#b9c38e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9c38e is composed of 72.5% red, 76.5% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.1% cyan, 0% magenta, 27.2% yellow and 23.5% black. It has a hue angle of 71.3 degrees, a saturation of 30.6% and a lightness of 66.1%. #b9c38e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #73871d. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 73
    • G 76
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 5
    • M 0
    • Y 27
    • K 24
    CMYK color chart

#b9c38e color description : Slightly desaturated yellow.

#b9c38e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9c38e has RGB values of R:185, G:195, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0, Y:0.27, K:0.24. Its decimal value is 12174222.

Hex triplet b9c38e #b9c38e
RGB Decimal 185, 195, 142 rgb(185,195,142)
RGB Percent 72.5, 76.5, 55.7 rgb(72.5%,76.5%,55.7%)
CMYK 5, 0, 27, 24
HSL 71.3°, 30.6, 66.1 hsl(71.3,30.6%,66.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 71.3°, 27.2, 76.5
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 76.859, -12.283, 25.553
XYZ 44.404, 51.298, 33.152
xyY 0.345, 0.398, 51.298
CIE-LCH 76.859, 28.352, 115.674
CIE-LUV 76.859, -3.364, 37.125
Hunter-Lab 71.622, -14.673, 22.692
Binary 10111001, 11000011, 10001110

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#b9c38e Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b9c38e;}
.background {background-color:#b9c38e;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9c38e;}

Shades and Tints of #b9c38e

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 #f8f9f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9c38e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #adafa2 is the less saturated color, while #deff52 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9c38e 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.

  • #bababa Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #babcb1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cec091 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e1b997 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c5becc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6c190 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d2bd94 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c0c0b5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population