#b48c21 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b48c21 is composed of 70.6% red, 54.9% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 22.2% magenta, 81.7% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 43.7 degrees, a saturation of 69% and a lightness of 41.8%. #b48c21 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff42 with #691900. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 71
    • G 55
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 22
    • Y 82
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b48c21 color description : Strong orange.

#b48c21 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b48c21 has RGB values of R:180, G:140, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.22, Y:0.82, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11832353.

Hex triplet b48c21 #b48c21
RGB Decimal 180, 140, 33 rgb(180,140,33)
RGB Percent 70.6, 54.9, 12.9 rgb(70.6%,54.9%,12.9%)
CMYK 0, 22, 82, 29
HSL 43.7°, 69, 41.8 hsl(43.7,69%,41.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 43.7°, 81.7, 70.6
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 60.401, 5.251, 58.002
XYZ 28.475, 28.571, 5.454
xyY 0.456, 0.457, 28.571
CIE-LCH 60.401, 58.239, 84.827
CIE-LUV 60.401, 33.58, 58.762
Hunter-Lab 53.452, 1.553, 31.367
Binary 10110100, 10001100, 00100001

Color Schemes with #b48c21

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Alternatives to #b48c21

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#b48c21 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b48c21

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b48c21;}
.background {background-color:#b48c21;}
.border {border:1px solid #b48c21;}

Shades and Tints of #b48c21

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, #0e0b03 is the darkest color, while #fffefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b48c21

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #726e63 is the less saturated color, while #d59b00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b48c21 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.

  • #8c8c8c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #948c77 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a9972e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bc902d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bf8892 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #ad9329 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b98e28 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bb8969 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population