#8400ec Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8400ec is composed of 51.8% red, 0% green and 92.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 44.1% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.5% black. It has a hue angle of 273.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 46.3%. #8400ec color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ff with #0900d9. Closest websafe color is: #9900ff.

    • R 52
    • G 0
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 44
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#8400ec color description : Pure (or mostly pure) violet.

#8400ec Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8400ec has RGB values of R:132, G:0, B:236 and CMYK values of C:0.44, M:1, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 8650988.

Hex triplet 8400ec #8400ec
RGB Decimal 132, 0, 236 rgb(132,0,236)
RGB Percent 51.8, 0, 92.5 rgb(51.8%,0%,92.5%)
CMYK 44, 100, 0, 7
HSL 273.6°, 100, 46.3 hsl(273.6,100%,46.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 273.6°, 100, 92.5
Web Safe 9900ff #9900ff
CIE-LAB 39.516, 79.58, -84.881
XYZ 24.654, 10.962, 80.169
xyY 0.213, 0.095, 10.962
CIE-LCH 39.516, 116.351, 313.154
CIE-LUV 39.516, 16.293, -122.614
Hunter-Lab 33.109, 74.976, -120.389
Binary 10000100, 00000000, 11101100

Color Schemes with #8400ec

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Alternatives to #8400ec

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#8400ec Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8400ec

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

Shades and Tints of #8400ec

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, #000001 is the darkest color, while #f7ecff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8400ec

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #776d7f is the less saturated color, while #8400ec is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8400ec 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.

  • #424242 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4f3564 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0062bf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0068a6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #64656c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #303ecf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3042c0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #6f409a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population