#8e8e00 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8e00 is composed of 55.7% red, 55.7% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 100% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 27.8%. #8e8e00 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #1d1d00. Closest websafe color is: #999900.

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

#8e8e00 color description : Dark yellow [Olive tone].

#8e8e00 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8e00 has RGB values of R:142, G:142, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:1, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9342464.

Hex triplet 8e8e00 #8e8e00
RGB Decimal 142, 142, 0 rgb(142,142,0)
RGB Percent 55.7, 55.7, 0 rgb(55.7%,55.7%,0%)
CMYK 0, 0, 100, 44
HSL 60°, 100, 27.8 hsl(60,100%,27.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 100, 55.7
Web Safe 999900 #999900
CIE-LAB 57.17, -13.942, 61.101
XYZ 20.828, 25.097, 3.747
xyY 0.419, 0.505, 25.097
CIE-LCH 57.17, 62.672, 102.854
CIE-LUV 57.17, 4.531, 62.848
Hunter-Lab 50.097, -13.457, 30.633
Binary 10001110, 10001110, 00000000

Color Schemes with #8e8e00

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Alternatives to #8e8e00

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#8e8e00 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8e00

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8e00;}
.background {background-color:#8e8e00;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8e00;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8e00

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, #050500 is the darkest color, while #fffff0 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8e00

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #4c4c42 is the less saturated color, while #8e8e00 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8e00 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.

  • #7e7e7e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #818165 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a08f00 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b3881a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9e8a93 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9a8f00 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a58a11 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #988b5e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population