#b9c5cd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9c5cd is composed of 72.5% red, 77.3% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.8% cyan, 3.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 204 degrees, a saturation of 16.7% and a lightness of 76.5%. #b9c5cd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #738b9b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 77
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#b9c5cd color description : Grayish blue.

#b9c5cd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9c5cd has RGB values of R:185, G:197, B:205 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 12174797.

Hex triplet b9c5cd #b9c5cd
RGB Decimal 185, 197, 205 rgb(185,197,205)
RGB Percent 72.5, 77.3, 80.4 rgb(72.5%,77.3%,80.4%)
CMYK 10, 4, 0, 20
HSL 204°, 16.7, 76.5 hsl(204,16.7%,76.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 204°, 9.8, 80.4
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 78.842, -2.523, -5.413
XYZ 50.991, 54.654, 65.617
xyY 0.298, 0.319, 54.654
CIE-LCH 78.842, 5.973, 245.01
CIE-LUV 78.842, -6.97, -7.809
Hunter-Lab 73.928, -6.257, -0.875
Binary 10111001, 11000101, 11001101

Color Schemes with #b9c5cd

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Alternatives to #b9c5cd

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#b9c5cd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9c5cd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9c5cd;}
.background {background-color:#b9c5cd;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9c5cd;}

Shades and Tints of #b9c5cd

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, #07090a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9c5cd

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

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9c5cd 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.

  • #c2c2c2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c0c3c4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7c5ce Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d3c0d1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdc7d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2c5cd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c9c2d0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcc6d2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population