#856fb2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #856fb2 is composed of 52.2% red, 43.5% green and 69.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 25.3% cyan, 37.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.2% black. It has a hue angle of 259.7 degrees, a saturation of 30.3% and a lightness of 56.7%. #856fb2 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffdeff with #0b0065. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 52
    • G 44
    • B 70
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    • C 25
    • M 38
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#856fb2 color description : Mostly desaturated dark violet.

#856fb2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #856fb2 has RGB values of R:133, G:111, B:178 and CMYK values of C:0.25, M:0.38, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 8744882.

Hex triplet 856fb2 #856fb2
RGB Decimal 133, 111, 178 rgb(133,111,178)
RGB Percent 52.2, 43.5, 69.8 rgb(52.2%,43.5%,69.8%)
CMYK 25, 38, 0, 30
HSL 259.7°, 30.3, 56.7 hsl(259.7,30.3%,56.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 259.7°, 37.6, 69.8
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 51.347, 23.047, -32.485
XYZ 23.392, 19.57, 44.662
xyY 0.267, 0.223, 19.57
CIE-LCH 51.347, 39.831, 305.354
CIE-LUV 51.347, 6.449, -51.895
Hunter-Lab 44.238, 16.97, -28.892
Binary 10000101, 01101111, 10110010

Color Schemes with #856fb2

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Alternatives to #856fb2

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#856fb2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #856fb2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#856fb2;}
.background {background-color:#856fb2;}
.border {border:1px solid #856fb2;}

Shades and Tints of #856fb2

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, #060509 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #856fb2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e8999 is the less saturated color, while #6b23ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #856fb2 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.

  • #7d7d7d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7f7a88 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a7fbc Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6d80b2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #818089 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7379b8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7579b2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #827a98 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population