#b9bbc9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9bbc9 is composed of 72.5% red, 73.3% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8% cyan, 7% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 232.5 degrees, a saturation of 12.9% and a lightness of 75.7%. #b9bbc9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737793. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#b9bbc9 color description : Grayish blue.

#b9bbc9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9bbc9 has RGB values of R:185, G:187, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 12172233.

Hex triplet b9bbc9 #b9bbc9
RGB Decimal 185, 187, 201 rgb(185,187,201)
RGB Percent 72.5, 73.3, 78.8 rgb(72.5%,73.3%,78.8%)
CMYK 8, 7, 0, 21
HSL 232.5°, 12.9, 75.7 hsl(232.5,12.9%,75.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 232.5°, 8, 78.8
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.113, 2.011, -7.287
XYZ 48.319, 50.072, 62.374
xyY 0.301, 0.311, 50.072
CIE-LCH 76.113, 7.56, 285.427
CIE-LUV 76.113, -1.904, -11.41
Hunter-Lab 70.761, -1.946, -2.73
Binary 10111001, 10111011, 11001001

Color Schemes with #b9bbc9

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Alternatives to #b9bbc9

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#b9bbc9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9bbc9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9bbc9;}
.background {background-color:#b9bbc9;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9bbc9;}

Shades and Tints of #b9bbc9

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 #fbfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9bbc9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bebfc4 is the less saturated color, while #8594fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9bbc9 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.

  • #bcbcbc Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bbbcbf Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebecb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cabacd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bcbecc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcbcca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c3bacb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbbdca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population