#b9ab00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9ab00 is composed of 72.5% red, 67.1% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 7.6% magenta, 100% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 55.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.3%. #b9ab00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #735700. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 73
    • G 67
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 8
    • Y 100
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9ab00 color description : Strong yellow.

#b9ab00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9ab00 has RGB values of R:185, G:171, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.08, Y:1, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12167936.

Hex triplet b9ab00 #b9ab00
RGB Decimal 185, 171, 0 rgb(185,171,0)
RGB Percent 72.5, 67.1, 0 rgb(72.5%,67.1%,0%)
CMYK 0, 8, 100, 27
HSL 55.5°, 100, 36.3 hsl(55.5,100%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 55.5°, 100, 72.5
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 69.07, -9.768, 71.454
XYZ 34.571, 39.441, 5.792
xyY 0.433, 0.494, 39.441
CIE-LCH 69.07, 72.119, 97.784
CIE-LUV 69.07, 15.293, 74.736
Hunter-Lab 62.802, -11.645, 38.493
Binary 10111001, 10101011, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b9ab00

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Alternatives to #b9ab00

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#b9ab00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9ab00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9ab00;}
.background {background-color:#b9ab00;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9ab00;}

Shades and Tints of #b9ab00

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, #080800 is the darkest color, while #fffef4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9ab00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #646355 is the less saturated color, while #b9ab00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9ab00 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a29f7d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2ad00 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d8a41c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c7a3af Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #beac00 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cca712 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c2a66f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population