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Caparol 50 35 68 / Gelbbraun 1 / #a87420 Hex Color Code

#a87420 Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #a87420 is a medium dark shade of brown. In the RGB color model #a87420 is comprised of 65.88% red, 45.49% green and 12.55% blue. In the HSL color space #a87420 has a hue of 37° (degrees), 68% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 582.12 nm.

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#a87420 linear gradient to complementary #0080c8

  1. #a87420
  2. #a07641
  3. #95775d
  4. #887978
  5. #747b92
  6. #577dad
  7. #0080c8

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8d5d02
  2. #96650d
  3. #9f6c17
  4. #a87420
  5. #b17c28
  6. #ba8430
  7. #c38c38

Tones

  1. #a87420
  2. #9e712f
  3. #946f3b
  4. #896c46
  5. #7e6950
  6. #72675a
  7. #646464

Tints and Shades

#a87420 to white

  1. #a87420
  2. #ba8a46
  3. #caa06a
  4. #d9b78e
  5. #e7ceb3
  6. #f4e6d8
  7. #ffffff

#a87420 to black

  1. #a87420
  2. #8a601d
  3. #6e4d1a
  4. #523a17
  5. #382813
  6. #20180b
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 0.781 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
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      ΔE = 0.896 / LRV ≈ 21.3%
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      ΔE = 2.528 / LRV ≈ 21.5%
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      ΔE = 1.066 / LRV ≈ 20.5%
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      ΔE = 2.852 / LRV ≈ 23.3%
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      ΔE = 1.596 / LRV ≈ 20.1%
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      #a87a25
      ΔE = 2.318 / LRV ≈ 22.4%
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      ΔE = 1.956 / LRV ≈ 21.8%
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      ΔE = 2.327 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
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      #a67610
      ΔE = 2.374 / LRV ≈ 21.1%
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      ΔE = 2.378 / LRV ≈ 20.7%
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      ΔE = 2.600 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
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    1. S 3060-Y
      #ab7a1b
      ΔE = 2.620 / LRV ≈ 22.7%
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      #b0742a
      ΔE = 2.813 / LRV ≈ 21.9%
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      #b0752d
      ΔE = 2.948 / LRV ≈ 22.1%
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      ΔE = 2.955 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
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      ΔE = 2.960 / LRV ≈ 21.6%
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      ΔE = 2.969 / LRV ≈ 22.6%

#a87420 HTML / CSS Code Examples

#a87420 foreground

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="color: #a87420">…</p>

#a87420 background

Don't be an art critic, but paint, there lies salvation.

Paul Cezanne
<p style="background-color: #a87420">…</p>

#a87420 shadow

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #a87420">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11039776
Binary
10101000, 01110100, 00100000
Hexadecimal
#a87420
LRV
≈ 20.9%
Closest short hex
#a72 ΔE = 1.095
RGB
rgb(168, 116, 32)
RGBA
rgba(168, 116, 32, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.532, g: 0.367, b: 0.101
RYB
red: 0.456%, yellow: 0.659%, blue: 0.125%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5737440 / 0xffa87420
HSL
hsl(37, 68%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(37, 68%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 37° (37.059), saturation: 81% (0.810), value: 66% (0.659)
HSP
hue: 37.059, saturation: 80.952%, perceived brightness: 50.304%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 48.995, S: 92.031, L: 52.864
Cubehelix
H: 34.564, S: 0.797, L: 0.480
TSL
T: 2.453, S: 0.270, L: 0.478
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 31% (0.310), yellow: 81% (0.810), key: 34% (0.341)
CMY
cyan: 34% (0.341), magenta: 55% (0.545), yellow: 87% (0.875)
XYZ
X: 22.656, Y: 20.922, Z: 4.211
xyY
x: 0.474, y: 0.438, Y: 20.922
CIELab
L: 52.864, a: 13.191, b: 51.094
CIELuv
L: 52.864, u: 42.431, v: 48.803
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 52.864, C: 52.769, H: 75.524
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 52.864, C: 64.669, H: 48.995
Hunter-Lab
L: 45.740, a: 8.369, b: 26.559
CIECAM02
J: 43.543, C: 45.370, h: 73.841, Q: 130.008, M: 39.676, s: 55.243, H: 74.411
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.813, jaune: 6.969, green: -1.925
LMS
L: 24.907, M: 19.600, S: 4.494
YCbCr
Y: 120.776, Cb: 83.428, Cr: 156.792
YCgCo
Y: 108.000, Cg: 8.000, Co: 76.000
YDbDr
Y: 121.972, Db: -135.372, Dr: -87.544
YPbPr
Y: 121.028, Pb: -47.980, Pr: 29.864
xvYCC
Y: 119.942, Cb: 85.853, Cr: 154.233
YIQ
Y: 121.972, I: 57.963, Q: -15.140
YUV
Y: 121.972, U: -44.274, V: 40.381
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 5/8 ΔE = 4.583
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 12.600

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