#bbbbb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bbbbb9 is composed of 73.3% red, 73.3% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 1.1% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 1.4% and a lightness of 72.9%. #bbbbb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #777773. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

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

#bbbbb9 color description : Grayish yellow.

#bbbbb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bbbbb9 has RGB values of R:187, G:187, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12303289.

Hex triplet bbbbb9 #bbbbb9
RGB Decimal 187, 187, 185 rgb(187,187,185)
RGB Percent 73.3, 73.3, 72.5 rgb(73.3%,73.3%,72.5%)
CMYK 0, 0, 1, 27
HSL 60°, 1.4, 72.9 hsl(60,1.4%,72.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 1.1, 73.3
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.828, -0.37, 1.003
XYZ 47.019, 49.608, 52.995
xyY 0.314, 0.332, 49.608
CIE-LCH 75.828, 1.069, 110.219
CIE-LUV 75.828, 0.108, 1.551
Hunter-Lab 70.433, -4.096, 4.693
Binary 10111011, 10111011, 10111001

Color Schemes with #bbbbb9

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Alternatives to #bbbbb9

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#bbbbb9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bbbbb9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bbbbb9;}
.background {background-color:#bbbbb9;}
.border {border:1px solid #bbbbb9;}

Shades and Tints of #bbbbb9

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, #0a0a09 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bbbbb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bbbbb9 is the less saturated color, while #fbfb79 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bbbbb9 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.

  • #bbbbbb Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bbbbbb Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2bdbc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cfb8be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c0bcc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfbcba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c8b9bc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bebbc3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population