#bb9911 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb9911 is composed of 73.3% red, 60% green and 6.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 18.2% magenta, 90.9% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 48 degrees, a saturation of 83.3% and a lightness of 40%. #bb9911 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff22 with #773300. Closest websafe color is: #cc9900.

    • R 73
    • G 60
    • B 7
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 18
    • Y 91
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb9911 color description : Strong yellow.

#bb9911 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb9911 has RGB values of R:187, G:153, B:17 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.18, Y:0.91, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12294417.

Hex triplet bb9911 #bb9911
RGB Decimal 187, 153, 17 rgb(187,153,17)
RGB Percent 73.3, 60, 6.7 rgb(73.3%,60%,6.7%)
CMYK 0, 18, 91, 27
HSL 48°, 83.3, 40 hsl(48,83.3%,40%)
HSV (or HSB) 48°, 90.9, 73.3
Web Safe cc9900 #cc9900
CIE-LAB 64.475, 0.912, 65.77
XYZ 31.986, 33.389, 5.29
xyY 0.453, 0.472, 33.389
CIE-LCH 64.475, 65.776, 89.205
CIE-LUV 64.475, 29.623, 66.493
Hunter-Lab 57.783, -2.311, 35.02
Binary 10111011, 10011001, 00010001

Color Schemes with #bb9911

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Alternatives to #bb9911

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#bb9911 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bb9911

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb9911;}
.background {background-color:#bb9911;}
.border {border:1px solid #bb9911;}

Shades and Tints of #bb9911

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, #070601 is the darkest color, while #fefcf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb9911

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6d6a5f is the less saturated color, while #cba201 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb9911 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.

  • #949494 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9c957a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b4a11e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c99921 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c7939e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b79e19 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #c4991b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c2956a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population