#8400c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8400c9 is composed of 51.8% red, 0% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.3% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 279.4 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.4%. #8400c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ff with #090093. Closest websafe color is: #9900cc.

    • R 52
    • G 0
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 34
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#8400c9 color description : Strong violet.

#8400c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8400c9 has RGB values of R:132, G:0, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.34, M:1, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 8650953.

Hex triplet 8400c9 #8400c9
RGB Decimal 132, 0, 201 rgb(132,0,201)
RGB Percent 51.8, 0, 78.8 rgb(51.8%,0%,78.8%)
CMYK 34, 100, 0, 21
HSL 279.4°, 100, 39.4 hsl(279.4,100%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 279.4°, 100, 78.8
Web Safe 9900cc #9900cc
CIE-LAB 36.22, 72.59, -70.167
XYZ 20.057, 9.123, 55.959
xyY 0.236, 0.107, 9.123
CIE-LCH 36.22, 100.959, 315.972
CIE-LUV 36.22, 23.157, -101.484
Hunter-Lab 30.204, 65.673, -88.703
Binary 10000100, 00000000, 11001001

Color Schemes with #8400c9

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Alternatives to #8400c9

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#8400c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8400c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8400c9;}
.background {background-color:#8400c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #8400c9;}

Shades and Tints of #8400c9

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, #030005 is the darkest color, while #faf0ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8400c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #675d6c is the less saturated color, while #8400c9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8400c9 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.

  • #3e3e3e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4c325a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005bb1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00609b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #71575d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #303aba Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #303dac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #783784 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population