#bb9988 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bb9988 is composed of 73.3% red, 60% green and 53.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 18.2% magenta, 27.3% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 20 degrees, a saturation of 27.3% and a lightness of 63.3%. #bb9988 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #773311. Closest websafe color is: #cc9999.

    • R 73
    • G 60
    • B 53
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 18
    • Y 27
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bb9988 color description : Slightly desaturated orange.

#bb9988 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bb9988 has RGB values of R:187, G:153, B:136 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.18, Y:0.27, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12294536.

Hex triplet bb9988 #bb9988
RGB Decimal 187, 153, 136 rgb(187,153,136)
RGB Percent 73.3, 60, 53.3 rgb(73.3%,60%,53.3%)
CMYK 0, 18, 27, 27
HSL 20°, 27.3, 63.3 hsl(20,27.3%,63.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 20°, 27.3, 73.3
Web Safe cc9999 #cc9999
CIE-LAB 65.847, 10.073, 13.694
XYZ 36.328, 35.126, 28.158
xyY 0.365, 0.353, 35.126
CIE-LCH 65.847, 16.999, 53.662
CIE-LUV 65.847, 22.698, 16.912
Hunter-Lab 59.267, 5.696, 13.319
Binary 10111011, 10011001, 10001000

Color Schemes with #bb9988

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#bb9988 Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bb9988;}
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Shades and Tints of #bb9988

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, #060403 is the darkest color, while #fbf9f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bb9988

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a5a09e is the less saturated color, while #fc8347 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bb9988 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.

  • #a1a1a1 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a69f9c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aca491 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bc9f8d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #c19aa5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #b1a08d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #bb9c8b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #bf9a9a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population