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#8b5e2f Hex Color Code

#8b5e2f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b5e2f is a medium dark shade of brown. In the RGB color model #8b5e2f is comprised of 54.51% red, 36.86% green and 18.43% blue. In the HSL color space #8b5e2f has a hue of 31° (degrees), 49% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 584.22 nm.

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#8b5e2f linear gradient to complementary #0084ba

  1. #8b5e2f
  2. #866447
  3. #7e6a5d
  4. #737174
  5. #63778b
  6. #4a7ea2
  7. #0084ba

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #764c1d
  2. #7d5223
  3. #845829
  4. #8b5e2f
  5. #926435
  6. #996b3b
  7. #a07141

Tones

  1. #8b5e2f
  2. #855e37
  3. #7e5e3f
  4. #765e47
  5. #6f5d4e
  6. #665d56
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#8b5e2f to White

  1. #8b5e2f
  2. #a0774f
  3. #b49170
  4. #c8ab92
  5. #dbc6b5
  6. #ede2da
  7. #ffffff

#8b5e2f to Black

  1. #8b5e2f
  2. #734e28
  3. #5c3f22
  4. #45301c
  5. #302215
  6. #1c150d
  7. #000000

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Similar Paints

  1. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Mexican Hot Chocolate / CSP-1080
      #8c5d2c
      ΔE = 0.665
    2. ★ Autumn Bronze / 2162-10
      #845f35
      ΔE = 2.251
  2. Australian Standard AS2700

    1. ★ X51 Tan
      #8f5f31
      ΔE = 1.156
  3. Earthpaint

    1. ★ 4-10-7 Gold Strike
      #8b5f35
      ΔE = 1.250
    2. 4-9-7 Bourbon
      #845e39
      ΔE = 2.765
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ E4.40.40
      #906030
      ΔE = 1.343
  5. Behr

    1. ★ 300D-7 Spanish Leather
      #886033
      ΔE = 1.375
  6. Little Greene

    1. ★ Tan
      #8b5c26
      ΔE = 1.706
  7. Chrysler

    1. ★ Gold
      #886037
      ΔE = 1.766
    2. Beige
      #8c623d
      ΔE = 2.835
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Honey Gold
      #886037
      ΔE = 1.766
    2. ★ Gold
      #885e37
      ΔE = 1.961
  9. Ford

    1. ★ Sequoia Brown
      #855a2d
      ΔE = 1.884
    2. Cinnamon Fire
      #88623d
      ΔE = 2.893
  10. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 4635
      #8f5c30
      ΔE = 1.933
  11. Sigma

    1. ★ Orange Terra / S 5040-Y30R
      #8e6138
      ΔE = 1.970
    2. Orange Terra / S 5040-Y40R
      #8e5d37
      ΔE = 2.774
  12. Pratt & Lambert

    1. ★ Chipmunk 10-15
      #8e6338
      ΔE = 2.087
  13. Volkswagen

    1. ★ Colorado Beige
      #8c6039
      ΔE = 2.122
  14. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 5030-Y10R
      #835b2e
      ΔE = 2.152
    2. S 5020-Y20R
      #89613c
      ΔE = 2.652
  15. Caparol

    1. ★ 11/15
      #885828
      ΔE = 2.235
    2. 15/20
      #846030
      ΔE = 2.603
  16. Resene

    1. ★ Triumph M66-066-069
      #89603a
      ΔE = 2.290
    2. Natural WD026
      #885931
      ΔE = 2.586
  17. ICI Paints

    1. 3400 Deep Ochre 00YY 18/346
      #916436
      ΔE = 2.402
  18. Evonik-Degussa

    1. 805
      #89613b
      ΔE = 2.439
    2. 171A Baked Gold
      #8b643d
      ΔE = 2.909
  19. Plascon

    1. Rise O5-D1-2
      #906038
      ΔE = 2.443
    2. Brown Suede O7-D1-1
      #8c5c20
      ΔE = 2.859
  20. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4634
      #935e31
      ΔE = 2.460
  21. Devoe Paint

    1. Dark Safari / 10YY 12/300
      #835f35
      ΔE = 2.509
    2. Kessy's Bark / 00YY 15/371
      #946434
      ΔE = 2.778
  22. Dulux

    1. 10YY 12/300
      #845f38
      ΔE = 2.546
    2. 00YY 15/371
      #946437
      ΔE = 2.904
  23. TRUMATCH

    1. 49-b5
      #896028
      ΔE = 2.577
  24. Valspar Paint

    1. Pretzel Twist
      #936137
      ΔE = 2.716
  25. AMC

    1. Holster Tan
      #855e3a
      ΔE = 2.849
  26. Albany Paint

    1. Brazil Nut
      #8c5726
      ΔE = 2.867
  27. Sherwin-Williams

    1. Leather Bound - 6118
      #8d623d
      ΔE = 2.896

#8b5e2f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b5e2f foreground

It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality, is more important than the feeling for pictures.

Vincent Van Gogh
<p style="color: #8b5e2f">…</p>

#8b5e2f background

The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau
<p style="background-color: #8b5e2f">…</p>

#8b5e2f shadow

Art is the only way to run away without leaving home.

Twyla Tharp
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b5e2f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9133615
Binary
10001011, 01011110, 00101111
Hexadecimal
#8b5e2f
Closest short hex
#852 ΔE = 3.365
RGB
rgb(139, 94, 47)
RGBA
rgba(139, 94, 47, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.496, g: 0.336, b: 0.168
RYB
red: 0.530%, yellow: 0.545%, blue: 0.184%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7643601 / 0xff8b5e2f
HSL
hsl(31, 49%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(31, 49%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 31° (30.652), saturation: 66% (0.662), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 30.652, saturation: 66.187%, perceived brightness: 41.531%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 43.518, S: 76.668, L: 43.801
Cubehelix
H: 26.973, S: 0.546, L: 0.401
TSL
T: 2.694, S: 0.219, L: 0.400
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 32% (0.324), yellow: 66% (0.662), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 63% (0.631), yellow: 82% (0.816)
XYZ
X: 15.164, Y: 13.701, Z: 4.535
xyY
x: 0.454, y: 0.410, Y: 13.701
CIELab
L: 43.801, a: 13.422, b: 33.780
CIELuv
L: 43.801, u: 34.772, v: 33.019
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 43.801, C: 36.349, H: 68.330
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 43.801, C: 47.952, H: 43.518
Hunter-Lab
L: 37.015, a: 8.353, b: 18.647
CIECAM02
J: 34.560, C: 32.633, h: 64.087, Q: 115.823, M: 28.537, s: 49.637, H: 59.741
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.875, jaune: 4.778, green: -2.153
LMS
L: 16.262, M: 12.615, S: 4.691
YCbCr
Y: 103.705, Cb: 100.707, Cr: 151.092
YCgCo
Y: 93.500, Cg: 0.500, Co: 57.750
YDbDr
Y: 102.097, Db: -82.901, Dr: -70.184
YPbPr
Y: 100.201, Pb: -28.675, Pr: 24.662
xvYCC
Y: 102.055, Cb: 102.811, Cr: 149.664
YIQ
Y: 102.097, I: 41.907, Q: -5.108
YUV
Y: 102.097, U: -27.112, V: 32.375
Munsell Color System
10YR 4/6 ΔE = 4.426
Brand Color
Quora ΔE = 14.893

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