#b9b7bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b7bd is composed of 72.5% red, 71.8% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.1% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 260 degrees, a saturation of 4.3% and a lightness of 72.9%. #b9b7bd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #736f7b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 72
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#b9b7bd color description : Grayish violet.

#b9b7bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b7bd has RGB values of R:185, G:183, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12171197.

Hex triplet b9b7bd #b9b7bd
RGB Decimal 185, 183, 189 rgb(185,183,189)
RGB Percent 72.5, 71.8, 74.1 rgb(72.5%,71.8%,74.1%)
CMYK 2, 3, 0, 26
HSL 260°, 4.3, 72.9 hsl(260,4.3%,72.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 260°, 3.2, 74.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.734, 1.825, -2.794
XYZ 46.125, 47.855, 54.948
xyY 0.31, 0.321, 47.855
CIE-LCH 74.734, 3.337, 303.147
CIE-LUV 74.734, 0.779, -4.49
Hunter-Lab 69.178, -2.044, 1.33
Binary 10111001, 10110111, 10111101

Color Schemes with #b9b7bd

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Alternatives to #b9b7bd

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#b9b7bd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b7bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b7bd;}
.background {background-color:#b9b7bd;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b7bd;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b7bd

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 #b9b7bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b7bd is the less saturated color, while #a477fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b7bd 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
  • #bdbac0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c9b6c1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdb9c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbb9bf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c3b6c0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcb8c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population