#8e9500 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e9500 is composed of 55.7% red, 58.4% green and 0% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 100% yellow and 41.6% black. It has a hue angle of 62.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 29.2%. #8e9500 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff00 with #1d2b00. Closest websafe color is: #999900.

    • R 56
    • G 58
    • B 0
    RGB color chart
    • C 5
    • M 0
    • Y 100
    • K 42
    CMYK color chart

#8e9500 color description : Dark yellow [Olive tone].

#8e9500 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e9500 has RGB values of R:142, G:149, B:0 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0, Y:1, K:0.42. Its decimal value is 9344256.

Hex triplet 8e9500 #8e9500
RGB Decimal 142, 149, 0 rgb(142,149,0)
RGB Percent 55.7, 58.4, 0 rgb(55.7%,58.4%,0%)
CMYK 5, 0, 100, 42
HSL 62.8°, 100, 29.2 hsl(62.8,100%,29.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 62.8°, 100, 58.4
Web Safe 999900 #999900
CIE-LAB 59.201, -17.601, 62.594
XYZ 21.903, 27.246, 4.105
xyY 0.411, 0.512, 27.246
CIE-LCH 59.201, 65.021, 105.706
CIE-LUV 59.201, -0.024, 65.655
Hunter-Lab 52.198, -16.445, 31.875
Binary 10001110, 10010101, 00000000

Color Schemes with #8e9500

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Alternatives to #8e9500

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#8e9500 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e9500

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e9500;}
.background {background-color:#8e9500;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e9500;}

Shades and Tints of #8e9500

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, #0b0c00 is the darkest color, while #fffff7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e9500

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #505045 is the less saturated color, while #8e9500 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e9500 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
  • #848668 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a69400 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b98d1d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9f909a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9d9400 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a99012 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #999162 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population