#b55a00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b55a00 is composed of 71% red, 35.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 50.3% magenta, 100% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 29.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.5%. #b55a00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffb400 with #6b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6600.

    • R 71
    • G 35
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 50
    • Y 100
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b55a00 color description : Strong orange.

#b55a00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b55a00 has RGB values of R:181, G:90, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.5, Y:1, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11885056.

Hex triplet b55a00 #b55a00
RGB Decimal 181, 90, 0 rgb(181,90,0)
RGB Percent 71, 35.3, 0 rgb(71%,35.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 50, 100, 29
HSL 29.8°, 100, 35.5 hsl(29.8,100%,35.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 29.8°, 100, 71
Web Safe cc6600 #cc6600
CIE-LAB 48.434, 32.545, 57.356
XYZ 22.713, 17.138, 2.112
xyY 0.541, 0.408, 17.138
CIE-LCH 48.434, 65.946, 60.428
CIE-LUV 48.434, 75.361, 44.546
Hunter-Lab 41.398, 25.486, 25.954
Binary 10110101, 01011010, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b55a00

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Alternatives to #b55a00

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#b55a00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b55a00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b55a00;}
.background {background-color:#b55a00;}
.border {border:1px solid #b55a00;}

Shades and Tints of #b55a00

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, #040200 is the darkest color, while #fff7f0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b55a00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #615a54 is the less saturated color, while #b55a00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b55a00 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.

  • #6b6b6b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7a6856 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #897a12 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #987400 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bb5c61 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #996e0b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a36a00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b95b3e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population