#b9b3b1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b3b1 is composed of 72.5% red, 70.2% green and 69.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 4.3% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 15 degrees, a saturation of 5.4% and a lightness of 71%. #b9b3b1 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #736763. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 73
    • G 70
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 3
    • Y 4
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9b3b1 color description : Grayish red.

#b9b3b1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b3b1 has RGB values of R:185, G:179, B:177 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.03, Y:0.04, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12170161.

Hex triplet b9b3b1 #b9b3b1
RGB Decimal 185, 179, 177 rgb(185,179,177)
RGB Percent 72.5, 70.2, 69.4 rgb(72.5%,70.2%,69.4%)
CMYK 0, 3, 4, 27
HSL 15°, 5.4, 71 hsl(15,5.4%,71%)
HSV (or HSB) 15°, 4.3, 72.5
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 73.369, 1.759, 1.767
XYZ 44.062, 45.729, 48.098
xyY 0.32, 0.332, 45.729
CIE-LCH 73.369, 2.493, 45.129
CIE-LUV 73.369, 3.577, 2.29
Hunter-Lab 67.623, -2.033, 5.165
Binary 10111001, 10110011, 10110001

Color Schemes with #b9b3b1

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Alternatives to #b9b3b1

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#b9b3b1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b3b1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b3b1;}
.background {background-color:#b9b3b1;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b3b1;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b3b1

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, #050404 is the darkest color, while #fafaf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b3b1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b3b1 is the less saturated color, while #fd916d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b3b1 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.

  • #b5b5b5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b6b5b4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbb7b5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9b2b6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #beb4c1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bab5b3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c3b2b4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcb4bb Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population