#8e8500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8500 is composed of 55.7% red, 52.2% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 6.3% magenta, 100% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 56.2 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 27.8%. #8e8500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #1d0b00. Closest websafe color is: #999900.

    • R 56
    • G 52
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 6
    • Y 100
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e8500 color description : Dark yellow [Olive tone].

#8e8500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8500 has RGB values of R:142, G:133, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.06, Y:1, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9340160.

Hex triplet 8e8500 #8e8500
RGB Decimal 142, 133, 0 rgb(142,133,0)
RGB Percent 55.7, 52.2, 0 rgb(55.7%,52.2%,0%)
CMYK 0, 6, 100, 44
HSL 56.2°, 100, 27.8 hsl(56.2,100%,27.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 56.2°, 100, 55.7
Web Safe 999900 #999900
CIE-LAB 54.581, -9.116, 59.218
XYZ 19.543, 22.526, 3.319
xyY 0.431, 0.496, 22.526
CIE-LCH 54.581, 59.916, 98.752
CIE-LUV 54.581, 10.597, 59.24
Hunter-Lab 47.462, -9.559, 29.078
Binary 10001110, 10000101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #8e8500

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Alternatives to #8e8500

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#8e8500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8500

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8500;}
.background {background-color:#8e8500;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8500;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8500

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 #fffef0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4c4c42 is the less saturated color, while #8e8500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8500 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.

  • #797979 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7d7b61 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #998900 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ab8217 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9c828b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #958700 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a0830e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #978358 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population