#b78a21 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b78a21 is composed of 71.8% red, 54.1% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 24.6% magenta, 82% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 42 degrees, a saturation of 69.4% and a lightness of 42.4%. #b78a21 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff42 with #6f1500. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 72
    • G 54
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 25
    • Y 82
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b78a21 color description : Strong orange.

#b78a21 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b78a21 has RGB values of R:183, G:138, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.25, Y:0.82, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12028449.

Hex triplet b78a21 #b78a21
RGB Decimal 183, 138, 33 rgb(183,138,33)
RGB Percent 71.8, 54.1, 12.9 rgb(71.8%,54.1%,12.9%)
CMYK 0, 25, 82, 28
HSL 42°, 69.4, 42.4 hsl(42,69.4%,42.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 42°, 82, 71.8
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 60.209, 7.703, 57.958
XYZ 28.892, 28.356, 5.39
xyY 0.461, 0.453, 28.356
CIE-LCH 60.209, 58.467, 82.429
CIE-LUV 60.209, 37.446, 58.066
Hunter-Lab 53.25, 3.662, 31.273
Binary 10110111, 10001010, 00100001

Color Schemes with #b78a21

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Alternatives to #b78a21

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#b78a21 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b78a21

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Shades and Tints of #b78a21

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #fcf8ef is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b78a21

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c6c6c is the less saturated color, while #d09408 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b78a21 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.

  • #8b8b8b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #948b76 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a8972e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bb8f2c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c18790 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #ad9229 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b98d28 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bd8867 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population