#bdbdb9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bdbdb9 is composed of 74.1% red, 74.1% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 2.1% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 2.9% and a lightness of 73.3%. #bdbdb9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #7b7b73. Closest websafe color is: #cccccc.

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

#bdbdb9 color description : Grayish yellow.

#bdbdb9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bdbdb9 has RGB values of R:189, G:189, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.02, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12434873.

Hex triplet bdbdb9 #bdbdb9
RGB Decimal 189, 189, 185 rgb(189,189,185)
RGB Percent 74.1, 74.1, 72.5 rgb(74.1%,74.1%,72.5%)
CMYK 0, 0, 2, 26
HSL 60°, 2.9, 73.3 hsl(60,2.9%,73.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 2.1, 74.1
Web Safe cccccc #cccccc
CIE-LAB 76.507, -0.734, 2.01
XYZ 47.939, 50.717, 53.16
xyY 0.316, 0.334, 50.717
CIE-LCH 76.507, 2.14, 110.048
CIE-LUV 76.507, 0.22, 3.104
Hunter-Lab 71.216, -4.469, 5.593
Binary 10111101, 10111101, 10111001

Color Schemes with #bdbdb9

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Alternatives to #bdbdb9

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#bdbdb9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bdbdb9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bdbdb9;}
.background {background-color:#bdbdb9;}
.border {border:1px solid #bdbdb9;}

Shades and Tints of #bdbdb9

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 #bdbdb9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bdbdb9 is the less saturated color, while #fcfc7a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bdbdb9 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.

  • #bdbdbd Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bdbdbc Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4bfbc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d2babe Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c3becb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1beba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cabbbc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c0bdc4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population