#8b4501 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b4501 is composed of 54.5% red, 27.1% green and 0.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 50.4% magenta, 99.3% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 29.6 degrees, a saturation of 98.6% and a lightness of 27.5%. #8b4501 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff8a02 with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #993300.

    • R 55
    • G 27
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 50
    • Y 99
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b4501 color description : Dark orange [Brown tone].

#8b4501 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b4501 has RGB values of R:139, G:69, B:1 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.5, Y:0.99, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9127169.

Hex triplet 8b4501 #8b4501
RGB Decimal 139, 69, 1 rgb(139,69,1)
RGB Percent 54.5, 27.1, 0.4 rgb(54.5%,27.1%,0.4%)
CMYK 0, 50, 99, 45
HSL 29.6°, 98.6, 27.5 hsl(29.6,98.6%,27.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 29.6°, 99.3, 54.5
Web Safe 993300 #993300
CIE-LAB 37.387, 26.046, 47.083
XYZ 12.782, 9.749, 1.237
xyY 0.538, 0.41, 9.749
CIE-LCH 37.387, 53.807, 61.049
CIE-LUV 37.387, 56.552, 34.435
Hunter-Lab 31.223, 18.432, 19.506
Binary 10001011, 01000101, 00000001

Color Schemes with #8b4501

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Alternatives to #8b4501

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#8b4501 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b4501

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b4501;}
.background {background-color:#8b4501;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b4501;}

Shades and Tints of #8b4501

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, #030100 is the darkest color, while #fff6ee is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b4501

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4a4642 is the less saturated color, while #8b4501 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b4501 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.

  • #525252 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5d4f42 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c6010 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #785c00 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #93494e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #77560a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7f5300 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #904732 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population