#b9b3ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b3ad is composed of 72.5% red, 70.2% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 6.5% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 30 degrees, a saturation of 7.9% and a lightness of 70.2%. #b9b3ad color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #73675b. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 73
    • G 70
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 3
    • Y 6
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9b3ad color description : Grayish orange.

#b9b3ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b3ad has RGB values of R:185, G:179, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.03, Y:0.06, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12170157.

Hex triplet b9b3ad #b9b3ad
RGB Decimal 185, 179, 173 rgb(185,179,173)
RGB Percent 72.5, 70.2, 67.8 rgb(72.5%,70.2%,67.8%)
CMYK 0, 3, 6, 27
HSL 30°, 7.9, 70.2 hsl(30,7.9%,70.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 30°, 6.5, 72.5
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 73.267, 1.047, 3.807
XYZ 43.669, 45.572, 46.029
xyY 0.323, 0.337, 45.572
CIE-LCH 73.267, 3.948, 74.621
CIE-LUV 73.267, 3.83, 5.371
Hunter-Lab 67.507, -2.668, 6.829
Binary 10111001, 10110011, 10101101

Color Schemes with #b9b3ad

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Alternatives to #b9b3ad

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#b9b3ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b3ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b3ad;}
.background {background-color:#b9b3ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b3ad;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b3ad

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 #f8f8f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b3ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b3b3 is the less saturated color, while #f9b36d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b3ad 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
  • #b5b4b3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcb7b1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cab2b2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bfb4c1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbb5af Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c4b2b0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bdb3b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population