#b9b6bb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b6bb is composed of 72.5% red, 71.4% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.1% cyan, 2.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 276 degrees, a saturation of 3.5% and a lightness of 72.4%. #b9b6bb color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #736d77. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 71
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 1
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9b6bb color description : Grayish violet.

#b9b6bb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b6bb has RGB values of R:185, G:182, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12170939.

Hex triplet b9b6bb #b9b6bb
RGB Decimal 185, 182, 187 rgb(185,182,187)
RGB Percent 72.5, 71.4, 73.3 rgb(72.5%,71.4%,73.3%)
CMYK 1, 3, 0, 27
HSL 276°, 3.5, 72.4 hsl(276,3.5%,72.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 276°, 2.7, 73.3
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.418, 1.985, -2.166
XYZ 45.704, 47.358, 53.744
xyY 0.311, 0.323, 47.358
CIE-LCH 74.418, 2.938, 312.497
CIE-LUV 74.418, 1.407, -3.571
Hunter-Lab 68.817, -1.883, 1.868
Binary 10111001, 10110110, 10111011

Color Schemes with #b9b6bb

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Alternatives to #b9b6bb

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#b9b6bb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b6bb

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b6bb;}
.background {background-color:#b9b6bb;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b6bb;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b6bb

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, #080808 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b6bb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b6bb is the less saturated color, while #c675fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b6bb 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.

  • #b7b7b7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b7b7b8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcb9be Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9b5bf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdb8c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbb8bd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c3b5be Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcb7c1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population