#b8b8a8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8b8a8 is composed of 72.2% red, 72.2% green and 65.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 8.7% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 10.1% and a lightness of 69%. #b8b8a8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #717151. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 72
    • G 72
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 9
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b8b8a8 color description : Grayish yellow.

#b8b8a8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8b8a8 has RGB values of R:184, G:184, B:168 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.09, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12105896.

Hex triplet b8b8a8 #b8b8a8
RGB Decimal 184, 184, 168 rgb(184,184,168)
RGB Percent 72.2, 72.2, 65.9 rgb(72.2%,72.2%,65.9%)
CMYK 0, 0, 9, 28
HSL 60°, 10.1, 69 hsl(60,10.1%,69%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 8.7, 72.2
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 74.38, -2.856, 8.126
XYZ 43.974, 47.299, 43.857
xyY 0.325, 0.35, 47.299
CIE-LCH 74.38, 8.613, 109.368
CIE-LUV 74.38, 0.879, 12.236
Hunter-Lab 68.774, -6.221, 10.333
Binary 10111000, 10111000, 10101000

Color Schemes with #b8b8a8

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Alternatives to #b8b8a8

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#b8b8a8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b8b8a8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8b8a8;}
.background {background-color:#b8b8a8;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8b8a8;}

Shades and Tints of #b8b8a8

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, #0a0a08 is the darkest color, while #fffffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8b8a8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b2b2ae is the less saturated color, while #fbfb65 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8b8a8 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.

  • #b6b6b6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b6b6b3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1baab Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d0b4ae Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bfb7c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #beb9aa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c7b5ac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bdb7ba Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population