#8a8a79 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8a8a79 is composed of 54.1% red, 54.1% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 12.3% yellow and 45.9% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 6.8% and a lightness of 50.8%. #8a8a79 color hex could be obtained by blending #fffff2 with #151500. Closest websafe color is: #999966.

    • R 54
    • G 54
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 12
    • K 46
    CMYK color chart

#8a8a79 color description : Dark grayish yellow.

#8a8a79 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8a8a79 has RGB values of R:138, G:138, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.12, K:0.46. Its decimal value is 9079417.

Hex triplet 8a8a79 #8a8a79
RGB Decimal 138, 138, 121 rgb(138,138,121)
RGB Percent 54.1, 54.1, 47.5 rgb(54.1%,54.1%,47.5%)
CMYK 0, 0, 12, 46
HSL 60°, 6.8, 50.8 hsl(60,6.8%,50.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 12.3, 54.1
Web Safe 999966 #999966
CIE-LAB 57.037, -3.146, 9.115
XYZ 23.02, 24.961, 21.693
xyY 0.33, 0.358, 24.961
CIE-LCH 57.037, 9.643, 109.043
CIE-LUV 57.037, 0.926, 12.883
Hunter-Lab 49.961, -5.184, 9.228
Binary 10001010, 10001010, 01111001

Color Schemes with #8a8a79

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Alternatives to #8a8a79

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#8a8a79 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8a8a79

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CSS codes
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.border {border:1px solid #8a8a79;}

Shades and Tints of #8a8a79

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8a8a79

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8a8a79 is the less saturated color, while #fefe05 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8a8a79 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.

  • #888888 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #888885 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #958e7f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a18a81 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #938c96 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #918c7c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #988a7e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #908b8b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population