#bbbb00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #bbbb00 is composed of 73.3% red, 73.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 100% yellow and 26.7% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 36.7%. #bbbb00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #777700. Closest websafe color is: #cccc00.

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

#bbbb00 color description : Strong yellow.

#bbbb00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #bbbb00 has RGB values of R:187, G:187, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:1, K:0.27. Its decimal value is 12303104.

Hex triplet bbbb00 #bbbb00
RGB Decimal 187, 187, 0 rgb(187,187,0)
RGB Percent 73.3, 73.3, 0 rgb(73.3%,73.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 0, 100, 27
HSL 60°, 100, 36.7 hsl(60,100%,36.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 100, 73.3
Web Safe cccc00 #cccc00
CIE-LAB 73.614, -17.075, 74.833
XYZ 38.264, 46.106, 6.884
xyY 0.419, 0.505, 46.106
CIE-LCH 73.614, 76.756, 102.854
CIE-LUV 73.614, 5.835, 80.926
Hunter-Lab 67.902, -18.239, 41.52
Binary 10111011, 10111011, 00000000

Color Schemes with #bbbb00

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Alternatives to #bbbb00

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#bbbb00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #bbbb00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#bbbb00;}
.background {background-color:#bbbb00;}
.border {border:1px solid #bbbb00;}

Shades and Tints of #bbbb00

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, #0a0a00 is the darkest color, while #fffff6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #bbbb00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #656556 is the less saturated color, while #bbbb00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #bbbb00 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #aaaa85 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #cfb900 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #e6af22 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #cbb1be Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #c7b900 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #d6b316 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #c5b579 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population