#b55817 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b55817 is composed of 71% red, 34.5% green and 9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 51.4% magenta, 87.3% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 24.7 degrees, a saturation of 77.5% and a lightness of 40%. #b55817 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffb02e with #6b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6600.

    • R 71
    • G 35
    • B 9
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 51
    • Y 87
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b55817 color description : Strong orange.

#b55817 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b55817 has RGB values of R:181, G:88, B:23 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.51, Y:0.87, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11884567.

Hex triplet b55817 #b55817
RGB Decimal 181, 88, 23 rgb(181,88,23)
RGB Percent 71, 34.5, 9 rgb(71%,34.5%,9%)
CMYK 0, 51, 87, 29
HSL 24.7°, 77.5, 40 hsl(24.7,77.5%,40%)
HSV (or HSB) 24.7°, 87.3, 71
Web Safe cc6600 #cc6600
CIE-LAB 48.092, 33.963, 50.977
XYZ 22.701, 16.867, 2.871
xyY 0.535, 0.397, 16.867
CIE-LCH 48.092, 61.255, 56.327
CIE-LUV 48.092, 75.983, 41.002
Hunter-Lab 41.07, 26.794, 24.604
Binary 10110101, 01011000, 00010111

Color Schemes with #b55817

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Alternatives to #b55817

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#b55817 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b55817

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b55817;}
.background {background-color:#b55817;}
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Shades and Tints of #b55817

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, #070301 is the darkest color, while #fef8f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b55817

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #676665 is the less saturated color, while #c55507 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b55817 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.

  • #6c6c6c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7b685b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #877929 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #977318 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bb5a60 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #986d22 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a26917 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b95945 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population