#b6bc80 Color Information

#b6bc80 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 #b6bc80. In RGB, it consists of 71.4% Red, 73.7% Green, and 50.2% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 3.2% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 31.9% Yellow, and 26.3% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 66.0°, with saturation of 30.9% and lightness of 62%. The decimal value for #b6bc80 is 11975808, and its nearest "web safe" color is #cccc99. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #b6bc80 is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is yellow. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#b6bc80 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color182, 188, 128 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color71.4%, 73.7%, 50.2% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.286, 0.263, 0.498 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.032, 0, 0.319, 0.263 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color66.0°, 30.9%, 62.0% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color66.0°, 31.9%, 73.7% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color41.171, 47.470, 27.415 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color128, 188, 134 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code11975808 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color74.489, -11.725, 29.725 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)74.489, 31.954, 111.527 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color74.489, -0.701, 41.670 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color68.898, -13.908, 24.637 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.355, 0.409, 47.470 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4290165888 / 0xffb6bc80 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#cccc99 Copy

Shades of #b6bc80

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #b6bc80, its pure hue is 66.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 30.9%, and its lightness is 62.0%. 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 18 different shades of #b6bc80, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0b0b08 to #abb178.

Tints of #b6bc80

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #b6bc80, its pure hue is 66.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 30.9%, and its lightness is 62.0%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #b6bc80, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #bac087 to #fbfbf8.

Tones of #b6bc80

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #b6bc80, its pure hue is 66.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 30.9%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #b6bc80, which range from #9e9e9e (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #ecff3d (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #b6bc80

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #b6bc80! For #b6bc80, 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, #b6bc80. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #b6bc80

This color, #b6bc80, consists of 71.4% Red, 73.7% Green, and 50.2% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 182, Green = 188, Blue = 128. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #b6bc80 is 3.2% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 31.9% Yellow, and 26.3% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R71.4%
C3.2%
G73.7%
M0.0%
B50.2%
Y31.9%
K26.3%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 182 188 128
Octal 266 274 200
Hexa #b6 #bc #80
Binary 10110110 10111100 10000000
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 3 0 31 26
Octal 3 0 37 32
Hexa #03 #00 #1f #1a
Binary 00000011 00000000 00011111 00011010

Analogous Colors of #b6bc80

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #b6bc80 — which has hue 66.0° — its analogous colors are located at 36.0° and 96.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b6bc80.

Triadic Colors of #b6bc80

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 #b6bc80 — which has hue 66.0° — its triadic colors are located at 66.0° and 306.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b6bc80.

Complementary Color of #b6bc80

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #b6bc80 — which has hue 66.0° — its complementary color is located at 246.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b6bc80.

Split Complementary Colors of #b6bc80

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 #b6bc80 — which has hue 66.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 66.0° and 276.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b6bc80.

Tetradic Colors of #b6bc80

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 #b6bc80 — which has hue 66.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 336.0°, 66.0°, 156.0°, and 246.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #b6bc80.

Monochromatic Colors of #b6bc80

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #b6bc80, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #7b7e5d — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #e1e5b8 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #b6bc80

We want to make getting started with #b6bc80 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #b6bc80 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #b6bc80 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 #b6bc80 with other HTML elements.

#b6bc80 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #b6bc80.
<span style="color: #b6bc80;">The color of this text is #b6bc80.</span>

#b6bc80 Background Color

The background color for this text is #b6bc80.
<div style="background-color: #b6bc80; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #b6bc80.</div>

#b6bc80 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #b6bc80.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #b6bc80;">This color for the shadow of this text is #b6bc80.</span>

#b6bc80 Border Color

This is a div with border color #b6bc80.
<div style="border: #b6bc80 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #b6bc80.</div>

#b6bc80 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #b6bc80 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #b6bc80; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #b6bc80 on a white background.</div></div>

#b6bc80 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #b6bc80 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #b6bc80; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #b6bc80 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #b6bc80 to White

This is a gradient from #b6bc80 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#b6bc80,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#b6bc80,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#b6bc80,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#b6bc80,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #b6bc80 to white.</div>

Gradient from #b6bc80 to Black

This is a gradient from #b6bc80 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#b6bc80,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#b6bc80,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#b6bc80,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#b6bc80,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #b6bc80 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #b6bc80

In addition to using #b6bc80 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 #b6bc80 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #b6bc80, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 182, Green = 188, Blue = 128). If you need details about the color coordinates of #b6bc80 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 #b6bc80
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(182, 188, 128)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #b6bc80; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #b6bc80; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #b6bc80; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(182, 188, 128);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#b6bc80")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:182, green:188, blue:128, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:182 green:188 blue:128 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(182f, 188f, 128f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(182, 188, 128);
 

#b6bc80 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #b6bc80 the same way. For those with color blindness, #b6bc80 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #b6bc80 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #b6bc80 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 #b6bc80 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 #b6bc80 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 Recommended

We analyzed whether #b6bc80 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 2.0:1 against white. Under both the AA and AAA level standards, this is not a high enough ratio to be considered accessible for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text