#bb8b2a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb8b2a is composed of 73.3% red, 54.5% green and 16.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 25.7% magenta, 77.5% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 40.1 degrees, a saturation of 63.3% and a lightness of 44.9%. #bb8b2a color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff54 with #771700. Closest websafe color is: #cc9933.

    • R 73
    • G 55
    • B 16
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 26
    • Y 78
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb8b2a color description : Strong orange.

#bb8b2a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb8b2a has RGB values of R:187, G:139, B:42 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.26, Y:0.78, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12290858.

Hex triplet bb8b2a #bb8b2a
RGB Decimal 187, 139, 42 rgb(187,139,42)
RGB Percent 73.3, 54.5, 16.5 rgb(73.3%,54.5%,16.5%)
CMYK 0, 26, 78, 27
HSL 40.1°, 63.3, 44.9 hsl(40.1,63.3%,44.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 40.1°, 77.5, 73.3
Web Safe cc9933 #cc9933
CIE-LAB 60.957, 9.269, 55.581
XYZ 30.145, 29.199, 6.239
xyY 0.46, 0.445, 29.199
CIE-LCH 60.957, 56.348, 80.533
CIE-LUV 60.957, 39.49, 56.617
Hunter-Lab 54.036, 5.015, 30.98
Binary 10111011, 10001011, 00101010

Color Schemes with #bb8b2a

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Alternatives to #bb8b2a

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#bb8b2a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb8b2a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb8b2a;}
.background {background-color:#bb8b2a;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb8b2a;}

Shades and Tints of #bb8b2a

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, #0b0802 is the darkest color, while #fefcfa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb8b2a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #757370 is the less saturated color, while #de9707 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb8b2a 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.

  • #8e8e8e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #978d7a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aa9837 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bd9134 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c58891 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b09332 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bc8f30 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c1896b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population