#bbb9b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bbb9b9 is composed of 73.3% red, 72.5% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 1.1% magenta, 1.1% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 1.4% and a lightness of 72.9%. #bbb9b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #777373. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 1
    • Y 1
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bbb9b9 color description : Grayish red.

#bbb9b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bbb9b9 has RGB values of R:187, G:185, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.01, Y:0.01, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12302777.

Hex triplet bbb9b9 #bbb9b9
RGB Decimal 187, 185, 185 rgb(187,185,185)
RGB Percent 73.3, 72.5, 72.5 rgb(73.3%,72.5%,72.5%)
CMYK 0, 1, 1, 27
HSL 0°, 1.4, 72.9 hsl(0,1.4%,72.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 1.1, 73.3
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.305, 0.7, 0.241
XYZ 46.598, 48.766, 52.854
xyY 0.314, 0.329, 48.766
CIE-LCH 75.305, 0.74, 18.988
CIE-LUV 75.305, 1.135, 0.236
Hunter-Lab 69.832, -3.097, 4.008
Binary 10111011, 10111001, 10111001

Color Schemes with #bbb9b9

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Alternatives to #bbb9b9

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#bbb9b9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bbb9b9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bbb9b9;}
.background {background-color:#bbb9b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #bbb9b9;}

Shades and Tints of #bbb9b9

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, #0a0909 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bbb9b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bbb9b9 is the less saturated color, while #fb7979 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bbb9b9 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.

  • #bababa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bababa Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0bcbc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cdb7be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c0bac8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebbbb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c6b8bc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bebac2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population