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#8e4400 Color Hex

Hex color #8e4400, RGB(142, 68, 0) - code, conversions, schemes and color harmonies, as well as examples of use in HTML and CSS.

The hex color code #8e4400 is a shade of red-yellow. In a RGB color space it is composed of 55.69% red, 26.67% green and 0% blue. In HSL notation it has 28.7° hue, 100% saturation and 27.8% lightness. The process color (CMYK) is combination of 0% cyan, 52.11% magenta, 100% yellow and 44.31% key (black). The closest short hexadecimal code of #8e4400 is #840.

Color information

  • #8e4400 is a shade of red-yellow.
  • Red is dominant among the three primary colors (RGB).
  • CMYK color proportions:
    • Cyan: 0%
    • Magenta: 52.11%
    • Yellow: 100%
    • Key color - black: 44.31%
  • In the HSL model coordinates are:
    • Hue: 28.7° degrees
    • Saturation: 100%
    • Lightness: 27.8%
  • The values in the RGB color space are:
    • Red: 142 (55.69%)
    • Green: 68 (26.67%)
    • Blue: 0 (0%)


C: 0%, M: 52.11%, Y: 100%, K: 44.31%
R: 142, G: 68, B: 0
H: 28.7°, S: 100%, L: 27.8%

Color harmonies

#8e4400 color HTML and CSS codes

Example CSS code:

.setFontColor { color: #8e4400; }
.setBackgroundColor { background-color: #8e4400; }

#8e4400 text/font color

How to set font color?

<p style="color:#8e4400">Font color is #8e4400.</p>

Font color is #8e4400.

Red was ruby, green was fluorescent, yellow was simply incandescent. Color was life. Color was everything. Color, you see, was the universal sign of magic.
- Tahereh Mafi, Furthermore

#8e4400 background color

How to set background color?

<div style="background-color:#8e4400">Background color is #8e4400.</div>

Background color is #8e4400.

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