#ab8b85 Color Information

#ab8b85 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 #ab8b85. In RGB, it consists of 67.1% Red, 54.5% Green, and 52.2% Blue. Likewise, in the CMYK color space, it consists of 0% Cyan, 18.7% Magenta, 22.2% Yellow, and 32.9% Black. On the color wheel, its Hue is found at 9.5°, with saturation of 18.4% and lightness of 59.6%. The decimal value for #ab8b85 is 11242373, and its nearest "web safe" color is #999999. In the RGB color space, the strongest component for #ab8b85 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#ab8b85 Copy
  • NameThe common name of this color(Unnamed) Copy
  • RGBRed, Green, Blue composition for this color171, 139, 133 Copy
  • RGB PercentPercent Red, Green, Blue composition for this color67.1%, 54.5%, 52.2% Copy
  • CMYCyan, Magenta, Yellow composition for this color0.329, 0.455, 0.478 Copy
  • CMYKCyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black composition for this color0, 0.187, 0.222, 0.329 Copy
  • HSLHue, Saturation, Lightness combination for this color9.5°, 18.4%, 59.6% Copy
  • HSV (or HSB)Hue, Saturation, Brightness combination for this color9.5°, 22.2%, 67.1% Copy
  • XYZCIE 1931 color space XYZ coordinates for this color30.261, 28.817, 26.157 Copy
  • RYBRed, Yellow, Blue composition for this color171, 140, 133 Copy
  • DecimalDecimal representation of this color's hex code11242373 Copy
  • CIE-LABCIELAB color space coordinates for this color60.619, 11.160, 7.773 Copy
  • CIE-LCHCIE-LCH color space coordinates for this color (chroma, hue, etc.)60.619, 13.600, 34.856 Copy
  • CIE-LUVCIE-LUV color space coordinates for this color60.619, 20.416, 8.722 Copy
  • Hunter LabHunter-Lab color space coordinates for this color53.681, 6.681, 8.686 Copy
  • xyYCIE xyY color space coordinates for this color0.355, 0.338, 28.817 Copy
  • AndroidValue of this color in Android development4289432453 / 0xffab8b85 Copy
  • Web SafeHex code of the nearest "web safe" version of this color#999999 Copy

Shades of #ab8b85

Shades are created by adding black to or removing lightness from a particular color. For #ab8b85, its pure hue is 9.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 18.4%, and its lightness is 59.6%. 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 18 different shades of #ab8b85, which — excluding black and our original color — range from #0a0808 to #a1837d.

Tints of #ab8b85

Tints are created by adding white or lightness to a particular color. For #ab8b85, its pure hue is 9.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 18.4%, and its lightness is 59.6%. As the amount of white (lightness) is added to this hue, the result is increasingly lighter tints. The following palette gives 18 different tints of #ab8b85, which — excluding white and our original color — range from #b0928c to #faf8f8.

Tones of #ab8b85

Tones are the result of adding gray to a pure hue. In the case of #ab8b85, its pure hue is 9.5° on the color wheel and its saturation is 18.4%, so we increase this saturation to create more colorful tones, and decrease the saturation to create grayer tones. The palette shown below gives 27 different tones of #ab8b85, which range from #989898 (the grayest / 0% saturation) to #ff5231 (the most colorful / 100% saturation).

Variations of #ab8b85

There are several ways to create color variations and premutations of #ab8b85! For #ab8b85, 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, #ab8b85. Click on these colors to learn more about them, too!

Color Coordinates of #ab8b85

This color, #ab8b85, consists of 67.1% Red, 54.5% Green, and 52.2% Blue, resulting in color coordinates Red = 171, Green = 139, Blue = 133. Likewise, the CMYK color space composition for #ab8b85 is 0% Cyan, 18.7% Magenta, 22.2% Yellow, and 32.9% Black. These values are shown in the following charts and tables.

R67.1%
C0.0%
G54.5%
M18.7%
B52.2%
Y22.2%
K32.9%
Color Base R (Red) G (Green) B (Blue)
Decimal 171 139 133
Octal 253 213 205
Hexa #ab #8b #85
Binary 10101011 10001011 10000101
Color Base C (Cyan) M (Magenta) Y (Yellow) Y (Black)
Decimal 0 18 22 32
Octal 0 22 26 40
Hexa #00 #12 #16 #20
Binary 00000000 00010010 00010110 00100000

Analogous Colors of #ab8b85

Analogous colors are located 30 degrees away from a color's hue on the color wheel. For #ab8b85 — which has hue 9.5° — its analogous colors are located at 9.5° and 339.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ab8b85.

Triadic Colors of #ab8b85

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 #ab8b85 — which has hue 9.5° — its triadic colors are located at 9.5° and 249.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ab8b85.

Complementary Color of #ab8b85

A complementary color is located opposite a color on the color wheel (180 degrees away). For #ab8b85 — which has hue 9.5° — its complementary color is located at 189.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ab8b85.

Split Complementary Colors of #ab8b85

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 #ab8b85 — which has hue 9.5° — its split complementary colors its split complementary colors are located at 9.5° and 219.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ab8b85.

Tetradic Colors of #ab8b85

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 #ab8b85 — which has hue 9.5° — its tetradic colors are located at 279.5°, 9.5°, 99.5°, and 189.5° on the color wheel, with the same saturation and lightness as #ab8b85.

Monochromatic Colors of #ab8b85

Monochromatic colors are colors that share a common hue but that have different saturations and lightness. For #ab8b85, we show 9 different monochromatic colors of it, ranging from #6e5e5b — (which has very low saturation and very low lightness) — to #dac2bd (which has a very high saturation and very high lightness).

HTML+CSS Examples & Previews of #ab8b85

We want to make getting started with #ab8b85 on your website fast and easy! Below are 8 examples of how to integrate #ab8b85 into a website using HTML+CSS. These examples include showing how #ab8b85 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 #ab8b85 with other HTML elements.

#ab8b85 Foreground / Text Color

The color of this text is #ab8b85.
<span style="color: #ab8b85;">The color of this text is #ab8b85.</span>

#ab8b85 Background Color

The background color for this text is #ab8b85.
<div style="background-color: #ab8b85; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">The background color for this text is #ab8b85.</div>

#ab8b85 Text Shadow Color

This color for the shadow of this text is #ab8b85.
<span style="text-shadow: 3px 3px 3px #ab8b85;">This color for the shadow of this text is #ab8b85.</span>

#ab8b85 Border Color

This is a div with border color #ab8b85.
<div style="border: #ab8b85 4px solid;width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a div with border color #ab8b85.</div>

#ab8b85 Color Rectangle on a White Background

This is a rectangle of color #ab8b85 on a white background.
<div style="background-color: #ffffff; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #ab8b85; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #ab8b85 on a white background.</div></div>

#ab8b85 Color Rectangle on a Black Background

This is a rectangle of color #ab8b85 on a black background.
<div style="background-color: #000000; padding: 60px; width:100%; height: 100%;"><div style="background-color: #ab8b85; width:100%; height:100%; padding: 10px; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a rectangle of color #ab8b85 on a black background.</div></div>

Gradient from #ab8b85 to White

This is a gradient from #ab8b85 to white.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#ab8b85,white); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#ab8b85,white); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#ab8b85,white); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#ab8b85,white); width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #ab8b85 to white.</div>

Gradient from #ab8b85 to Black

This is a gradient from #ab8b85 to black.
<div style="background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left,#ab8b85,black); /* Firefox */ background: linear-gradient(to right,#ab8b85,black); /* Safari */ background: -o-linear-gradient(left,#ab8b85,black); /* Opera */ background: -moz-linear-gradient(left,#ab8b85,black); color: #ffffff; width:100%; height:100%; display: flex; justify-content: center; align-items: center;">This is a gradient from #ab8b85 to black.</div>

Coding & Programming with #ab8b85

In addition to using #ab8b85 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 #ab8b85 in the language and environment of your choice. These code snippets are principally the hexadecimal representation of #ab8b85, or the RGB color coordinates for the same (Red = 171, Green = 139, Blue = 133). If you need details about the color coordinates of #ab8b85 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 #ab8b85
HTML + CSS (RGB Code) Web rgb(171, 139, 133)
CSS Background Color Web .myclass { background-color: #ab8b85; }
CSS Foreground + Text Color Web .myclass { color: #ab8b85; }
CSS Border Color Web .myclass { border: 2px solid #ab8b85; }
Java (Multi-platform) new Color(171, 139, 133);
Python (Multi-platform) Color("#ab8b85")
Swift iOS UIColor(red:171, green:139, blue:133, alpha:1.0000)
Objective-C (iOS) iOS [UIColor colorWithRed:171 green:139 blue:133 alpha:1.0000];
OpenGL (Graphics) glColor3f(171f, 139f, 133f);
C# / .NET Windows Color.FromArgb(171, 139, 133);
 

#ab8b85 Color Blindness

Not everyone can see #ab8b85 the same way. For those with color blindness, #ab8b85 might look very, very different. Here, we simulate eight examples of color blindness, and how #ab8b85 looks next to each one of them. In all cases, #ab8b85 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 #ab8b85 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 #ab8b85 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 Recommended

We analyzed whether #ab8b85 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 3.1:1 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 #ab8b85 would and would not be an accessible foreground color are summarized below.

WCAG AA
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WCAG AA
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WCAG AAA
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WCAG AAA
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