#5c3317 Color Information

#5c3317 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 #5c3317, and its official name is Baker's Chocolate. In RGB, it consists of 36.1% Red, 20.0% Green, and 9.0% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 44.6% Magenta, 75% Yellow, and 63.9% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 24.3°, with saturation of 60% and lightness of 22.5%. The decimal value for #5c3317 is 6042391, and its nearest "web safe" color is #663300. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #5c3317 is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is yellow. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is red.
  • HexHex code for this color#5c3317 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorBaker's Chocolate Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color92, 51, 23 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color36.1%, 20.0%, 9.0% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.639, 0.800, 0.910 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.446, 0.75, 0.639 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color24.3°, 60.0%, 22.5% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color24.3°, 75.0%, 36.1% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color5.752, 4.705, 1.416 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color92, 70, 23 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code6042391 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color25.877, 15.803, 25.173 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)25.877, 29.722, 57.881 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color25.877, 29.511, 19.243 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color21.691, 9.378, 11.314 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.484, 0.396, 4.705 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4284232471 / 0xff5c3317 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#663300 Copy
Last Updated: February 23, 2024

Shades of #5c3317

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #5c3317, its pure hue is 24.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 60.0%, and its lightness is 22.5%. 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 #5c3317, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0c0603 to #512d14.

Tints of #5c3317

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #5c3317, its pure hue is 24.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 60.0%, and its lightness is 22.5%. 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 #5c3317, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #704d34 to #ebe6e2.

Tones of #5c3317

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #5c3317, its pure hue is 24.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 60.0%, 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 #5c3317, which range from #3a3a3a (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #732f00 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #5c3317

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #5c3317! For #5c3317, 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, #5c3317. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #5c3317

This color, #5c3317, consists of 36.1% Red, 20.0% Green, and 9.0% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 92, Green = 51, Blue = 23. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #5c3317 is 0% Cyan, 44.6% Magenta, 75% Yellow, and 63.9% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R36.1%
C0.0%
G20.0%
M44.6%
B9.0%
Y75.0%
K63.9%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 92 51 23
Octal 134 63 27
Hexa #5c #33 #17
Binary 01011100 00110011 00010111
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 44 75 63
Octal 0 54 113 77
Hexa #00 #2c #4b #3f
Binary 00000000 00101100 01001011 00111111

Analogous Colors of #5c3317

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #5c3317 — which has hue 24.3° — its analogous colors are located at 24.3° and 354.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5c3317.

Triadic Colors of #5c3317

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 #5c3317 — which has hue 24.3° — its triadic colors are located at 24.3° and 264.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5c3317.

Complementary Color of #5c3317

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #5c3317 — which has hue 24.3° — its complementary color is located at 204.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5c3317.

Split Complementary Colors of #5c3317

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 #5c3317 — which has hue 24.3° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 24.3° and 234.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5c3317.

Tetradic Colors of #5c3317

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 #5c3317 — which has hue 24.3° — its tetradic colors are located at 294.3°, 24.3°, 114.3°, and 204.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #5c3317.

Monochromatic Colors of #5c3317

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #5c3317, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #281b11 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #9b4911 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #5c3317

We want to make getting started with #5c3317 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #5c3317 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #5c3317 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 #5c3317 with other HTML elements.

#5c3317 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #5c3317.
<span style="color: #5c3317;">The color of this text is #5c3317.</span>

#5c3317 Background Color

The background color for this text is #5c3317.
<div style="background-color: #5c3317; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #5c3317.</div>

#5c3317 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #5c3317.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #5c3317;">This color for the shadow of this text is #5c3317.</span>

#5c3317 Border Color

This is a div with border color #5c3317.
<div style="border: #5c3317 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #5c3317.</div>

#5c3317 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #5c3317 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #5c3317; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #5c3317 on a white background.</div></div>

#5c3317 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #5c3317 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #5c3317; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #5c3317 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #5c3317 to White

This is a gradient from #5c3317 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#5c3317,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#5c3317,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#5c3317,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#5c3317,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #5c3317 to white.</div>

Gradient from #5c3317 to Black

This is a gradient from #5c3317 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#5c3317,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#5c3317,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#5c3317,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#5c3317,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #5c3317 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #5c3317

In addition to using #5c3317 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 #5c3317 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #5c3317, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 92, Green = 51, Blue = 23). If you need details about the color coordinates of #5c3317 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 #5c3317
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(92, 51, 23)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #5c3317; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #5c3317; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #5c3317; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(92, 51, 23);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#5c3317")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:92, green:51, blue:23, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:92 green:51 blue:23 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(92f, 51f, 23f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(92, 51, 23);
 

#5c3317 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #5c3317 the same way. For those with color blindness, #5c3317 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #5c3317 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #5c3317 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 #5c3317 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 #5c3317 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 #5c3317 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 10.8:1 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
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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