#b9bd59 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9bd59 is composed of 72.5% red, 74.1% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 52.9% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 62.4 degrees, a saturation of 43.1% and a lightness of 54.5%. #b9bd59 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffb2 with #737b00. Closest websafe color is: #cccc66.

    • R 73
    • G 74
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 0
    • Y 53
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#b9bd59 color description : Moderate yellow.

#b9bd59 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9bd59 has RGB values of R:185, G:189, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0, Y:0.53, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 12172633.

Hex triplet b9bd59 #b9bd59
RGB Decimal 185, 189, 89 rgb(185,189,89)
RGB Percent 72.5, 74.1, 34.9 rgb(72.5%,74.1%,34.9%)
CMYK 2, 0, 53, 26
HSL 62.4°, 43.1, 54.5 hsl(62.4,43.1%,54.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 62.4°, 52.9, 74.1
Web Safe cccc66 #cccc66
CIE-LAB 74.465, -15.215, 49.349
XYZ 40.008, 47.431, 16.498
xyY 0.385, 0.456, 47.431
CIE-LCH 74.465, 51.642, 107.135
CIE-LUV 74.465, 1.896, 62.553
Hunter-Lab 68.87, -16.829, 34.006
Binary 10111001, 10111101, 01011001

Color Schemes with #b9bd59

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Alternatives to #b9bd59

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#b9bd59 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9bd59

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9bd59;}
.background {background-color:#b9bd59;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9bd59;}

Shades and Tints of #b9bd59

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, #020201 is the darkest color, while #fafaf3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9bd59

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #909086 is the less saturated color, while #f2fb1b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9bd59 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
  • #b2b39f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cebb5f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e3b266 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c8b5c2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6bb5d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d3b661 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c2b89c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population