#b6b8bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b6b8bd is composed of 71.4% red, 72.2% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 3.7% cyan, 2.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 222.9 degrees, a saturation of 5% and a lightness of 72.7%. #b6b8bd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #6d717b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 71
    • G 72
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 4
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#b6b8bd color description : Grayish blue.

#b6b8bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b6b8bd has RGB values of R:182, G:184, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.04, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 11974845.

Hex triplet b6b8bd #b6b8bd
RGB Decimal 182, 184, 189 rgb(182,184,189)
RGB Percent 71.4, 72.2, 74.1 rgb(71.4%,72.2%,74.1%)
CMYK 4, 3, 0, 26
HSL 222.9°, 5, 72.7 hsl(222.9,5%,72.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.9°, 3.7, 74.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.762, 0.252, -2.78
XYZ 45.615, 47.9, 54.984
xyY 0.307, 0.323, 47.9
CIE-LCH 74.762, 2.791, 275.173
CIE-LUV 74.762, -1.407, -4.201
Hunter-Lab 69.21, -3.47, 1.344
Binary 10110110, 10111000, 10111101

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Alternatives to #b6b8bd

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#b6b8bd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b6b8bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b6b8bd;}
.background {background-color:#b6b8bd;}
.border {border:1px solid #b6b8bd;}

Shades and Tints of #b6b8bd

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, #090909 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b6b8bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b6b8bd is the less saturated color, while #769dfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b6b8bd 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
  • #b8b8b9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdbabf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9b6c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bbbac7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bab9be Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c2b6c0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9b9c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population