#838e98 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #838e98 is composed of 51.4% red, 55.7% green and 59.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 13.8% cyan, 6.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.4% black. It has a hue angle of 208.6 degrees, a saturation of 9.3% and a lightness of 55.5%. #838e98 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #071d31. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 51
    • G 56
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 14
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#838e98 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#838e98 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #838e98 has RGB values of R:131, G:142, B:152 and CMYK values of C:0.14, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 8621720.

Hex triplet 838e98 #838e98
RGB Decimal 131, 142, 152 rgb(131,142,152)
RGB Percent 51.4, 55.7, 59.6 rgb(51.4%,55.7%,59.6%)
CMYK 14, 7, 0, 40
HSL 208.6°, 9.3, 55.5 hsl(208.6,9.3%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 208.6°, 13.8, 59.6
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 58.45, -1.837, -6.663
XYZ 24.699, 26.438, 33.506
xyY 0.292, 0.312, 26.438
CIE-LCH 58.45, 6.912, 254.586
CIE-LUV 58.45, -6.455, -9.363
Hunter-Lab 51.418, -4.236, -2.643
Binary 10000011, 10001110, 10011000

Color Schemes with #838e98

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Alternatives to #838e98

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#838e98 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #838e98

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CSS codes
.text {color:#838e98;}
.background {background-color:#838e98;}
.border {border:1px solid #838e98;}

Shades and Tints of #838e98

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, #040405 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #838e98

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8c8e8f is the less saturated color, while #2393f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #838e98 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
  • #8a8c8e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #92919c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9a8e9f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #89939e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c909a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #918e9c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #87919c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population