#b9bdcd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9bdcd is composed of 72.5% red, 74.1% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.8% cyan, 7.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 228 degrees, a saturation of 16.7% and a lightness of 76.5%. #b9bdcd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737b9b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 74
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#b9bdcd color description : Grayish blue.

#b9bdcd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9bdcd has RGB values of R:185, G:189, B:205 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 12172749.

Hex triplet b9bdcd #b9bdcd
RGB Decimal 185, 189, 205 rgb(185,189,205)
RGB Percent 72.5, 74.1, 80.4 rgb(72.5%,74.1%,80.4%)
CMYK 10, 8, 0, 20
HSL 228°, 16.7, 76.5 hsl(228,16.7%,76.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 228°, 9.8, 80.4
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.75, 1.741, -8.513
XYZ 49.223, 51.117, 65.028
xyY 0.298, 0.309, 51.117
CIE-LCH 76.75, 8.689, 281.557
CIE-LUV 76.75, -3.096, -13.286
Hunter-Lab 71.496, -2.227, -3.879
Binary 10111001, 10111101, 11001101

Color Schemes with #b9bdcd

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Alternatives to #b9bdcd

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#b9bdcd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9bdcd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9bdcd;}
.background {background-color:#b9bdcd;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9bdcd;}

Shades and Tints of #b9bdcd

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, #07080a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9bdcd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c2c3c4 is the less saturated color, while #8ba1fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9bdcd 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
  • #bdbec1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfbfcf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cabbd1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bcc0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdbece Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c4bccf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbbfcd Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population