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#b9b9b9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, #b9b9b9 hex color is composed of 72.5% red, 72.5% green and 72.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 0% and a lightness of 72.5%. #b9b9b9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737373 . Closest websafe color is: #cccccc .


#b9b9b9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b9b9 has RGB values of R:185, G:185, B:185 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12171705.

Hex triplet b9b9b9 #b9b9b9
RGB Decimal 185, 185, 185 rgb(185,185,185)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.5, 72.5 rgb(72.5%,72.5%,72.5%)
CMYK 0, 0, 0, 27.5
HSL 0°, 0, 72.5 hsl(0,0%,72.5%)
HSV(HSB) 0°, 0, 72.5
Web Safe cccccc #ccc
XYZ 46.114, 48.515, 52.833
xyY 0.313, 0.329, 48.515
CIE-LAB 75.149, 0.004, -0.008
CIE-LCH 75.149, 0.009, 296.813
CIE-LUV 75.149, 0.001, -0.013
Hunter-Lab 69.653, -3.716, 3.784
Binary 10111001, 10111001, 10111001

#b9b9b9 Color Analysis

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Color Schemes with #b9b9b9

Alternatives to #b9b9b9

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Text with hexadecimal color #b9b9b9

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#b9b9b9 background color

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#b9b9b9 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b9b9;}
.background {background-color:#b9b9b9;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b9b9;}
.text-shadow {border:1px solid #b9b9b9;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b9b9

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 #f9f9f9 is the lightest one.

Tones of #b9b9b9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b9b9b9 is the less saturated color, while #f97979 is the most saturated one.