#8b5b38 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b5b38 is composed of 54.5% red, 35.7% green and 22% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 34.5% magenta, 59.7% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 25.3 degrees, a saturation of 42.6% and a lightness of 38.2%. #8b5b38 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffb670 with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #996633.

    • R 55
    • G 36
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 35
    • Y 60
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b5b38 color description : Dark moderate orange.

#8b5b38 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b5b38 has RGB values of R:139, G:91, B:56 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.35, Y:0.6, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9132856.

Hex triplet 8b5b38 #8b5b38
RGB Decimal 139, 91, 56 rgb(139,91,56)
RGB Percent 54.5, 35.7, 22 rgb(54.5%,35.7%,22%)
CMYK 0, 35, 60, 45
HSL 25.3°, 42.6, 38.2 hsl(25.3,42.6%,38.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 25.3°, 59.7, 54.5
Web Safe 996633 #996633
CIE-LAB 43.149, 15.864, 28.028
XYZ 15.103, 13.258, 5.505
xyY 0.446, 0.391, 13.258
CIE-LCH 43.149, 32.206, 60.49
CIE-LUV 43.149, 36.049, 27.686
Hunter-Lab 36.411, 10.319, 16.524
Binary 10001011, 01011011, 00111000

Color Schemes with #8b5b38

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Alternatives to #8b5b38

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#8b5b38 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b5b38

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b5b38;}
.background {background-color:#8b5b38;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b5b38;}

Shades and Tints of #8b5b38

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, #0d0905 is the darkest color, while #fffefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b5b38

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #66615e is the less saturated color, while #c05303 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b5b38 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.

  • #656565 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6d635c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #776d45 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #846940 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #935f65 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e6740 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #87643d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #905d55 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population