#838b8f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #838b8f is composed of 51.4% red, 54.5% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.4% cyan, 2.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.9% black. It has a hue angle of 200 degrees, a saturation of 5.1% and a lightness of 53.7%. #838b8f color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #07171f. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 51
    • G 55
    • B 56
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    • C 8
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 44
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#838b8f color description : Dark grayish blue.

#838b8f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #838b8f has RGB values of R:131, G:139, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 8620943.

Hex triplet 838b8f #838b8f
RGB Decimal 131, 139, 143 rgb(131,139,143)
RGB Percent 51.4, 54.5, 56.1 rgb(51.4%,54.5%,56.1%)
CMYK 8, 3, 0, 44
HSL 200°, 5.1, 53.7 hsl(200,5.1%,53.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 200°, 8.4, 56.1
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 57.341, -2.085, -3.144
XYZ 23.55, 25.273, 29.623
xyY 0.3, 0.322, 25.273
CIE-LCH 57.341, 3.772, 236.456
CIE-LUV 57.341, -4.616, -4.148
Hunter-Lab 50.273, -4.361, 0.255
Binary 10000011, 10001011, 10001111

Color Schemes with #838b8f

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Alternatives to #838b8f

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#838b8f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #838b8f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#838b8f;}
.background {background-color:#838b8f;}
.border {border:1px solid #838b8f;}

Shades and Tints of #838b8f

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, #090a0a is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #838b8f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #838b8f is the less saturated color, while #16affc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #838b8f 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
  • #88898a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #908f93 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #998b96 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8a909a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8b8d92 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #918b93 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #878e96 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population