#545e4f Color Information

#545e4f Color Information
Details | Shades, Tints, and Tones | Variations | Color Coordinates | Color Schemes | HTML+CSS Examples | Coding & Programming | Color Blindness | Accessibility | Related Colors

The hexadecimal value (hex value) of this color is #545e4f, and its official name is Brierwood Green. In RGB, it consists of 32.9% Red, 36.9% Green, and 31.0% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 10.6% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 16% Yellow, and 63.1% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 100.0°, with saturation of 8.7% and lightness of 33.9%. The decimal value for #545e4f is 5529167, and its nearest "web safe" color is #666666. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #545e4f is green. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#545e4f Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorBrierwood Green Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color84, 94, 79 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color32.9%, 36.9%, 31.0% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.671, 0.631, 0.690 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0.106, 0, 0.16, 0.631 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color100.0°, 8.7%, 33.9% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color100.0°, 16.0%, 36.9% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color9.070, 10.455, 8.937 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color79, 94, 89 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code5529167 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color38.646, -7.058, 7.300 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)38.646, 10.154, 134.034 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color38.646, -4.807, 10.019 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color32.334, -6.512, 6.246 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.319, 0.367, 10.455 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4283719247 / 0xff545e4f Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#666666 Copy
Last Updated: February 28, 2024

Shades of #545e4f

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #545e4f, its pure hue is 100.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 8.7%, and its lightness is 33.9%. As the amount of black is added to this hue and we reduce its lightness, the result is increasingly darker shades tints. The palette given below provides 9 different shades of #545e4f, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0b0c0a to #4a5245.

Tints of #545e4f

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #545e4f, its pure hue is 100.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 8.7%, and its lightness is 33.9%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 9 different tints of #545e4f, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #697265 to #eaebe9.

Tones of #545e4f

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #545e4f, its pure hue is 100.0° on the color wheel and its saturation is 8.7%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 9 different tones of #545e4f, which range from #575757 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #3aad00 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #545e4f

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #545e4f! For #545e4f, there are 6 variations of the color that can be created by swapping its Red, Green, and Blue color positions, of which 5 are different from our original color. Among these six variations, there are 6 unique colors including our original color, #545e4f. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #545e4f

This color, #545e4f, consists of 32.9% Red, 36.9% Green, and 31.0% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 84, Green = 94, Blue = 79. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #545e4f is 10.6% Cyan, 0% Magenta, 16% Yellow, and 63.1% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R32.9%
C10.6%
G36.9%
M0.0%
B31.0%
Y16.0%
K63.1%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 84 94 79
Octal 124 136 117
Hexa #54 #5e #4f
Binary 01010100 01011110 01001111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 10 0 15 63
Octal 12 0 17 77
Hexa #0a #00 #0f #3f
Binary 00001010 00000000 00001111 00111111

Analogous Colors of #545e4f

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #545e4f — which has hue 100.0° — its analogous colors are located at 70.0° and 130.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #545e4f.

Triadic Colors of #545e4f

Triadic colors are located 120 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel, which means the original color and its triadic colors are equidistant from one another on the color wheel and form a triangle. For #545e4f — which has hue 100.0° — its triadic colors are located at 100.0° and 340.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #545e4f.

Complementary Color of #545e4f

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #545e4f — which has hue 100.0° — its complementary color is located at 280.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #545e4f.

Split Complementary Colors of #545e4f

Split complementary colors are the analogs of a color's complement, which places them 210 degrees away on the color wheel from an original color. For #545e4f — which has hue 100.0° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 100.0° and 310.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #545e4f.

Tetradic Colors of #545e4f

Tetradic colors are two sets of complementary colors on either side of a color wheel from each other, forming a rectangle on the color wheel. For #545e4f — which has hue 100.0° — its tetradic colors are located at 10.0°, 100.0°, 190.0°, and 280.0° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #545e4f.

Monochromatic Colors of #545e4f

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #545e4f, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #2b2d29 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #7c9271 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #545e4f

We want to make getting started with #545e4f on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #545e4f into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #545e4f can be used to color text, backgrounds, shadows, and borders, as well as how it can be used as a solid fill or gradient fill for rectangles. These examples principally make use of <span> and <div> tags, although the CSS shown in particular can be repurposed to make use of #545e4f with other HTML elements.

#545e4f Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #545e4f.
<span style="color: #545e4f;">The color of this text is #545e4f.</span>

#545e4f Background Color

The background color for this text is #545e4f.
<div style="background-color: #545e4f; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #545e4f.</div>

#545e4f Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #545e4f.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #545e4f;">This color for the shadow of this text is #545e4f.</span>

#545e4f Border Color

This is a div with border color #545e4f.
<div style="border: #545e4f 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #545e4f.</div>

#545e4f Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #545e4f on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #545e4f; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #545e4f on a white background.</div></div>

#545e4f Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #545e4f on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #545e4f; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #545e4f on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #545e4f to White

This is a gradient from #545e4f to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#545e4f,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#545e4f,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#545e4f,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#545e4f,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #545e4f to white.</div>

Gradient from #545e4f to Black

This is a gradient from #545e4f to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#545e4f,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#545e4f,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#545e4f,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#545e4f,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #545e4f to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #545e4f

In addition to using #545e4f on the web, we know you might want to use it in your mobile and desktop apps, too. Whatever your needs, the table below shows how to access #545e4f in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #545e4f, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 84, Green = 94, Blue = 79). If you need details about the color coordinates of #545e4f in other color spaces, refer to these details as provided toward the top of this page.

Language Environment Code Snippet
HTML + CSS (Hex Code) Web #545e4f
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(84, 94, 79)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #545e4f; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #545e4f; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #545e4f; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(84, 94, 79);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#545e4f")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:84, green:94, blue:79, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:84 green:94 blue:79 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(84f, 94f, 79f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(84, 94, 79);
 

#545e4f Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #545e4f the same way. For those with color blindness, #545e4f might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #545e4f looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #545e4f is placed in a circle in the upper-left corner of each of the below boxes, with the color in the rest of those boxes signifying how #545e4f looks for someone with that type of color blindness. Many people will perceive close similarities between the colors in these boxes and the colors in the circles — with some noticing particular similarities. We offer this insight so that as you make choices about colors to use for your purposes, you can make an informed decision about whether #545e4f will be a good fit for everyone in your audience!

Trichromacy

Protanomaly
Affects 1 in 100 Men & 1 in 10,000 Women

Deuteranomaly
Affects 1 in 17 Men & 1 in 250 Women

Tritanomaly
Affects 1 in 10,000

Dichromacy

Protanopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Deuteranopia
Affects 1 in 100, Mostly Men

Tritanopia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Monochromacy

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 20,000

Achromatopsia
Affects 1 in 100,000

Accessibility

Not Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #545e4f is an accessible color when used as a text / foreground color against a white background. This analysis is based on the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2 Level issued by W3C. Based on this analysis, we calculate a contrast ratio against white of approximately 6.8:1 against white. While there are some situations where this contrast is high enough to be considered accessible under the AA or AAA level standards, it is not high enough to be considered accessible in all cases. Details about the specific circumstances where #545e4f would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

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