#574a47 Color Information

#574a47 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 #574a47, and its official name is Molasses. In RGB, it consists of 34.1% Red, 29.0% Green, and 27.8% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 14.9% Magenta, 18.4% Yellow, and 65.9% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 11.3°, with saturation of 10.1% and lightness of 31%. The decimal value for #574a47 is 5720647, and its nearest "web safe" color is #663333. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #574a47 is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is black. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is red.
  • HexHex code for this color#574a47 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorMolasses Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color87, 74, 71 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color34.1%, 29.0%, 27.8% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.659, 0.710, 0.722 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.149, 0.184, 0.659 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color11.3°, 10.1%, 31.0% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color11.2°, 18.4%, 34.1% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color7.517, 7.379, 6.989 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color87, 75, 71 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code5720647 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color32.654, 4.902, 3.807 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)32.654, 6.206, 37.832 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color32.654, 7.730, 3.759 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color27.164, 1.857, 3.759 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.343, 0.337, 7.379 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4283910727 / 0xff574a47 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#663333 Copy
Last Updated: April 21, 2024

Shades of #574a47

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #574a47, its pure hue is 11.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 10.1%, and its lightness is 31.0%. 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 #574a47, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0b0909 to #4c413e.

Tints of #574a47

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #574a47, its pure hue is 11.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 10.1%, and its lightness is 31.0%. 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 #574a47, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #6c615e to #eae8e8.

Tones of #574a47

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #574a47, its pure hue is 11.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 10.1%, 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 #574a47, which range from #4f4f4f (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #9e1e00 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #574a47

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #574a47! For #574a47, 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, #574a47. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #574a47

This color, #574a47, consists of 34.1% Red, 29.0% Green, and 27.8% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 87, Green = 74, Blue = 71. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #574a47 is 0% Cyan, 14.9% Magenta, 18.4% Yellow, and 65.9% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R34.1%
C0.0%
G29.0%
M14.9%
B27.8%
Y18.4%
K65.9%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 87 74 71
Octal 127 112 107
Hexa #57 #4a #47
Binary 01010111 01001010 01000111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 14 18 65
Octal 0 16 22 101
Hexa #00 #0e #12 #41
Binary 00000000 00001110 00010010 01000001

Analogous Colors of #574a47

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #574a47 — which has hue 11.3° — its analogous colors are located at 11.3° and 341.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #574a47.

Triadic Colors of #574a47

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 #574a47 — which has hue 11.3° — its triadic colors are located at 11.3° and 251.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #574a47.

Complementary Color of #574a47

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #574a47 — which has hue 11.3° — its complementary color is located at 191.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #574a47.

Split Complementary Colors of #574a47

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 #574a47 — which has hue 11.3° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 11.3° and 221.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #574a47.

Tetradic Colors of #574a47

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 #574a47 — which has hue 11.3° — its tetradic colors are located at 281.2°, 11.3°, 101.3°, and 191.2° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #574a47.

Monochromatic Colors of #574a47

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #574a47, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #2a2626 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #896b65 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #574a47

We want to make getting started with #574a47 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #574a47 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #574a47 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 #574a47 with other HTML elements.

#574a47 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #574a47.
<span style="color: #574a47;">The color of this text is #574a47.</span>

#574a47 Background Color

The background color for this text is #574a47.
<div style="background-color: #574a47; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #574a47.</div>

#574a47 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #574a47.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #574a47;">This color for the shadow of this text is #574a47.</span>

#574a47 Border Color

This is a div with border color #574a47.
<div style="border: #574a47 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #574a47.</div>

#574a47 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #574a47 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #574a47; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #574a47 on a white background.</div></div>

#574a47 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #574a47 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #574a47; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #574a47 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #574a47 to White

This is a gradient from #574a47 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#574a47,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#574a47,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#574a47,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#574a47,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #574a47 to white.</div>

Gradient from #574a47 to Black

This is a gradient from #574a47 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#574a47,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#574a47,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#574a47,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#574a47,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #574a47 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #574a47

In addition to using #574a47 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 #574a47 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #574a47, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 87, Green = 74, Blue = 71). If you need details about the color coordinates of #574a47 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 #574a47
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(87, 74, 71)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #574a47; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #574a47; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #574a47; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(87, 74, 71);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#574a47")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:87, green:74, blue:71, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:87 green:74 blue:71 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(87f, 74f, 71f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(87, 74, 71);
 

#574a47 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #574a47 the same way. For those with color blindness, #574a47 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #574a47 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #574a47 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 #574a47 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 #574a47 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

Accessibility Recommended

We analyzed whether #574a47 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 8.5:1 against white. This is a high enough ratio to be considered accessible under both the AA and AAA level standards for either normal size or large text.

WCAG AA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AA
Large Size Text

WCAG AAA
Normal Size Text

WCAG AAA
Large Size Text