#bb9720 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb9720 is composed of 73.3% red, 59.2% green and 12.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 19.3% magenta, 82.9% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 46.1 degrees, a saturation of 70.8% and a lightness of 42.9%. #bb9720 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff40 with #772f00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 73
    • G 59
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 19
    • Y 83
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb9720 color description : Strong yellow.

#bb9720 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb9720 has RGB values of R:187, G:151, B:32 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.19, Y:0.83, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12293920.

Hex triplet bb9720 #bb9720
RGB Decimal 187, 151, 32 rgb(187,151,32)
RGB Percent 73.3, 59.2, 12.5 rgb(73.3%,59.2%,12.5%)
CMYK 0, 19, 83, 27
HSL 46.1°, 70.8, 42.9 hsl(46.1,70.8%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 46.1°, 82.9, 73.3
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 64.002, 2.352, 61.733
XYZ 31.821, 32.804, 6.022
xyY 0.45, 0.464, 32.804
CIE-LCH 64.002, 61.778, 87.818
CIE-LUV 64.002, 30.808, 63.593
Hunter-Lab 57.275, -1.057, 33.858
Binary 10111011, 10010111, 00100000

Color Schemes with #bb9720

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Alternatives to #bb9720

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#bb9720 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb9720;}
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Shades and Tints of #bb9720

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, #030200 is the darkest color, while #fdfaf1 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb9720

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f6e6c is the less saturated color, while #d4a507 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb9720 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.

  • #949494 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9c957d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b3a02c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c7982d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c6929c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b69d28 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c29828 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c2946f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population