#bdb9bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bdb9bd is composed of 74.1% red, 72.5% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 2.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 300 degrees, a saturation of 2.9% and a lightness of 73.3%. #bdb9bd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7b737b. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

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

#bdb9bd color description : Grayish magenta.

#bdb9bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bdb9bd has RGB values of R:189, G:185, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12433853.

Hex triplet bdb9bd #bdb9bd
RGB Decimal 189, 185, 189 rgb(189,185,189)
RGB Percent 74.1, 72.5, 74.1 rgb(74.1%,72.5%,74.1%)
CMYK 0, 2, 0, 26
HSL 300°, 2.9, 73.3 hsl(300,2.9%,73.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 300°, 2.1, 74.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 75.57, 2.139, -1.53
XYZ 47.519, 49.191, 55.133
xyY 0.313, 0.324, 49.191
CIE-LCH 75.57, 2.63, 324.431
CIE-LUV 75.57, 2.039, -2.652
Hunter-Lab 70.136, -1.801, 2.489
Binary 10111101, 10111001, 10111101

Color Schemes with #bdb9bd

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Alternatives to #bdb9bd

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#bdb9bd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bdb9bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bdb9bd;}
.background {background-color:#bdb9bd;}
.border {border:1px solid #bdb9bd;}

Shades and Tints of #bdb9bd

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f6f6f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bdb9bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bdb9bd is the less saturated color, while #fc7afc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bdb9bd 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
  • #bfbcc0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cdb8c1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c1bbc8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bebbbf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c7b8c0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c0bac4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population