#b9b9c7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b9c7 is composed of 72.5% red, 72.5% green and 78% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7% cyan, 7% magenta, 0% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 11.1% and a lightness of 75.3%. #b9b9c7 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #73738f. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#b9b9c7 color description : Grayish blue.

#b9b9c7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b9c7 has RGB values of R:185, G:185, B:199 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 12171719.

Hex triplet b9b9c7 #b9b9c7
RGB Decimal 185, 185, 199 rgb(185,185,199)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.5, 78 rgb(72.5%,72.5%,78%)
CMYK 7, 7, 0, 22
HSL 240°, 11.1, 75.3 hsl(240,11.1%,75.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 7, 78
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.536, 2.689, -7.057
XYZ 47.663, 49.136, 61.003
xyY 0.302, 0.311, 49.136
CIE-LCH 75.536, 7.552, 290.862
CIE-LUV 75.536, -0.809, -11.153
Hunter-Lab 70.097, -1.295, -2.53
Binary 10111001, 10111001, 11000111

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Alternatives to #b9b9c7

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Text with hexadecimal color #b9b9c7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b9c7;}
.background {background-color:#b9b9c7;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b9c7;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b9c7

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, #050506 is the darkest color, while #fafafb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b9c7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bebec2 is the less saturated color, while #8484fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b9c7 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.

  • #bbbbbb Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bbbbbd Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdbcc9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c8b8cb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bcbcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbbbc8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c3b8c9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbbbc8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population