#b9ad0a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9ad0a is composed of 72.5% red, 67.8% green and 3.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 6.5% magenta, 94.6% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 55.9 degrees, a saturation of 89.7% and a lightness of 38.2%. #b9ad0a color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff14 with #735b00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 73
    • G 68
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 6
    • Y 95
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9ad0a color description : Strong yellow.

#b9ad0a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9ad0a has RGB values of R:185, G:173, B:10 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.06, Y:0.95, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12168458.

Hex triplet b9ad0a #b9ad0a
RGB Decimal 185, 173, 10 rgb(185,173,10)
RGB Percent 72.5, 67.8, 3.9 rgb(72.5%,67.8%,3.9%)
CMYK 0, 6, 95, 27
HSL 55.9°, 89.7, 38.2 hsl(55.9,89.7%,38.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 55.9°, 94.6, 72.5
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 69.629, -10.687, 70.662
XYZ 35.006, 40.224, 6.207
xyY 0.43, 0.494, 40.224
CIE-LCH 69.629, 71.466, 98.6
CIE-LUV 69.629, 13.84, 74.847
Hunter-Lab 63.423, -12.466, 38.593
Binary 10111001, 10101101, 00001010

Color Schemes with #b9ad0a

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Alternatives to #b9ad0a

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#b9ad0a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9ad0a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9ad0a;}
.background {background-color:#b9ad0a;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9ad0a;}

Shades and Tints of #b9ad0a

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, #121001 is the darkest color, while #fffffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9ad0a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #67665d is the less saturated color, while #c1b302 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9ad0a 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.

  • #9e9e9e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a3a180 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c3ae15 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9a623 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c7a5b1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfae11 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cda81a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c2a874 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population