#b5553b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b5553b is composed of 71% red, 33.3% green and 23.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 53% magenta, 67.4% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 12.8 degrees, a saturation of 50.8% and a lightness of 47.1%. #b5553b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffaa76 with #6b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6633.

    • R 71
    • G 33
    • B 23
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 53
    • Y 67
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b5553b color description : Moderate red.

#b5553b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b5553b has RGB values of R:181, G:85, B:59 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.53, Y:0.67, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11883835.

Hex triplet b5553b #b5553b
RGB Decimal 181, 85, 59 rgb(181,85,59)
RGB Percent 71, 33.3, 23.1 rgb(71%,33.3%,23.1%)
CMYK 0, 53, 67, 29
HSL 12.8°, 50.8, 47.1 hsl(12.8,50.8%,47.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 12.8°, 67.4, 71
Web Safe cc6633 #cc6633
CIE-LAB 47.801, 36.999, 33.338
XYZ 23.095, 16.639, 6.133
xyY 0.504, 0.363, 16.639
CIE-LCH 47.801, 49.802, 42.02
CIE-LUV 47.801, 74.281, 28.667
Hunter-Lab 40.791, 29.68, 19.639
Binary 10110101, 01010101, 00111011

Color Schemes with #b5553b

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Alternatives to #b5553b

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#b5553b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b5553b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b5553b;}
.background {background-color:#b5553b;}
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Shades and Tints of #b5553b

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, #030201 is the darkest color, while #fbf5f4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b5553b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7e7572 is the less saturated color, while #ec3504 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b5553b 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.

  • #6f6f6f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7d6a65 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #83784e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #93733f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ba5a5f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #956b47 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9f683d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b85852 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population