#8c8972 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c8972 is composed of 54.9% red, 53.7% green and 44.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 2.1% magenta, 18.6% yellow and 45.1% black. It has a hue angle of 53.1 degrees, a saturation of 10.2% and a lightness of 49.8%. #8c8972 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffe4 with #191300. Closest websafe color is: #999966.

    • R 55
    • G 54
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 2
    • Y 19
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8c8972 color description : Dark grayish yellow.

#8c8972 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c8972 has RGB values of R:140, G:137, B:114 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.02, Y:0.19, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9210226.

Hex triplet 8c8972 #8c8972
RGB Decimal 140, 137, 114 rgb(140,137,114)
RGB Percent 54.9, 53.7, 44.7 rgb(54.9%,53.7%,44.7%)
CMYK 0, 2, 19, 45
HSL 53.1°, 10.2, 49.8 hsl(53.1,10.2%,49.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 53.1°, 18.6, 54.9
Web Safe 999966 #999966
CIE-LAB 56.764, -2.977, 12.757
XYZ 22.798, 24.682, 19.482
xyY 0.34, 0.369, 24.682
CIE-LCH 56.764, 13.099, 103.137
CIE-LUV 56.764, 3.059, 17.484
Hunter-Lab 49.681, -5.031, 11.527
Binary 10001100, 10001001, 01110010

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Alternatives to #8c8972

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#8c8972 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c8972

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8c8972;}
.background {background-color:#8c8972;}
.border {border:1px solid #8c8972;}

Shades and Tints of #8c8972

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, #0a0a08 is the darkest color, while #fffffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c8972

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #82817c is the less saturated color, while #f7dc07 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c8972 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.

  • #878787 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #888783 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #958e78 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a2897b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #968b95 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #928c76 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9a8977 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #928a88 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population