#b9b3c0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b3c0 is composed of 72.5% red, 70.2% green and 75.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 3.6% cyan, 6.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 24.7% black. It has a hue angle of 267.7 degrees, a saturation of 9.4% and a lightness of 72.7%. #b9b3c0 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #736781. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 70
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 4
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#b9b3c0 color description : Grayish violet.

#b9b3c0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b3c0 has RGB values of R:185, G:179, B:192 and CMYK values of C:0.04, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 12170176.

Hex triplet b9b3c0 #b9b3c0
RGB Decimal 185, 179, 192 rgb(185,179,192)
RGB Percent 72.5, 70.2, 75.3 rgb(72.5%,70.2%,75.3%)
CMYK 4, 7, 0, 25
HSL 267.7°, 9.4, 72.7 hsl(267.7,9.4%,72.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 267.7°, 6.8, 75.3
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 73.779, 4.561, -5.84
XYZ 45.64, 46.36, 56.41
xyY 0.308, 0.312, 46.36
CIE-LCH 73.779, 7.41, 307.986
CIE-LUV 73.779, 2.606, -9.559
Hunter-Lab 68.088, 0.496, -1.459
Binary 10111001, 10110011, 11000000

Color Schemes with #b9b3c0

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Alternatives to #b9b3c0

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#b9b3c0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b3c0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b3c0;}
.background {background-color:#b9b3c0;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b3c0;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b3c0

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, #09080a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b3c0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b8bb is the less saturated color, while #b478fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b3c0 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.

  • #b6b6b6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b7b5b8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8b8c3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c5b4c4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bcb6c3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8b6c2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c0b3c2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbb5c2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population