#b79f21 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b79f21 is composed of 71.8% red, 62.4% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 13.1% magenta, 82% yellow and 28.2% black. It has a hue angle of 50.4 degrees, a saturation of 69.4% and a lightness of 42.4%. #b79f21 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff42 with #6f3f00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 72
    • G 62
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 13
    • Y 82
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b79f21 color description : Strong yellow.

#b79f21 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b79f21 has RGB values of R:183, G:159, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.13, Y:0.82, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12033825.

Hex triplet b79f21 #b79f21
RGB Decimal 183, 159, 33 rgb(183,159,33)
RGB Percent 71.8, 62.4, 12.9 rgb(71.8%,62.4%,12.9%)
CMYK 0, 13, 82, 28
HSL 50.4°, 69.4, 42.4 hsl(50.4,69.4%,42.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 50.4°, 82, 71.8
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 65.729, -3.716, 62.773
XYZ 32.201, 34.975, 6.493
xyY 0.437, 0.475, 34.975
CIE-LCH 65.729, 62.883, 93.387
CIE-LUV 65.729, 21.93, 66.527
Hunter-Lab 59.139, -6.3, 34.888
Binary 10110111, 10011111, 00100001

Color Schemes with #b79f21

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Alternatives to #b79f21

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#b79f21 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b79f21

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b79f21;}
.background {background-color:#b79f21;}
.border {border:1px solid #b79f21;}

Shades and Tints of #b79f21

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 #fcfaef is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b79f21

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6c6c6c is the less saturated color, while #d0b008 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b79f21 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9e9980 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b8a42c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #cc9c30 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c499a4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b7a228 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c49d2b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bf9b74 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population