#b8b400 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b8b400 is composed of 72.2% red, 70.6% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 2.2% magenta, 100% yellow and 27.8% black. It has a hue angle of 58.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.1%. #b8b400 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #716900. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

    • R 72
    • G 71
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 2
    • Y 100
    • K 28
    CMYK color chart

#b8b400 color description : Strong yellow.

#b8b400 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b8b400 has RGB values of R:184, G:180, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.02, Y:1, K:0.28. Its decimal value is 12104704.

Hex triplet b8b400 #b8b400
RGB Decimal 184, 180, 0 rgb(184,180,0)
RGB Percent 72.2, 70.6, 0 rgb(72.2%,70.6%,0%)
CMYK 0, 2, 100, 28
HSL 58.7°, 100, 36.1 hsl(58.7,100%,36.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 58.7°, 100, 72.2
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 71.442, -14.845, 73.134
XYZ 36.089, 42.834, 6.367
xyY 0.423, 0.502, 42.834
CIE-LCH 71.442, 74.626, 101.474
CIE-LUV 71.442, 8.417, 78.203
Hunter-Lab 65.447, -16.106, 40.045
Binary 10111000, 10110100, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b8b400

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Alternatives to #b8b400

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#b8b400 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b8b400

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#b8b400 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b8b400;}
.background {background-color:#b8b400;}
.border {border:1px solid #b8b400;}

Shades and Tints of #b8b400

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, #070700 is the darkest color, while #fffff3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b8b400

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #636355 is the less saturated color, while #b8b400 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b8b400 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a6a581 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #c9b300 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #dfaa20 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c8abb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c2b300 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d1ad14 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c2ae74 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population