#b9b9ba Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b9ba is composed of 72.5% red, 72.5% green and 72.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0.5% cyan, 0.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.1% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 0.7% and a lightness of 72.7%. #b9b9ba color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737375. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

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

#b9b9ba color description : Grayish blue.

#b9b9ba Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b9ba has RGB values of R:185, G:185, B:186 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12171706.

Hex triplet b9b9ba #b9b9ba
RGB Decimal 185, 185, 186 rgb(185,185,186)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.5, 72.9 rgb(72.5%,72.5%,72.9%)
CMYK 1, 1, 0, 27
HSL 240°, 0.7, 72.7 hsl(240,0.7%,72.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 0.5, 72.9
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.175, 0.186, -0.512
XYZ 46.218, 48.557, 53.389
xyY 0.312, 0.328, 48.557
CIE-LCH 75.175, 0.545, 289.947
CIE-LUV 75.175, -0.061, -0.794
Hunter-Lab 69.683, -3.554, 3.352
Binary 10111001, 10111001, 10111010

Color Schemes with #b9b9ba

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Alternatives to #b9b9ba

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#b9b9ba Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b9ba

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b9ba;}
.background {background-color:#b9b9ba;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b9ba;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b9ba

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, #090909 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b9ba

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b9ba is the less saturated color, while #7979fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b9ba 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.

  • #b9b9b9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b9b9b9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfbbbd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ccb7bf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bebac8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdbabc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c5b7bd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcbac3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population