#b5a559 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b5a559 is composed of 71% red, 64.7% green and 34.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 8.8% magenta, 50.8% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 49.6 degrees, a saturation of 38.3% and a lightness of 52.9%. #b5a559 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffb2 with #6b4b00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9966.

    • R 71
    • G 65
    • B 35
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 9
    • Y 51
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b5a559 color description : Moderate yellow.

#b5a559 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b5a559 has RGB values of R:181, G:165, B:89 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.09, Y:0.51, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11904345.

Hex triplet b5a559 #b5a559
RGB Decimal 181, 165, 89 rgb(181,165,89)
RGB Percent 71, 64.7, 34.9 rgb(71%,64.7%,34.9%)
CMYK 0, 9, 51, 29
HSL 49.6°, 38.3, 52.9 hsl(49.6,38.3%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 49.6°, 50.8, 71
Web Safe cc9966 #cc9966
CIE-LAB 67.618, -4.395, 41.168
XYZ 34.314, 37.456, 14.873
xyY 0.396, 0.432, 37.456
CIE-LCH 67.618, 41.402, 96.094
CIE-LUV 67.618, 14.386, 50.767
Hunter-Lab 61.201, -7.021, 28.433
Binary 10110101, 10100101, 01011001

Color Schemes with #b5a559

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Alternatives to #b5a559

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#b5a559 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b5a559

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b5a559;}
.background {background-color:#b5a559;}
.border {border:1px solid #b5a559;}

Shades and Tints of #b5a559

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, #0a0905 is the darkest color, while #fefdfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b5a559

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #908d7e is the less saturated color, while #ffd50f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b5a559 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a5a293 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b9a961 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cca264 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c1a1ac Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7a75e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c4a360 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bca28e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population