#b9729c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9729c is composed of 72.5% red, 44.7% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 38.4% magenta, 15.7% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 324.5 degrees, a saturation of 33.6% and a lightness of 58.6%. #b9729c color hex could be obtained by blending #ffe4ff with #730039. Closest websafe color is: #cc6699.

    • R 73
    • G 45
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 38
    • Y 16
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9729c color description : Slightly desaturated pink.

#b9729c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9729c has RGB values of R:185, G:114, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.38, Y:0.16, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12153500.

Hex triplet b9729c #b9729c
RGB Decimal 185, 114, 156 rgb(185,114,156)
RGB Percent 72.5, 44.7, 61.2 rgb(72.5%,44.7%,61.2%)
CMYK 0, 38, 16, 27
HSL 324.5°, 33.6, 58.6 hsl(324.5,33.6%,58.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 324.5°, 38.4, 72.5
Web Safe cc6699 #cc6699
CIE-LAB 56.832, 33.997, -10.831
XYZ 32.025, 24.751, 34.541
xyY 0.351, 0.271, 24.751
CIE-LCH 56.832, 35.68, 342.329
CIE-LUV 56.832, 40.538, -21.349
Hunter-Lab 49.75, 27.842, -6.34
Binary 10111001, 01110010, 10011100

Color Schemes with #b9729c

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Alternatives to #b9729c

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#b9729c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9729c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9729c;}
.background {background-color:#b9729c;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9729c;}

Shades and Tints of #b9729c

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, #030203 is the darkest color, while #faf5f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9729c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #999296 is the less saturated color, while #fa31a8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9729c 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.

  • #8c8c8c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #95878f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #868dac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #958a9c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b97e87 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9883a6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a2819c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9798e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population