#b9b4cb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b4cb is composed of 72.5% red, 70.6% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.9% cyan, 11.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 253 degrees, a saturation of 18.1% and a lightness of 75.1%. #b9b4cb color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #736997. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 71
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 9
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#b9b4cb color description : Grayish blue.

#b9b4cb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b4cb has RGB values of R:185, G:180, B:203 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 12170443.

Hex triplet b9b4cb #b9b4cb
RGB Decimal 185, 180, 203 rgb(185,180,203)
RGB Percent 72.5, 70.6, 79.6 rgb(72.5%,70.6%,79.6%)
CMYK 9, 11, 0, 20
HSL 253°, 18.1, 75.1 hsl(253,18.1%,75.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 253°, 11.3, 79.6
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.361, 6.198, -10.984
XYZ 47.106, 47.269, 63.139
xyY 0.299, 0.3, 47.269
CIE-LCH 74.361, 12.612, 299.434
CIE-LUV 74.361, 1.388, -17.808
Hunter-Lab 68.752, 1.985, -6.323
Binary 10111001, 10110100, 11001011

Color Schemes with #b9b4cb

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Alternatives to #b9b4cb

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#b9b4cb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b4cb

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b4cb;}
.background {background-color:#b9b4cb;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b4cb;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b4cb

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, #050406 is the darkest color, while #fafafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b4cb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bfbec1 is the less saturated color, while #9d83fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b4cb 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.

  • #b8b8b8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b8b7bc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7b9ce Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c2b6ce Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bbb9c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8b7cd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #beb5cd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bab7c8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population