#b9b9ca Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b9ca is composed of 72.5% red, 72.5% green and 79.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.4% cyan, 8.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.8% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 13.8% and a lightness of 75.9%. #b9b9ca color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737395. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#b9b9ca color description : Grayish blue.

#b9b9ca Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b9ca has RGB values of R:185, G:185, B:202 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 12171722.

Hex triplet b9b9ca #b9b9ca
RGB Decimal 185, 185, 202 rgb(185,185,202)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.5, 79.2 rgb(72.5%,72.5%,79.2%)
CMYK 8, 8, 0, 21
HSL 240°, 13.8, 75.9 hsl(240,13.8%,75.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 8.4, 79.2
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.623, 3.288, -8.559
XYZ 48.015, 49.276, 62.856
xyY 0.3, 0.308, 49.276
CIE-LCH 75.623, 9.169, 291.015
CIE-LUV 75.623, -0.984, -13.583
Hunter-Lab 70.197, -0.75, -3.951
Binary 10111001, 10111001, 11001010

Color Schemes with #b9b9ca

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Alternatives to #b9b9ca

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#b9b9ca Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b9ca

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b9ca;}
.background {background-color:#b9b9ca;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b9ca;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b9ca

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, #060608 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b9ca

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bebec5 is the less saturated color, while #8585fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b9ca 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
  • #bbbbbe Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcbccc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7b9cd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bcbdca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbbbcb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c2b9cc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbbbca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population