#a8978e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8978e is composed of 65.9% red, 59.2% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.1% magenta, 15.5% yellow and 34.1% black. It has a hue angle of 20.8 degrees, a saturation of 13% and a lightness of 60.8%. #a8978e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #512f1d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 59
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 15
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#a8978e color description : Dark grayish orange.

#a8978e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8978e has RGB values of R:168, G:151, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.15, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 11048846.

Hex triplet a8978e #a8978e
RGB Decimal 168, 151, 142 rgb(168,151,142)
RGB Percent 65.9, 59.2, 55.7 rgb(65.9%,59.2%,55.7%)
CMYK 0, 10, 15, 34
HSL 20.8°, 13, 60.8 hsl(20.8,13%,60.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 20.8°, 15.5, 65.9
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 63.682, 4.731, 7.016
XYZ 32.097, 32.412, 30.155
xyY 0.339, 0.342, 32.412
CIE-LCH 63.682, 8.462, 56.009
CIE-LUV 63.682, 10.819, 8.991
Hunter-Lab 56.931, 1.006, 8.447
Binary 10101000, 10010111, 10001110

Color Schemes with #a8978e

Complementary Color
Analogous Color
Split Complementary Color
Triadic Color
Tetradic Color
Monochromatic Color

Alternatives to #a8978e

Below, you can see some colors close to #a8978e. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

Similar Colors

#a8978e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8978e

This text has a font color of #a8978e.

<span style="color:#a8978e;">Text here</span>
#a8978e background color

This paragraph has a background color of #a8978e.

<p style="background-color:#a8978e;">Content here</p>
#a8978e border color

This element has a border color of #a8978e.

<div style="border:1px solid #a8978e;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#a8978e;}
.background {background-color:#a8978e;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8978e;}

Shades and Tints of #a8978e

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, #090807 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

Shade Color Variation
Tint Color Variation

Tones of #a8978e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a09996 is the less saturated color, while #fd7d39 is the most saturated one.

Tone Color Variation

Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8978e 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9e9a98 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a49e95 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b29a94 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #af99a4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a59c92 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ae9992 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ac989c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population