#836c9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #836c9e is composed of 51.4% red, 42.4% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 17.1% cyan, 31.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 267.6 degrees, a saturation of 20.5% and a lightness of 52.2%. #836c9e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffd8ff with #07003d. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 51
    • G 42
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 17
    • M 32
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#836c9e color description : Mostly desaturated dark violet.

#836c9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #836c9e has RGB values of R:131, G:108, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.17, M:0.32, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 8613022.

Hex triplet 836c9e #836c9e
RGB Decimal 131, 108, 158 rgb(131,108,158)
RGB Percent 51.4, 42.4, 62 rgb(51.4%,42.4%,62%)
CMYK 17, 32, 0, 38
HSL 267.6°, 20.5, 52.2 hsl(267.6,20.5%,52.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 267.6°, 31.6, 62
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 49.519, 19.347, -23.677
XYZ 20.893, 18.019, 34.723
xyY 0.284, 0.245, 18.019
CIE-LCH 49.519, 30.576, 309.252
CIE-LUV 49.519, 8.722, -37.426
Hunter-Lab 42.449, 13.571, -18.785
Binary 10000011, 01101100, 10011110

Color Schemes with #836c9e

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Alternatives to #836c9e

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#836c9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #836c9e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#836c9e;}
.background {background-color:#836c9e;}
.border {border:1px solid #836c9e;}

Shades and Tints of #836c9e

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, #050407 is the darkest color, while #fbfafc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #836c9e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #857f8b is the less saturated color, while #7b0efc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #836c9e 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.

  • #797979 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7b7680 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e7ba8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #737ba0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #837a82 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7575a4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #79759f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #83758c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population