#bbb52b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bbb52b is composed of 73.3% red, 71% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 77% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 57.5 degrees, a saturation of 62.6% and a lightness of 45.1%. #bbb52b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff56 with #776b00. Closest websafe color is: #cccc33.

    • R 73
    • G 71
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 3
    • Y 77
    • K 27
    CMYK color chart

#bbb52b color description : Strong yellow.

#bbb52b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bbb52b has RGB values of R:187, G:181, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.03, Y:0.77, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12301611.

Hex triplet bbb52b #bbb52b
RGB Decimal 187, 181, 43 rgb(187,181,43)
RGB Percent 73.3, 71, 16.9 rgb(73.3%,71%,16.9%)
CMYK 0, 3, 77, 27
HSL 57.5°, 62.6, 45.1 hsl(57.5,62.6%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 57.5°, 77, 73.3
Web Safe cccc33 #cccc33
CIE-LAB 72.086, -13.114, 65.519
XYZ 37.454, 43.788, 8.764
xyY 0.416, 0.486, 43.788
CIE-LCH 72.086, 66.819, 101.319
CIE-LUV 72.086, 9.44, 73.642
Hunter-Lab 66.172, -14.77, 38.468
Binary 10111011, 10110101, 00101011

Color Schemes with #bbb52b

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Alternatives to #bbb52b

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#bbb52b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bbb52b

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Shades and Tints of #bbb52b

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, #0c0b03 is the darkest color, while #fefefb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bbb52b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #747472 is the less saturated color, while #ded508 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bbb52b 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #abaa8e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cab535 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e0ac3c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #caadb9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c4b531 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d2af36 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c4af85 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population