#b97500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #b97500 is composed of 72.5% red, 45.9% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 36.8% magenta, 100% yellow and 27.5% black. It has a hue angle of 37.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.3%. #b97500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffea00 with #730000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6600.

    • R 73
    • G 46
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 37
    • Y 100
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#b97500 color description : Strong orange.

#b97500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #b97500 has RGB values of R:185, G:117, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.37, Y:1, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12154112.

Hex triplet b97500 #b97500
RGB Decimal 185, 117, 0 rgb(185,117,0)
RGB Percent 72.5, 45.9, 0 rgb(72.5%,45.9%,0%)
CMYK 0, 37, 100, 27
HSL 37.9°, 100, 36.3 hsl(37.9,100%,36.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 37.9°, 100, 72.5
Web Safe cc6600 #cc6600
CIE-LAB 55.112, 19.587, 61.813
XYZ 26.37, 23.039, 3.058
xyY 0.503, 0.439, 23.039
CIE-LCH 55.112, 64.842, 72.418
CIE-LUV 55.112, 56.539, 54.241
Hunter-Lab 47.999, 14.067, 29.822
Binary 10111001, 01110101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #b97500

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Alternatives to #b97500

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#b97500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #b97500

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CSS codes
.text {color:#b97500;}
.background {background-color:#b97500;}
.border {border:1px solid #b97500;}

Shades and Tints of #b97500

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, #080500 is the darkest color, while #fffbf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #b97500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #645e55 is the less saturated color, while #b97500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #b97500 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.

  • #7c7c7c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #887b63 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9b8a0f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ad8300 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c1737b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a68209 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b17e00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #be744e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population