#856a8f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #856a8f is composed of 52.2% red, 41.6% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7% cyan, 25.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.9% black. It has a hue angle of 283.8 degrees, a saturation of 14.9% and a lightness of 48.8%. #856a8f color hex could be obtained by blending #ffd4ff with #0b001f. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 52
    • G 42
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 26
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#856a8f color description : Mostly desaturated dark violet.

#856a8f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #856a8f has RGB values of R:133, G:106, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 8743567.

Hex triplet 856a8f #856a8f
RGB Decimal 133, 106, 143 rgb(133,106,143)
RGB Percent 52.2, 41.6, 56.1 rgb(52.2%,41.6%,56.1%)
CMYK 7, 26, 0, 44
HSL 283.8°, 14.9, 48.8 hsl(283.8,14.9%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 283.8°, 25.9, 56.1
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 48.609, 17.836, -16.208
XYZ 19.784, 17.278, 28.278
xyY 0.303, 0.264, 17.278
CIE-LCH 48.609, 24.101, 317.737
CIE-LUV 48.609, 12.445, -25.834
Hunter-Lab 41.567, 12.216, -11.238
Binary 10000101, 01101010, 10001111

Color Schemes with #856a8f

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Alternatives to #856a8f

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#856a8f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #856a8f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#856a8f;}
.background {background-color:#856a8f;}
.border {border:1px solid #856a8f;}

Shades and Tints of #856a8f

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, #070608 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #856a8f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #817485 is the less saturated color, while #b501f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #856a8f 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.

  • #767676 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #79747b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #717999 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #797892 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #87767e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #787395 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7d7391 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #867184 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population