#8978be Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8978be is composed of 53.7% red, 47.1% green and 74.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 27.9% cyan, 36.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.5% black. It has a hue angle of 254.6 degrees, a saturation of 35% and a lightness of 60.8%. #8978be color hex could be obtained by blending #fff0ff with #13007d. Closest websafe color is: #9966cc.

    • R 54
    • G 47
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 28
    • M 37
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#8978be color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#8978be Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8978be has RGB values of R:137, G:120, B:190 and CMYK values of C:0.28, M:0.37, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 9009342.

Hex triplet 8978be #8978be
RGB Decimal 137, 120, 190 rgb(137,120,190)
RGB Percent 53.7, 47.1, 74.5 rgb(53.7%,47.1%,74.5%)
CMYK 28, 37, 0, 25
HSL 254.6°, 35, 60.8 hsl(254.6,35%,60.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 254.6°, 36.8, 74.5
Web Safe 9966cc #9966cc
CIE-LAB 54.521, 21.954, -34.404
XYZ 26.326, 22.469, 51.662
xyY 0.262, 0.224, 22.469
CIE-LCH 54.521, 40.812, 302.544
CIE-LUV 54.521, 3.764, -55.434
Hunter-Lab 47.401, 16.182, -31.439
Binary 10001001, 01111000, 10111110

Color Schemes with #8978be

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Alternatives to #8978be

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#8978be Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8978be

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CSS codes
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Shades and Tints of #8978be

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, #06050b is the darkest color, while #fdfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8978be

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #99979f is the less saturated color, while #693afc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8978be 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.

  • #858585 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #868290 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7086c7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7287be Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #848993 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7981c3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7a82be Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8582a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population