#b9a931 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9a931 is composed of 72.5% red, 66.3% green and 19.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 8.6% magenta, 73.5% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 52.9 degrees, a saturation of 58.1% and a lightness of 45.9%. #b9a931 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff62 with #735300. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 73
    • G 66
    • B 19
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 9
    • Y 74
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9a931 color description : Moderate yellow.

#b9a931 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9a931 has RGB values of R:185, G:169, B:49 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.09, Y:0.74, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12167473.

Hex triplet b9a931 #b9a931
RGB Decimal 185, 169, 49 rgb(185,169,49)
RGB Percent 72.5, 66.3, 19.2 rgb(72.5%,66.3%,19.2%)
CMYK 0, 9, 74, 27
HSL 52.9°, 58.1, 45.9 hsl(52.9,58.1%,45.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 52.9°, 73.5, 72.5
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 68.688, -7.508, 60.249
XYZ 34.75, 38.913, 8.586
xyY 0.422, 0.473, 38.913
CIE-LCH 68.688, 60.715, 97.103
CIE-LUV 68.688, 16.012, 67.245
Hunter-Lab 62.38, -9.729, 35.505
Binary 10111001, 10101001, 00110001

Color Schemes with #b9a931

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Alternatives to #b9a931

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#b9a931 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9a931

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9a931;}
.background {background-color:#b9a931;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9a931;}

Shades and Tints of #b9a931

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, #0e0d04 is the darkest color, while #fffffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9a931

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7a7970 is the less saturated color, while #e6cb04 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9a931 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a5a28a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfac3b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d5a440 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c6a2ae Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdab37 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #caa53a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c1a480 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population