#b9bbd9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9bbd9 is composed of 72.5% red, 73.3% green and 85.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.7% cyan, 13.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 236.3 degrees, a saturation of 29.6% and a lightness of 78.8%. #b9bbd9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7377b3. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#b9bbd9 color description : Light grayish blue.

#b9bbd9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9bbd9 has RGB values of R:185, G:187, B:217 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 12172249.

Hex triplet b9bbd9 #b9bbd9
RGB Decimal 185, 187, 217 rgb(185,187,217)
RGB Percent 72.5, 73.3, 85.1 rgb(72.5%,73.3%,85.1%)
CMYK 15, 14, 0, 15
HSL 236.3°, 29.6, 78.8 hsl(236.3,29.6%,78.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 236.3°, 14.7, 85.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.597, 5.309, -15.244
XYZ 50.3, 50.864, 72.81
xyY 0.289, 0.292, 50.864
CIE-LCH 76.597, 16.142, 289.201
CIE-LUV 76.597, -2.809, -24.516
Hunter-Lab 71.319, 1.084, -10.606
Binary 10111001, 10111011, 11011001

Color Schemes with #b9bbd9

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Alternatives to #b9bbd9

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#b9bbd9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9bbd9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9bbd9;}
.background {background-color:#b9bbd9;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9bbd9;}

Shades and Tints of #b9bbd9

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, #030406 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9bbd9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c5c6cd is the less saturated color, while #949afe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9bbd9 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.

  • #bebebe Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bdbdc3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbbedb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c4bcdb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bac0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #babdda Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c0bbda Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b9bed2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population