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#b8b799 Color Hex

Hex color #b8b799, RGB(184, 183, 153) - code, conversions, schemes and color harmonies, as well as examples of use in HTML and CSS.

The hex color code #b8b799 is a shade of yellow. In a RGB color space it is composed of 72.16% red, 71.76% green and 60% blue. In HSL notation it has 58.1° hue, 17.9% saturation and 66.1% lightness. The process color (CMYK) is combination of 0% cyan, 0.54% magenta, 16.85% yellow and 27.84% key (black). The closest short hexadecimal code of #b8b799 is #bb9.

Color information

  • #b8b799 is a shade of yellow.
  • Red is dominant among the three primary colors (RGB).
  • CMYK color proportions:
    • Cyan: 0%
    • Magenta: 0.54%
    • Yellow: 16.85%
    • Key color - black: 27.84%
  • In the RAL color palette it appears under the number RAL 7032. The color name is Pebble grey.
  • In the HSL model coordinates are:
    • Hue: 58.1° degrees
    • Saturation: 17.9%
    • Lightness: 66.1%
  • The values in the RGB color space are:
    • Red: 184 (72.16%)
    • Green: 183 (71.76%)
    • Blue: 153 (60%)


C: 0%, M: 0.54%, Y: 16.85%, K: 27.84%
R: 184, G: 183, B: 153
H: 58.1°, S: 17.9%, L: 66.1%

Color harmonies

#b8b799 color HTML and CSS codes

Example CSS code:

.setFontColor { color: #b8b799; }
.setBackgroundColor { background-color: #b8b799; }

#b8b799 text/font color

How to set font color?

<p style="color:#b8b799">Font color is #b8b799.</p>

Font color is #b8b799.

Red was ruby, green was fluorescent, yellow was simply incandescent. Color was life. Color was everything. Color, you see, was the universal sign of magic.
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#b8b799 background color

How to set background color?

<div style="background-color:#b8b799">Background color is #b8b799.</div>

Background color is #b8b799.

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