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#8c8937 Hex Color Code

#8c8937 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #8c8937 is a medium dark shade of yellow. In the RGB color model #8c8937 is comprised of 54.9% red, 53.73% green and 21.57% blue. In the HSL color space #8c8937 has a hue of 58° (degrees), 44% saturation and 38% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 571.19 nm.

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#8c8937 linear gradient to complementary #2c4d97

  1. #8c8937
  2. #837e4b
  3. #79745c
  4. #6e696b
  5. #5f5f7a
  6. #4b5689
  7. #2c4d97

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #72701e
  2. #7a7827
  3. #83812f
  4. #8c8937
  5. #95913f
  6. #9e9a47
  7. #a7a34f

Tones

  1. #8c8937
  2. #868240
  3. #7f7c48
  4. #79754f
  5. #726f56
  6. #6a685c
  7. #626262

Tints and Shades

#8c8937 to white

  1. #8c8937
  2. #a09c58
  3. #b4af78
  4. #c7c298
  5. #dad6ba
  6. #edeadc
  7. #ffffff

#8c8937 to black

  1. #8c8937
  2. #74712f
  3. #5c5a28
  4. #454320
  5. #302e18
  6. #1c1a0f
  7. #000000

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  1. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ La Fonda Deep Olive
      #8f8b3f
      ΔE = 1.338 / LRV ≈ 24.7%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ G8.40.50
      #908a3e
      ΔE = 1.384 / LRV ≈ 24.5%
    2. H2.40.50
      #8b8e41
      ΔE = 2.489 / LRV ≈ 25.2%
  3. Alcro

    1. ★ Chickadee green
      #8e883e
      ΔE = 1.446 / LRV ≈ 23.7%
  4. CIL

    1. ★ Khaki Sun
      #8f8737
      ΔE = 1.451 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  5. Benjamin Moore

    1. ★ Oregano / 2147-10
      #8d8940
      ΔE = 1.454 / LRV ≈ 23.9%
    2. ★ Dark Celery / 2146-10
      #84882f
      ΔE = 2.284 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
  6. Dunn-Edwards

    1. ★ Vegetable Garden / 665
      #8b8c40
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Cider Mill / 756
      #938a43
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  7. California Paints

    1. ★ DE 5524 - Vegetable Garden
      #8b8c40
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. DE 5510 - Cider Mill
      #938a43
      ΔE = 2.532 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  8. Evonik-Degussa

    1. ★ 54A Marsh Green
      #8b8c40
      ΔE = 1.833 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
  9. Taubmans

    1. ★ Lidcombe / T12 59.H8
      #928a3f
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Caterpillar / T12 58.H6
      #868c40
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  10. Bristol

    1. ★ Lidcombe / P163-C6
      #928a3f
      ΔE = 1.904 / LRV ≈ 24.6%
    2. Caterpillar / P159-C7
      #868c40
      ΔE = 2.879 / LRV ≈ 24.2%
  11. Natural Color System / NCS

    1. ★ S 3050-G70Y
      #8e892a
      ΔE = 2.054 / LRV ≈ 23.8%
    2. ★ S 3050-G60Y
      #878a2d
      ΔE = 2.147 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. ★ 3640 Hanging Garden 70YY 27/418
      #90863a
      ΔE = 2.166 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
  13. Sigma

    1. ★ Natural Green / S 3560-G60Y
      #86842d
      ΔE = 2.196 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
    2. Natural Green / S 3065-G50Y
      #83882e
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 22.6%
  14. Resene

    1. Wanderlust G62-075-097
      #88843c
      ΔE = 2.339 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
    2. Kombi G62-089-102
      #838931
      ΔE = 2.616 / LRV ≈ 22.9%
  15. Tollens

    1. T2042-2
      #958c40
      ΔE = 2.507 / LRV ≈ 25.5%
  16. Devoe Paint

    1. Khaki Sun / 70YY 24/438
      #928635
      ΔE = 2.568 / LRV ≈ 23.4%
  17. Caparol

    1. 26S / Chromoxidgruen 26S
      #90903c
      ΔE = 2.569 / LRV ≈ 26.2%
    2. 72 / 72 Olivgruen
      #84843c
      ΔE = 2.788 / LRV ≈ 21.7%
  18. Pratt & Lambert

    1. Kashmir Green 16-16
      #91903d
      ΔE = 2.575 / LRV ≈ 26.3%
  19. Nippon Paint

    1. Oregano Leaves / NP AC 2127 A
      #918f44
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 26.1%
  20. Dulux

    1. 70YY 24/438
      #928639
      ΔE = 2.615 / LRV ≈ 23.5%
    2. 70YY 27/418
      #968c41
      ΔE = 2.806 / LRV ≈ 25.6%
  21. Glidden

    1. Truly Olive
      #878c41
      ΔE = 2.731 / LRV ≈ 24.3%
  22. Levis

    1. Appelgroen
      #968a3b
      ΔE = 2.766 / LRV ≈ 25.0%
  23. British Standard

    1. BS 2660 BS 5-063 - Moss green
      #918845
      ΔE = 2.851 / LRV ≈ 24.1%
  24. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 5632
      #888e33
      ΔE = 2.859 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  25. Dutch Boy

    1. Abstract Green
      #938a46
      ΔE = 2.901 / LRV ≈ 24.8%
  26. Duron

    1. Verdant
      #8a8f33
      ΔE = 2.924 / LRV ≈ 25.3%

#8c8937 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#8c8937 foreground

It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #8c8937">…</p>

#8c8937 background

The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="background-color: #8c8937">…</p>

#8c8937 shadow

It is a widely accepted notion among painters that it does not matter what one paints as long as it is well painted. This is the essence of academicism. There is no such thing as good painting about nothing.

Mark Rothko
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #8c8937">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
9210167
Binary
10001100, 10001001, 00110111
Hexadecimal
#8c8937
LRV
≈ 23.7%
Closest short hex
#883 ΔE = 1.095
RGB
rgb(140, 137, 55)
RGBA
rgba(140, 137, 55, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.422, g: 0.413, b: 0.166
RYB
red: 0.228%, yellow: 0.549%, blue: 0.216%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-7567049 / 0xff8c8937
HSL
hsl(58, 44%, 38%)
HSLA
hsla(58, 44%%, 38%%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 58° (57.882), saturation: 61% (0.607), value: 55% (0.549)
HSP
hue: 57.882, saturation: 60.714%, perceived brightness: 51.465%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 83.581, S: 81.535, L: 55.830
Cubehelix
H: 55.243, S: 0.589, L: 0.505
TSL
T: 1.568, S: 0.159, L: 0.504
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 2% (0.021), yellow: 61% (0.607), key: 45% (0.451)
CMY
cyan: 45% (0.451), magenta: 46% (0.463), yellow: 78% (0.784)
XYZ
X: 20.451, Y: 23.743, Z: 7.119
xyY
x: 0.399, y: 0.463, Y: 23.743
CIELab
L: 55.830, a: -9.997, b: 43.272
CIELuv
L: 55.830, u: 5.604, v: 49.810
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 55.830, C: 44.411, H: 103.008
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 55.830, C: 50.124, H: 83.581
Hunter-Lab
L: 48.727, a: -10.354, b: 25.446
CIECAM02
J: 45.583, C: 39.134, h: 103.077, Q: 133.019, M: 34.222, s: 50.722, H: 123.394
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.822, jaune: 6.242, green: 1.560
LMS
L: 24.030, M: 25.958, S: 7.385
YCbCr
Y: 126.418, Cb: 91.558, Cr: 135.139
YCgCo
Y: 117.250, Cg: 19.750, Co: 56.250
YDbDr
Y: 128.549, Db: -110.656, Dr: -21.793
YPbPr
Y: 131.735, Pb: -41.345, Pr: 5.272
xvYCC
Y: 129.137, Cb: 91.681, Cr: 132.631
YIQ
Y: 128.549, I: 28.131, Q: -24.879
YUV
Y: 128.549, U: -36.192, V: 10.046
Munsell Color System
2.5GY 5/6 ΔE = 4.747
Brand Color
Zootool ΔE = 10.703

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