#8a843b Color Information

#8a843b 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 #8a843b, and its official name is Apeland. In RGB, it consists of 54.1% Red, 51.8% Green, and 23.1% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 4.3% Magenta, 57.2% Yellow, and 45.9% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 55.4°, with saturation of 40.1% and lightness of 38.6%. The decimal value for #8a843b is 9077819, and its nearest "web safe" color is #999933. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #8a843b is red. In the CMYK color space, its strongest component is yellow. And in the RYB color space, its strongest component is yellow.
  • HexHex code for this color#8a843b Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorApeland Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color138, 132, 59 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color54.1%, 51.8%, 23.1% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.459, 0.482, 0.769 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.043, 0.572, 0.459 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color55.4°, 40.1%, 38.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color55.4°, 57.2%, 54.1% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color19.522, 22.222, 7.398 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color65, 138, 59 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code9077819 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color54.261, -7.844, 39.530 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)54.261, 40.301, 101.224 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color54.261, 7.316, 45.798 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color47.140, -8.573, 23.693 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.397, 0.452, 22.222 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4287267899 / 0xff8a843b Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#999933 Copy
Last Updated: February 21, 2024

Shades of #8a843b

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #8a843b, its pure hue is 55.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 40.1%, and its lightness is 38.6%. 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 #8a843b, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #111107 to #797434.

Tints of #8a843b

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #8a843b, its pure hue is 55.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 40.1%, and its lightness is 38.6%. 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 #8a843b, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #999354 to #f0f0e7.

Tones of #8a843b

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #8a843b, its pure hue is 55.4° on the color wheel and its saturation is 40.1%, 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 #8a843b, which range from #636363 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #c5b600 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #8a843b

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #8a843b! For #8a843b, 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, #8a843b. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #8a843b

This color, #8a843b, consists of 54.1% Red, 51.8% Green, and 23.1% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 138, Green = 132, Blue = 59. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #8a843b is 0% Cyan, 4.3% Magenta, 57.2% Yellow, and 45.9% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R54.1%
C0.0%
G51.8%
M4.3%
B23.1%
Y57.2%
K45.9%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 138 132 59
Octal 212 204 73
Hexa #8a #84 #3b
Binary 10001010 10000100 00111011
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 4 57 45
Octal 0 4 71 55
Hexa #00 #04 #39 #2d
Binary 00000000 00000100 00111001 00101101

Analogous Colors of #8a843b

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #8a843b — which has hue 55.4° — its analogous colors are located at 25.4° and 85.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #8a843b.

Triadic Colors of #8a843b

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 #8a843b — which has hue 55.4° — its triadic colors are located at 55.4° and 295.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #8a843b.

Complementary Color of #8a843b

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #8a843b — which has hue 55.4° — its complementary color is located at 235.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #8a843b.

Split Complementary Colors of #8a843b

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 #8a843b — which has hue 55.4° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 55.4° and 265.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #8a843b.

Tetradic Colors of #8a843b

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 #8a843b — which has hue 55.4° — its tetradic colors are located at 325.4°, 55.4°, 145.4°, and 235.4° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #8a843b.

Monochromatic Colors of #8a843b

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #8a843b, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #3b3a27 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #d4ca53 (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #8a843b

We want to make getting started with #8a843b on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #8a843b into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #8a843b 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 #8a843b with other HTML elements.

#8a843b Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #8a843b.
<span style="color: #8a843b;">The color of this text is #8a843b.</span>

#8a843b Background Color

The background color for this text is #8a843b.
<div style="background-color: #8a843b; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #8a843b.</div>

#8a843b Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #8a843b.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #8a843b;">This color for the shadow of this text is #8a843b.</span>

#8a843b Border Color

This is a div with border color #8a843b.
<div style="border: #8a843b 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #8a843b.</div>

#8a843b Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #8a843b on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #8a843b; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #8a843b on a white background.</div></div>

#8a843b Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #8a843b on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #8a843b; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #8a843b on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #8a843b to White

This is a gradient from #8a843b to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#8a843b,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#8a843b,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#8a843b,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#8a843b,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #8a843b to white.</div>

Gradient from #8a843b to Black

This is a gradient from #8a843b to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#8a843b,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#8a843b,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#8a843b,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#8a843b,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #8a843b to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #8a843b

In addition to using #8a843b 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 #8a843b in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #8a843b, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 138, Green = 132, Blue = 59). If you need details about the color coordinates of #8a843b 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 #8a843b
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(138, 132, 59)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #8a843b; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #8a843b; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #8a843b; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(138, 132, 59);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#8a843b")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:138, green:132, blue:59, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:138 green:132 blue:59 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(138f, 132f, 59f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(138, 132, 59);
 

#8a843b Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #8a843b the same way. For those with color blindness, #8a843b might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #8a843b looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #8a843b 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 #8a843b 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 #8a843b 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 #8a843b 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 3.9:1 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 #8a843b would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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