#8b8b50 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8b50 is composed of 54.5% red, 54.5% green and 31.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 42.4% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 26.9% and a lightness of 42.9%. #8b8b50 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffa0 with #171700. Closest websafe color is: #999966.

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

#8b8b50 color description : Mostly desaturated dark yellow.

#8b8b50 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8b50 has RGB values of R:139, G:139, B:80 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.42, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9145168.

Hex triplet 8b8b50 #8b8b50
RGB Decimal 139, 139, 80 rgb(139,139,80)
RGB Percent 54.5, 54.5, 31.4 rgb(54.5%,54.5%,31.4%)
CMYK 0, 0, 42, 45
HSL 60°, 26.9, 42.9 hsl(60,26.9%,42.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 42.4, 54.5
Web Safe 999966 #999966
CIE-LAB 56.618, -9.173, 31.492
XYZ 21.328, 24.534, 11.201
xyY 0.374, 0.43, 24.534
CIE-LCH 56.618, 32.801, 106.24
CIE-LUV 56.618, 2.85, 39.552
Hunter-Lab 49.531, -9.819, 21.264
Binary 10001011, 10001011, 01010000

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Alternatives to #8b8b50

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#8b8b50 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8b50

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Shades and Tints of #8b8b50

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 #8b8b50

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #727269 is the less saturated color, while #d7d704 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8b50 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
  • #9a8e58 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aa885b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #988a93 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #958c55 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9e8957 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #938a7b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population