#836c99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #836c99 is composed of 51.4% red, 42.4% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.4% cyan, 29.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 270.7 degrees, a saturation of 18.1% and a lightness of 51.2%. #836c99 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffd8ff with #070033. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 51
    • G 42
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 14
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#836c99 color description : Mostly desaturated dark violet.

#836c99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #836c99 has RGB values of R:131, G:108, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.14, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 8613017.

Hex triplet 836c99 #836c99
RGB Decimal 131, 108, 153 rgb(131,108,153)
RGB Percent 51.4, 42.4, 60 rgb(51.4%,42.4%,60%)
CMYK 14, 29, 0, 40
HSL 270.7°, 18.1, 51.2 hsl(270.7,18.1%,51.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 270.7°, 29.4, 60
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 49.314, 18.187, -21.053
XYZ 20.471, 17.851, 32.502
xyY 0.289, 0.252, 17.851
CIE-LCH 49.314, 27.821, 310.822
CIE-LUV 49.314, 9.261, -33.239
Hunter-Lab 42.25, 12.552, -16.036
Binary 10000011, 01101100, 10011001

Color Schemes with #836c99

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Alternatives to #836c99

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#836c99 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #836c99

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CSS codes
.text {color:#836c99;}
.background {background-color:#836c99;}
.border {border:1px solid #836c99;}

Shades and Tints of #836c99

A shade is achieved by adding black to any pure hue, while a tint is created by mixing white to any pure color. In this example, #030204 is the darkest color, while #f8f7f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #836c99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #837f86 is the less saturated color, while #850cf9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #836c99 is perceived by people affected by a color vision deficiency. This can be useful if you need to ensure your color combinations are accessible to color-blind users.

  • #787878 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7a767f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #707aa3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #767a9c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #837981 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #76759f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7a759a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #83748a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population