#b8b8bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8b8bd is composed of 72.2% red, 72.2% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.6% cyan, 2.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 3.6% and a lightness of 73.1%. #b8b8bd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #71717b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

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

#b8b8bd color description : Grayish blue.

#b8b8bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8b8bd has RGB values of R:184, G:184, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12105917.

Hex triplet b8b8bd #b8b8bd
RGB Decimal 184, 184, 189 rgb(184,184,189)
RGB Percent 72.2, 72.2, 74.1 rgb(72.2%,72.2%,74.1%)
CMYK 3, 3, 0, 26
HSL 240°, 3.6, 73.1 hsl(240,3.6%,73.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 2.6, 74.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.917, 0.941, -2.534
XYZ 46.091, 48.145, 55.006
xyY 0.309, 0.323, 48.145
CIE-LCH 74.917, 2.703, 290.375
CIE-LUV 74.917, -0.289, -3.95
Hunter-Lab 69.387, -2.856, 1.569
Binary 10111000, 10111000, 10111101

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Alternatives to #b8b8bd

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Text with hexadecimal color #b8b8bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8b8bd;}
.background {background-color:#b8b8bd;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8b8bd;}

Shades and Tints of #b8b8bd

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f5f5f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8b8bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b8b8bd is the less saturated color, while #7979fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8b8bd 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.

  • #b9b9b9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b9b9ba Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdbbc0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cab6c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdbac7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbb9be Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c3b7c0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbb9c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population