#b9babd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9babd is composed of 72.5% red, 72.9% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.1% cyan, 1.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 225 degrees, a saturation of 2.9% and a lightness of 73.3%. #b9babd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #73757b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#b9babd color description : Grayish blue.

#b9babd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9babd has RGB values of R:185, G:186, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12171965.

Hex triplet b9babd #b9babd
RGB Decimal 185, 186, 189 rgb(185,186,189)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.9, 74.1 rgb(72.5%,72.9%,74.1%)
CMYK 2, 2, 0, 26
HSL 225°, 2.9, 73.3 hsl(225,2.9%,73.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 225°, 2.1, 74.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.517, 0.215, -1.644
XYZ 46.75, 49.106, 55.157
xyY 0.31, 0.325, 49.106
CIE-LCH 75.517, 1.658, 277.434
CIE-LUV 75.517, -0.737, -2.492
Hunter-Lab 70.076, -3.549, 2.386
Binary 10111001, 10111010, 10111101

Color Schemes with #b9babd

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Alternatives to #b9babd

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#b9babd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9babd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9babd;}
.background {background-color:#b9babd;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9babd;}

Shades and Tints of #b9babd

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f6f6f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9babd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9babd is the less saturated color, while #7a9bfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9babd 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
  • #bfbcbf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ccb8c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bebcc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdbbbe Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c5b8c0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcbbc4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population