#b9bc99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9bc99 is composed of 72.5% red, 73.7% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 18.6% yellow and 26.3% black. It has a hue angle of 65.1 degrees, a saturation of 20.7% and a lightness of 66.9%. #b9bc99 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737933. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 73
    • G 74
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 0
    • Y 19
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#b9bc99 color description : Grayish yellow.

#b9bc99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9bc99 has RGB values of R:185, G:188, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0, Y:0.19, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12172441.

Hex triplet b9bc99 #b9bc99
RGB Decimal 185, 188, 153 rgb(185,188,153)
RGB Percent 72.5, 73.7, 60 rgb(72.5%,73.7%,60%)
CMYK 2, 0, 19, 26
HSL 65.1°, 20.7, 66.9 hsl(65.1,20.7%,66.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 65.1°, 18.6, 73.7
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 75.19, -7.035, 17.397
XYZ 43.74, 48.581, 37.208
xyY 0.338, 0.375, 48.581
CIE-LCH 75.19, 18.766, 112.016
CIE-LUV 75.19, 0.058, 25.631
Hunter-Lab 69.7, -9.959, 17.139
Binary 10111001, 10111100, 10011001

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#b9bc99 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9bc99

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.text {color:#b9bc99;}
.background {background-color:#b9bc99;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9bc99;}

Shades and Tints of #b9bc99

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, #040503 is the darkest color, while #fafaf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9bc99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aeafa6 is the less saturated color, while #effd58 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9bc99 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
  • #b7b8b1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7bc9c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d8b6a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c3b9c6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2bc9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ccb89e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bfbab6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population