#b9a74f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9a74f is composed of 72.5% red, 65.5% green and 31% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 9.7% magenta, 57.3% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 49.8 degrees, a saturation of 43.1% and a lightness of 51.8%. #b9a74f color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff9e with #734f00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9966.

    • R 73
    • G 65
    • B 31
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 57
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9a74f color description : Moderate yellow.

#b9a74f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9a74f has RGB values of R:185, G:167, B:79 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.57, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12166991.

Hex triplet b9a74f #b9a74f
RGB Decimal 185, 167, 79 rgb(185,167,79)
RGB Percent 72.5, 65.5, 31 rgb(72.5%,65.5%,31%)
CMYK 0, 10, 57, 27
HSL 49.8°, 43.1, 51.8 hsl(49.8,43.1%,51.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 49.8°, 57.3, 72.5
Web Safe cc9966 #cc9966
CIE-LAB 68.4, -4.602, 47.098
XYZ 35.238, 38.517, 12.975
xyY 0.406, 0.444, 38.517
CIE-LCH 68.4, 47.322, 95.581
CIE-LUV 68.4, 16.333, 56.382
Hunter-Lab 62.062, -7.26, 31.048
Binary 10111001, 10100111, 01001111

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Alternatives to #b9a74f

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#b9a74f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9a74f

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CSS codes
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.border {border:1px solid #b9a74f;}

Shades and Tints of #b9a74f

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, #060603 is the darkest color, while #fcfbf7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9a74f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8a887e is the less saturated color, while #fbd30d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9a74f 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
  • #bcab58 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d0a35a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c5a2ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bba954 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c8a456 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c0a38b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population