#b9997f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9997f is composed of 72.5% red, 60% green and 49.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 17.3% magenta, 31.4% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 26.9 degrees, a saturation of 29.3% and a lightness of 61.2%. #b9997f color hex could be obtained by blending #fffffe with #733300. Closest websafe color is: #cc9966.

    • R 73
    • G 60
    • B 50
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 17
    • Y 31
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9997f color description : Slightly desaturated orange.

#b9997f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9997f has RGB values of R:185, G:153, B:127 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.17, Y:0.31, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12163455.

Hex triplet b9997f #b9997f
RGB Decimal 185, 153, 127 rgb(185,153,127)
RGB Percent 72.5, 60, 49.8 rgb(72.5%,60%,49.8%)
CMYK 0, 17, 31, 27
HSL 26.9°, 29.3, 61.2 hsl(26.9,29.3%,61.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 26.9°, 31.4, 72.5
Web Safe cc9966 #cc9966
CIE-LAB 65.46, 8.044, 18.133
XYZ 35.229, 34.63, 24.906
xyY 0.372, 0.365, 34.63
CIE-LCH 65.46, 19.837, 66.078
CIE-LUV 65.46, 22.169, 22.85
Hunter-Lab 58.847, 3.877, 16.1
Binary 10111001, 10011001, 01111111

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#b9997f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9997f

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Shades and Tints of #b9997f

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, #0b0906 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9997f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a29b96 is the less saturated color, while #fe923a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9997f 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a59f99 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ada387 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bd9d85 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c099a4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b19f84 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bb9c83 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bd9996 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population