#b6b901 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b6b901 is composed of 71.4% red, 72.5% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.6% cyan, 0% magenta, 99.5% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 61 degrees, a saturation of 98.9% and a lightness of 36.5%. #b6b901 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff02 with #6d7300. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

    • R 71
    • G 73
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 0
    • Y 99
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b6b901 color description : Strong yellow.

#b6b901 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b6b901 has RGB values of R:182, G:185, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0, Y:0.99, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 11974913.

Hex triplet b6b901 #b6b901
RGB Decimal 182, 185, 1 rgb(182,185,1)
RGB Percent 71.4, 72.5, 0.4 rgb(71.4%,72.5%,0.4%)
CMYK 2, 0, 99, 27
HSL 61°, 98.9, 36.5 hsl(61,98.9%,36.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 61°, 99.5, 72.5
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 72.658, -18.232, 73.838
XYZ 36.646, 44.646, 6.716
xyY 0.416, 0.507, 44.646
CIE-LCH 72.658, 76.055, 103.87
CIE-LUV 72.658, 3.715, 80.059
Hunter-Lab 66.817, -19.033, 40.813
Binary 10110110, 10111001, 00000001

Color Schemes with #b6b901

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Alternatives to #b6b901

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#b6b901 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b6b901

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b6b901;}
.background {background-color:#b6b901;}
.border {border:1px solid #b6b901;}

Shades and Tints of #b6b901

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, #090900 is the darkest color, while #fffff5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b6b901

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #636357 is the less saturated color, while #b6b901 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b6b901 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.

  • #a3a3a3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7a783 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ccb600 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e3ad23 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c7b0bc Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4b700 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d3b116 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c0b378 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population