#8cb42e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8cb42e is composed of 54.9% red, 70.6% green and 18% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 22.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 74.4% yellow and 29.4% black. It has a hue angle of 77.9 degrees, a saturation of 59.3% and a lightness of 44.3%. #8cb42e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff5c with #196900. Closest websafe color is: #99cc33.

    • R 55
    • G 71
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 22
    • M 0
    • Y 74
    • K 29
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#8cb42e color description : Moderate green.

#8cb42e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8cb42e has RGB values of R:140, G:180, B:46 and CMYK values of C:0.22, M:0, Y:0.74, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 9221166.

Hex triplet 8cb42e #8cb42e
RGB Decimal 140, 180, 46 rgb(140,180,46)
RGB Percent 54.9, 70.6, 18 rgb(54.9%,70.6%,18%)
CMYK 22, 0, 74, 29
HSL 77.9°, 59.3, 44.3 hsl(77.9,59.3%,44.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 77.9°, 74.4, 70.6
Web Safe 99cc33 #99cc33
CIE-LAB 68.325, -32.253, 59.765
XYZ 27.629, 38.415, 8.544
xyY 0.37, 0.515, 38.415
CIE-LCH 68.325, 67.912, 118.354
CIE-LUV 68.325, -19.783, 71.855
Hunter-Lab 61.98, -28.893, 35.213
Binary 10001100, 10110100, 00101110

Color Schemes with #8cb42e

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#8cb42e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8cb42e

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.background {background-color:#8cb42e;}
.border {border:1px solid #8cb42e;}

Shades and Tints of #8cb42e

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, #060802 is the darkest color, while #fbfdf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8cb42e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #73776b is the less saturated color, while #9edf03 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8cb42e 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.

  • #999999 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #969e84 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #bfab35 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #d3a342 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a2acb8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #acae32 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b9a93b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9aaf86 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population