#b97979 - Old Rose Hex Color Code

#B97979 (Old Rose) - RGB 185, 121, 121 Color Information

#b97979 Conversion Table

HEX Triplet B9, 79, 79
RGB Decimal 185, 121, 121
RGB Octal 271, 171, 171
RGB Percent 72.5%, 47.5%, 47.5%
RGB Binary 10111001, 1111001, 1111001
CMY 0.275, 0.525, 0.525
CMYK 0, 35, 35, 27

Percentages of Color #B97979

R 72.5%
G 47.5%
B 47.5%
RGB Percentages of Color #b97979
C 0%
M 35%
Y 35%
K 27%
CMYK Percentages of Color #b97979

Color spaces of #B97979 Old Rose - RGB(185, 121, 121)

HSV (or HSB) 0°, 35°, 73°
HSL 0°, 31°, 60°
Web Safe #cc6666
XYZ 30.296, 25.370, 21.389
CIE-Lab 57.434, 25.024, 10.347
xyY 0.393, 0.329, 25.370
Decimal 12155257

#b97979 Color Accessibility Scores (Old Rose Contrast Checker)


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On light background [GOOD]


As background color [GOOD]

Old Rose ↔ #b97979 Color Blindness Simulator

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#B97979 Color Combinations - Color Schemes with b97979

#b97979 Analogous Colors

#b97979 Triadic Colors

#b97979 Split Complementary Colors

#b97979 Complementary Colors

Shades and Tints of #b97979 Color Variations

#b97979 Shade Color Variations (When you combine pure black with this color, #b97979, darker shades are produced.)

#b97979 Tint Color Variations (Lighter shades of #b97979 can be created by blending the color with different amounts of white.)

Alternatives colours to Old Rose (#b97979)

#b97979 Color Codes for CSS3/HTML5 and Icon Previews

Text with Hexadecimal Color #b97979
This sample text has a font color of #b97979
#b97979 Border Color
This sample element has a border color of #b97979
#b97979 CSS3 Linear Gradient
#b97979 Background Color
This sample paragraph has a background color of #b97979
#b97979 Text Shadow
This sample text has a shadow color of #b97979
Sample text with glow color #b97979
This sample text has a glow color of #b97979
#b97979 Box Shadow
This sample element has a box shadow of #b97979
Sample text with Underline Color #b97979
This sample text has a underline color of #b97979
A selection of SVG images/icons using the hex version #b97979 of the current color.

#B97979 in Programming

HTML5, CSS3 #b97979
Java new Color(185, 121, 121);
.NET Color.FromArgb(255, 185, 121, 121);
Swift UIColor(red:185, green:121, blue:121, alpha:1.00000)
Objective-C [UIColor colorWithRed:185 green:121 blue:121 alpha:1.00000];
OpenGL glColor3f(185f, 121f, 121f);
Python Color('#b97979')

#b97979 - RGB(185, 121, 121) - Old Rose Color FAQ

What is the color code for Old Rose?

Hex color code for Old Rose color is #b97979. RGB color code for old rose color is rgb(185, 121, 121).

What is the RGB value of #b97979?

The RGB value corresponding to the hexadecimal color code #b97979 is rgb(185, 121, 121). These values represent the intensities of the red, green, and blue components of the color, respectively. Here, '185' indicates the intensity of the red component, '121' represents the green component's intensity, and '121' denotes the blue component's intensity. Combined in these specific proportions, these three color components create the color represented by #b97979.

What is the RGB percentage of #b97979?

The RGB percentage composition for the hexadecimal color code #b97979 is detailed as follows: 72.5% Red, 47.5% Green, and 47.5% Blue. This breakdown indicates the relative contribution of each primary color in the RGB color model to achieve this specific shade. The value 72.5% for Red signifies a dominant red component, contributing significantly to the overall color. The Green and Blue components are comparatively lower, with 47.5% and 47.5% respectively, playing a smaller role in the composition of this particular hue. Together, these percentages of Red, Green, and Blue mix to form the distinct color represented by #b97979.

What does RGB 185,121,121 mean?

The RGB color 185, 121, 121 represents a dull and muted shade of Red. The websafe version of this color is hex cc6666. This color might be commonly referred to as a shade similar to Old Rose.

What is the CMYK (Cyan Magenta Yellow Black) color model of #b97979?

In the CMYK (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black) color model, the color represented by the hexadecimal code #b97979 is composed of 0% Cyan, 35% Magenta, 35% Yellow, and 27% Black. In this CMYK breakdown, the Cyan component at 0% influences the coolness or green-blue aspects of the color, whereas the 35% of Magenta contributes to the red-purple qualities. The 35% of Yellow typically adds to the brightness and warmth, and the 27% of Black determines the depth and overall darkness of the shade. The resulting color can range from bright and vivid to deep and muted, depending on these CMYK values. The CMYK color model is crucial in color printing and graphic design, offering a practical way to mix these four ink colors to create a vast spectrum of hues.

What is the HSL value of #b97979?

In the HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) color model, the color represented by the hexadecimal code #b97979 has an HSL value of 0° (degrees) for Hue, 31% for Saturation, and 60% for Lightness. In this HSL representation, the Hue at 0° indicates the basic color tone, which is a shade of red in this case. The Saturation value of 31% describes the intensity or purity of this color, with a higher percentage indicating a more vivid and pure color. The Lightness value of 60% determines the brightness of the color, where a higher percentage represents a lighter shade. Together, these HSL values combine to create the distinctive shade of red that is both moderately vivid and fairly bright, as indicated by the specific values for this color. The HSL color model is particularly useful in digital arts and web design, as it allows for easy adjustments of color tones, saturation, and brightness levels.

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