#8e8740 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8740 is composed of 55.7% red, 52.9% green and 25.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 4.9% magenta, 54.9% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 54.6 degrees, a saturation of 37.9% and a lightness of 40.4%. #8e8740 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff80 with #1d0f00. Closest websafe color is: #999933.

    • R 56
    • G 53
    • B 25
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 5
    • Y 55
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e8740 color description : Dark moderate yellow.

#8e8740 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8740 has RGB values of R:142, G:135, B:64 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.05, Y:0.55, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9340736.

Hex triplet 8e8740 #8e8740
RGB Decimal 142, 135, 64 rgb(142,135,64)
RGB Percent 55.7, 52.9, 25.1 rgb(55.7%,52.9%,25.1%)
CMYK 0, 5, 55, 44
HSL 54.6°, 37.9, 40.4 hsl(54.6,37.9%,40.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 54.6°, 54.9, 55.7
Web Safe 999933 #999933
CIE-LAB 55.532, -7.287, 38.586
XYZ 20.745, 23.449, 8.284
xyY 0.395, 0.447, 23.449
CIE-LCH 55.532, 39.268, 100.695
CIE-LUV 55.532, 7.94, 45.345
Hunter-Lab 48.424, -8.275, 23.755
Binary 10001110, 10000111, 01000000

Color Schemes with #8e8740

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Alternatives to #8e8740

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#8e8740 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8740

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8740;}
.background {background-color:#8e8740;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8740;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8740

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, #070603 is the darkest color, while #fcfcf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8740

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e6d60 is the less saturated color, while #cdbb01 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8740 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.

  • #818181 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #848274 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #998b49 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a9854c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9b858f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #958945 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9f8548 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #968672 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population