#bb5966 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb5966 is composed of 73.3% red, 34.9% green and 40% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 52.4% magenta, 45.5% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 352 degrees, a saturation of 41.9% and a lightness of 54.1%. #bb5966 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffb2cc with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6666.

    • R 73
    • G 35
    • B 40
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 52
    • Y 45
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb5966 color description : Moderate red.

#bb5966 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb5966 has RGB values of R:187, G:89, B:102 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.52, Y:0.45, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12278118.

Hex triplet bb5966 #bb5966
RGB Decimal 187, 89, 102 rgb(187,89,102)
RGB Percent 73.3, 34.9, 40 rgb(73.3%,34.9%,40%)
CMYK 0, 52, 45, 27
HSL 352°, 41.9, 54.1 hsl(352,41.9%,54.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 352°, 52.4, 73.3
Web Safe cc6666 #cc6666
CIE-LAB 50.3, 40.721, 11.525
XYZ 26.465, 18.671, 14.78
xyY 0.442, 0.312, 18.671
CIE-LCH 50.3, 42.32, 15.802
CIE-LUV 50.3, 67.917, 6.922
Hunter-Lab 43.21, 33.708, 9.967
Binary 10111011, 01011001, 01100110

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Alternatives to #bb5966

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#bb5966 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #bb5966

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, #010000 is the darkest color, while #faf2f3 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb5966

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e8687 is the less saturated color, while #fa1a38 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb5966 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.

  • #787878 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #857274 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #817e7b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #927a68 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #be6268 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #967073 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a16e67 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bc5f67 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population