#b8a523 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8a523 is composed of 72.2% red, 64.7% green and 13.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.3% magenta, 81% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 52.3 degrees, a saturation of 68% and a lightness of 42.9%. #b8a523 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff46 with #714b00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 72
    • G 65
    • B 14
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 81
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b8a523 color description : Strong yellow.

#b8a523 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8a523 has RGB values of R:184, G:165, B:35 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.81, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12100899.

Hex triplet b8a523 #b8a523
RGB Decimal 184, 165, 35 rgb(184,165,35)
RGB Percent 72.2, 64.7, 13.7 rgb(72.2%,64.7%,13.7%)
CMYK 0, 10, 81, 28
HSL 52.3°, 68, 42.9 hsl(52.3,68%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 52.3°, 81, 72.2
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 67.444, -6.394, 63.715
XYZ 33.526, 37.223, 7.009
xyY 0.431, 0.479, 37.223
CIE-LCH 67.444, 64.035, 95.73
CIE-LUV 67.444, 18.38, 68.615
Hunter-Lab 61.011, -8.681, 35.896
Binary 10111000, 10100101, 00100011

Color Schemes with #b8a523

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Alternatives to #b8a523

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#b8a523 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b8a523

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8a523;}
.background {background-color:#b8a523;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8a523;}

Shades and Tints of #b8a523

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, #030201 is the darkest color, while #fcfbf1 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8a523

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #757366 is the less saturated color, while #dabe01 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8a523 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a29e84 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bca92e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d2a033 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c59ea9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #bba72a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c8a22d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c0a178 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population