#b8a859 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8a859 is composed of 72.2% red, 65.9% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 8.7% magenta, 51.6% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 49.9 degrees, a saturation of 40.1% and a lightness of 53.5%. #b8a859 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffb2 with #715100. Closest websafe color is: #cc9966.

    • R 72
    • G 66
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 9
    • Y 52
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b8a859 color description : Moderate yellow.

#b8a859 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8a859 has RGB values of R:184, G:168, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.09, Y:0.52, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12101721.

Hex triplet b8a859 #b8a859
RGB Decimal 184, 168, 89 rgb(184,168,89)
RGB Percent 72.2, 65.9, 34.9 rgb(72.2%,65.9%,34.9%)
CMYK 0, 9, 52, 28
HSL 49.9°, 40.1, 53.5 hsl(49.9,40.1%,53.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 49.9°, 51.6, 72.2
Web Safe cc9966 #cc9966
CIE-LAB 68.692, -4.723, 42.523
XYZ 35.573, 38.918, 15.089
xyY 0.397, 0.434, 38.918
CIE-LCH 68.692, 42.785, 96.338
CIE-LUV 68.692, 14.52, 52.403
Hunter-Lab 62.384, -7.387, 29.329
Binary 10111000, 10101000, 01011001

Color Schemes with #b8a859

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Alternatives to #b8a859

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#b8a859 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b8a859

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8a859;}
.background {background-color:#b8a859;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8a859;}

Shades and Tints of #b8a859

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, #0d0b05 is the darkest color, while #fffefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8a859

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8a8a87 is the less saturated color, while #f8d219 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8a859 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a8a595 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcac61 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d0a464 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c4a3af Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbaa5e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c7a560 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bfa58f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population