#b8b8b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8b8b9 is composed of 72.2% red, 72.2% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0.5% cyan, 0.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 0.7% and a lightness of 72.4%. #b8b8b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #717173. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

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

#b8b8b9 color description : Grayish blue.

#b8b8b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8b8b9 has RGB values of R:184, G:184, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12105913.

Hex triplet b8b8b9 #b8b8b9
RGB Decimal 184, 184, 185 rgb(184,184,185)
RGB Percent 72.2, 72.2, 72.5 rgb(72.2%,72.2%,72.5%)
CMYK 1, 1, 0, 27
HSL 240°, 0.7, 72.4 hsl(240,0.7%,72.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 0.5, 72.5
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.809, 0.186, -0.513
XYZ 45.663, 47.974, 52.751
xyY 0.312, 0.328, 47.974
CIE-LCH 74.809, 0.546, 289.949
CIE-LUV 74.809, -0.061, -0.794
Hunter-Lab 69.263, -3.532, 3.329
Binary 10111000, 10111000, 10111001

Color Schemes with #b8b8b9

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Alternatives to #b8b8b9

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#b8b8b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b8b8b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8b8b9;}
.background {background-color:#b8b8b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8b8b9;}

Shades and Tints of #b8b8b9

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, #080808 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8b8b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b8b8b9 is the less saturated color, while #7777fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8b8b9 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
  • #bebabc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cbb6be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdb9c7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcb9bb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c4b6bc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbb9c2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population