#838bab Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #838bab is composed of 51.4% red, 54.5% green and 67.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 23.4% cyan, 18.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.9% black. It has a hue angle of 228 degrees, a saturation of 19.2% and a lightness of 59.2%. #838bab color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #071757. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 51
    • G 55
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 23
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#838bab color description : Dark grayish blue.

#838bab Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #838bab has RGB values of R:131, G:139, B:171 and CMYK values of C:0.23, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 8620971.

Hex triplet 838bab #838bab
RGB Decimal 131, 139, 171 rgb(131,139,171)
RGB Percent 51.4, 54.5, 67.1 rgb(51.4%,54.5%,67.1%)
CMYK 23, 19, 0, 33
HSL 228°, 19.2, 59.2 hsl(228,19.2%,59.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 228°, 23.4, 67.1
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 58.255, 4.268, -17.818
XYZ 25.942, 26.23, 42.222
xyY 0.275, 0.278, 26.23
CIE-LCH 58.255, 18.322, 283.47
CIE-LUV 58.255, -5.916, -27.277
Hunter-Lab 51.216, 0.787, -13.028
Binary 10000011, 10001011, 10101011

Color Schemes with #838bab

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Alternatives to #838bab

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#838bab Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #838bab

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#838bab background color

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#838bab border color

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

Shades and Tints of #838bab

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, #030305 is the darkest color, while #f8f8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #838bab

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #93959b is the less saturated color, while #335bfb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #838bab 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.

  • #8c8c8c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8a8c92 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a90af Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8f8fb0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #85949e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #878ead Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8a8dae Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8490a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population