#b1887d Color Information

#b1887d Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #b1887d. In RGB, it consists of 69.4% Red, 53.3% Green, and 49.0% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 23.2% Magenta, 29.4% Yellow, and 30.6% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 12.7°, with saturation of 25% and lightness of 59.2%. The decimal value for #b1887d is 11634813, and its nearest "web safe" color is #999966. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #b1887d is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is red.
  • HexHex code for this color#b1887d Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color177, 136, 125 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color69.4%, 53.3%, 49.0% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.306, 0.467, 0.510 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.232, 0.294, 0.306 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color12.7°, 25.0%, 59.2% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color12.7°, 29.4%, 69.4% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color30.637, 28.436, 23.276 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color177, 139, 125 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code11634813 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color60.281, 14.030, 11.933 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)60.281, 18.418, 40.381 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color60.281, 27.191, 13.544 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color53.326, 9.235, 11.448 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.372, 0.345, 28.436 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4289824893 / 0xffb1887d Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#999966 Copy
Last Updated: July 11, 2024

Shades of #b1887d

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #b1887d, its pure hue is 12.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 25.0%, and its lightness is 59.2%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 9 different shades of #b1887d, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #161110 to #9b776d.

Tints of #b1887d

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #b1887d, its pure hue is 12.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 25.0%, and its lightness is 59.2%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #b1887d, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #bb978d to #f5f0ef.

Tones of #b1887d

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #b1887d, its pure hue is 12.7° on the color wheel and its saturation is 25.0%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #b1887d, which range from #979797 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #ff5b2f (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #b1887d

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #b1887d! For #b1887d, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #b1887d. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #b1887d

This color, #b1887d, consists of 69.4% Red, 53.3% Green, and 49.0% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 177, Green = 136, Blue = 125. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #b1887d is 0% Cyan, 23.2% Magenta, 29.4% Yellow, and 30.6% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R69.4%
C0.0%
G53.3%
M23.2%
B49.0%
Y29.4%
K30.6%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 177 136 125
Octal 261 210 175
Hexa #b1 #88 #7d
Binary 10110001 10001000 01111101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 23 29 30
Octal 0 27 35 36
Hexa #00 #17 #1d #1e
Binary 00000000 00010111 00011101 00011110

Analogous Colors of #b1887d

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #b1887d — which has hue 12.7° — its analogous colors are located at 12.7° and 342.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b1887d.

Triadic Colors of #b1887d

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #b1887d — which has hue 12.7° — its triadic colors are located at 12.7° and 252.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b1887d.

Complementary Color of #b1887d

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #b1887d — which has hue 12.7° — its complementary color is located at 192.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b1887d.

Split Complementary Colors of #b1887d

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #b1887d — which has hue 12.7° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 12.7° and 222.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b1887d.

Tetradic Colors of #b1887d

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #b1887d — which has hue 12.7° — its tetradic colors are located at 282.7°, 12.7°, 102.7°, and 192.7° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b1887d.

Monochromatic Colors of #b1887d

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #b1887d, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #6f5c57 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #dfc0b8 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #b1887d

We want to make getting started with #b1887d on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #b1887d into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #b1887d can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #b1887d with other HTML elements.

#b1887d Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #b1887d.
<span style="color: #b1887d;">The color of this text is #b1887d.</span>

#b1887d Background Color

The background color for this text is #b1887d.
<div style="background-color: #b1887d; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #b1887d.</div>

#b1887d Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #b1887d.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #b1887d;">This color for the shadow of this text is #b1887d.</span>

#b1887d Border Color

This is a div with border color #b1887d.
<div style="border: #b1887d 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #b1887d.</div>

#b1887d Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #b1887d on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #b1887d; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #b1887d on a white background.</div></div>

#b1887d Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #b1887d on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #b1887d; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #b1887d on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #b1887d to White

This is a gradient from #b1887d to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#b1887d,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#b1887d,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#b1887d,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#b1887d,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #b1887d to white.</div>

Gradient from #b1887d to Black

This is a gradient from #b1887d to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#b1887d,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#b1887d,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#b1887d,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#b1887d,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #b1887d to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #b1887d

In addition to using #b1887d on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #b1887d in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #b1887d, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 177, Green = 136, Blue = 125). If you need details about the color coordinates of #b1887d in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #b1887d
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(177, 136, 125)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #b1887d; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #b1887d; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #b1887d; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(177, 136, 125);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#b1887d")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:177, green:136, blue:125, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:177 green:136 blue:125 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(177f, 136f, 125f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(177, 136, 125);
 

#b1887d Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #b1887d the same way. For those with color blindness, #b1887d might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #b1887d looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #b1887d is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #b1887d looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #b1887d will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #b1887d is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 3.1:1 against white. While there are some situations where this contrast is high enough to be considered accessible under the AA or AAA level standards, it is not high enough to be considered accessible in all cases. Details about the specific circumstances where #b1887d would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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