#b9c6b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9c6b9 is composed of 72.5% red, 77.6% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 6.6% yellow and 22.4% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 10.2% and a lightness of 75.1%. #b9c6b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #738d73. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 78
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 0
    • Y 7
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#b9c6b9 color description : Grayish lime green.

#b9c6b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9c6b9 has RGB values of R:185, G:198, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0, Y:0.07, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 12175033.

Hex triplet b9c6b9 #b9c6b9
RGB Decimal 185, 198, 185 rgb(185,198,185)
RGB Percent 72.5, 77.6, 72.5 rgb(72.5%,77.6%,72.5%)
CMYK 7, 0, 7, 22
HSL 120°, 10.2, 75.1 hsl(120,10.2%,75.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 6.6, 77.6
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 78.581, -6.876, 4.977
XYZ 48.957, 54.205, 53.78
xyY 0.312, 0.345, 54.205
CIE-LCH 78.581, 8.488, 144.106
CIE-LUV 78.581, -6.624, 8.548
Hunter-Lab 73.624, -10.147, 8.228
Binary 10111001, 11000110, 10111001

Color Schemes with #b9c6b9

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Alternatives to #b9c6b9

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#b9c6b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9c6b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9c6b9;}
.background {background-color:#b9c6b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9c6b9;}

Shades and Tints of #b9c6b9

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, #050605 is the darkest color, while #fafbfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9c6b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bec1be is the less saturated color, while #83fc83 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9c6b9 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.

  • #c1c1c1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bfc2bf Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cbc4ba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dabfbf Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c0c5d3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4c5b9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cec1bd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bec5c9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population