#8538a1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8538a1 is composed of 52.2% red, 22% green and 63.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 17.4% cyan, 65.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.9% black. It has a hue angle of 284 degrees, a saturation of 48.4% and a lightness of 42.5%. #8538a1 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff70ff with #0b0043. Closest websafe color is: #993399.

    • R 52
    • G 22
    • B 63
    RGB color chart
    • C 17
    • M 65
    • Y 0
    • K 37
    CMYK color chart

#8538a1 color description : Dark moderate violet.

#8538a1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8538a1 has RGB values of R:133, G:56, B:161 and CMYK values of C:0.17, M:0.65, Y:0, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 8730785.

Hex triplet 8538a1 #8538a1
RGB Decimal 133, 56, 161 rgb(133,56,161)
RGB Percent 52.2, 22, 63.1 rgb(52.2%,22%,63.1%)
CMYK 17, 65, 0, 37
HSL 284°, 48.4, 42.5 hsl(284,48.4%,42.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 284°, 65.2, 63.1
Web Safe 993399 #993399
CIE-LAB 38.531, 49.504, -42.721
XYZ 17.519, 10.389, 34.799
xyY 0.279, 0.166, 10.389
CIE-LCH 38.531, 65.389, 319.206
CIE-LUV 38.531, 27.282, -65.971
Hunter-Lab 32.232, 40.617, -41.45
Binary 10000101, 00111000, 10100001

Color Schemes with #8538a1

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Alternatives to #8538a1

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#8538a1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8538a1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8538a1;}
.background {background-color:#8538a1;}
.border {border:1px solid #8538a1;}

Shades and Tints of #8538a1

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, #010001 is the darkest color, while #f8f1fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8538a1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6e6a6f is the less saturated color, while #9c06d3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8538a1 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.

  • #5b5b5b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #635469 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0060bc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3c639b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7f585f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3051b2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #56539d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #814c77 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population