#b8b9bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8b9bd is composed of 72.2% red, 72.5% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.6% cyan, 2.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 228 degrees, a saturation of 3.6% and a lightness of 73.1%. #b8b9bd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #71737b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 72
    • G 73
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#b8b9bd color description : Grayish blue.

#b8b9bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8b9bd has RGB values of R:184, G:185, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12106173.

Hex triplet b8b9bd #b8b9bd
RGB Decimal 184, 185, 189 rgb(184,185,189)
RGB Percent 72.2, 72.5, 74.1 rgb(72.2%,72.5%,74.1%)
CMYK 3, 2, 0, 26
HSL 228°, 3.6, 73.1 hsl(228,3.6%,73.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 228°, 2.6, 74.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.178, 0.405, -2.15
XYZ 46.3, 48.562, 55.076
xyY 0.309, 0.324, 48.562
CIE-LCH 75.178, 2.188, 280.658
CIE-LUV 75.178, -0.793, -3.283
Hunter-Lab 69.687, -3.356, 1.922
Binary 10111000, 10111001, 10111101

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Alternatives to #b8b9bd

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Text with hexadecimal color #b8b9bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8b9bd;}
.background {background-color:#b8b9bd;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8b9bd;}

Shades and Tints of #b8b9bd

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 #b8b9bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b8b9bd is the less saturated color, while #7993fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8b9bd 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
  • #bebbbf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cbb7c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdbbc8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcbabe Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c4b7c0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbbac4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population