#bb7777 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb7777 is composed of 73.3% red, 46.7% green and 46.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 36.4% magenta, 36.4% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 33.3% and a lightness of 60%. #bb7777 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffeeee with #770000. Closest websafe color is: #cc6666.

    • R 73
    • G 47
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 36
    • Y 36
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb7777 color description : Slightly desaturated red.

#bb7777 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb7777 has RGB values of R:187, G:119, B:119 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.36, Y:0.36, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12285815.

Hex triplet bb7777 #bb7777
RGB Decimal 187, 119, 119 rgb(187,119,119)
RGB Percent 73.3, 46.7, 46.7 rgb(73.3%,46.7%,46.7%)
CMYK 0, 36, 36, 27
HSL 0°, 33.3, 60 hsl(0,33.3%,60%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 36.4, 73.3
Web Safe cc6666 #cc6666
CIE-LAB 57.165, 26.648, 11.159
XYZ 30.42, 25.092, 20.693
xyY 0.399, 0.329, 25.092
CIE-LCH 57.165, 28.89, 22.722
CIE-LUV 57.165, 45.833, 9.883
Hunter-Lab 50.092, 20.74, 10.572
Binary 10111011, 01110111, 01110111

Color Schemes with #bb7777

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Alternatives to #bb7777

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#bb7777 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb7777

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb7777;}
.background {background-color:#bb7777;}
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Shades and Tints of #bb7777

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, #080404 is the darkest color, while #fcfafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb7777

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c9696 is the less saturated color, while #fa3838 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb7777 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.

  • #8b8b8b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #958787 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #948e86 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a48a7a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #bf7c85 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a28680 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ac8379 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bd7a80 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population