#bb8f09 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb8f09 is composed of 73.3% red, 56.1% green and 3.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 23.5% magenta, 95.2% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 45.2 degrees, a saturation of 90.8% and a lightness of 38.4%. #bb8f09 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff12 with #771f00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 73
    • G 56
    • B 4
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 24
    • Y 95
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb8f09 color description : Strong yellow.

#bb8f09 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb8f09 has RGB values of R:187, G:143, B:9 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.24, Y:0.95, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12291849.

Hex triplet bb8f09 #bb8f09
RGB Decimal 187, 143, 9 rgb(187,143,9)
RGB Percent 73.3, 56.1, 3.5 rgb(73.3%,56.1%,3.5%)
CMYK 0, 24, 95, 27
HSL 45.2°, 90.8, 38.4 hsl(45.2,90.8%,38.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 45.2°, 95.2, 73.3
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 61.853, 6.237, 65.111
XYZ 30.366, 30.231, 4.494
xyY 0.467, 0.464, 30.231
CIE-LCH 61.853, 65.409, 84.528
CIE-LUV 61.853, 37.309, 63.331
Hunter-Lab 54.983, 2.362, 33.642
Binary 10111011, 10001111, 00001001

Color Schemes with #bb8f09

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#bb8f09 Preview

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.background {background-color:#bb8f09;}
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Shades and Tints of #bb8f09

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, #130e01 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb8f09

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #68655c is the less saturated color, while #c39301 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb8f09 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #968d73 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ad9b18 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c19317 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c58b94 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b29612 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bf9112 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c18c61 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population