#b55221 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b55221 is composed of 71% red, 32.2% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 54.7% magenta, 81.8% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 19.9 degrees, a saturation of 69.2% and a lightness of 42%. #b55221 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffa442 with #6b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6633.

    • R 71
    • G 32
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 55
    • Y 82
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b55221 color description : Strong orange.

#b55221 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b55221 has RGB values of R:181, G:82, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.55, Y:0.82, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11883041.

Hex triplet b55221 #b55221
RGB Decimal 181, 82, 33 rgb(181,82,33)
RGB Percent 71, 32.2, 12.9 rgb(71%,32.2%,12.9%)
CMYK 0, 55, 82, 29
HSL 19.9°, 69.2, 42 hsl(19.9,69.2%,42%)
HSV (or HSB) 19.9°, 81.8, 71
Web Safe cc6633 #cc6633
CIE-LAB 46.936, 37.335, 45.874
XYZ 22.349, 15.97, 3.344
xyY 0.536, 0.383, 15.97
CIE-LCH 46.936, 59.147, 50.86
CIE-LUV 46.936, 79.866, 36.742
Hunter-Lab 39.963, 29.889, 23.012
Binary 10110101, 01010010, 00100001

Color Schemes with #b55221

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Alternatives to #b55221

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#b55221 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b55221

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b55221;}
.background {background-color:#b55221;}
.border {border:1px solid #b55221;}

Shades and Tints of #b55221

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, #0f0703 is the darkest color, while #fffefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b55221

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #736863 is the less saturated color, while #d64700 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b55221 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.

  • #6a6a6a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #79655b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #837634 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #937124 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ba565b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95692d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9f6522 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b85446 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population