#b3b315 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b3b315 is composed of 70.2% red, 70.2% green and 8.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 88.3% yellow and 29.8% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 79% and a lightness of 39.2%. #b3b315 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff2a with #676700. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

    • R 70
    • G 70
    • B 8
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 88
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#b3b315 color description : Strong yellow.

#b3b315 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b3b315 has RGB values of R:179, G:179, B:21 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.88, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 11776789.

Hex triplet b3b315 #b3b315
RGB Decimal 179, 179, 21 rgb(179,179,21)
RGB Percent 70.2, 70.2, 8.2 rgb(70.2%,70.2%,8.2%)
CMYK 0, 0, 88, 30
HSL 60°, 79, 39.2 hsl(60,79%,39.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 88.3, 70.2
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 70.787, -16.227, 69.676
XYZ 34.846, 41.879, 6.957
xyY 0.416, 0.5, 41.879
CIE-LCH 70.787, 71.541, 103.11
CIE-LUV 70.787, 5.492, 76.178
Hunter-Lab 64.714, -17.133, 38.925
Binary 10110011, 10110011, 00010101

Color Schemes with #b3b315

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Alternatives to #b3b315

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#b3b315 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b3b315

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#b3b315 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b3b315;}
.background {background-color:#b3b315;}
.border {border:1px solid #b3b315;}

Shades and Tints of #b3b315

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 #fdfdf1 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b3b315

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #666662 is the less saturated color, while #c2c206 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b3b315 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a5a585 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c6b11f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dda82c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c3aab6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfb21b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #cdac24 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bdad7c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population