#99522b Color Information

#99522b 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 #99522b, and its official name is Ancient Chest. In RGB, it consists of 60.0% Red, 32.2% Green, and 16.9% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 46.4% Magenta, 71.9% Yellow, and 40% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 21.3°, with saturation of 56.1% and lightness of 38.4%. The decimal value for #99522b is 10048043, and its nearest "web safe" color is #996633. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #99522b 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#99522b Copy
  • NameThe common name of this colorAncient Chest Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color153, 82, 43 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color60.0%, 32.2%, 16.9% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.400, 0.678, 0.831 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.464, 0.719, 0.4 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color21.3°, 56.1%, 38.4% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color21.3°, 71.9%, 60.0% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color16.590, 12.981, 3.917 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color153, 103, 43 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code10048043 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color42.735, 26.263, 35.246 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)42.735, 43.955, 53.310 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color42.735, 55.368, 30.796 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color36.030, 19.140, 18.775 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.495, 0.388, 12.981 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4288238123 / 0xff99522b Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#996633 Copy
Last Updated: February 25, 2024

Shades of #99522b

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #99522b, its pure hue is 21.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 56.1%, and its lightness is 38.4%. 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 #99522b, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #130a05 to #864826.

Tints of #99522b

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #99522b, its pure hue is 21.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 56.1%, and its lightness is 38.4%. 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 #99522b, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #a66846 to #f2e9e5.

Tones of #99522b

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #99522b, its pure hue is 21.3° on the color wheel and its saturation is 56.1%, 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 #99522b, which range from #626262 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #c44500 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #99522b

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #99522b! For #99522b, 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, #99522b. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #99522b

This color, #99522b, consists of 60.0% Red, 32.2% Green, and 16.9% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 153, Green = 82, Blue = 43. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #99522b is 0% Cyan, 46.4% Magenta, 71.9% Yellow, and 40% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R60.0%
C0.0%
G32.2%
M46.4%
B16.9%
Y71.9%
K40.0%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 153 82 43
Octal 231 122 53
Hexa #99 #52 #2b
Binary 10011001 01010010 00101011
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 46 71 40
Octal 0 56 107 50
Hexa #00 #2e #47 #28
Binary 00000000 00101110 01000111 00101000

Analogous Colors of #99522b

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #99522b — which has hue 21.3° — its analogous colors are located at 21.3° and 351.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #99522b.

Triadic Colors of #99522b

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 #99522b — which has hue 21.3° — its triadic colors are located at 21.3° and 261.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #99522b.

Complementary Color of #99522b

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #99522b — which has hue 21.3° — its complementary color is located at 201.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #99522b.

Split Complementary Colors of #99522b

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 #99522b — which has hue 21.3° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 21.3° and 231.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #99522b.

Tetradic Colors of #99522b

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 #99522b — which has hue 21.3° — its tetradic colors are located at 291.3°, 21.3°, 111.3°, and 201.3° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #99522b.

Monochromatic Colors of #99522b

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #99522b, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #422c20 — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #e77a3f (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #99522b

We want to make getting started with #99522b on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #99522b into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #99522b 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 #99522b with other HTML elements.

#99522b Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #99522b.
<span style="color: #99522b;">The color of this text is #99522b.</span>

#99522b Background Color

The background color for this text is #99522b.
<div style="background-color: #99522b; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #99522b.</div>

#99522b Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #99522b.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #99522b;">This color for the shadow of this text is #99522b.</span>

#99522b Border Color

This is a div with border color #99522b.
<div style="border: #99522b 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #99522b.</div>

#99522b Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #99522b on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #99522b; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #99522b on a white background.</div></div>

#99522b Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #99522b on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #99522b; color:#ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #99522b on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #99522b to White

This is a gradient from #99522b to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#99522b,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#99522b,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#99522b,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#99522b,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #99522b to white.</div>

Gradient from #99522b to Black

This is a gradient from #99522b to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#99522b,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#99522b,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#99522b,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#99522b,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #99522b to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #99522b

In addition to using #99522b 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 #99522b in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #99522b, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 153, Green = 82, Blue = 43). If you need details about the color coordinates of #99522b 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 #99522b
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(153, 82, 43)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #99522b; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #99522b; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #99522b; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(153, 82, 43);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#99522b")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:153, green:82, blue:43, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:153 green:82 blue:43 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(153f, 82f, 43f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(153, 82, 43);
 

#99522b Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #99522b the same way. For those with color blindness, #99522b might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #99522b looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #99522b 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 #99522b 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 #99522b 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 #99522b 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 5.8:1 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 #99522b would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

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