#b9c79e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b9c79e is composed of 72.5% red, 78% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7% cyan, 0% magenta, 20.6% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 80.5 degrees, a saturation of 26.8% and a lightness of 70%. #b9c79e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #738f3d. Closest websafe color is: #cccc99.

    • R 73
    • G 78
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 0
    • Y 21
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#b9c79e color description : Grayish green.

#b9c79e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b9c79e has RGB values of R:185, G:199, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0, Y:0.21, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 12175262.

Hex triplet b9c79e #b9c79e
RGB Decimal 185, 199, 158 rgb(185,199,158)
RGB Percent 72.5, 78, 62 rgb(72.5%,78%,62%)
CMYK 7, 0, 21, 22
HSL 80.5°, 26.8, 70 hsl(80.5,26.8%,70%)
HSV (or HSB) 80.5°, 20.6, 78
Web Safe cccc99 #cccc99
CIE-LAB 78.245, -11.963, 18.963
XYZ 46.601, 53.63, 40.242
xyY 0.332, 0.382, 53.63
CIE-LCH 78.245, 22.422, 122.246
CIE-LUV 78.245, -6.123, 28.838
Hunter-Lab 73.232, -14.568, 18.682
Binary 10111001, 11000111, 10011110

Color Schemes with #b9c79e

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Alternatives to #b9c79e

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#b9c79e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b9c79e

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.text {color:#b9c79e;}
.background {background-color:#b9c79e;}
.border {border:1px solid #b9c79e;}

Shades and Tints of #b9c79e

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 #f8f9f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b9c79e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b3b5b0 is the less saturated color, while #cafc69 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b9c79e 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.

  • #bebebe Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bdc0b8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d0c4a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e1bda6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c4c3d1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7c59f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d2c1a3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c0c4be Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population