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#8b6b2e Hex Color Code

#8b6b2e Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8b6b2e is a medium dark shade of brown. In the RGB color model #8b6b2e is comprised of 54.51% red, 41.96% green and 18.04% blue. In the HSL color space #8b6b2e has a hue of 39° (degrees), 50% saturation and 36% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 579.37 nm.

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#8b6b2e linear gradient to complementary #0976b0

  1. #8b6b2e
  2. #846d45
  3. #7c6e5b
  4. #707070
  5. #607285
  6. #48749a
  7. #0976b0

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #75571a
  2. #7c5e21
  3. #836427
  4. #8b6b2e
  5. #937235
  6. #9a793b
  7. #a28042

Tones

  1. #8b6b2e
  2. #846937
  3. #7d663f
  4. #766447
  5. #6e624f
  6. #665f56
  7. #5d5d5d

Tints and Shades

#8b6b2e to White

  1. #8b6b2e
  2. #a0824f
  3. #b49a70
  4. #c8b292
  5. #dbcbb5
  6. #ede5da
  7. #ffffff

#8b6b2e to Black

  1. #8b6b2e
  2. #735928
  3. #5c4722
  4. #45361b
  5. #302615
  6. #1c170d
  7. #000000

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  1. Sigma

    1. ★ Yellow Ocre / S 4550-Y
      #8c6e2f
      ΔE = 1.243
    2. Yellow Ocre / S 5040-Y10R
      #866631
      ΔE = 2.482
  2. Caparol

    1. ★ 22S / Umbra 22S
      #886c2c
      ΔE = 1.401
    2. 48 25 74 / Marill 35
      #846c34
      ΔE = 2.424
  3. Zuendapp

    1. ★ Saharagelb / 3
      #8a6d38
      ΔE = 1.792
  4. Sikkens

    1. ★ F6.40.40
      #856a32
      ΔE = 1.802
    2. ★ F2.40.40
      #8e6a33
      ΔE = 1.842
  5. Resene

    1. ★ Cheers Y57-089-076
      #916a2d
      ΔE = 2.048
    2. Stinger Y58-089-080
      #8d702a
      ΔE = 2.583
  6. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 4040-Y
      #936d2c
      ΔE = 2.189
    2. S 4050-Y
      #8d661e
      ΔE = 2.952
  7. Dutch Boy

    1. ★ Cypress
      #926f36
      ΔE = 2.294
  8. Earthpaint

    1. 4-14-7 Sahara
      #866d38
      ΔE = 2.387
    2. 4-13-7 Brisbane
      #856836
      ΔE = 2.597
  9. Peintures MF

    1. Exquis
      #8d6a38
      ΔE = 2.603
  10. Brillux

    1. 09.12.21
      #926f39
      ΔE = 2.653
  11. Behr

    1. 350D-7 Cattail Brown
      #8a6c3c
      ΔE = 2.657
    2. 330D-7 Sconce Gold
      #906b38
      ΔE = 2.826
  12. Holden

    1. Bamboo Beige / 1D124
      #936c34
      ΔE = 2.672

#8b6b2e HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8b6b2e foreground

If people knew how hard I worked to get my mastery, it wouldn't seem so wonderful at all.

Michelangelo
<p style="color: #8b6b2e">…</p>

#8b6b2e background

Do not fear mistakes - there are none.

Miles David
<p style="background-color: #8b6b2e">…</p>

#8b6b2e shadow

Inspiration does exist but it must find you working.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8b6b2e">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9136942
Binary
10001011, 01101011, 00101110
Hexadecimal
#8b6b2e
Closest short hex
#862 ΔE = 2.230
RGB
rgb(139, 107, 46)
RGBA
rgba(139, 107, 46, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.476, g: 0.366, b: 0.158
RYB
red: 0.372%, yellow: 0.545%, blue: 0.180%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7640274 / 0xff8b6b2e
HSL
hsl(39, 50%, 36%)
HSLA
hsla(39, 50%%, 36%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 39° (39.355), saturation: 67% (0.669), value: 55% (0.545)
HSP
hue: 39.355, saturation: 66.906%, perceived brightness: 44.261%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 56.949, S: 80.821, L: 47.239
Cubehelix
H: 37.175, S: 0.562, L: 0.431
TSL
T: 2.359, S: 0.197, L: 0.430
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 23% (0.230), yellow: 67% (0.669), key: 45% (0.455)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.455), magenta: 58% (0.580), yellow: 82% (0.820)
XYZ
X: 16.399, Y: 16.203, Z: 4.848
xyY
x: 0.438, y: 0.433, Y: 16.203
CIELab
L: 47.239, a: 5.771, b: 38.147
CIELuv
L: 47.239, u: 25.534, v: 39.243
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 47.239, C: 38.581, H: 81.397
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 47.239, C: 46.818, H: 56.949
Hunter-Lab
L: 40.253, a: 2.280, b: 21.036
CIECAM02
J: 37.546, C: 33.663, h: 79.118, Q: 120.724, M: 29.437, s: 49.380, H: 82.586
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.855, jaune: 5.424, green: -0.860
LMS
L: 18.191, M: 15.995, S: 5.037
YCbCr
Y: 110.159, Cb: 96.485, Cr: 146.379
YCgCo
Y: 99.750, Cg: 7.250, Co: 58.000
YDbDr
Y: 109.614, Db: -95.713, Dr: -55.893
YPbPr
Y: 109.424, Pb: -34.180, Pr: 18.806
xvYCC
Y: 109.976, Cb: 97.975, Cr: 144.520
YIQ
Y: 109.614, I: 38.660, Q: -12.213
YUV
Y: 109.614, U: -31.303, V: 25.781
Munsell Color System
5Y 5/6 ΔE = 3.655
Brand Color
Disqus (orange) ΔE = 17.972

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