#b9ab72 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9ab72 is composed of 72.5% red, 67.1% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 7.6% magenta, 38.4% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 48.2 degrees, a saturation of 33.6% and a lightness of 58.6%. #b9ab72 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffe4 with #735700. 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

#b9ab72 color description : Slightly desaturated yellow.

#b9ab72 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9ab72 has RGB values of R:185, G:171, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.08, Y:0.38, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12168050.

Hex triplet b9ab72 #b9ab72
RGB Decimal 185, 171, 114 rgb(185,171,114)
RGB Percent 72.5, 67.1, 44.7 rgb(72.5%,67.1%,44.7%)
CMYK 0, 8, 38, 27
HSL 48.2°, 33.6, 58.6 hsl(48.2,33.6%,58.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 48.2°, 38.4, 72.5
Web Safe cc9966 #cc9966
CIE-LAB 69.934, -3.336, 31.186
XYZ 37.607, 40.656, 21.785
xyY 0.376, 0.406, 40.656
CIE-LCH 69.934, 31.364, 96.105
CIE-LUV 69.934, 12.002, 40.907
Hunter-Lab 63.762, -6.302, 24.376
Binary 10111001, 10101011, 01110010

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Alternatives to #b9ab72

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#b9ab72 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9ab72

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Shades and Tints of #b9ab72

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 #b9ab72

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #999792 is the less saturated color, while #fad231 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9ab72 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.

  • #a9a9a9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aca99e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdaf79 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cfa87b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c3a7b3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bbad76 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c7a978 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bfa99b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population