#8957e3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8957e3 is composed of 53.7% red, 34.1% green and 89% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 39.6% cyan, 61.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 11% black. It has a hue angle of 261.4 degrees, a saturation of 71.4% and a lightness of 61.6%. #8957e3 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffaeff with #1300c7. Closest websafe color is: #9966cc.

    • R 54
    • G 34
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 40
    • M 62
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#8957e3 color description : Soft violet.

#8957e3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8957e3 has RGB values of R:137, G:87, B:227 and CMYK values of C:0.4, M:0.62, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 9000931.

Hex triplet 8957e3 #8957e3
RGB Decimal 137, 87, 227 rgb(137,87,227)
RGB Percent 53.7, 34.1, 89 rgb(53.7%,34.1%,89%)
CMYK 40, 62, 0, 11
HSL 261.4°, 71.4, 61.6 hsl(261.4,71.4%,61.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 261.4°, 61.7, 89
Web Safe 9966cc #9966cc
CIE-LAB 49.107, 50.419, -64.085
XYZ 27.587, 17.681, 74.628
xyY 0.23, 0.147, 17.681
CIE-LCH 49.107, 81.541, 308.194
CIE-LUV 49.107, 10.045, -102.371
Hunter-Lab 42.048, 43.527, -75.795
Binary 10001001, 01010111, 11100011

Color Schemes with #8957e3

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Alternatives to #8957e3

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#8957e3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8957e3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8957e3;}
.background {background-color:#8957e3;}
.border {border:1px solid #8957e3;}

Shades and Tints of #8957e3

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f3eefc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8957e3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c9b9f is the less saturated color, while #8340fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8957e3 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
  • #7a708c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0078eb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #007ed0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #747c85 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #316ce8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #316fd7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7b6fa7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population