#8500c8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8500c8 is composed of 52.2% red, 0% green and 78.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 33.5% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 279.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.2%. #8500c8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ff with #0b0091. Closest websafe color is: #9900cc.

    • R 52
    • G 0
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 34
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#8500c8 color description : Strong violet.

#8500c8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8500c8 has RGB values of R:133, G:0, B:200 and CMYK values of C:0.34, M:1, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 8716488.

Hex triplet 8500c8 #8500c8
RGB Decimal 133, 0, 200 rgb(133,0,200)
RGB Percent 52.2, 0, 78.4 rgb(52.2%,0%,78.4%)
CMYK 34, 100, 0, 22
HSL 279.9°, 100, 39.2 hsl(279.9,100%,39.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 279.9°, 100, 78.4
Web Safe 9900cc #9900cc
CIE-LAB 36.285, 72.507, -69.471
XYZ 20.097, 9.157, 55.349
xyY 0.238, 0.108, 9.157
CIE-LCH 36.285, 100.416, 316.225
CIE-LUV 36.285, 23.892, -100.747
Hunter-Lab 30.261, 65.588, -87.263
Binary 10000101, 00000000, 11001000

Color Schemes with #8500c8

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Alternatives to #8500c8

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#8500c8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8500c8

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#8500c8 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8500c8;}
.background {background-color:#8500c8;}
.border {border:1px solid #8500c8;}

Shades and Tints of #8500c8

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, #030004 is the darkest color, while #faefff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8500c8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #675c6c is the less saturated color, while #8500c8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8500c8 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.

  • #3f3f3f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4d325a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005bb1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #00609c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #73565c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #303ab9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #303dac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #793783 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population