#a8972d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8972d is composed of 65.9% red, 59.2% green and 17.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.1% magenta, 73.2% yellow and 34.1% black. It has a hue angle of 51.7 degrees, a saturation of 57.7% and a lightness of 41.8%. #a8972d color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff5a with #512f00. Closest websafe color is: #999933.

    • R 66
    • G 59
    • B 18
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 73
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#a8972d color description : Dark yellow [Olive tone].

#a8972d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8972d has RGB values of R:168, G:151, B:45 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.73, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 11048749.

Hex triplet a8972d #a8972d
RGB Decimal 168, 151, 45 rgb(168,151,45)
RGB Percent 65.9, 59.2, 17.6 rgb(65.9%,59.2%,17.6%)
CMYK 0, 10, 73, 34
HSL 51.7°, 57.7, 41.8 hsl(51.7,57.7%,41.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 51.7°, 73.2, 65.9
Web Safe 999933 #999933
CIE-LAB 62.21, -5.655, 54.955
XYZ 27.689, 30.648, 6.94
xyY 0.424, 0.47, 30.648
CIE-LCH 62.21, 55.245, 95.875
CIE-LUV 62.21, 16.242, 60.167
Hunter-Lab 55.361, -7.605, 31.32
Binary 10101000, 10010111, 00101101

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#a8972d Preview

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Shades and Tints of #a8972d

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, #0d0c04 is the darkest color, while #fefefd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8972d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f6e66 is the less saturated color, while #d1b504 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8972d 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.

  • #909090 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #95917c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ad9c37 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #c0943b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b5929d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #ab9a33 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b79536 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b09474 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population