#8496ed Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8496ed is composed of 51.8% red, 58.8% green and 92.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 44.3% cyan, 36.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 7.1% black. It has a hue angle of 229.7 degrees, a saturation of 74.5% and a lightness of 72.4%. #8496ed color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #092ddb. Closest websafe color is: #9999ff.

    • R 52
    • G 59
    • B 93
    RGB color chart
    • C 44
    • M 37
    • Y 0
    • K 7
    CMYK color chart

#8496ed color description : Very soft blue.

#8496ed Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8496ed has RGB values of R:132, G:150, B:237 and CMYK values of C:0.44, M:0.37, Y:0, K:0.07. Its decimal value is 8689389.

Hex triplet 8496ed #8496ed
RGB Decimal 132, 150, 237 rgb(132,150,237)
RGB Percent 51.8, 58.8, 92.9 rgb(51.8%,58.8%,92.9%)
CMYK 44, 37, 0, 7
HSL 229.7°, 74.5, 72.4 hsl(229.7,74.5%,72.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 229.7°, 44.3, 92.9
Web Safe 9999ff #9999ff
CIE-LAB 64.024, 15.841, -45.872
XYZ 35.705, 32.831, 84.572
xyY 0.233, 0.214, 32.831
CIE-LCH 64.024, 48.53, 289.051
CIE-LUV 64.024, -12.635, -75.265
Hunter-Lab 57.299, 10.957, -47.402
Binary 10000100, 10010110, 11101101

Color Schemes with #8496ed

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Alternatives to #8496ed

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#8496ed Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8496ed

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8496ed;}
.background {background-color:#8496ed;}
.border {border:1px solid #8496ed;}

Shades and Tints of #8496ed

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, #02040e is the darkest color, while #fcfcff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8496ed

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b5b6bc is the less saturated color, while #748bfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8496ed 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.

  • #9b9b9b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #969aab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7f9def Protanopia 1% of men
  • #77a0ec Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #76a8b4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #819aee Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7c9cec Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7ba1c8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population