#a79579 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a79579 is composed of 65.5% red, 58.4% green and 47.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.8% magenta, 27.5% yellow and 34.5% black. It has a hue angle of 36.5 degrees, a saturation of 20.7% and a lightness of 56.5%. #a79579 color hex could be obtained by blending #fffff2 with #4f2b00. Closest websafe color is: #999966.

    • R 65
    • G 58
    • B 47
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 11
    • Y 28
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#a79579 color description : Mostly desaturated dark orange.

#a79579 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a79579 has RGB values of R:167, G:149, B:121 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.11, Y:0.28, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 10982777.

Hex triplet a79579 #a79579
RGB Decimal 167, 149, 121 rgb(167,149,121)
RGB Percent 65.5, 58.4, 47.5 rgb(65.5%,58.4%,47.5%)
CMYK 0, 11, 28, 35
HSL 36.5°, 20.7, 56.5 hsl(36.5,20.7%,56.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 36.5°, 27.5, 65.5
Web Safe 999966 #999966
CIE-LAB 62.585, 2.213, 17.246
XYZ 30.135, 31.091, 22.502
xyY 0.36, 0.371, 31.091
CIE-LCH 62.585, 17.387, 82.687
CIE-LUV 62.585, 12.917, 22.613
Hunter-Lab 55.76, -1.112, 15.105
Binary 10100111, 10010101, 01111001

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Alternatives to #a79579

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#a79579 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a79579

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CSS codes
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.background {background-color:#a79579;}
.border {border:1px solid #a79579;}

Shades and Tints of #a79579

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, #080705 is the darkest color, while #fdfcfb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a79579

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #96918a is the less saturated color, while #fca824 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a79579 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.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9a9791 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a59c80 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b59781 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #af95a0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a6997d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #af967e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ac9592 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population