#856e91 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #856e91 is composed of 52.2% red, 43.1% green and 56.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.3% cyan, 24.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.1% black. It has a hue angle of 279.4 degrees, a saturation of 13.7% and a lightness of 50%. #856e91 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffdcff with #0b0023. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 52
    • G 43
    • B 57
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 43
    CMYK color chart

#856e91 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#856e91 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #856e91 has RGB values of R:133, G:110, B:145 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.43. Its decimal value is 8744593.

Hex triplet 856e91 #856e91
RGB Decimal 133, 110, 145 rgb(133,110,145)
RGB Percent 52.2, 43.1, 56.9 rgb(52.2%,43.1%,56.9%)
CMYK 8, 24, 0, 43
HSL 279.4°, 13.7, 50 hsl(279.4,13.7%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 279.4°, 24.1, 56.9
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 49.717, 15.899, -15.704
XYZ 20.359, 18.183, 29.224
xyY 0.3, 0.268, 18.183
CIE-LCH 49.717, 22.347, 315.354
CIE-LUV 49.717, 10.359, -24.924
Hunter-Lab 42.642, 10.601, -10.784
Binary 10000101, 01101110, 10010001

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Alternatives to #856e91

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#856e91 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #856e91

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CSS codes
.text {color:#856e91;}
.background {background-color:#856e91;}
.border {border:1px solid #856e91;}

Shades and Tints of #856e91

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, #0a080b is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #856e91

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #827887 is the less saturated color, while #a702fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #856e91 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.

  • #797979 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7b777e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #757c9a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7c7a95 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #877982 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7a7697 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7f7693 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #867587 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population