#b15900 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b15900 is composed of 69.4% red, 34.9% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 49.7% magenta, 100% yellow and 30.6% black. It has a hue angle of 30.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 34.7%. #b15900 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffb200 with #630000. Closest websafe color is: #996600.

    • R 69
    • G 35
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 50
    • Y 100
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#b15900 color description : Dark orange [Brown tone].

#b15900 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b15900 has RGB values of R:177, G:89, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.5, Y:1, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 11622656.

Hex triplet b15900 #b15900
RGB Decimal 177, 89, 0 rgb(177,89,0)
RGB Percent 69.4, 34.9, 0 rgb(69.4%,34.9%,0%)
CMYK 0, 50, 100, 31
HSL 30.2°, 100, 34.7 hsl(30.2,100%,34.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 30.2°, 100, 69.4
Web Safe 996600 #996600
CIE-LAB 47.616, 31.409, 56.557
XYZ 21.705, 16.494, 2.041
xyY 0.539, 0.41, 16.494
CIE-LCH 47.616, 64.693, 60.955
CIE-LUV 47.616, 72.792, 43.951
Hunter-Lab 40.613, 24.324, 25.45
Binary 10110001, 01011001, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b15900

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Alternatives to #b15900

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#b15900 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b15900

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b15900;}
.background {background-color:#b15900;}
.border {border:1px solid #b15900;}

Shades and Tints of #b15900

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #fff5ec is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b15900

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5f5952 is the less saturated color, while #b15900 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b15900 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.

  • #696969 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #776654 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #877811 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #967200 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b75b60 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #966d0b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a06900 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b55a3d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population