#b38b6d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b38b6d (also known as Light taupe) is composed of 70.2% red, 54.5% green and 42.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 22.3% magenta, 39.1% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 25.7 degrees, a saturation of 31.5% and a lightness of 56.5%. #b38b6d color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffda with #671700. Closest websafe color is: #cc9966.

    • R 70
    • G 55
    • B 43
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 22
    • Y 39
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#b38b6d color description : Slightly desaturated orange.

#b38b6d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b38b6d has RGB values of R:179, G:139, B:109 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.22, Y:0.39, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 11766637.

Hex triplet b38b6d #b38b6d
RGB Decimal 179, 139, 109 rgb(179,139,109)
RGB Percent 70.2, 54.5, 42.7 rgb(70.2%,54.5%,42.7%)
CMYK 0, 22, 39, 30
HSL 25.7°, 31.5, 56.5 hsl(25.7,31.5%,56.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 25.7°, 39.1, 70.2
Web Safe cc9966 #cc9966
CIE-LAB 60.918, 11.084, 21.876
XYZ 30.583, 29.154, 18.484
xyY 0.391, 0.373, 29.154
CIE-LCH 60.918, 24.524, 63.131
CIE-LUV 60.918, 28.439, 26.156
Hunter-Lab 53.995, 6.614, 17.5
Binary 10110011, 10001011, 01101101

Color Schemes with #b38b6d

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Alternatives to #b38b6d

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#b38b6d Preview

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.text {color:#b38b6d;}
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.border {border:1px solid #b38b6d;}

Shades and Tints of #b38b6d

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, #090605 is the darkest color, while #fdfcfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b38b6d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #91908f is the less saturated color, while #f78129 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b38b6d 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
  • #9a928c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a29877 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b29274 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ba8c96 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a89373 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b28f71 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b78b87 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population