#b46e17 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b46e17 is composed of 70.6% red, 43.1% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 38.9% magenta, 87.2% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 33.2 degrees, a saturation of 77.3% and a lightness of 39.8%. #b46e17 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffdc2e with #690000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6600.

    • R 71
    • G 43
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 39
    • Y 87
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b46e17 color description : Strong orange.

#b46e17 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b46e17 has RGB values of R:180, G:110, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.39, Y:0.87, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11824663.

Hex triplet b46e17 #b46e17
RGB Decimal 180, 110, 23 rgb(180,110,23)
RGB Percent 70.6, 43.1, 9 rgb(70.6%,43.1%,9%)
CMYK 0, 39, 87, 29
HSL 33.2°, 77.3, 39.8 hsl(33.2,77.3%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 33.2°, 87.2, 70.6
Web Safe cc6600 #cc6600
CIE-LAB 52.861, 21.628, 54.801
XYZ 24.554, 20.919, 3.555
xyY 0.501, 0.427, 20.919
CIE-LCH 52.861, 58.915, 68.462
CIE-LUV 52.861, 57.432, 48.869
Hunter-Lab 45.737, 15.786, 27.407
Binary 10110100, 01101110, 00010111

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Alternatives to #b46e17

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#b46e17 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b46e17

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Shades and Tints of #b46e17

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, #060401 is the darkest color, while #fef9f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b46e17

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #666665 is the less saturated color, while #c47007 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b46e17 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.

  • #797979 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #857765 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #948527 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a57e1d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bc6e75 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9f7c21 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #aa781b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b96e53 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population