#8e8e21 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8e21 is composed of 55.7% red, 55.7% green and 12.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 76.8% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 62.3% and a lightness of 34.3%. #8e8e21 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff42 with #1d1d00. Closest websafe color is: #999933.

    • R 56
    • G 56
    • B 13
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 77
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e8e21 color description : Dark yellow [Olive tone].

#8e8e21 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8e21 has RGB values of R:142, G:142, B:33 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.77, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9342497.

Hex triplet 8e8e21 #8e8e21
RGB Decimal 142, 142, 33 rgb(142,142,33)
RGB Percent 55.7, 55.7, 12.9 rgb(55.7%,55.7%,12.9%)
CMYK 0, 0, 77, 44
HSL 60°, 62.3, 34.3 hsl(60,62.3%,34.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 76.8, 55.7
Web Safe 999933 #999933
CIE-LAB 57.277, -13.083, 53.811
XYZ 21.103, 25.207, 5.193
xyY 0.41, 0.489, 25.207
CIE-LCH 57.277, 55.379, 103.665
CIE-LUV 57.277, 4.22, 58.528
Hunter-Lab 50.207, -12.834, 29.013
Binary 10001110, 10001110, 00100001

Color Schemes with #8e8e21

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Alternatives to #8e8e21

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#8e8e21 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8e21

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8e21;}
.background {background-color:#8e8e21;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8e21;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8e21

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, #0f0f03 is the darkest color, while #fffffe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8e21

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #585857 is the less saturated color, while #a9a906 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8e21 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.

  • #828282 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #84846f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a08f2b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b28832 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9d8a94 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #998f27 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a48a2b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #988b6a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population