#8e5500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e5500 is composed of 55.7% red, 33.3% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 40.1% magenta, 100% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 35.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 27.8%. #8e5500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffaa00 with #1d0000. Closest websafe color is: #996600.

    • R 56
    • G 33
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 40
    • Y 100
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e5500 color description : Dark orange [Brown tone].

#8e5500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e5500 has RGB values of R:142, G:85, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.4, Y:1, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9327872.

Hex triplet 8e5500 #8e5500
RGB Decimal 142, 85, 0 rgb(142,85,0)
RGB Percent 55.7, 33.3, 0 rgb(55.7%,33.3%,0%)
CMYK 0, 40, 100, 44
HSL 35.9°, 100, 27.8 hsl(35.9,100%,27.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 35.9°, 100, 55.7
Web Safe 996600 #996600
CIE-LAB 41.609, 18.261, 50.28
XYZ 14.404, 12.249, 1.606
xyY 0.51, 0.433, 12.249
CIE-LCH 41.609, 53.494, 70.04
CIE-LUV 41.609, 46.547, 40.482
Hunter-Lab 34.998, 12.218, 21.779
Binary 10001110, 01010101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #8e5500

Complementary Color
Analogous Color
Split Complementary Color
Triadic Color
Tetradic Color
Monochromatic Color

Alternatives to #8e5500

Below, you can see some colors close to #8e5500. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

Similar Colors

#8e5500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e5500

This text has a font color of #8e5500.

<span style="color:#8e5500;">Text here</span>
#8e5500 background color

This paragraph has a background color of #8e5500.

<p style="background-color:#8e5500;">Content here</p>
#8e5500 border color

This element has a border color of #8e5500.

<div style="border:1px solid #8e5500;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#8e5500;}
.background {background-color:#8e5500;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e5500;}

Shades and Tints of #8e5500

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, #050300 is the darkest color, while #fff9f0 is the lightest one.

Shade Color Variation
Tint Color Variation

Tones of #8e5500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4c4842 is the less saturated color, while #8e5500 is the most saturated one.

Tone Color Variation

Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e5500 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.

  • #5c5c5c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #665b4a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #776a0c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #856500 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #97575d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7f6208 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #885f00 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #94563b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population