#b5971b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b5971b is composed of 71% red, 59.2% green and 10.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 16.6% magenta, 85.1% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 48.3 degrees, a saturation of 74% and a lightness of 40.8%. #b5971b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff36 with #6b2f00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 71
    • G 59
    • B 11
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 17
    • Y 85
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b5971b color description : Strong yellow.

#b5971b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b5971b has RGB values of R:181, G:151, B:27 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.17, Y:0.85, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11900699.

Hex triplet b5971b #b5971b
RGB Decimal 181, 151, 27 rgb(181,151,27)
RGB Percent 71, 59.2, 10.6 rgb(71%,59.2%,10.6%)
CMYK 0, 17, 85, 29
HSL 48.3°, 74, 40.8 hsl(48.3,74%,40.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 48.3°, 85.1, 71
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 63.374, -0.486, 62.37
XYZ 30.321, 32.037, 5.624
xyY 0.446, 0.471, 32.037
CIE-LCH 63.374, 62.372, 90.447
CIE-LUV 63.374, 26.34, 64.27
Hunter-Lab 56.602, -3.432, 33.73
Binary 10110101, 10010111, 00011011

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#b5971b Preview

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Shades and Tints of #b5971b

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, #0a0902 is the darkest color, while #fefdf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b5971b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d6b63 is the less saturated color, while #cda603 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b5971b 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.

  • #929292 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #99937a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b19f27 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c5972a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c1929c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b29c23 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bf9724 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bc946d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population