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Burnt Umber


burnt umber

HEX: #8A3324
HSV: (9°, 74%, 54%)
RGB: rgb(138, 51, 36)
Burnt umber is made by heating raw umber, which dehydrates the iron oxides and changes them partially to the more reddish hematite. It is used for both oil and water color paint. At a hue of 9, it is classified as a red-brown.

The first recorded use of burnt umber as a color name in English was in 1650.