#b6a501 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b6a501 is composed of 71.4% red, 64.7% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 9.3% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 54.4 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 35.9%. #b6a501 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff02 with #6d4b00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 71
    • G 65
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 9
    • Y 99
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b6a501 color description : Strong yellow.

#b6a501 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b6a501 has RGB values of R:182, G:165, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.09, Y:0.99, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11969793.

Hex triplet b6a501 #b6a501
RGB Decimal 182, 165, 1 rgb(182,165,1)
RGB Percent 71.4, 64.7, 0.4 rgb(71.4%,64.7%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 9, 99, 29
HSL 54.4°, 98.9, 35.9 hsl(54.4,98.9%,35.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 54.4°, 99.5, 71.4
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 67.171, -7.954, 69.836
XYZ 32.752, 36.859, 5.418
xyY 0.437, 0.491, 36.859
CIE-LCH 67.171, 70.287, 96.498
CIE-LUV 67.171, 17.312, 72.312
Hunter-Lab 60.711, -9.948, 37.207
Binary 10110110, 10100101, 00000001

Color Schemes with #b6a501

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Alternatives to #b6a501

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#b6a501 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b6a501

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b6a501;}
.background {background-color:#b6a501;}
.border {border:1px solid #b6a501;}

Shades and Tints of #b6a501

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, #060600 is the darkest color, while #fffef2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b6a501

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #626055 is the less saturated color, while #b6a501 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b6a501 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.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9d9a79 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bca807 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d2a01b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c49ea9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #baa704 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c8a112 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bfa06c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population