#b9c9b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9c9b5 is composed of 72.5% red, 78.8% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8% cyan, 0% magenta, 10% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 108 degrees, a saturation of 15.6% and a lightness of 74.9%. #b9c9b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #73936b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 79
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 0
    • Y 10
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#b9c9b5 color description : Grayish lime green.

#b9c9b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9c9b5 has RGB values of R:185, G:201, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0, Y:0.1, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 12175797.

Hex triplet b9c9b5 #b9c9b5
RGB Decimal 185, 201, 181 rgb(185,201,181)
RGB Percent 72.5, 78.8, 71 rgb(72.5%,78.8%,71%)
CMYK 8, 0, 10, 21
HSL 108°, 15.6, 74.9 hsl(108,15.6%,74.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 108°, 10, 78.8
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 79.285, -9.156, 8.136
XYZ 49.233, 55.423, 51.818
xyY 0.315, 0.354, 55.423
CIE-LCH 79.285, 12.249, 138.377
CIE-LUV 79.285, -7.996, 13.527
Hunter-Lab 74.447, -12.237, 10.845
Binary 10111001, 11001001, 10110101

Color Schemes with #b9c9b5

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Alternatives to #b9c9b5

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#b9c9b5 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9c9b5;}
.background {background-color:#b9c9b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9c9b5;}

Shades and Tints of #b9c9b5

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, #040504 is the darkest color, while #f9fbf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9c9b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bfbfbf is the less saturated color, while #9bfa84 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9c9b5 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
  • #c0c3bf Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cec6b6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dec1bc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c2c7d5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6c7b5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d0c3b9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bec8c9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population