#b9c9cd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9c9cd is composed of 72.5% red, 78.8% green and 80.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.8% cyan, 2% magenta, 0% yellow and 19.6% black. It has a hue angle of 192 degrees, a saturation of 16.7% and a lightness of 76.5%. #b9c9cd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #73939b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 79
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#b9c9cd color description : Grayish cyan.

#b9c9cd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9c9cd has RGB values of R:185, G:201, B:205 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 12175821.

Hex triplet b9c9cd #b9c9cd
RGB Decimal 185, 201, 205 rgb(185,201,205)
RGB Percent 72.5, 78.8, 80.4 rgb(72.5%,78.8%,80.4%)
CMYK 10, 2, 0, 20
HSL 192°, 16.7, 76.5 hsl(192,16.7%,76.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 192°, 9.8, 80.4
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 79.895, -4.632, -3.861
XYZ 51.911, 56.495, 65.924
xyY 0.298, 0.324, 56.495
CIE-LCH 79.895, 6.03, 219.811
CIE-LUV 79.895, -8.904, -5.075
Hunter-Lab 75.163, -8.254, 0.612
Binary 10111001, 11001001, 11001101

Color Schemes with #b9c9cd

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Alternatives to #b9c9cd

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#b9c9cd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9c9cd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9c9cd;}
.background {background-color:#b9c9cd;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9c9cd;}

Shades and Tints of #b9c9cd

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, #070a0a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9c9cd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c2c3c4 is the less saturated color, while #8be5fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9c9cd 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.

  • #c5c5c5 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c3c6c7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cac7cd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d7c3d2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #becad8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4c8cd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ccc5d0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcc9d4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population