#8996c7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8996c7 is composed of 53.7% red, 58.8% green and 78% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 31.2% cyan, 24.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 22% black. It has a hue angle of 227.4 degrees, a saturation of 35.6% and a lightness of 65.9%. #8996c7 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #132d8f. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 54
    • G 59
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 31
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#8996c7 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#8996c7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8996c7 has RGB values of R:137, G:150, B:199 and CMYK values of C:0.31, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 9017031.

Hex triplet 8996c7 #8996c7
RGB Decimal 137, 150, 199 rgb(137,150,199)
RGB Percent 53.7, 58.8, 78 rgb(53.7%,58.8%,78%)
CMYK 31, 25, 0, 22
HSL 227.4°, 35.6, 65.9 hsl(227.4,35.6%,65.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.4°, 31.2, 78
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 62.721, 6.806, -26.772
XYZ 31.53, 31.254, 58.401
xyY 0.26, 0.258, 31.254
CIE-LCH 62.721, 27.624, 284.264
CIE-LUV 62.721, -9.089, -42.36
Hunter-Lab 55.905, 2.837, -22.803
Binary 10001001, 10010110, 11000111

Color Schemes with #8996c7

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Alternatives to #8996c7

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#8996c7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8996c7

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#8996c7 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8996c7;}
.background {background-color:#8996c7;}
.border {border:1px solid #8996c7;}

Shades and Tints of #8996c7

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f3f5fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8996c7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a4a6ac is the less saturated color, while #5377fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8996c7 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9598a1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8f9bc9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #919aca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #87a1ac Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8d99c8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e99c9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #879db6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population