#8b8b2b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8b2b is composed of 54.5% red, 54.5% green and 16.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 69.1% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 52.7% and a lightness of 35.7%. #8b8b2b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff56 with #171700. Closest websafe color is: #999933.

    • R 55
    • G 55
    • B 17
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 69
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b8b2b color description : Dark moderate yellow.

#8b8b2b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8b2b has RGB values of R:139, G:139, B:43 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.69, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9145131.

Hex triplet 8b8b2b #8b8b2b
RGB Decimal 139, 139, 43 rgb(139,139,43)
RGB Percent 54.5, 54.5, 16.9 rgb(54.5%,54.5%,16.9%)
CMYK 0, 0, 69, 45
HSL 60°, 52.7, 35.7 hsl(60,52.7%,35.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 69.1, 54.5
Web Safe 999933 #999933
CIE-LAB 56.217, -12.325, 48.947
XYZ 20.316, 24.129, 5.873
xyY 0.404, 0.48, 24.129
CIE-LCH 56.217, 50.475, 104.133
CIE-LUV 56.217, 3.938, 54.624
Hunter-Lab 49.121, -12.136, 27.297
Binary 10001011, 10001011, 00101011

Color Schemes with #8b8b2b

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Alternatives to #8b8b2b

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#8b8b2b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8b2b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8b2b;}
.background {background-color:#8b8b2b;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8b2b;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8b2b

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, #040401 is the darkest color, while #fcfcf4 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8b2b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #616155 is the less saturated color, while #b5b501 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8b2b 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.

  • #808080 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #82826f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9c8d35 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ae863a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9a8891 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #968c31 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a18834 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #94896c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population