#b56500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b56500 is composed of 71% red, 39.6% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 44.2% magenta, 100% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 33.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 35.5%. #b56500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffca00 with #6b0000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6600.

    • R 71
    • G 40
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 44
    • Y 100
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b56500 color description : Strong orange.

#b56500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b56500 has RGB values of R:181, G:101, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.44, Y:1, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11887872.

Hex triplet b56500 #b56500
RGB Decimal 181, 101, 0 rgb(181,101,0)
RGB Percent 71, 39.6, 0 rgb(71%,39.6%,0%)
CMYK 0, 44, 100, 29
HSL 33.5°, 100, 35.5 hsl(33.5,100%,35.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 33.5°, 100, 71
Web Safe cc6600 #cc6600
CIE-LAB 50.843, 26.639, 58.825
XYZ 23.711, 19.133, 2.444
xyY 0.524, 0.422, 19.133
CIE-LCH 50.843, 64.576, 65.637
CIE-LUV 50.843, 66.338, 48.314
Hunter-Lab 43.741, 20.21, 27.306
Binary 10110101, 01100101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b56500

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Alternatives to #b56500

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#b56500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b56500

This text has a font color of #b56500.

<span style="color:#b56500;">Text here</span>
#b56500 background color

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#b56500 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b56500;}
.background {background-color:#b56500;}
.border {border:1px solid #b56500;}

Shades and Tints of #b56500

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 #fff8f0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b56500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #615b54 is the less saturated color, while #b56500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b56500 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.

  • #717171 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7f6f5a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8f8011 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a07900 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bc656c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9d760a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a77200 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b96544 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population