#bb9700 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb9700 is composed of 73.3% red, 59.2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 19.3% magenta, 100% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 48.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #bb9700 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #772f00. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 73
    • G 59
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 19
    • Y 100
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb9700 color description : Strong yellow.

#bb9700 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb9700 has RGB values of R:187, G:151, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.19, Y:1, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12293888.

Hex triplet bb9700 #bb9700
RGB Decimal 187, 151, 0 rgb(187,151,0)
RGB Percent 73.3, 59.2, 0 rgb(73.3%,59.2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 19, 100, 27
HSL 48.4°, 100, 36.7 hsl(48.4,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 48.4°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 63.917, 1.767, 67.883
XYZ 31.561, 32.699, 4.649
xyY 0.458, 0.475, 32.699
CIE-LCH 63.917, 67.906, 88.509
CIE-LUV 63.917, 31.315, 67.073
Hunter-Lab 57.183, -1.553, 35.208
Binary 10111011, 10010111, 00000000

Color Schemes with #bb9700

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Alternatives to #bb9700

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#bb9700 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb9700;}
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Shades and Tints of #bb9700

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, #0a0800 is the darkest color, while #fffdf6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb9700

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656256 is the less saturated color, while #bb9700 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb9700 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.

  • #919191 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #999274 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b3a009 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c89812 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c6929c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b69c06 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c3970b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c29363 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population