#8e6c00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e6c00 is composed of 55.7% red, 42.4% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 23.9% magenta, 100% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 45.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 27.8%. #8e6c00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffd800 with #1d0000. Closest websafe color is: #996600.

    • R 56
    • G 42
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 24
    • Y 100
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e6c00 color description : Dark yellow [Olive tone].

#8e6c00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e6c00 has RGB values of R:142, G:108, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.24, Y:1, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9333760.

Hex triplet 8e6c00 #8e6c00
RGB Decimal 142, 108, 0 rgb(142,108,0)
RGB Percent 55.7, 42.4, 0 rgb(55.7%,42.4%,0%)
CMYK 0, 24, 100, 44
HSL 45.6°, 100, 27.8 hsl(45.6,100%,27.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 45.6°, 100, 55.7
Web Safe 996600 #996600
CIE-LAB 47.594, 4.915, 54.275
XYZ 16.518, 16.477, 2.31
xyY 0.468, 0.467, 16.477
CIE-LCH 47.594, 54.497, 84.826
CIE-LUV 47.594, 28.666, 49.293
Hunter-Lab 40.592, 1.603, 25.04
Binary 10001110, 01101100, 00000000

Color Schemes with #8e6c00

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Alternatives to #8e6c00

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#8e6c00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e6c00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e6c00;}
.background {background-color:#8e6c00;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e6c00;}

Shades and Tints of #8e6c00

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, #050400 is the darkest color, while #fffbf0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e6c00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4c4a42 is the less saturated color, while #8e6c00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e6c00 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.

  • #6a6a6a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #716a55 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #877809 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #967209 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #996b73 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #897405 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #937005 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #956b49 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population