#b9be9c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9be9c is composed of 72.5% red, 74.5% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 17.9% yellow and 25.5% black. It has a hue angle of 68.8 degrees, a saturation of 20.7% and a lightness of 67.8%. #b9be9c color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #737d39. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 73
    • G 75
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 0
    • Y 18
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#b9be9c color description : Grayish yellow.

#b9be9c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9be9c has RGB values of R:185, G:190, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0, Y:0.18, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 12172956.

Hex triplet b9be9c #b9be9c
RGB Decimal 185, 190, 156 rgb(185,190,156)
RGB Percent 72.5, 74.5, 61.2 rgb(72.5%,74.5%,61.2%)
CMYK 3, 0, 18, 25
HSL 68.8°, 20.7, 67.8 hsl(68.8,20.7%,67.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 68.8°, 17.9, 74.5
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 75.787, -7.615, 16.616
XYZ 44.421, 49.542, 38.673
xyY 0.335, 0.374, 49.542
CIE-LCH 75.787, 18.278, 114.623
CIE-LUV 75.787, -1.176, 24.755
Hunter-Lab 70.386, -10.523, 16.694
Binary 10111001, 10111110, 10011100

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Alternatives to #b9be9c

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#b9be9c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9be9c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9be9c;}
.background {background-color:#b9be9c;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9be9c;}

Shades and Tints of #b9be9c

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, #070805 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9be9c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b0b1a9 is the less saturated color, while #e6fd5d is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9be9c 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.

  • #b9b9b9 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #b9bab3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c8bd9f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d9b7a4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c3bbc9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2bd9e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cdb9a1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bfbcb8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population