#8497db Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8497db is composed of 51.8% red, 59.2% green and 85.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 39.7% cyan, 31.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.1% black. It has a hue angle of 226.9 degrees, a saturation of 54.7% and a lightness of 68.8%. #8497db color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #092fb7. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 52
    • G 59
    • B 86
    RGB color chart
    • C 40
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 14
    CMYK color chart

#8497db color description : Very soft blue.

#8497db Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8497db has RGB values of R:132, G:151, B:219 and CMYK values of C:0.4, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.14. Its decimal value is 8689627.

Hex triplet 8497db #8497db
RGB Decimal 132, 151, 219 rgb(132,151,219)
RGB Percent 51.8, 59.2, 85.9 rgb(51.8%,59.2%,85.9%)
CMYK 40, 31, 0, 14
HSL 226.9°, 54.7, 68.8 hsl(226.9,54.7%,68.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 226.9°, 39.7, 85.9
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 63.468, 10.179, -36.793
XYZ 33.366, 32.152, 71.462
xyY 0.244, 0.235, 32.152
CIE-LCH 63.468, 38.175, 285.465
CIE-LUV 63.468, -12.394, -59.372
Hunter-Lab 56.703, 5.805, -35.03
Binary 10000100, 10010111, 11011011

Color Schemes with #8497db

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Alternatives to #8497db

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#8497db Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8497db

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

Shades and Tints of #8497db

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, #04060e is the darkest color, while #fdfeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8497db

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #afafb0 is the less saturated color, while #6586fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8497db 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.

  • #999999 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9599a6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #889cdd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #859ddc Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7ca5b1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #879adc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #849bdb Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7fa0c0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population