#e6b522 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #e6b522 is composed of 90.2% red, 71% green and 13.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 21.3% magenta, 85.2% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 45 degrees, a saturation of 79.7% and a lightness of 51.8%. #e6b522 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff44 with #cd6b00. Closest websafe color is: #ffcc33.

    • R 90
    • G 71
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 21
    • Y 85
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#e6b522 color description : Vivid yellow.

#e6b522 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #e6b522 has RGB values of R:230, G:181, B:34 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.21, Y:0.85, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 15119650.

Hex triplet e6b522 #e6b522
RGB Decimal 230, 181, 34 rgb(230,181,34)
RGB Percent 90.2, 71, 13.3 rgb(90.2%,71%,13.3%)
CMYK 0, 21, 85, 10
HSL 45°, 79.7, 51.8 hsl(45,79.7%,51.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 45°, 85.2, 90.2
Web Safe ffcc33 #ffcc33
CIE-LAB 76.062, 5.312, 73.058
XYZ 49.447, 49.989, 8.558
xyY 0.458, 0.463, 49.989
CIE-LCH 76.062, 73.251, 85.841
CIE-LUV 76.062, 41.447, 76.166
Hunter-Lab 70.703, 1.106, 42.315
Binary 11100110, 10110101, 00100010

Color Schemes with #e6b522

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Alternatives to #e6b522

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#e6b522 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #e6b522

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CSS codes
.text {color:#e6b522;}
.background {background-color:#e6b522;}
.border {border:1px solid #e6b522;}

Shades and Tints of #e6b522

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, #080601 is the darkest color, while #fefcf5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #e6b522

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #878681 is the less saturated color, while #f9be0f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #e6b522 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.

  • #b3b3b3 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #bdb396 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #d5bf2f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #eeb52f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #f0acb8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #dbbb2a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ebb52a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ecaf82 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population