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#b5b8bd Color Hex

Hex color #b5b8bd, RGB(181, 184, 189) - code, conversions, schemes and color harmonies, as well as examples of use in HTML and CSS.

The hex color code #b5b8bd is a shade of blue-cyan. In a RGB color space it is composed of 70.98% red, 72.16% green and 74.12% blue. In HSL notation it has 217.5° hue, 5.7% saturation and 72.5% lightness. The process color (CMYK) is combination of 4.23% cyan, 2.65% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.88% key (black). The closest short hexadecimal code of #b5b8bd is #bbb.

Color information

  • #b5b8bd is a shade of blue-cyan.
  • Blue is dominant among the three primary colors (RGB).
  • CMYK color proportions:
    • Cyan: 4.23%
    • Magenta: 2.65%
    • Yellow: 0%
    • Key color - black: 25.88%
  • In the HSL model coordinates are:
    • Hue: 217.5° degrees
    • Saturation: 5.7%
    • Lightness: 72.5%
  • The values in the RGB color space are:
    • Red: 181 (70.98%)
    • Green: 184 (72.16%)
    • Blue: 189 (74.12%)


C: 4.23%, M: 2.65%, Y: 0%, K: 25.88%
R: 181, G: 184, B: 189
H: 217.5°, S: 5.7%, L: 72.5%

Color harmonies

#b5b8bd color HTML and CSS codes

Example CSS code:

.setFontColor { color: #b5b8bd; }
.setBackgroundColor { background-color: #b5b8bd; }

#b5b8bd text/font color

How to set font color?

<p style="color:#b5b8bd">Font color is #b5b8bd.</p>

Font color is #b5b8bd.

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#b5b8bd background color

How to set background color?

<div style="background-color:#b5b8bd">Background color is #b5b8bd.</div>

Background color is #b5b8bd.

Red was ruby, green was fluorescent, yellow was simply incandescent. Color was life. Color was everything. Color, you see, was the universal sign of magic.
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