#b47217 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b47217 is composed of 70.6% red, 44.7% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 36.7% magenta, 87.2% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 34.8 degrees, a saturation of 77.3% and a lightness of 39.8%. #b47217 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffe42e with #690000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6600.

    • R 71
    • G 45
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 37
    • Y 87
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b47217 color description : Strong orange.

#b47217 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b47217 has RGB values of R:180, G:114, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.37, Y:0.87, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11825687.

Hex triplet b47217 #b47217
RGB Decimal 180, 114, 23 rgb(180,114,23)
RGB Percent 70.6, 44.7, 9 rgb(70.6%,44.7%,9%)
CMYK 0, 37, 87, 29
HSL 34.8°, 77.3, 39.8 hsl(34.8,77.3%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 34.8°, 87.2, 70.6
Web Safe cc6600 #cc6600
CIE-LAB 53.816, 19.408, 55.578
XYZ 24.995, 21.802, 3.702
xyY 0.495, 0.432, 21.802
CIE-LCH 53.816, 58.869, 70.751
CIE-LUV 53.816, 54.214, 50.38
Hunter-Lab 46.692, 13.842, 27.983
Binary 10110100, 01110010, 00010111

Color Schemes with #b47217

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Alternatives to #b47217

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#b47217 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b47217

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b47217;}
.background {background-color:#b47217;}
.border {border:1px solid #b47217;}

Shades and Tints of #b47217

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 #b47217

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #666665 is the less saturated color, while #c47407 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b47217 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.

  • #7b7b7b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #867967 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #978726 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a8801e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bc7179 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a17f21 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ac7b1b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b97155 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population