#b9a722 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9a722 is composed of 72.5% red, 65.5% green and 13.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 9.7% magenta, 81.6% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 52.8 degrees, a saturation of 68.9% and a lightness of 42.9%. #b9a722 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff44 with #734f00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 73
    • G 65
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 82
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9a722 color description : Strong yellow.

#b9a722 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9a722 has RGB values of R:185, G:167, B:34 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.82, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12166946.

Hex triplet b9a722 #b9a722
RGB Decimal 185, 167, 34 rgb(185,167,34)
RGB Percent 72.5, 65.5, 13.3 rgb(72.5%,65.5%,13.3%)
CMYK 0, 10, 82, 27
HSL 52.8°, 68.9, 42.9 hsl(52.8,68.9%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 52.8°, 81.6, 72.5
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 68.071, -7.038, 64.585
XYZ 34.115, 38.068, 7.064
xyY 0.43, 0.48, 38.068
CIE-LCH 68.071, 64.968, 96.219
CIE-LUV 68.071, 17.728, 69.626
Hunter-Lab 61.7, -9.277, 36.401
Binary 10111001, 10100111, 00100010

Color Schemes with #b9a722

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Alternatives to #b9a722

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#b9a722 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9a722

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9a722;}
.background {background-color:#b9a722;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9a722;}

Shades and Tints of #b9a722

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, #030201 is the darkest color, while #fcfbf1 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9a722

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #767465 is the less saturated color, while #dbc100 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9a722 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a39f84 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #beaa2d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d4a232 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c6a0ab Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bca929 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #caa42c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c1a279 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population