#b9bc1a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9bc1a is composed of 72.5% red, 73.7% green and 10.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 86.2% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 61.1 degrees, a saturation of 75.7% and a lightness of 42%. #b9bc1a color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff34 with #737900. Closest websafe color is: #cccc33.

    • R 73
    • G 74
    • B 10
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 0
    • Y 86
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#b9bc1a color description : Strong yellow.

#b9bc1a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9bc1a has RGB values of R:185, G:188, B:26 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0, Y:0.86, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12172314.

Hex triplet b9bc1a #b9bc1a
RGB Decimal 185, 188, 26 rgb(185,188,26)
RGB Percent 72.5, 73.7, 10.2 rgb(72.5%,73.7%,10.2%)
CMYK 2, 0, 86, 26
HSL 61.1°, 75.7, 42 hsl(61.1,75.7%,42%)
HSV (or HSB) 61.1°, 86.2, 73.7
Web Safe cccc33 #cccc33
CIE-LAB 73.776, -18.051, 71.321
XYZ 38.177, 46.356, 7.914
xyY 0.413, 0.501, 46.356
CIE-LCH 73.776, 73.57, 104.203
CIE-LUV 73.776, 3.665, 79.224
Hunter-Lab 68.085, -19.059, 40.768
Binary 10111001, 10111100, 00011010

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Alternatives to #b9bc1a

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#b9bc1a Preview

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.text {color:#b9bc1a;}
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.border {border:1px solid #b9bc1a;}

Shades and Tints of #b9bc1a

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, #0f1002 is the darkest color, while #fffffd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9bc1a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #727264 is the less saturated color, while #d1d501 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9bc1a 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.

  • #a9a9a9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #acad8c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfb924 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e6b031 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #cab2bf Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7ba20 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d6b428 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c3b683 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population