#8956ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8956ff is composed of 53.7% red, 33.7% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.3% cyan, 66.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 258.1 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 66.9%. #8956ff color hex could be obtained by blending #ffacff with #1300ff. Closest websafe color is: #9966ff.

    • R 54
    • G 34
    • B 100
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    • C 46
    • M 66
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#8956ff color description : Light violet.

#8956ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8956ff has RGB values of R:137, G:86, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.46, M:0.66, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 9000703.

Hex triplet 8956ff #8956ff
RGB Decimal 137, 86, 255 rgb(137,86,255)
RGB Percent 53.7, 33.7, 100 rgb(53.7%,33.7%,100%)
CMYK 46, 66, 0, 0
HSL 258.1°, 100, 66.9 hsl(258.1,100%,66.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 258.1°, 66.3, 100
Web Safe 9966ff #9966ff
CIE-LAB 50.913, 58.295, -76.835
XYZ 31.691, 19.194, 96.637
xyY 0.215, 0.13, 19.194
CIE-LCH 50.913, 96.447, 307.188
CIE-LUV 50.913, 6.711, -122.395
Hunter-Lab 43.81, 52.453, -100.115
Binary 10001001, 01010110, 11111111

Color Schemes with #8956ff

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Alternatives to #8956ff

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#8956ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8956ff

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8956ff;}
.background {background-color:#8956ff;}
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Shades and Tints of #8956ff

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, #020008 is the darkest color, while #f7f3ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8956ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a4b1 is the less saturated color, while #8956ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8956ff 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
  • #7c7294 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #007cf2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0083d5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #68848e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #316ef7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3172e4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7473b7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population