#b9bbb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9bbb9 is composed of 72.5% red, 73.3% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 1.1% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 1.4% and a lightness of 72.9%. #b9bbb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737773. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 1
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9bbb9 color description : Grayish lime green.

#b9bbb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9bbb9 has RGB values of R:185, G:187, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12172217.

Hex triplet b9bbb9 #b9bbb9
RGB Decimal 185, 187, 185 rgb(185,187,185)
RGB Percent 72.5, 73.3, 72.5 rgb(72.5%,73.3%,72.5%)
CMYK 1, 0, 1, 27
HSL 120°, 1.4, 72.9 hsl(120,1.4%,72.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 1.1, 73.3
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.673, -1.069, 0.759
XYZ 46.533, 49.358, 52.972
xyY 0.313, 0.332, 49.358
CIE-LCH 75.673, 1.311, 144.633
CIE-LUV 75.673, -1.026, 1.311
Hunter-Lab 70.255, -4.717, 4.474
Binary 10111001, 10111011, 10111001

Color Schemes with #b9bbb9

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Alternatives to #b9bbb9

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#b9bbb9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9bbb9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9bbb9;}
.background {background-color:#b9bbb9;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9bbb9;}

Shades and Tints of #b9bbb9

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, #090a09 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9bbb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9bbb9 is the less saturated color, while #79fb79 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9bbb9 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
  • #bababa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1bdbb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cfb8be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bfbcc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebcba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c7b9bc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcbbc3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population