#b9b1b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b1b9 is composed of 72.5% red, 69.4% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 4.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 300 degrees, a saturation of 5.4% and a lightness of 71%. #b9b1b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #736373. Closest websafe color is: #cc99cc.

    • R 73
    • G 69
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9b1b9 color description : Grayish magenta.

#b9b1b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b1b9 has RGB values of R:185, G:177, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12169657.

Hex triplet b9b1b9 #b9b1b9
RGB Decimal 185, 177, 185 rgb(185,177,185)
RGB Percent 72.5, 69.4, 72.5 rgb(72.5%,69.4%,72.5%)
CMYK 0, 4, 0, 27
HSL 300°, 5.4, 71 hsl(300,5.4%,71%)
HSV (or HSB) 300°, 4.3, 72.5
Web Safe cc99cc #cc99cc
CIE-LAB 73.064, 4.311, -3.062
XYZ 44.485, 45.262, 52.289
xyY 0.313, 0.319, 45.262
CIE-LCH 73.064, 5.287, 324.614
CIE-LUV 73.064, 4.086, -5.299
Hunter-Lab 67.277, 0.295, 1.012
Binary 10111001, 10110001, 10111001

Color Schemes with #b9b1b9

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Alternatives to #b9b1b9

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#b9b1b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b1b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b1b9;}
.background {background-color:#b9b1b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b1b9;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b1b9

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, #050405 is the darkest color, while #faf9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b1b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b1b9 is the less saturated color, while #fd6dfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b1b9 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.

  • #b4b4b4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b5b3b5 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8b6bd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c5b2bd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdb4c1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8b4bb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c0b1bb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbb3be Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population