#b9b7b7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b7b7 is composed of 72.5% red, 71.8% green and 71.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 1.1% magenta, 1.1% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 1.4% and a lightness of 72.2%. #b9b7b7 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #736f6f. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 72
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 1
    • Y 1
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9b7b7 color description : Grayish red.

#b9b7b7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b7b7 has RGB values of R:185, G:183, B:183 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.01, Y:0.01, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12171191.

Hex triplet b9b7b7 #b9b7b7
RGB Decimal 185, 183, 183 rgb(185,183,183)
RGB Percent 72.5, 71.8, 71.8 rgb(72.5%,71.8%,71.8%)
CMYK 0, 1, 1, 27
HSL 0°, 1.4, 72.2 hsl(0,1.4%,72.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 1.1, 72.5
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.572, 0.701, 0.241
XYZ 45.487, 47.6, 51.589
xyY 0.314, 0.329, 47.6
CIE-LCH 74.572, 0.742, 18.994
CIE-LUV 74.572, 1.136, 0.236
Hunter-Lab 68.993, -3.053, 3.962
Binary 10111001, 10110111, 10110111

Color Schemes with #b9b7b7

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Alternatives to #b9b7b7

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#b9b7b7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b7b7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b7b7;}
.background {background-color:#b9b7b7;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b7b7;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b7b7

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, #080707 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b7b7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b7b7 is the less saturated color, while #fb7575 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b7b7 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
  • #b8b8b8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebaba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cbb5bc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #beb8c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcb9b9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c4b6ba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcb8c0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population