#b1a517 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b1a517 is composed of 69.4% red, 64.7% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 6.8% magenta, 87% yellow and 30.6% black. It has a hue angle of 55.3 degrees, a saturation of 77% and a lightness of 39.2%. #b1a517 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff2e with #634b00. Closest websafe color is: #999900.

    • R 69
    • G 65
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 7
    • Y 87
    • K 31
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#b1a517 color description : Dark yellow [Olive tone].

#b1a517 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b1a517 has RGB values of R:177, G:165, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.07, Y:0.87, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 11642135.

Hex triplet b1a517 #b1a517
RGB Decimal 177, 165, 23 rgb(177,165,23)
RGB Percent 69.4, 64.7, 9 rgb(69.4%,64.7%,9%)
CMYK 0, 7, 87, 31
HSL 55.3°, 77, 39.2 hsl(55.3,77%,39.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 55.3°, 87, 69.4
Web Safe 999900 #999900
CIE-LAB 66.764, -9.844, 65.964
XYZ 31.741, 36.32, 6.149
xyY 0.428, 0.489, 36.32
CIE-LCH 66.764, 66.694, 98.488
CIE-LUV 66.764, 13.498, 70.348
Hunter-Lab 60.266, -11.452, 36.137
Binary 10110001, 10100101, 00010111

Color Schemes with #b1a517

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Alternatives to #b1a517

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#b1a517 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b1a517

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Shades and Tints of #b1a517

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, #030300 is the darkest color, while #fdfcf1 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b1a517

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #646464 is the less saturated color, while #c0b208 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b1a517 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9d9b7e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bba722 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d09f2a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bf9ea9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7a61e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c5a123 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #baa074 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population