#bbb9cb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bbb9cb is composed of 73.3% red, 72.5% green and 79.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.9% cyan, 8.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 20.4% black. It has a hue angle of 246.7 degrees, a saturation of 14.8% and a lightness of 76.1%. #bbb9cb color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #777397. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 80
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 20
    CMYK color chart

#bbb9cb color description : Grayish blue.

#bbb9cb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bbb9cb has RGB values of R:187, G:185, B:203 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.2. Its decimal value is 12302795.

Hex triplet bbb9cb #bbb9cb
RGB Decimal 187, 185, 203 rgb(187,185,203)
RGB Percent 73.3, 72.5, 79.6 rgb(73.3%,72.5%,79.6%)
CMYK 8, 9, 0, 20
HSL 246.7°, 14.8, 76.1 hsl(246.7,14.8%,76.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 246.7°, 8.9, 79.6
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.807, 4.158, -8.812
XYZ 48.62, 49.574, 63.504
xyY 0.301, 0.307, 49.574
CIE-LCH 75.807, 9.744, 295.262
CIE-LUV 75.807, 0.053, -14.126
Hunter-Lab 70.409, 0.045, -4.189
Binary 10111011, 10111001, 11001011

Color Schemes with #bbb9cb

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Alternatives to #bbb9cb

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#bbb9cb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bbb9cb

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bbb9cb;}
.background {background-color:#bbb9cb;}
.border {border:1px solid #bbb9cb;}

Shades and Tints of #bbb9cb

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, #070709 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bbb9cb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bfbec6 is the less saturated color, while #9385ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bbb9cb 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.

  • #bcbcbc Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bcbbbf Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcbdcd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c8b9ce Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bdbdca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcbbcc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c3b9cd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcbbca Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population