#b9a226 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9a226 is composed of 72.5% red, 63.5% green and 14.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 12.4% magenta, 79.5% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 50.6 degrees, a saturation of 65.9% and a lightness of 43.7%. #b9a226 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff4c with #734500. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 73
    • G 64
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 12
    • Y 79
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9a226 color description : Strong yellow.

#b9a226 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9a226 has RGB values of R:185, G:162, B:38 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.12, Y:0.79, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12165670.

Hex triplet b9a226 #b9a226
RGB Decimal 185, 162, 38 rgb(185,162,38)
RGB Percent 72.5, 63.5, 14.9 rgb(72.5%,63.5%,14.9%)
CMYK 0, 12, 79, 27
HSL 50.6°, 65.9, 43.7 hsl(50.6,65.9%,43.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 50.6°, 79.5, 72.5
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 66.746, -4.256, 62.215
XYZ 33.278, 36.296, 7.087
xyY 0.434, 0.473, 36.296
CIE-LCH 66.746, 62.361, 93.913
CIE-LUV 66.746, 21.165, 66.841
Hunter-Lab 60.246, -6.833, 35.198
Binary 10111001, 10100010, 00100110

Color Schemes with #b9a226

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Alternatives to #b9a226

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#b9a226 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9a226

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9a226;}
.background {background-color:#b9a226;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9a226;}

Shades and Tints of #b9a226

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, #060501 is the darkest color, while #fdfcf5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9a226

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #74736b is the less saturated color, while #dbba04 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9a226 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a19c84 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #baa731 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cf9f35 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c69ca7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #baa52d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c7a02f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c19e78 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population