#bdbdad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bdbdad is composed of 74.1% red, 74.1% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 8.5% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 10.8% and a lightness of 71%. #bdbdad color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7b7b5b. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 74
    • G 74
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 8
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#bdbdad color description : Grayish yellow.

#bdbdad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bdbdad has RGB values of R:189, G:189, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.08, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12434861.

Hex triplet bdbdad #bdbdad
RGB Decimal 189, 189, 173 rgb(189,189,173)
RGB Percent 74.1, 74.1, 67.8 rgb(74.1%,74.1%,67.8%)
CMYK 0, 0, 8, 26
HSL 60°, 10.8, 71 hsl(60,10.8%,71%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 8.5, 74.1
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 76.211, -2.845, 8.084
XYZ 46.725, 50.231, 46.767
xyY 0.325, 0.349, 50.231
CIE-LCH 76.211, 8.57, 109.389
CIE-LUV 76.211, 0.879, 12.234
Hunter-Lab 70.874, -6.349, 10.489
Binary 10111101, 10111101, 10101101

Color Schemes with #bdbdad

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Alternatives to #bdbdad

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#bdbdad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bdbdad

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

Shades and Tints of #bdbdad

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, #050504 is the darkest color, while #fafaf9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bdbdad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b7b7b3 is the less saturated color, while #fcfc6e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bdbdad 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
  • #bbbbb8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6beb0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d5b9b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c4bcca Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2beaf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ccbab1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c1bcbf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population