#bdb9b8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bdb9b8 is composed of 74.1% red, 72.5% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 2.1% magenta, 2.6% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 12 degrees, a saturation of 3.6% and a lightness of 73.1%. #bdb9b8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7b7371. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

    • R 74
    • G 73
    • B 72
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 2
    • Y 3
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bdb9b8 color description : Grayish red.

#bdb9b8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bdb9b8 has RGB values of R:189, G:185, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.02, Y:0.03, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12433848.

Hex triplet bdb9b8 #bdb9b8
RGB Decimal 189, 185, 184 rgb(189,185,184)
RGB Percent 74.1, 72.5, 72.2 rgb(74.1%,72.5%,72.2%)
CMYK 0, 2, 3, 26
HSL 12°, 3.6, 73.1 hsl(12,3.6%,73.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 12°, 2.6, 74.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.437, 1.22, 0.997
XYZ 46.985, 48.978, 52.323
xyY 0.317, 0.33, 48.978
CIE-LCH 75.437, 1.576, 39.242
CIE-LUV 75.437, 2.346, 1.263
Hunter-Lab 69.984, -2.632, 4.661
Binary 10111101, 10111001, 10111000

Color Schemes with #bdb9b8

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Alternatives to #bdb9b8

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#bdb9b8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bdb9b8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bdb9b8;}
.background {background-color:#bdb9b8;}
.border {border:1px solid #bdb9b8;}

Shades and Tints of #bdb9b8

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f6f5f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bdb9b8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bdb9b8 is the less saturated color, while #fc9379 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bdb9b8 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
  • #bbbaba Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c0bcbb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ceb7bd Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c2bac7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfbbba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c8b8bb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c0bac2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population