#b3af36 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b3af36 is composed of 70.2% red, 68.6% green and 21.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 2.2% magenta, 69.8% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 58.1 degrees, a saturation of 53.6% and a lightness of 45.7%. #b3af36 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff6c with #675f00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 70
    • G 69
    • B 21
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 2
    • Y 70
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#b3af36 color description : Moderate yellow.

#b3af36 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b3af36 has RGB values of R:179, G:175, B:54 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.02, Y:0.7, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 11775798.

Hex triplet b3af36 #b3af36
RGB Decimal 179, 175, 54 rgb(179,175,54)
RGB Percent 70.2, 68.6, 21.2 rgb(70.2%,68.6%,21.2%)
CMYK 0, 2, 70, 30
HSL 58.1°, 53.6, 45.7 hsl(58.1,53.6%,45.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 58.1°, 69.8, 70.2
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 69.832, -13, 59.32
XYZ 34.586, 40.511, 9.487
xyY 0.409, 0.479, 40.511
CIE-LCH 69.832, 60.727, 102.361
CIE-LUV 69.832, 7.651, 68.324
Hunter-Lab 63.648, -14.387, 35.716
Binary 10110011, 10101111, 00110110

Color Schemes with #b3af36

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Alternatives to #b3af36

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#b3af36 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b3af36

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b3af36;}
.background {background-color:#b3af36;}
.border {border:1px solid #b3af36;}

Shades and Tints of #b3af36

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, #0d0d04 is the darkest color, while #fefefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b3af36

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7d7d6c is the less saturated color, while #e9e100 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b3af36 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.

  • #a2a2a2 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a5a58c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2af3f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d8a645 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c2a8b3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bdaf3c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #caa940 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bcaa86 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population