#8497c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8497c9 is composed of 51.8% red, 59.2% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.3% cyan, 24.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 223.5 degrees, a saturation of 39% and a lightness of 65.3%. #8497c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #092f93. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 52
    • G 59
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 34
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#8497c9 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#8497c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8497c9 has RGB values of R:132, G:151, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.34, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 8689609.

Hex triplet 8497c9 #8497c9
RGB Decimal 132, 151, 201 rgb(132,151,201)
RGB Percent 51.8, 59.2, 78.8 rgb(51.8%,59.2%,78.8%)
CMYK 34, 25, 0, 21
HSL 223.5°, 39, 65.3 hsl(223.5,39%,65.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 223.5°, 34.3, 78.8
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 62.722, 5.307, -27.919
XYZ 31.123, 31.255, 59.648
xyY 0.255, 0.256, 31.255
CIE-LCH 62.722, 28.419, 280.763
CIE-LUV 62.722, -11.795, -44.025
Hunter-Lab 55.906, 1.535, -24.124
Binary 10000100, 10010111, 11001001

Color Schemes with #8497c9

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Alternatives to #8497c9

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#8497c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8497c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8497c9;}
.background {background-color:#8497c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #8497c9;}

Shades and Tints of #8497c9

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, #06080d is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8497c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a6a6a7 is the less saturated color, while #5482f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8497c9 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.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9397a1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8e9bcb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8f9acc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #81a2ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a99ca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8b99cb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #829eb7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population