#bbc9c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bbc9c9 is composed of 73.3% red, 78.8% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 11.5% and a lightness of 76.1%. #bbc9c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #779393. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

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

#bbc9c9 color description : Grayish cyan.

#bbc9c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bbc9c9 has RGB values of R:187, G:201, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 12306889.

Hex triplet bbc9c9 #bbc9c9
RGB Decimal 187, 201, 201 rgb(187,201,201)
RGB Percent 73.3, 78.8, 78.8 rgb(73.3%,78.8%,78.8%)
CMYK 7, 0, 0, 21
HSL 180°, 11.5, 76.1 hsl(180,11.5%,76.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 7, 78.8
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 79.928, -4.754, -1.647
XYZ 51.921, 56.555, 63.436
xyY 0.302, 0.329, 56.555
CIE-LCH 79.928, 5.031, 199.104
CIE-LUV 79.928, -7.69, -1.669
Hunter-Lab 75.203, -8.367, 2.629
Binary 10111011, 11001001, 11001001

Color Schemes with #bbc9c9

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Alternatives to #bbc9c9

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#bbc9c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bbc9c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bbc9c9;}
.background {background-color:#bbc9c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #bbc9c9;}

Shades and Tints of #bbc9c9

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, #070909 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bbc9c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #c0c4c4 is the less saturated color, while #87fdfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bbc9c9 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
  • #c3c6c6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccc8c9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9c3ce Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c1c9d8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5c8c9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cec5cc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bec9d2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population