#8b8c00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8c00 is composed of 54.5% red, 54.9% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 100% yellow and 45.1% black. It has a hue angle of 60.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 27.5%. #8b8c00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #171900. Closest websafe color is: #999900.

    • R 55
    • G 55
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 1
    • M 0
    • Y 100
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b8c00 color description : Dark yellow [Olive tone].

#8b8c00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8c00 has RGB values of R:139, G:140, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0, Y:1, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9145344.

Hex triplet 8b8c00 #8b8c00
RGB Decimal 139, 140, 0 rgb(139,140,0)
RGB Percent 54.5, 54.9, 0 rgb(54.5%,54.9%,0%)
CMYK 1, 0, 100, 45
HSL 60.4°, 100, 27.5 hsl(60.4,100%,27.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 60.4°, 100, 54.9
Web Safe 999900 #999900
CIE-LAB 56.333, -14.257, 60.372
XYZ 20.026, 24.245, 3.625
xyY 0.418, 0.506, 24.245
CIE-LCH 56.333, 62.033, 103.287
CIE-LUV 56.333, 3.783, 62.011
Hunter-Lab 49.24, -13.574, 30.103
Binary 10001011, 10001100, 00000000

Color Schemes with #8b8c00

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Alternatives to #8b8c00

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#8b8c00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8c00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8c00;}
.background {background-color:#8b8c00;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8c00;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8c00

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, #030300 is the darkest color, while #ffffee is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8c00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4b4b41 is the less saturated color, while #8b8c00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8c00 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.

  • #7c7c7c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7f7f63 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9e8d00 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b0861a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9b8891 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #978d00 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a28810 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #95895c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population