#bbc9bb Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bbc9bb is composed of 73.3% red, 78.8% green and 73.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7% cyan, 0% magenta, 7% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 11.5% and a lightness of 76.1%. #bbc9bb color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #779377. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 73
    • G 79
    • B 73
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 0
    • Y 7
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#bbc9bb color description : Grayish lime green.

#bbc9bb Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bbc9bb has RGB values of R:187, G:201, B:187 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0, Y:0.07, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 12306875.

Hex triplet bbc9bb #bbc9bb
RGB Decimal 187, 201, 187 rgb(187,201,187)
RGB Percent 73.3, 78.8, 73.3 rgb(73.3%,78.8%,73.3%)
CMYK 7, 0, 7, 21
HSL 120°, 11.5, 76.1 hsl(120,11.5%,76.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 7, 78.8
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 79.571, -7.384, 5.349
XYZ 50.348, 55.926, 55.153
xyY 0.312, 0.346, 55.926
CIE-LCH 79.571, 9.118, 144.079
CIE-LUV 79.571, -7.128, 9.2
Hunter-Lab 74.783, -10.696, 8.622
Binary 10111011, 11001001, 10111011

Color Schemes with #bbc9bb

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Alternatives to #bbc9bb

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#bbc9bb Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bbc9bb

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bbc9bb;}
.background {background-color:#bbc9bb;}
.border {border:1px solid #bbc9bb;}

Shades and Tints of #bbc9bb

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, #070907 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bbc9bb

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c0c4c0 is the less saturated color, while #87fd87 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bbc9bb 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.

  • #c3c3c3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #c1c4c1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cec7bc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ddc1c1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c3c8d6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7c7bb Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d0c4bf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c0c8cc Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population