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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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#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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  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. Valspar Paint

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

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

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

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

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

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

#a85b17 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a85b17 foreground

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="color: #a85b17">…</p>

#a85b17 background

Every good painter paints what he is.

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

#a85b17 shadow

Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.

Vincent Van Gogh
<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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