#b8a538 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8a538 is composed of 72.2% red, 64.7% green and 22% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.3% magenta, 69.6% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 51.1 degrees, a saturation of 53.3% and a lightness of 47.1%. #b8a538 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff70 with #714b00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 72
    • G 65
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 70
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b8a538 color description : Moderate yellow.

#b8a538 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8a538 has RGB values of R:184, G:165, B:56 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.7, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12100920.

Hex triplet b8a538 #b8a538
RGB Decimal 184, 165, 56 rgb(184,165,56)
RGB Percent 72.2, 64.7, 22 rgb(72.2%,64.7%,22%)
CMYK 0, 10, 70, 28
HSL 51.1°, 53.3, 47.1 hsl(51.1,53.3%,47.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 51.1°, 69.6, 72.2
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 67.567, -5.486, 56.414
XYZ 33.936, 37.387, 9.17
xyY 0.422, 0.464, 37.387
CIE-LCH 67.567, 56.68, 95.554
CIE-LUV 67.567, 17.84, 63.607
Hunter-Lab 61.145, -7.934, 33.91
Binary 10111000, 10100101, 00111000

Color Schemes with #b8a538

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Alternatives to #b8a538

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#b8a538 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b8a538

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8a538;}
.background {background-color:#b8a538;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8a538;}

Shades and Tints of #b8a538

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, #040301 is the darkest color, while #fcfaf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8a538

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #817e6f is the less saturated color, while #efcc01 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8a538 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.

  • #9e9e9e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a39f8a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bca942 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d0a145 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c59faa Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #baa73e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c7a240 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c0a180 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population