#b9a74d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9a74d is composed of 72.5% red, 65.5% green and 30.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 9.7% magenta, 58.4% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 50 degrees, a saturation of 43.5% and a lightness of 51.4%. #b9a74d color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff9a with #734f00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9966.

    • R 73
    • G 65
    • B 30
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 58
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9a74d color description : Moderate yellow.

#b9a74d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9a74d has RGB values of R:185, G:167, B:77 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.58, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12166989.

Hex triplet b9a74d #b9a74d
RGB Decimal 185, 167, 77 rgb(185,167,77)
RGB Percent 72.5, 65.5, 30.2 rgb(72.5%,65.5%,30.2%)
CMYK 0, 10, 58, 27
HSL 50°, 43.5, 51.4 hsl(50,43.5%,51.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 50°, 58.4, 72.5
Web Safe cc9966 #cc9966
CIE-LAB 68.379, -4.755, 48.026
XYZ 35.166, 38.489, 12.597
xyY 0.408, 0.446, 38.489
CIE-LCH 68.379, 48.261, 95.655
CIE-LUV 68.379, 16.419, 57.2
Hunter-Lab 62.039, -7.388, 31.388
Binary 10111001, 10100111, 01001101

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Alternatives to #b9a74d

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#b9a74d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9a74d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9a74d;}
.background {background-color:#b9a74d;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9a74d;}

Shades and Tints of #b9a74d

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, #050502 is the darkest color, while #fbfbf6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9a74d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #89877d is the less saturated color, while #fcd40a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9a74d 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7a391 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdab56 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d1a358 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c5a2ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bba952 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c8a454 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c0a38a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population