#b9b198 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b198 is composed of 72.5% red, 69.4% green and 59.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 4.3% magenta, 17.8% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 45.5 degrees, a saturation of 19.1% and a lightness of 66.1%. #b9b198 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #736331. Closest websafe color is: #cc9999.

    • R 73
    • G 69
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 4
    • Y 18
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9b198 color description : Grayish yellow.

#b9b198 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b198 has RGB values of R:185, G:177, B:152 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.04, Y:0.18, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12169624.

Hex triplet b9b198 #b9b198
RGB Decimal 185, 177, 152 rgb(185,177,152)
RGB Percent 72.5, 69.4, 59.6 rgb(72.5%,69.4%,59.6%)
CMYK 0, 4, 18, 27
HSL 45.5°, 19.1, 66.1 hsl(45.5,19.1%,66.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 45.5°, 17.8, 72.5
Web Safe cc9999 #cc9999
CIE-LAB 72.246, -1.365, 13.825
XYZ 41.396, 44.026, 36.021
xyY 0.341, 0.363, 44.026
CIE-LCH 72.246, 13.892, 95.641
CIE-LUV 72.246, 6.222, 19.659
Hunter-Lab 66.352, -4.752, 14.259
Binary 10111001, 10110001, 10011000

Color Schemes with #b9b198

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Alternatives to #b9b198

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#b9b198 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b198

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b198;}
.background {background-color:#b9b198;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b198;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b198

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, #020201 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b198

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #acaaa5 is the less saturated color, while #fcd355 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b198 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.

  • #b1b1b1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b3b1ac Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdb49d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ceae9f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c1b0bc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bcb39b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c6af9c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #beb0af Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population