#8b8a50 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8a50 is composed of 54.5% red, 54.1% green and 31.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0.7% magenta, 42.4% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 59 degrees, a saturation of 26.9% and a lightness of 42.9%. #8b8a50 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffa0 with #171500. Closest websafe color is: #999966.

    • R 55
    • G 54
    • B 31
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 1
    • Y 42
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b8a50 color description : Mostly desaturated dark yellow.

#8b8a50 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8a50 has RGB values of R:139, G:138, B:80 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.01, Y:0.42, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9144912.

Hex triplet 8b8a50 #8b8a50
RGB Decimal 139, 138, 80 rgb(139,138,80)
RGB Percent 54.5, 54.1, 31.4 rgb(54.5%,54.1%,31.4%)
CMYK 0, 1, 42, 45
HSL 59°, 26.9, 42.9 hsl(59,26.9%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 59°, 42.4, 54.5
Web Safe 999966 #999966
CIE-LAB 56.333, -8.628, 31.134
XYZ 21.184, 24.245, 11.153
xyY 0.374, 0.429, 24.245
CIE-LCH 56.333, 32.307, 105.49
CIE-LUV 56.333, 3.455, 39.026
Hunter-Lab 49.24, -9.376, 21.038
Binary 10001011, 10001010, 01010000

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#8b8a50 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #8b8a50

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, #020201 is the darkest color, while #f9f9f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8a50

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #727269 is the less saturated color, while #d7d304 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8a50 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.

  • #848484 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #85857a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9a8d58 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a9875b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #988992 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #948c55 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9e8857 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #93897a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population