#b9bcbc Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9bcbc is composed of 72.5% red, 73.7% green and 73.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 2.2% and a lightness of 73.1%. #b9bcbc color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737979. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

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

#b9bcbc color description : Grayish cyan.

#b9bcbc Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9bcbc has RGB values of R:185, G:188, B:188 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12172476.

Hex triplet b9bcbc #b9bcbc
RGB Decimal 185, 188, 188 rgb(185,188,188)
RGB Percent 72.5, 73.7, 73.7 rgb(72.5%,73.7%,73.7%)
CMYK 2, 0, 0, 26
HSL 180°, 2.2, 73.1 hsl(180,2.2%,73.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 1.6, 73.7
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.015, -1.043, -0.372
XYZ 47.066, 49.911, 54.729
xyY 0.31, 0.329, 49.911
CIE-LCH 76.015, 1.107, 199.648
CIE-LUV 76.015, -1.695, -0.375
Hunter-Lab 70.648, -4.716, 3.524
Binary 10111001, 10111100, 10111100

Color Schemes with #b9bcbc

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Alternatives to #b9bcbc

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#b9bcbc Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9bcbc

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9bcbc;}
.background {background-color:#b9bcbc;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9bcbc;}

Shades and Tints of #b9bcbc

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f5f6f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9bcbc

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9bcbc is the less saturated color, while #7afbfb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9bcbc 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
  • #bbbbbb Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1bdbe Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cfb9c1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bebdcb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebdbd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c7babf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcbdc5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population