LUV 74.654, -1.189, -1.039
Hunter-Lab 69.086, -4.149, 3.108
Binary 10110110, 10111000, 10111001

Color Schemes with #b6b8b9

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Alternatives to #b6b8b9

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#b6b8b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b6b8b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b6b8b9;}
.background {background-color:#b6b8b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #b6b8b9;}

Shades and Tints of #b6b8b9

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, #070707 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b6b8b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b6b8b9 is the less saturated color, while #74cefb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b6b8b9 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
  • #b8b8b8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebabb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cbb5be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bbb9c7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbb9ba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c3b6bc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9b9c2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population