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Natural Color System / NCS S 3560-Y20R / #a85b17 Hex Color Code

#a85b17 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a85b17 is a medium dark shade of orange. In the RGB color model #a85b17 is comprised of 65.88% red, 35.69% green and 9.02% blue. In the HSL color space #a85b17 has a hue of 28° (degrees), 76% saturation and 37% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 589.03 nm.

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Download: GIMP GPL Adobe ASE (Adobe Swatch Exchange) Sketch Palette

#a85b17 linear gradient to complementary #007ebf

  1. #a85b17
  2. #a06138
  3. #966753
  4. #886d6e
  5. #757288
  6. #5778a3
  7. #007ebf

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #904700
  2. #984e06
  3. #a0540f
  4. #a85b17
  5. #b0621e
  6. #b86925
  7. #c06f2c

Tones

  1. #a85b17
  2. #9e5c27
  3. #945d34
  4. #885e3f
  5. #7c5f4a
  6. #6f6055
  7. #606060

Tints and Shades

#a85b17 to white

  1. #a85b17
  2. #bb753e
  3. #cc8f63
  4. #dbaa88
  5. #e9c6af
  6. #f5e2d6
  7. #ffffff

#a85b17 to black

  1. #a85b17
  2. #8a4c16
  3. #6e3d15
  4. #532f13
  5. #39220f
  6. #211509
  7. #000000

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Exact Matching Paints

Similar Paints

  1. Caparol

    1. ★ 94 / 94 Lehmbraun+G.orange 1/1
      #a85c1c
      ΔE = 0.601 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. ★ 294 / 294 Lehmbraun+G.orange1/1
      #ac5c1c
      ΔE = 1.212 / LRV ≈ 16.5%
  2. Sikkens

    1. ★ E0.60.40
      #ad5916
      ΔE = 1.455 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. E0.50.40
      #a35c27
      ΔE = 2.399 / LRV ≈ 15.6%
  3. Audi

    1. ★ Samoa Orange Metallic / J0, J0J0, J0PA, LX2U
      #ab5808
      ΔE = 1.474 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  4. Albany Paint

    1. ★ Brindle
      #af580f
      ΔE = 1.895 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
  5. Pantone / PMS

    1. ★ 160 CP
      #ab5a20
      ΔE = 1.953 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. 160 C
      #a1561c
      ΔE = 2.608 / LRV ≈ 14.3%
  6. Valspar Paint

    1. ★ Gas Light
      #ae5b20
      ΔE = 2.212 / LRV ≈ 16.6%
  7. Games Workshop - Citadel

    1. ★ Blackfire Eath
      #a75820
      ΔE = 2.234 / LRV ≈ 15.3%
  8. GM / General Motors

    1. ★ Pueblo Tan
      #a45e28
      ΔE = 2.291 / LRV ≈ 16.1%
    2. Yellow
      #9f5f20
      ΔE = 2.578 / LRV ≈ 15.7%
  9. Green Planet Paints

    1. Autumn
      #b35d18
      ΔE = 2.564 / LRV ≈ 17.5%
  10. TRUMATCH

    1. 8-a7
      #a15700
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 14.4%
  11. Opaltone / OMS

    1. 4606
      #b25a1d
      ΔE = 2.846 / LRV ≈ 16.9%
  12. ICI Paints

    1. 3371 Wholemeal Honey 90YR 19/487
      #a9622c
      ΔE = 2.971 / LRV ≈ 17.4%

#a85b17 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a85b17 foreground

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.

Edgar Degas
<p style="color: #a85b17">…</p>

#a85b17 background

I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #a85b17">…</p>

#a85b17 shadow

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.

John W. Gardner
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a85b17">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11033367
Binary
10101000, 01011011, 00010111
Hexadecimal
#a85b17
LRV
≈ 15.9%
Closest short hex
#a51 ΔE = 1.996
RGB
rgb(168, 91, 23)
RGBA
rgba(168, 91, 23, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.596, g: 0.323, b: 0.082
RYB
red: 0.659%, yellow: 0.592%, blue: 0.090%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5743849 / 0xffa85b17
HSL
hsl(28, 76%, 37%)
HSLA
hsla(28, 76%, 37%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 28° (28.138), saturation: 86% (0.863), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 28.138, saturation: 86.310%, perceived brightness: 45.328%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 33.253, S: 93.804, L: 46.805
Cubehelix
H: 23.909, S: 0.845, L: 0.418
TSL
T: 3.281, S: 0.352, L: 0.417
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 46% (0.458), yellow: 86% (0.863), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 64% (0.643), yellow: 91% (0.910)
XYZ
X: 20.046, Y: 15.871, Z: 2.818
xyY
x: 0.518, y: 0.410, Y: 15.871
CIELab
L: 46.805, a: 26.912, b: 49.124
CIELuv
L: 46.805, u: 62.649, v: 41.080
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 46.805, C: 56.012, H: 61.284
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 46.805, C: 74.916, H: 33.253
Hunter-Lab
L: 39.839, a: 20.100, b: 23.693
CIECAM02
J: 38.057, C: 50.628, h: 57.260, Q: 121.543, M: 44.273, s: 60.354, H: 49.801
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.796, jaune: 6.519, green: -4.297
LMS
L: 21.050, M: 12.854, S: 3.047
YCbCr
Y: 107.294, Cb: 86.752, Cr: 166.631
YCgCo
Y: 93.250, Cg: -2.250, Co: 78.250
YDbDr
Y: 106.271, Db: -125.294, Dr: -117.397
YPbPr
Y: 102.505, Pb: -42.855, Pr: 41.628
xvYCC
Y: 104.034, Cb: 90.355, Cr: 164.567
YIQ
Y: 106.271, I: 67.716, Q: -4.875
YUV
Y: 106.271, U: -40.976, V: 54.156
Munsell Color System
5YR 5/10 ΔE = 3.301
Brand Color
WordPress (orange) ΔE = 10.402

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