#a8973a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8973a is composed of 65.9% red, 59.2% green and 22.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.1% magenta, 65.5% yellow and 34.1% black. It has a hue angle of 50.7 degrees, a saturation of 48.7% and a lightness of 44.3%. #a8973a color hex could be obtained by blending #ffff74 with #512f00. Closest websafe color is: #999933.

    • R 66
    • G 59
    • B 23
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 65
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#a8973a color description : Dark moderate yellow.

#a8973a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8973a has RGB values of R:168, G:151, B:58 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.65, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 11048762.

Hex triplet a8973a #a8973a
RGB Decimal 168, 151, 58 rgb(168,151,58)
RGB Percent 65.9, 59.2, 22.7 rgb(65.9%,59.2%,22.7%)
CMYK 0, 10, 65, 34
HSL 50.7°, 48.7, 44.3 hsl(50.7,48.7%,44.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 50.7°, 65.5, 65.9
Web Safe 999933 #999933
CIE-LAB 62.308, -4.926, 49.647
XYZ 27.979, 30.764, 8.467
xyY 0.416, 0.458, 30.764
CIE-LCH 62.308, 49.891, 95.667
CIE-LUV 62.308, 15.825, 56.259
Hunter-Lab 55.466, -7.023, 29.775
Binary 10101000, 10010111, 00111010

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#a8973a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8973a

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Shades and Tints of #a8973a

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, #080703 is the darkest color, while #fdfcf8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8973a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #74736e is the less saturated color, while #dcbb06 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8973a 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.

  • #919191 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #969280 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #ad9c44 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bf9447 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #b5939d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #ab9a40 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b79542 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #b09479 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population