#b9bdbd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9bdbd is composed of 72.5% red, 74.1% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 2.9% and a lightness of 73.3%. #b9bdbd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737b7b. 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

#b9bdbd color description : Grayish cyan.

#b9bdbd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9bdbd has RGB values of R:185, G:189, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12172733.

Hex triplet b9bdbd #b9bdbd
RGB Decimal 185, 189, 189 rgb(185,189,189)
RGB Percent 72.5, 74.1, 74.1 rgb(72.5%,74.1%,74.1%)
CMYK 2, 0, 0, 26
HSL 180°, 2.9, 73.3 hsl(180,2.9%,73.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 2.1, 74.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.304, -1.387, -0.492
XYZ 47.389, 50.383, 55.37
xyY 0.309, 0.329, 50.383
CIE-LCH 76.304, 1.472, 199.539
CIE-LUV 76.304, -2.253, -0.495
Hunter-Lab 70.981, -5.047, 3.437
Binary 10111001, 10111101, 10111101

Color Schemes with #b9bdbd

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Alternatives to #b9bdbd

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#b9bdbd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9bdbd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9bdbd;}
.background {background-color:#b9bdbd;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9bdbd;}

Shades and Tints of #b9bdbd

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 #b9bdbd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9bdbd is the less saturated color, while #7afcfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9bdbd 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
  • #bbbcbc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2bebf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cfbac2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bebecc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfbebe Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c7bbc0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcbdc6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population