#b9b873 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b873 is composed of 72.5% red, 72.2% green and 45.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0.5% magenta, 37.8% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 59.1 degrees, a saturation of 33.3% and a lightness of 58.8%. #b9b873 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffe6 with #737100. Closest websafe color is: #cccc66.

    • R 73
    • G 72
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 1
    • Y 38
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9b873 color description : Slightly desaturated yellow.

#b9b873 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b873 has RGB values of R:185, G:184, B:115 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.01, Y:0.38, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12171379.

Hex triplet b9b873 #b9b873
RGB Decimal 185, 184, 115 rgb(185,184,115)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.2, 45.1 rgb(72.5%,72.2%,45.1%)
CMYK 0, 1, 38, 27
HSL 59.1°, 33.3, 58.8 hsl(59.1,33.3%,58.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 59.1°, 37.8, 72.5
Web Safe cccc66 #cccc66
CIE-LAB 73.437, -10.057, 35.185
XYZ 40.242, 45.834, 22.946
xyY 0.369, 0.42, 45.834
CIE-LCH 73.437, 36.594, 105.952
CIE-LUV 73.437, 4.042, 47.26
Hunter-Lab 67.7, -12.373, 27.295
Binary 10111001, 10111000, 01110011

Color Schemes with #b9b873

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Alternatives to #b9b873

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#b9b873 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b873

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b873;}
.background {background-color:#b9b873;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b873;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b873

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, #040402 is the darkest color, while #fafaf6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b873

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #999993 is the less saturated color, while #faf732 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b873 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.

  • #b0b0b0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b2b2a4 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b878 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dbb07d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c5b3bf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2b876 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ceb379 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c1b4a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population