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#b9b9b8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, #b9b9b8 hex color is composed of 72.5% red, 72.5% green and 72.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 0.5% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 0.7% and a lightness of 72.4%. #b9b9b8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737371 . Closest websafe color is: #cccccc .


#b9b9b8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b9b8 has RGB values of R:185, G:185, B:184 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12171704.

Hex triplet b9b9b8 #b9b9b8
RGB Decimal 185, 185, 184 rgb(185,185,184)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.5, 72.2 rgb(72.5%,72.5%,72.2%)
CMYK 0, 0, 0.5, 27.5
HSL 60°, 0.7, 72.4 hsl(60,0.7%,72.4%)
HSV(HSB) 60°, 0.5, 72.5
Web Safe cccccc #ccc
XYZ 46.008, 48.473, 52.279
xyY 0.313, 0.33, 48.473
CIE-LAB 75.122, -0.181, 0.498
CIE-LCH 75.122, 0.53, 110.013
CIE-LUV 75.122, 0.057, 0.769
Hunter-Lab 69.622, -3.882, 4.216
Binary 10111001, 10111001, 10111000

#b9b9b8 Color Analysis

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Alternatives to #b9b9b8

Below, you can see some colors close to #b9b9b8. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

#b9b9b8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b9b8

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#b9b9b8 background color

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#b9b9b8 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b9b8;}
.background {background-color:#b9b9b8;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b9b8;}
.text-shadow {border:1px solid #b9b9b8;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b9b8

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, #040404 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f8 is the lightest one.

Tones of #b9b9b8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b9b8 is the less saturated color, while #fafa77 is the most saturated one.