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#cd853f Color Hex (peru)

Hex color #cd853f, RGB(205, 133, 63) - also known as peru - code, conversions, schemes and color harmonies, as well as examples of use in HTML and CSS.

The hex color code #cd853f is a shade of red-yellow. In a RGB color space it is composed of 80.39% red, 52.16% green and 24.71% blue. In HSL notation it has 29.6° hue, 58.7% saturation and 52.5% lightness. The process color (CMYK) is combination of 0% cyan, 35.12% magenta, 69.27% yellow and 19.61% key (black). The closest short hexadecimal code of #cd853f is #c83.

Color information

  • #cd853f is a shade of red-yellow.
  • Red is dominant among the three primary colors (RGB).
  • CMYK color proportions:
    • Cyan: 0%
    • Magenta: 35.12%
    • Yellow: 69.27%
    • Key color - black: 19.61%
  • In the HSL model coordinates are:
    • Hue: 29.6° degrees
    • Saturation: 58.7%
    • Lightness: 52.5%
  • The values in the RGB color space are:
    • Red: 205 (80.39%)
    • Green: 133 (52.16%)
    • Blue: 63 (24.71%)


C: 0%, M: 35.12%, Y: 69.27%, K: 19.61%
R: 205, G: 133, B: 63
H: 29.6°, S: 58.7%, L: 52.5%

Color harmonies

#cd853f color HTML and CSS codes

Example CSS code:

.setFontColor { color: #cd853f; }
.setBackgroundColor { background-color: #cd853f; }

#cd853f text/font color

How to set font color?

<p style="color:#cd853f">Font color is #cd853f.</p>

Font color is #cd853f.

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.
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#cd853f background color

How to set background color?

<div style="background-color:#cd853f">Background color is #cd853f.</div>

Background color is #cd853f.

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