#b9a400 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9a400 is composed of 72.5% red, 64.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 11.4% magenta, 100% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 53.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.3%. #b9a400 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #734900. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 73
    • G 64
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 11
    • Y 100
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9a400 color description : Strong yellow.

#b9a400 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9a400 has RGB values of R:185, G:164, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.11, Y:1, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12166144.

Hex triplet b9a400 #b9a400
RGB Decimal 185, 164, 0 rgb(185,164,0)
RGB Percent 72.5, 64.3, 0 rgb(72.5%,64.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 11, 100, 27
HSL 53.2°, 100, 36.3 hsl(53.2,100%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 53.2°, 100, 72.5
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 67.177, -6.095, 70.096
XYZ 33.283, 36.866, 5.363
xyY 0.441, 0.488, 36.866
CIE-LCH 67.177, 70.361, 94.97
CIE-LUV 67.177, 20.241, 72.035
Hunter-Lab 60.718, -8.408, 37.266
Binary 10111001, 10100100, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b9a400

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Alternatives to #b9a400

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#b9a400 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9a400

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9a400;}
.background {background-color:#b9a400;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9a400;}

Shades and Tints of #b9a400

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, #080800 is the darkest color, while #fffef4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9a400

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #646255 is the less saturated color, while #b9a400 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9a400 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9f9a7a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bca800 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d2a019 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c69da8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bba600 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c9a110 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c19f6b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population