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#b55e00 Hex Color Code

#b55e00 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #b55e00 is a medium dark shade of brown. In the RGB color model #b55e00 is comprised of 70.98% red, 36.86% green and 0% blue. In the HSL color space #b55e00 has a hue of 31° (degrees), 100% saturation and 35% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 589.44 nm.

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#b55e00 linear gradient to complementary #0072b5

  1. #b55e00
  2. #aa622e
  3. #9d654a
  4. #8d6865
  5. #786b80
  6. #596f9a
  7. #0072b5

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #9b4900
  2. #a45000
  3. #ac5700
  4. #b55e00
  5. #be650c
  6. #c76c16
  7. #cf741f

Tones

  1. #b55e00
  2. #a85e1b
  3. #9b5e2b
  4. #8d5d38
  5. #7e5d44
  6. #6e5c50
  7. #5b5b5b

Tints and Shades

#b55e00 to White

  1. #b55e00
  2. #c67835
  3. #d6925c
  4. #e4ac83
  5. #efc7ab
  6. #f8e3d5
  7. #ffffff

#b55e00 to Black

  1. #b55e00
  2. #954e08
  3. #763f0c
  4. #59310d
  5. #3d230c
  6. #231507
  7. #000000

Color Blindness Simulation

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Dichromacy

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Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Dupont

    1. ★ CAS189
      #b95f00
      ΔE = 0.924
  2. Focoltone

    1. ★ 2320
      #b06000
      ΔE = 1.441
  3. Opaltone / OMS

    1. ★ 4611
      #b95e0e
      ΔE = 1.587
    2. ★ 4605
      #b5621a
      ΔE = 1.994
  4. Ford

    1. ★ Acacia Yellow / Y4
      #b75e12
      ΔE = 1.652
  5. TRUMATCH

    1. ★ 8-a6
      #ae5f00
      ΔE = 1.702
    2. 8-a5
      #ba6600
      ΔE = 2.862
  6. Resene

    1. ★ Omega O59-120-065
      #b56519
      ΔE = 2.288
  7. Pantone / PMS

    1. 718
      #bf5c00
      ΔE = 2.410
    2. 159
      #c25e03
      ΔE = 2.975
  8. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. S 3065-Y20R
      #bf6310
      ΔE = 2.795
  9. Albany Paint

    1. Brindle
      #af580f
      ΔE = 2.969

#b55e00 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#b55e00 foreground

It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.

Henry David Thoreau
<p style="color: #b55e00">…</p>

#b55e00 background

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #b55e00">…</p>

#b55e00 shadow

Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do.

Edgar Degas
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #b55e00">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11886080
Binary
10110101, 01011110, 00000000
Hexadecimal
#b55e00
Closest short hex
#b61 ΔE = 2.746
RGB
rgb(181, 94, 0)
RGBA
rgba(181, 94, 0, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.658, g: 0.342, b: 0.000
RYB
red: 65.695%, yellow: 70.980%, blue: 0.000%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-4891136 / 0xffb55e00
HSL
hsl(31, 100%, 35%)
HSLA
hsla(31, 100%%, 35%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 31° (31.160), saturation: 100% (1.000), value: 71% (0.710)
HSP
hue: 31.160, saturation: 100.000, perceived brightness: 48.001
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 32.479, S: 99.979, L: 49.292
Cubehelix
H: 27.587, S: 1.054, L: 0.430
TSL
T: 2.676, S: 0.436, L: 0.429
CMYK
cyan: 0 (0.000), magenta: 48 (0.481), yellow: 100 (1.000), key: 29 (0.290)
CMY
cyan: 29 (0.290), magenta: 63 (0.631), yellow: 100 (1.000)
XYZ
X: 23.061, Y: 17.832, Z: 2.228
xyY
x: 0.535, y: 0.414, Y: 17.832
CIELab
L: 49.292, a: 30.424, b: 57.872
CIELuv
L: 49.292, u: 72.098, v: 45.894
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 49.292, C: 65.382, H: 62.269
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 49.292, C: 85.466, H: 32.479
Hunter-Lab
L: 42.228, a: 23.582, b: 26.432
CIECAM02
J: 40.679, C: 58.439, h: 58.803, Q: 125.659, M: 51.104, s: 63.772, H: 52.025
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.764, jaune: 7.438, green: -4.795
LMS
L: 24.198, M: 14.058, S: 2.502
YCbCr
Y: 109.893, Cb: 73.858, Cr: 172.867
YCgCo
Y: 92.250, Cg: 1.750, Co: 90.500
YDbDr
Y: 109.297, Db: -164.452, Dr: -136.369
YPbPr
Y: 105.763, Pb: -57.005, Pr: 47.824
xvYCC
Y: 106.832, Cb: 77.925, Cr: 170.010
YIQ
Y: 109.297, I: 82.026, Q: -10.850
YUV
Y: 109.297, U: -53.783, V: 62.906
Munsell Color System
5YR 5/12 ΔE = 1.878
Brand Color
WordPress (orange) ΔE = 10.042

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