#8b4513 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b4513 (also known as Saddle brown) is composed of 54.5% red, 27.1% green and 7.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 50.4% magenta, 86.3% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 25 degrees, a saturation of 75.9% and a lightness of 31%. #8b4513 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff8a26 with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #993300.

    • R 55
    • G 27
    • B 7
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 50
    • Y 86
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b4513 color description : Dark orange [Brown tone].

#8b4513 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b4513 has RGB values of R:139, G:69, B:19 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.5, Y:0.86, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9127187.

Hex triplet 8b4513 #8b4513
RGB Decimal 139, 69, 19 rgb(139,69,19)
RGB Percent 54.5, 27.1, 7.5 rgb(54.5%,27.1%,7.5%)
CMYK 0, 50, 86, 45
HSL 25°, 75.9, 31 hsl(25,75.9%,31%)
HSV (or HSB) 25°, 86.3, 54.5
Web Safe 993300 #993300
CIE-LAB 37.469, 26.44, 40.982
XYZ 12.894, 9.793, 1.827
xyY 0.526, 0.399, 9.793
CIE-LCH 37.469, 48.771, 57.171
CIE-LUV 37.469, 55.631, 31.639
Hunter-Lab 31.294, 18.778, 18.444
Binary 10001011, 01000101, 00010011

Color Schemes with #8b4513

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Alternatives to #8b4513

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#8b4513 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b4513

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b4513;}
.background {background-color:#8b4513;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b4513;}

Shades and Tints of #8b4513

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, #010000 is the darkest color, while #fdf5ef is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b4513

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #544e4a is the less saturated color, while #9d4201 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b4513 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.

  • #545454 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5f5147 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6b6124 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #785c18 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #934a4e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #77561d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7f5316 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #904838 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population