#bb4600 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb4600 is composed of 73.3% red, 27.5% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 62.6% magenta, 100% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 22.5 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #bb4600 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff8c00 with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc3300.

    • R 73
    • G 27
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 63
    • Y 100
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb4600 color description : Strong orange.

#bb4600 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb4600 has RGB values of R:187, G:70, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.63, Y:1, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12273152.

Hex triplet bb4600 #bb4600
RGB Decimal 187, 70, 0 rgb(187,70,0)
RGB Percent 73.3, 27.5, 0 rgb(73.3%,27.5%,0%)
CMYK 0, 63, 100, 27
HSL 22.5°, 100, 36.7 hsl(22.5,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 22.5°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe cc3300 #cc3300
CIE-LAB 45.562, 44.792, 56.246
XYZ 22.685, 14.948, 1.691
xyY 0.577, 0.38, 14.948
CIE-LCH 45.562, 71.903, 51.467
CIE-LUV 45.562, 96.118, 38.837
Hunter-Lab 38.662, 37.075, 24.471
Binary 10111011, 01000110, 00000000

Color Schemes with #bb4600

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Alternatives to #bb4600

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#bb4600 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb4600

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb4600;}
.background {background-color:#bb4600;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb4600;}

Shades and Tints of #bb4600

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, #0a0400 is the darkest color, while #fff9f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb4600

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #655c56 is the less saturated color, while #bb4600 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb4600 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.

  • #616161 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #735c4e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #817315 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #906e00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c04a4e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #96630d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9f5f00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #be4831 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population