#b9728e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9728e is composed of 72.5% red, 44.7% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 38.4% magenta, 23.2% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 336.3 degrees, a saturation of 33.6% and a lightness of 58.6%. #b9728e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffe4ff with #73001d. Closest websafe color is: #cc6699.

    • R 73
    • G 45
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 38
    • Y 23
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9728e color description : Slightly desaturated pink.

#b9728e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9728e has RGB values of R:185, G:114, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.38, Y:0.23, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12153486.

Hex triplet b9728e #b9728e
RGB Decimal 185, 114, 142 rgb(185,114,142)
RGB Percent 72.5, 44.7, 55.7 rgb(72.5%,44.7%,55.7%)
CMYK 0, 38, 23, 27
HSL 336.3°, 33.6, 58.6 hsl(336.3,33.6%,58.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 336.3°, 38.4, 72.5
Web Safe cc6699 #cc6699
CIE-LAB 56.39, 31.802, -3.353
XYZ 30.907, 24.304, 28.653
xyY 0.369, 0.29, 24.304
CIE-LCH 56.39, 31.979, 353.982
CIE-LUV 56.39, 43.223, -10.254
Hunter-Lab 49.299, 25.636, 0.049
Binary 10111001, 01110010, 10001110

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Alternatives to #b9728e

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#b9728e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9728e

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.text {color:#b9728e;}
.background {background-color:#b9728e;}
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Shades and Tints of #b9728e

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, #030202 is the darkest color, while #faf5f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9728e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #999295 is the less saturated color, while #fa3180 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9728e 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.

  • #8a8a8a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #93858b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a8c9e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #99898f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ba7c84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9b8298 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a4808e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ba7888 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population