#b78727 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b78727 (also known as University of California Gold) is composed of 71.8% red, 52.9% green and 15.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 26.2% magenta, 78.7% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 40 degrees, a saturation of 64.9% and a lightness of 43.5%. #b78727 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff4e with #6f0f00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 72
    • G 53
    • B 15
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 26
    • Y 79
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b78727 color description : Strong orange.

#b78727 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b78727 has RGB values of R:183, G:135, B:39 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.26, Y:0.79, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12027687.

Hex triplet b78727 #b78727
RGB Decimal 183, 135, 39 rgb(183,135,39)
RGB Percent 71.8, 52.9, 15.3 rgb(71.8%,52.9%,15.3%)
CMYK 0, 26, 79, 28
HSL 40°, 64.9, 43.5 hsl(40,64.9%,43.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 40°, 78.7, 71.8
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 59.474, 9.574, 55.172
XYZ 28.559, 27.543, 5.732
xyY 0.462, 0.445, 27.543
CIE-LCH 59.474, 55.997, 80.155
CIE-LUV 59.474, 39.504, 55.545
Hunter-Lab 52.482, 5.292, 30.262
Binary 10110111, 10000111, 00100111

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Alternatives to #b78727

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#b78727 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b78727

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b78727;}
.background {background-color:#b78727;}
.border {border:1px solid #b78727;}

Shades and Tints of #b78727

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, #050401 is the darkest color, while #fdfaf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b78727

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #73706b is the less saturated color, while #d99205 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b78727 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.

  • #8a8a8a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #938976 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a69534 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b88e31 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c1848d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #ac902f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b88b2d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bd8568 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population