#b9ab2c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9ab2c is composed of 72.5% red, 67.1% green and 17.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 7.6% magenta, 76.2% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 54 degrees, a saturation of 61.6% and a lightness of 44.9%. #b9ab2c color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff58 with #735700. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 73
    • G 67
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 8
    • Y 76
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9ab2c color description : Strong yellow.

#b9ab2c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9ab2c has RGB values of R:185, G:171, B:44 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.08, Y:0.76, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12167980.

Hex triplet b9ab2c #b9ab2c
RGB Decimal 185, 171, 44 rgb(185,171,44)
RGB Percent 72.5, 67.1, 17.3 rgb(72.5%,67.1%,17.3%)
CMYK 0, 8, 76, 27
HSL 54°, 61.6, 44.9 hsl(54,61.6%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 54°, 76.2, 72.5
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 69.2, -8.773, 62.486
XYZ 35.025, 39.623, 8.186
xyY 0.423, 0.478, 39.623
CIE-LCH 69.2, 63.099, 97.992
CIE-LUV 69.2, 14.759, 69.264
Hunter-Lab 62.947, -10.834, 36.352
Binary 10111001, 10101011, 00101100

Color Schemes with #b9ab2c

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Alternatives to #b9ab2c

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#b9ab2c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9ab2c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9ab2c;}
.background {background-color:#b9ab2c;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9ab2c;}

Shades and Tints of #b9ab2c

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, #0b0a03 is the darkest color, while #fefdfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9ab2c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #737372 is the less saturated color, while #dcc709 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9ab2c 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a6a38a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c1ad36 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d7a53c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c7a4af Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #beac32 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cca736 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c2a67f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population