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Natural Color System / NCS S 3060-Y / #ab7a1b Hex Color Code

#ab7a1b Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #ab7a1b is a medium dark shade of brown. In the RGB color model #ab7a1b is comprised of 67.06% red, 47.84% green and 10.59% blue. In the HSL color space #ab7a1b has a hue of 40° (degrees), 73% saturation and 39% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 580.92 nm.

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#ab7a1b linear gradient to complementary #007dc6

  1. #ab7a1b
  2. #a27a3f
  3. #977a5b
  4. #897a76
  5. #757b91
  6. #577cab
  7. #007dc6

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #8f6200
  2. #986a03
  3. #a27210
  4. #ab7a1b
  5. #b48224
  6. #be8a2d
  7. #c79336

Tones

  1. #ab7a1b
  2. #a1762c
  3. #967239
  4. #8a6e45
  5. #7e6a4f
  6. #716759
  7. #636363

Tints and Shades

#ab7a1b to white

  1. #ab7a1b
  2. #bc8f44
  3. #cca468
  4. #dbba8d
  5. #e8d1b2
  6. #f4e8d8
  7. #ffffff

#ab7a1b to black

  1. #ab7a1b
  2. #8d651a
  3. #705018
  4. #543d15
  5. #392a12
  6. #21180b
  7. #000000

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#ab7a1b HTML / CSS Code Examples

#ab7a1b foreground

The holy grail is to spend less time making the picture than it takes people to look at it.

Banksy
<p style="color: #ab7a1b">…</p>

#ab7a1b background

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

Michelangelo
<p style="background-color: #ab7a1b">…</p>

#ab7a1b shadow

I would rather die of passion than of boredom.

Vincent van Gogh
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #ab7a1b">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
11237915
Binary
10101011, 01111010, 00011011
Hexadecimal
#ab7a1b
LRV
≈ 22.7%
Closest short hex
#a71 ΔE = 1.147
RGB
rgb(171, 122, 27)
RGBA
rgba(171, 122, 27, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.534, g: 0.381, b: 0.084
RYB
red: 0.397%, yellow: 0.671%, blue: 0.106%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-5539301 / 0xffab7a1b
HSL
hsl(40, 73%, 39%)
HSLA
hsla(40, 73%, 39%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 40° (39.583), saturation: 84% (0.842), value: 67% (0.671)
HSP
hue: 39.583, saturation: 84.211%, perceived brightness: 51.971%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 52.348, S: 94.383, L: 54.718
Cubehelix
H: 37.431, S: 0.855, L: 0.495
TSL
T: 2.350, S: 0.277, L: 0.493
CMYK
cyan: 0% (0.000), magenta: 29% (0.287), yellow: 84% (0.842), key: 33% (0.329)
CMY
cyan: 33% (0.329), magenta: 52% (0.522), yellow: 89% (0.894)
XYZ
X: 23.954, Y: 22.658, Z: 4.149
xyY
x: 0.472, y: 0.446, Y: 22.658
CIELab
L: 54.718, a: 11.005, b: 54.629
CIELuv
L: 54.718, u: 40.406, v: 52.370
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 54.718, C: 55.727, H: 78.610
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 54.718, C: 66.146, H: 52.348
Hunter-Lab
L: 47.601, a: 6.524, b: 28.153
CIECAM02
J: 45.376, C: 47.633, h: 77.774, Q: 132.715, M: 41.654, s: 56.023, H: 80.487
OSA-UCS
lightness: -9.802, jaune: 7.399, green: -1.526
LMS
L: 26.613, M: 21.634, S: 4.460
YCbCr
Y: 124.081, Cb: 79.043, Cr: 156.256
YCgCo
Y: 110.500, Cg: 11.500, Co: 78.750
YDbDr
Y: 125.821, Db: -148.685, Dr: -85.932
YPbPr
Y: 125.597, Pb: -53.135, Pr: 28.870
xvYCC
Y: 123.866, Cb: 81.325, Cr: 153.360
YIQ
Y: 125.821, I: 59.710, Q: -19.196
YUV
Y: 125.821, U: -48.628, V: 39.636
Munsell Color System
2.5Y 5/8 ΔE = 4.355
Brand Color
Amazon ΔE = 12.334

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