#b8b9a7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8b9a7 is composed of 72.2% red, 72.5% green and 65.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0.5% cyan, 0% magenta, 9.7% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 63.3 degrees, a saturation of 11.4% and a lightness of 69%. #b8b9a7 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #71734f. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 72
    • G 73
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 1
    • M 0
    • Y 10
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b8b9a7 color description : Grayish yellow.

#b8b9a7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8b9a7 has RGB values of R:184, G:185, B:167 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0, Y:0.1, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12106151.

Hex triplet b8b9a7 #b8b9a7
RGB Decimal 184, 185, 167 rgb(184,185,167)
RGB Percent 72.2, 72.5, 65.5 rgb(72.2%,72.5%,65.5%)
CMYK 1, 0, 10, 27
HSL 63.3°, 11.4, 69 hsl(63.3,11.4%,69%)
HSV (or HSB) 63.3°, 9.7, 72.5
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 74.622, -3.558, 9.014
XYZ 44.09, 47.678, 43.437
xyY 0.326, 0.353, 47.678
CIE-LCH 74.622, 9.69, 111.538
CIE-LUV 74.622, 0.399, 13.614
Hunter-Lab 69.05, -6.86, 11.037
Binary 10111000, 10111001, 10100111

Color Schemes with #b8b9a7

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Alternatives to #b8b9a7

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#b8b9a7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b8b9a7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8b9a7;}
.background {background-color:#b8b9a7;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8b9a7;}

Shades and Tints of #b8b9a7

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 #b8b9a7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b3ad is the less saturated color, while #f3fc64 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8b9a7 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
  • #b7b7b4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2baaa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d1b5ad Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c0b8c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebaa9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c8b6ab Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bdb8ba Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population