#8b5b21 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b5b21 is composed of 54.5% red, 35.7% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 34.5% magenta, 76.3% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 32.8 degrees, a saturation of 61.6% and a lightness of 33.7%. #8b5b21 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffb642 with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #996633.

    • R 55
    • G 36
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 35
    • Y 76
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b5b21 color description : Dark orange [Brown tone].

#8b5b21 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b5b21 has RGB values of R:139, G:91, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.35, Y:0.76, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9132833.

Hex triplet 8b5b21 #8b5b21
RGB Decimal 139, 91, 33 rgb(139,91,33)
RGB Percent 54.5, 35.7, 12.9 rgb(54.5%,35.7%,12.9%)
CMYK 0, 35, 76, 45
HSL 32.8°, 61.6, 33.7 hsl(32.8,61.6%,33.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 32.8°, 76.3, 54.5
Web Safe 996633 #996633
CIE-LAB 42.886, 14.344, 39.862
XYZ 14.663, 13.082, 3.192
xyY 0.474, 0.423, 13.082
CIE-LCH 42.886, 42.365, 70.209
CIE-LUV 42.886, 38.025, 36.629
Hunter-Lab 36.169, 9.071, 20.086
Binary 10001011, 01011011, 00100001

Color Schemes with #8b5b21

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Alternatives to #8b5b21

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#8b5b21 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b5b21

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b5b21;}
.background {background-color:#8b5b21;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b5b21;}

Shades and Tints of #8b5b21

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, #0c0803 is the darkest color, while #fefdfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b5b21

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #565656 is the less saturated color, while #a55d07 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b5b21 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.

  • #636363 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b6156 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #796d2f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #87682a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #945d64 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7f662a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #886327 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #915c4b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population