#b8b8ae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8b8ae is composed of 72.2% red, 72.2% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 5.4% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 6.6% and a lightness of 70.2%. #b8b8ae color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #71715d. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 72
    • G 72
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 5
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b8b8ae color description : Grayish yellow.

#b8b8ae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8b8ae has RGB values of R:184, G:184, B:174 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.05, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12105902.

Hex triplet b8b8ae #b8b8ae
RGB Decimal 184, 184, 174 rgb(184,184,174)
RGB Percent 72.2, 72.2, 68.2 rgb(72.2%,72.2%,68.2%)
CMYK 0, 0, 5, 28
HSL 60°, 6.6, 70.2 hsl(60,6.6%,70.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 5.4, 72.2
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 74.526, -1.814, 5.069
XYZ 44.546, 47.527, 46.869
xyY 0.321, 0.342, 47.527
CIE-LCH 74.526, 5.384, 109.689
CIE-LUV 74.526, 0.553, 7.714
Hunter-Lab 68.94, -5.306, 7.95
Binary 10111000, 10111000, 10101110

Color Schemes with #b8b8ae

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Alternatives to #b8b8ae

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Text with hexadecimal color #b8b8ae

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8b8ae;}
.background {background-color:#b8b8ae;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8b8ae;}

Shades and Tints of #b8b8ae

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, #030302 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8b8ae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b8b8ae is the less saturated color, while #fefe68 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8b8ae 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.

  • #b7b7b7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b7b7b5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0bab1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ceb5b4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bfb8c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdb9b0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c6b6b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcb8bd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population