#bb6600 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb6600 is composed of 73.3% red, 40% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 45.5% magenta, 100% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 32.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #bb6600 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffcc00 with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6600.

    • R 73
    • G 40
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 45
    • Y 100
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb6600 color description : Strong orange.

#bb6600 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb6600 has RGB values of R:187, G:102, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.45, Y:1, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12281344.

Hex triplet bb6600 #bb6600
RGB Decimal 187, 102, 0 rgb(187,102,0)
RGB Percent 73.3, 40, 0 rgb(73.3%,40%,0%)
CMYK 0, 45, 100, 27
HSL 32.7°, 100, 36.7 hsl(32.7,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 32.7°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe cc6600 #cc6600
CIE-LAB 51.916, 28.664, 59.917
XYZ 25.246, 20.07, 2.544
xyY 0.527, 0.419, 20.07
CIE-LCH 51.916, 66.421, 64.434
CIE-LUV 51.916, 70.577, 48.989
Hunter-Lab 44.799, 22.192, 27.992
Binary 10111011, 01100110, 00000000

Color Schemes with #bb6600

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Alternatives to #bb6600

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#bb6600 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb6600

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb6600;}
.background {background-color:#bb6600;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb6600;}

Shades and Tints of #bb6600

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, #0a0600 is the darkest color, while #fffbf6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb6600

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #655e56 is the less saturated color, while #bb6600 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb6600 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.

  • #747474 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #82715d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #928211 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a37c00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c2666d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a1780b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ab7400 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bf6645 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population