#8997ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8997ff is composed of 53.7% red, 59.2% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 46.3% cyan, 40.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 232.9 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 76.9%. #8997ff color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #132fff. Closest websafe color is: #9999ff.

    • R 54
    • G 59
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 46
    • M 41
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#8997ff color description : Very light blue.

#8997ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8997ff has RGB values of R:137, G:151, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.46, M:0.41, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 9017343.

Hex triplet 8997ff #8997ff
RGB Decimal 137, 151, 255 rgb(137,151,255)
RGB Percent 53.7, 59.2, 100 rgb(53.7%,59.2%,100%)
CMYK 46, 41, 0, 0
HSL 232.9°, 100, 76.9 hsl(232.9,100%,76.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 232.9°, 46.3, 100
Web Safe 9999ff #9999ff
CIE-LAB 65.491, 21.65, -53.395
XYZ 39.429, 34.67, 99.217
xyY 0.228, 0.2, 34.67
CIE-LCH 65.491, 57.617, 292.071
CIE-LUV 65.491, -11.778, -88.795
Hunter-Lab 58.881, 16.489, -58.688
Binary 10001001, 10010111, 11111111

Color Schemes with #8997ff

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Alternatives to #8997ff

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#8997ff Preview

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.text {color:#8997ff;}
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Shades and Tints of #8997ff

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, #000213 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8997ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #bfc1c9 is the less saturated color, while #8997ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8997ff 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9b9db2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7ba1ff Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6ba4fb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #75acb9 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #809dff Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #769ffc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7ca4d2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population