#b99c00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b99c00 is composed of 72.5% red, 61.2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 15.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 50.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.3%. #b99c00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #733900. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 73
    • G 61
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 16
    • Y 100
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b99c00 color description : Strong yellow.

#b99c00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b99c00 has RGB values of R:185, G:156, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.16, Y:1, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12164096.

Hex triplet b99c00 #b99c00
RGB Decimal 185, 156, 0 rgb(185,156,0)
RGB Percent 72.5, 61.2, 0 rgb(72.5%,61.2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 16, 100, 27
HSL 50.6°, 100, 36.3 hsl(50.6,100%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 50.6°, 100, 72.5
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 65.036, -1.833, 68.576
XYZ 31.897, 34.093, 4.901
xyY 0.45, 0.481, 34.093
CIE-LCH 65.036, 68.6, 91.531
CIE-LUV 65.036, 26.053, 68.954
Hunter-Lab 58.389, -4.67, 35.896
Binary 10111001, 10011100, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b99c00

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Alternatives to #b99c00

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#b99c00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b99c00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b99c00;}
.background {background-color:#b99c00;}
.border {border:1px solid #b99c00;}

Shades and Tints of #b99c00

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, #080700 is the darkest color, while #fffdf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b99c00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #646155 is the less saturated color, while #b99c00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b99c00 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9b9576 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b6a307 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cb9b15 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c596a0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7a004 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c49b0d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c19866 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population