#b9b9a4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9b9a4 is composed of 72.5% red, 72.5% green and 64.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 11.4% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 13% and a lightness of 68.4%. #b9b9a4 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737349. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 73
    • G 73
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 11
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b9b9a4 color description : Grayish yellow.

#b9b9a4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9b9a4 has RGB values of R:185, G:185, B:164 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.11, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12171684.

Hex triplet b9b9a4 #b9b9a4
RGB Decimal 185, 185, 164 rgb(185,185,164)
RGB Percent 72.5, 72.5, 64.3 rgb(72.5%,72.5%,64.3%)
CMYK 0, 0, 11, 27
HSL 60°, 13, 68.4 hsl(60,13%,68.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 11.4, 72.5
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 74.631, -3.695, 10.666
XYZ 44.056, 47.693, 42.005
xyY 0.329, 0.357, 47.693
CIE-LCH 74.631, 11.288, 109.109
CIE-LUV 74.631, 1.145, 15.933
Hunter-Lab 69.06, -6.982, 12.28
Binary 10111001, 10111001, 10100100

Color Schemes with #b9b9a4

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Alternatives to #b9b9a4

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#b9b9a4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9b9a4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9b9a4;}
.background {background-color:#b9b9a4;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9b9a4;}

Shades and Tints of #b9b9a4

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, #090907 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9b9a4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b3aa is the less saturated color, while #fdfd60 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9b9a4 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.

  • #b7b7b7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b7b7b3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c3baa7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d2b5ab Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c1b8c5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfbaa6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c9b6a8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #beb8b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population