#b9bcbd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9bcbd is composed of 72.5% red, 73.7% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.1% cyan, 0.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 195 degrees, a saturation of 2.9% and a lightness of 73.3%. #b9bcbd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #73797b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 74
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#b9bcbd color description : Grayish cyan.

#b9bcbd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9bcbd has RGB values of R:185, G:188, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12172477.

Hex triplet b9bcbd #b9bcbd
RGB Decimal 185, 188, 189 rgb(185,188,189)
RGB Percent 72.5, 73.7, 74.1 rgb(72.5%,73.7%,74.1%)
CMYK 2, 1, 0, 26
HSL 195°, 2.9, 73.3 hsl(195,2.9%,73.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 195°, 2.1, 74.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.041, -0.854, -0.876
XYZ 47.174, 49.955, 55.298
xyY 0.309, 0.328, 49.955
CIE-LCH 76.041, 1.224, 225.728
CIE-LUV 76.041, -1.748, -1.16
Hunter-Lab 70.679, -4.548, 3.087
Binary 10111001, 10111100, 10111101

Color Schemes with #b9bcbd

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Alternatives to #b9bcbd

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#b9bcbd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9bcbd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9bcbd;}
.background {background-color:#b9bcbd;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9bcbd;}

Shades and Tints of #b9bcbd

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 #b9bcbd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9bcbd is the less saturated color, while #7adbfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9bcbd 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
  • #c1bebf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ceb9c2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bebdcb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebdbe Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c6bac0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcbdc6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population