#b9b6ce Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b6ce is composed of 72.5% red, 71.4% green and 80.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.2% cyan, 11.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.2% black. It has a hue angle of 247.5 degrees, a saturation of 19.7% and a lightness of 76.1%. #b9b6ce color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #736d9d. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 71
    • B 81
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 19
    CMYK color chart

#b9b6ce color description : Grayish blue.

#b9b6ce Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b6ce has RGB values of R:185, G:182, B:206 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.19. Its decimal value is 12170958.

Hex triplet b9b6ce #b9b6ce
RGB Decimal 185, 182, 206 rgb(185,182,206)
RGB Percent 72.5, 71.4, 80.8 rgb(72.5%,71.4%,80.8%)
CMYK 10, 12, 0, 19
HSL 247.5°, 19.7, 76.1 hsl(247.5,19.7%,76.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 247.5°, 11.7, 80.8
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.967, 5.723, -11.713
XYZ 47.874, 48.226, 65.176
xyY 0.297, 0.299, 48.226
CIE-LCH 74.967, 13.037, 296.039
CIE-LUV 74.967, 0.228, -18.9
Hunter-Lab 69.445, 1.525, -7.033
Binary 10111001, 10110110, 11001110

Color Schemes with #b9b6ce

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Alternatives to #b9b6ce

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#b9b6ce Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b6ce;}
.background {background-color:#b9b6ce;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b6ce;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b6ce

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, #070609 is the darkest color, while #fdfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b6ce

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c0bfc5 is the less saturated color, while #9687fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b6ce 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.

  • #bababa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bab9be Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8bad1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c3b7d1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bbbbc8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8b9d0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bfb7d0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bab9ca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population