#b3991b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b3991b is composed of 70.2% red, 60% green and 10.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 14.5% magenta, 84.9% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 49.7 degrees, a saturation of 73.8% and a lightness of 40.4%. #b3991b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff36 with #673300. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 70
    • G 60
    • B 11
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 15
    • Y 85
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#b3991b color description : Strong yellow.

#b3991b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b3991b has RGB values of R:179, G:153, B:27 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.15, Y:0.85, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 11770139.

Hex triplet b3991b #b3991b
RGB Decimal 179, 153, 27 rgb(179,153,27)
RGB Percent 70.2, 60, 10.6 rgb(70.2%,60%,10.6%)
CMYK 0, 15, 85, 30
HSL 49.7°, 73.8, 40.4 hsl(49.7,73.8%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 49.7°, 84.9, 70.2
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 63.71, -2.467, 62.57
XYZ 30.18, 32.446, 5.71
xyY 0.442, 0.475, 32.446
CIE-LCH 63.71, 62.619, 92.258
CIE-LUV 63.71, 23.376, 65.022
Hunter-Lab 56.962, -5.109, 33.93
Binary 10110011, 10011001, 00011011

Color Schemes with #b3991b

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Alternatives to #b3991b

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#b3991b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b3991b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b3991b;}
.background {background-color:#b3991b;}
.border {border:1px solid #b3991b;}

Shades and Tints of #b3991b

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, #090701 is the darkest color, while #fefcf7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b3991b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c6a62 is the less saturated color, while #cba903 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b3991b 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.

  • #929292 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #99937a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b29f27 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c6972b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bf949e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b29d22 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bf9825 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bb956e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population