#838b8b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #838b8b is composed of 51.4% red, 54.5% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 3.3% and a lightness of 52.9%. #838b8b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #071717. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 51
    • G 55
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 6
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#838b8b color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#838b8b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #838b8b has RGB values of R:131, G:139, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 8620939.

Hex triplet 838b8b #838b8b
RGB Decimal 131, 139, 139 rgb(131,139,139)
RGB Percent 51.4, 54.5, 54.5 rgb(51.4%,54.5%,54.5%)
CMYK 6, 0, 0, 45
HSL 180°, 3.3, 52.9 hsl(180,3.3%,52.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 5.8, 54.5
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 57.226, -2.916, -1.015
XYZ 23.252, 25.154, 28.055
xyY 0.304, 0.329, 25.154
CIE-LCH 57.226, 3.088, 199.196
CIE-LUV 57.226, -4.438, -0.964
Hunter-Lab 50.154, -5.016, 1.943
Binary 10000011, 10001011, 10001011

Color Schemes with #838b8b

Complementary Color
Analogous Color
Split Complementary Color
Triadic Color
Tetradic Color
Monochromatic Color

Alternatives to #838b8b

Below, you can see some colors close to #838b8b. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

Similar Colors

#838b8b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #838b8b

This text has a font color of #838b8b.

<span style="color:#838b8b;">Text here</span>
#838b8b background color

This paragraph has a background color of #838b8b.

<p style="background-color:#838b8b;">Content here</p>
#838b8b border color

This element has a border color of #838b8b.

<div style="border:1px solid #838b8b;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#838b8b;}
.background {background-color:#838b8b;}
.border {border:1px solid #838b8b;}

Shades and Tints of #838b8b

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, #070808 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

Shade Color Variation
Tint Color Variation

Tones of #838b8b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b8b is the less saturated color, while #14fafa is the most saturated one.

Tone Color Variation

Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #838b8b 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.

  • #898989 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #888989 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #918e8f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9b8b92 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8b8f99 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c8d8e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #928b90 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #888d94 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population