#b9aa72 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9aa72 is composed of 72.5% red, 66.7% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 8.1% magenta, 38.4% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 47.3 degrees, a saturation of 33.6% and a lightness of 58.6%. #b9aa72 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffe4 with #735500. Closest websafe color is: #cc9966.

    • R 73
    • G 67
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 8
    • Y 38
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9aa72 color description : Slightly desaturated yellow.

#b9aa72 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9aa72 has RGB values of R:185, G:170, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.08, Y:0.38, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12167794.

Hex triplet b9aa72 #b9aa72
RGB Decimal 185, 170, 114 rgb(185,170,114)
RGB Percent 72.5, 66.7, 44.7 rgb(72.5%,66.7%,44.7%)
CMYK 0, 8, 38, 27
HSL 47.3°, 33.6, 58.6 hsl(47.3,33.6%,58.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 47.3°, 38.4, 72.5
Web Safe cc9966 #cc9966
CIE-LAB 69.668, -2.803, 30.84
XYZ 37.419, 40.279, 21.722
xyY 0.376, 0.405, 40.279
CIE-LCH 69.668, 30.967, 95.192
CIE-LUV 69.668, 12.62, 40.372
Hunter-Lab 63.466, -5.823, 24.133
Binary 10111001, 10101010, 01110010

Color Schemes with #b9aa72

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Alternatives to #b9aa72

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#b9aa72 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9aa72

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Shades and Tints of #b9aa72

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, #030302 is the darkest color, while #faf9f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9aa72

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #999792 is the less saturated color, while #facf31 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9aa72 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.

  • #a8a8a8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aba89d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcae79 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cfa77b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c3a7b2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbac76 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c7a878 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bfa89b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population