#b9b9c3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b9c3 is composed of 72.5% red, 72.5% green and 76.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.1% cyan, 5.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 7.7% and a lightness of 74.5%. #b9b9c3 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737387. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 76
    RGB color chart
    • C 5
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#b9b9c3 color description : Grayish blue.

#b9b9c3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b9c3 has RGB values of R:185, G:185, B:195 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 12171715.

Hex triplet b9b9c3 #b9b9c3
RGB Decimal 185, 185, 195 rgb(185,185,195)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.5, 76.5 rgb(72.5%,72.5%,76.5%)
CMYK 5, 5, 0, 24
HSL 240°, 7.7, 74.5 hsl(240,7.7%,74.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 5.1, 76.5
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.422, 1.903, -5.049
XYZ 47.205, 48.952, 58.589
xyY 0.305, 0.316, 48.952
CIE-LCH 75.422, 5.396, 290.654
CIE-LUV 75.422, -0.576, -7.935
Hunter-Lab 69.966, -2.009, -0.673
Binary 10111001, 10111001, 11000011

Color Schemes with #b9b9c3

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Alternatives to #b9b9c3

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#b9b9c3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b9c3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b9c3;}
.background {background-color:#b9b9c3;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b9c3;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b9c3

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, #030304 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b9c3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b9c3 is the less saturated color, while #7d7dff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b9c3 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
  • #bababc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdbcc5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cab8c7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdbcc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcbbc4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c3b8c5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbbac7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population