#b9bec9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9bec9 is composed of 72.5% red, 74.5% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8% cyan, 5.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 221.3 degrees, a saturation of 12.9% and a lightness of 75.7%. #b9bec9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737d93. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 75
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#b9bec9 color description : Grayish blue.

#b9bec9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9bec9 has RGB values of R:185, G:190, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 12173001.

Hex triplet b9bec9 #b9bec9
RGB Decimal 185, 190, 201 rgb(185,190,201)
RGB Percent 72.5, 74.5, 78.8 rgb(72.5%,74.5%,78.8%)
CMYK 8, 5, 0, 21
HSL 221.3°, 12.9, 75.7 hsl(221.3,12.9%,75.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.3°, 8, 78.8
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.895, 0.403, -6.129
XYZ 48.962, 51.358, 62.589
xyY 0.301, 0.315, 51.358
CIE-LCH 76.895, 6.142, 273.759
CIE-LUV 76.895, -3.372, -9.369
Hunter-Lab 71.664, -3.46, -1.616
Binary 10111001, 10111110, 11001001

Color Schemes with #b9bec9

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Alternatives to #b9bec9

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#b9bec9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9bec9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9bec9;}
.background {background-color:#b9bec9;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9bec9;}

Shades and Tints of #b9bec9

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, #060608 is the darkest color, while #fbfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9bec9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bec0c4 is the less saturated color, while #85aafd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9bec9 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
  • #bdbec0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1c0cb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cdbccd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdc0ce Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebfca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c5bccb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bbbfcc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population