#8c8c8a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c8c8a is composed of 54.9% red, 54.9% green and 54.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 1.4% yellow and 45.1% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 0.9% and a lightness of 54.5%. #8c8c8a color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #191915. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 55
    • B 54
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8c8c8a color description : Dark grayish yellow.

#8c8c8a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c8c8a has RGB values of R:140, G:140, B:138 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9211018.

Hex triplet 8c8c8a #8c8c8a
RGB Decimal 140, 140, 138 rgb(140,140,138)
RGB Percent 54.9, 54.9, 54.1 rgb(54.9%,54.9%,54.1%)
CMYK 0, 0, 1, 45
HSL 60°, 0.9, 54.5 hsl(60,0.9%,54.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 1.4, 54.9
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 58.195, -0.389, 1.06
XYZ 24.78, 26.167, 27.789
xyY 0.315, 0.332, 26.167
CIE-LCH 58.195, 1.129, 110.154
CIE-LUV 58.195, 0.109, 1.555
Hunter-Lab 51.153, -3.048, 3.599
Binary 10001100, 10001100, 10001010

Color Schemes with #8c8c8a

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Alternatives to #8c8c8a

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#8c8c8a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c8c8a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8c8c8a;}
.background {background-color:#8c8c8a;}
.border {border:1px solid #8c8c8a;}

Shades and Tints of #8c8c8a

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c8c8a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8c8c8a is the less saturated color, while #f7f71f is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c8c8a 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.

  • #8c8c8c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8c8c8c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #94918f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9f8d91 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #93909a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #918f8d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #988c8e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #918e94 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population