#8c8973 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c8973 is composed of 54.9% red, 53.7% green and 45.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 2.1% magenta, 17.9% yellow and 45.1% black. It has a hue angle of 52.8 degrees, a saturation of 9.8% and a lightness of 50%. #8c8973 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffe6 with #191300. Closest websafe color is: #999966.

    • R 55
    • G 54
    • B 45
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 2
    • Y 18
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8c8973 color description : Dark grayish yellow.

#8c8973 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c8973 has RGB values of R:140, G:137, B:115 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.02, Y:0.18, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9210227.

Hex triplet 8c8973 #8c8973
RGB Decimal 140, 137, 115 rgb(140,137,115)
RGB Percent 54.9, 53.7, 45.1 rgb(54.9%,53.7%,45.1%)
CMYK 0, 2, 18, 45
HSL 52.8°, 9.8, 50 hsl(52.8,9.8%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 52.8°, 17.9, 54.9
Web Safe 999966 #999966
CIE-LAB 56.787, -2.814, 12.217
XYZ 22.855, 24.705, 19.783
xyY 0.339, 0.367, 24.705
CIE-LCH 56.787, 12.537, 102.972
CIE-LUV 56.787, 3.004, 16.78
Hunter-Lab 49.704, -4.904, 11.194
Binary 10001100, 10001001, 01110011

Color Schemes with #8c8973

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Alternatives to #8c8973

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#8c8973 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c8973

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8c8973;}
.background {background-color:#8c8973;}
.border {border:1px solid #8c8973;}

Shades and Tints of #8c8973

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, #0b0b09 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c8973

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #82827d is the less saturated color, while #f8db07 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c8973 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
  • #958e79 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a2897c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #968b95 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #928c77 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9a8978 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #928a88 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population