#b6b615 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b6b615 is composed of 71.4% red, 71.4% green and 8.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 88.5% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 79.3% and a lightness of 39.8%. #b6b615 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff2a with #6d6d00. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

    • R 71
    • G 71
    • B 8
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 88
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#b6b615 color description : Strong yellow.

#b6b615 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b6b615 has RGB values of R:182, G:182, B:21 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.88, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 11974165.

Hex triplet b6b615 #b6b615
RGB Decimal 182, 182, 21 rgb(182,182,21)
RGB Percent 71.4, 71.4, 8.2 rgb(71.4%,71.4%,8.2%)
CMYK 0, 0, 88, 29
HSL 60°, 79.3, 39.8 hsl(60,79.3%,39.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 88.5, 71.4
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 71.863, -16.439, 70.639
XYZ 36.155, 43.456, 7.193
xyY 0.417, 0.501, 43.456
CIE-LCH 71.863, 72.527, 103.101
CIE-LUV 71.863, 5.58, 77.396
Hunter-Lab 65.921, -17.462, 39.675
Binary 10110110, 10110110, 00010101

Color Schemes with #b6b615

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Alternatives to #b6b615

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#b6b615 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b6b615

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b6b615;}
.background {background-color:#b6b615;}
.border {border:1px solid #b6b615;}

Shades and Tints of #b6b615

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, #060601 is the darkest color, while #fefef4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b6b615

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #686863 is the less saturated color, while #c6c605 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b6b615 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a8a887 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab41f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0ab2c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c6adb9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2b51b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d1af24 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c0b07d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population