#856b6f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #856b6f is composed of 52.2% red, 42% green and 43.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 19.5% magenta, 16.5% yellow and 47.8% black. It has a hue angle of 350.8 degrees, a saturation of 10.8% and a lightness of 47.1%. #856b6f color hex could be obtained by blending #ffd6de with #0b0000. Closest websafe color is: #996666.

    • R 52
    • G 42
    • B 44
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 20
    • Y 17
    • K 48
    CMYK color chart

#856b6f color description : Dark grayish red.

#856b6f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #856b6f has RGB values of R:133, G:107, B:111 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.2, Y:0.17, K:0.48. Its decimal value is 8743791.

Hex triplet 856b6f #856b6f
RGB Decimal 133, 107, 111 rgb(133,107,111)
RGB Percent 52.2, 42, 43.5 rgb(52.2%,42%,43.5%)
CMYK 0, 20, 17, 48
HSL 350.8°, 10.8, 47.1 hsl(350.8,10.8%,47.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 350.8°, 19.5, 52.2
Web Safe 996666 #996666
CIE-LAB 47.816, 10.992, 1.674
XYZ 17.799, 16.65, 17.314
xyY 0.344, 0.322, 16.65
CIE-LCH 47.816, 11.119, 8.658
CIE-LUV 47.816, 15.544, 0.429
Hunter-Lab 40.805, 6.456, 3.405
Binary 10000101, 01101011, 01101111

Color Schemes with #856b6f

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Alternatives to #856b6f

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#856b6f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #856b6f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#856b6f;}
.background {background-color:#856b6f;}
.border {border:1px solid #856b6f;}

Shades and Tints of #856b6f

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #030202 is the darkest color, while #f8f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #856b6f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7c7475 is the less saturated color, while #eb0529 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #856b6f is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #737373 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #777172 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7a7879 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #857575 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8b727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e7375 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #857173 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #896f76 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population