#8d5538 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8d5538 is composed of 55.3% red, 33.3% green and 22% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 39.7% magenta, 60.3% yellow and 44.7% black. It has a hue angle of 20.5 degrees, a saturation of 43.1% and a lightness of 38.6%. #8d5538 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffaa70 with #1b0000. Closest websafe color is: #996633.

    • R 55
    • G 33
    • B 22
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 40
    • Y 60
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8d5538 color description : Dark moderate orange.

#8d5538 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8d5538 has RGB values of R:141, G:85, B:56 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.4, Y:0.6, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9262392.

Hex triplet 8d5538 #8d5538
RGB Decimal 141, 85, 56 rgb(141,85,56)
RGB Percent 55.3, 33.3, 22 rgb(55.3%,33.3%,22%)
CMYK 0, 40, 60, 45
HSL 20.5°, 43.1, 38.6 hsl(20.5,43.1%,38.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 20.5°, 60.3, 55.3
Web Safe 996633 #996633
CIE-LAB 41.917, 20.242, 26.574
XYZ 14.947, 12.446, 5.356
xyY 0.456, 0.38, 12.446
CIE-LCH 41.917, 33.406, 52.703
CIE-LUV 41.917, 41.841, 25.167
Hunter-Lab 35.279, 13.888, 15.694
Binary 10001101, 01010101, 00111000

Color Schemes with #8d5538

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Alternatives to #8d5538

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#8d5538 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8d5538

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8d5538;}
.background {background-color:#8d5538;}
.border {border:1px solid #8d5538;}

Shades and Tints of #8d5538

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, #010000 is the darkest color, while #faf4f2 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8d5538

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #67615e is the less saturated color, while #c24403 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8d5538 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.

  • #626262 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6b5f5a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #746a47 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #81663f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #955a60 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d6241 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #85603d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #925851 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population