#b9b801 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b801 is composed of 72.5% red, 72.2% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0.5% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 59.7 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 36.5%. #b9b801 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff02 with #737100. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

    • R 73
    • G 72
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 1
    • Y 99
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9b801 color description : Strong yellow.

#b9b801 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b801 has RGB values of R:185, G:184, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.01, Y:0.99, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12171265.

Hex triplet b9b801 #b9b801
RGB Decimal 185, 184, 1 rgb(185,184,1)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.2, 0.4 rgb(72.5%,72.2%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 1, 99, 27
HSL 59.7°, 98.9, 36.5 hsl(59.7,98.9%,36.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 59.7°, 99.5, 72.5
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 72.627, -16.423, 73.924
XYZ 37.154, 44.598, 6.68
xyY 0.42, 0.504, 44.598
CIE-LCH 72.627, 75.727, 102.526
CIE-LUV 72.627, 6.436, 79.693
Hunter-Lab 66.782, -17.561, 40.817
Binary 10111001, 10111000, 00000001

Color Schemes with #b9b801

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Alternatives to #b9b801

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#b9b801 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b801

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b801;}
.background {background-color:#b9b801;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b801;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b801

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, #090900 is the darkest color, while #fffff5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b801

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #636357 is the less saturated color, while #b9b801 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b801 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.

  • #a3a3a3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7a783 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccb600 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e3ad22 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c9afbb Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c5b700 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d4b116 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c3b277 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population