#b9a962 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9a962 is composed of 72.5% red, 66.3% green and 38.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 8.6% magenta, 47% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 49 degrees, a saturation of 38.3% and a lightness of 55.5%. #b9a962 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffc4 with #735300. Closest websafe color is: #cc9966.

    • R 73
    • G 66
    • B 38
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 9
    • Y 47
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9a962 color description : Slightly desaturated yellow.

#b9a962 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9a962 has RGB values of R:185, G:169, B:98 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.09, Y:0.47, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12167522.

Hex triplet b9a962 #b9a962
RGB Decimal 185, 169, 98 rgb(185,169,98)
RGB Percent 72.5, 66.3, 38.4 rgb(72.5%,66.3%,38.4%)
CMYK 0, 9, 47, 27
HSL 49°, 38.3, 55.5 hsl(49,38.3%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 49°, 47, 72.5
Web Safe cc9966 #cc9966
CIE-LAB 69.164, -3.989, 38.562
XYZ 36.4, 39.573, 17.276
xyY 0.39, 0.424, 39.573
CIE-LCH 69.164, 38.768, 95.906
CIE-LUV 69.164, 14.122, 48.575
Hunter-Lab 62.907, -6.801, 27.753
Binary 10111001, 10101001, 01100010

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Alternatives to #b9a962

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#b9a962 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9a962

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9a962;}
.background {background-color:#b9a962;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9a962;}

Shades and Tints of #b9a962

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, #060503 is the darkest color, while #fcfbf7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9a962

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #969385 is the less saturated color, while #ffd51c is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9a962 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aaa798 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdad6a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d0a66c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c4a5b0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbab67 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c7a768 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c0a694 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population