#b9b8b4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b8b4 is composed of 72.5% red, 72.2% green and 70.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0.5% magenta, 2.7% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 48 degrees, a saturation of 3.4% and a lightness of 71.6%. #b9b8b4 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737169. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 72
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 1
    • Y 3
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9b8b4 color description : Grayish yellow.

#b9b8b4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b8b4 has RGB values of R:185, G:184, B:180 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.01, Y:0.03, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12171444.

Hex triplet b9b8b4 #b9b8b4
RGB Decimal 185, 184, 180 rgb(185,184,180)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.2, 70.6 rgb(72.5%,72.2%,70.6%)
CMYK 0, 1, 3, 27
HSL 48°, 3.4, 71.6 hsl(48,3.4%,71.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 48°, 2.7, 72.5
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 74.756, -0.384, 2.144
XYZ 45.385, 47.891, 50.03
xyY 0.317, 0.334, 47.891
CIE-LCH 74.756, 2.178, 100.143
CIE-LUV 74.756, 0.794, 3.226
Hunter-Lab 69.203, -4.041, 5.578
Binary 10111001, 10111000, 10110100

Color Schemes with #b9b8b4

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Alternatives to #b9b8b4

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#b9b8b4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b8b4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b8b4;}
.background {background-color:#b9b8b4;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b8b4;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b8b4

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, #060606 is the darkest color, while #fbfbfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b8b4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b8b4 is the less saturated color, while #fce071 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b8b4 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
  • #b8b8b7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfbab7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cdb6b9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bfb9c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdb9b6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c6b6b7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcb8bf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population