#b9b6be Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b6be is composed of 72.5% red, 71.4% green and 74.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.6% cyan, 4.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.5% black. It has a hue angle of 262.5 degrees, a saturation of 5.8% and a lightness of 72.9%. #b9b6be color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #736d7d. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 71
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#b9b6be color description : Grayish violet.

#b9b6be Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b6be has RGB values of R:185, G:182, B:190 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 12170942.

Hex triplet b9b6be #b9b6be
RGB Decimal 185, 182, 190 rgb(185,182,190)
RGB Percent 72.5, 71.4, 74.5 rgb(72.5%,71.4%,74.5%)
CMYK 3, 4, 0, 25
HSL 262.5°, 5.8, 72.9 hsl(262.5,5.8%,72.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 262.5°, 4.2, 74.5
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.501, 2.554, -3.682
XYZ 46.028, 47.488, 55.454
xyY 0.309, 0.319, 47.488
CIE-LCH 74.501, 4.481, 304.746
CIE-LUV 74.501, 1.224, -5.952
Hunter-Lab 68.911, -1.369, 0.527
Binary 10111001, 10110110, 10111110

Color Schemes with #b9b6be

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Alternatives to #b9b6be

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#b9b6be Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b6be

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b6be;}
.background {background-color:#b9b6be;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b6be;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b6be

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, #09090a is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b6be

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b6be is the less saturated color, while #a976fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b6be 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
  • #b8b8b9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcb9c1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c8b5c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdb9c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bab8c0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c2b5c0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbb7c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population