#8997b0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8997b0 is composed of 53.7% red, 59.2% green and 69% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 22.2% cyan, 14.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 31% black. It has a hue angle of 218.5 degrees, a saturation of 19.8% and a lightness of 61.4%. #8997b0 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #132f61. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 54
    • G 59
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 22
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#8997b0 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8997b0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8997b0 has RGB values of R:137, G:151, B:176 and CMYK values of C:0.22, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 9017264.

Hex triplet 8997b0 #8997b0
RGB Decimal 137, 151, 176 rgb(137,151,176)
RGB Percent 53.7, 59.2, 69 rgb(53.7%,59.2%,69%)
CMYK 22, 14, 0, 31
HSL 218.5°, 19.8, 61.4 hsl(218.5,19.8%,61.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 218.5°, 22.2, 69
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 62.156, 0.568, -14.703
XYZ 29.218, 30.586, 45.436
xyY 0.278, 0.291, 30.586
CIE-LCH 62.156, 14.714, 272.212
CIE-LUV 62.156, -8.596, -22.154
Hunter-Lab 55.304, -2.479, -9.998
Binary 10001001, 10010111, 10110000

Color Schemes with #8997b0

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Alternatives to #8997b0

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#8997b0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8997b0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8997b0;}
.background {background-color:#8997b0;}
.border {border:1px solid #8997b0;}

Shades and Tints of #8997b0

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, #08090b is the darkest color, while #feffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8997b0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #989ba1 is the less saturated color, while #3d82fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8997b0 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #93969b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #969ab2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9c98b5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8c9ea9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9199b1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9597b3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8b9bab Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population