#b9b9c0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b9c0 is composed of 72.5% red, 72.5% green and 75.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 3.6% cyan, 3.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 24.7% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 5.3% and a lightness of 73.9%. #b9b9c0 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737381. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 4
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#b9b9c0 color description : Grayish blue.

#b9b9c0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b9c0 has RGB values of R:185, G:185, B:192 and CMYK values of C:0.04, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 12171712.

Hex triplet b9b9c0 #b9b9c0
RGB Decimal 185, 185, 192 rgb(185,185,192)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.5, 75.3 rgb(72.5%,72.5%,75.3%)
CMYK 4, 4, 0, 25
HSL 240°, 5.3, 73.9 hsl(240,5.3%,73.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 3.6, 75.3
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.338, 1.323, -3.54
XYZ 46.869, 48.818, 56.82
xyY 0.307, 0.32, 48.818
CIE-LCH 75.338, 3.779, 290.49
CIE-LUV 75.338, -0.404, -5.538
Hunter-Lab 69.87, -2.533, 0.693
Binary 10111001, 10111001, 11000000

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Alternatives to #b9b9c0

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#b9b9c0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b9c0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b9c0;}
.background {background-color:#b9b9c0;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b9c0;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b9c0

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b9c0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b9c0 is the less saturated color, while #7c7cfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b9c0 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
  • #bababb Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebcc3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cbb7c4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdbbc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcbac1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c4b8c3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcbac5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population