#b9960c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9960c is composed of 72.5% red, 58.8% green and 4.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 18.9% magenta, 93.5% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 47.9 degrees, a saturation of 87.8% and a lightness of 38.6%. #b9960c color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff18 with #732d00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 73
    • G 59
    • B 5
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 19
    • Y 94
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9960c color description : Strong yellow.

#b9960c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9960c has RGB values of R:185, G:150, B:12 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.19, Y:0.94, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12162572.

Hex triplet b9960c #b9960c
RGB Decimal 185, 150, 12 rgb(185,150,12)
RGB Percent 72.5, 58.8, 4.7 rgb(72.5%,58.8%,4.7%)
CMYK 0, 19, 94, 27
HSL 47.9°, 87.8, 38.6 hsl(47.9,87.8%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 47.9°, 93.5, 72.5
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 63.471, 1.556, 65.77
XYZ 30.981, 32.155, 4.923
xyY 0.455, 0.472, 32.155
CIE-LCH 63.471, 65.789, 88.644
CIE-LUV 63.471, 30.39, 65.749
Hunter-Lab 56.705, -1.711, 34.547
Binary 10111001, 10010110, 00001100

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#b9960c Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9960c;}
.background {background-color:#b9960c;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9960c;}

Shades and Tints of #b9960c

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, #010100 is the darkest color, while #fefbed is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9960c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #66645f is the less saturated color, while #c19b04 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9960c 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.

  • #919191 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #999276 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b29f19 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c6971d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c4919b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b49b14 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c19616 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c09267 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population