#8a72a1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8a72a1 is composed of 54.1% red, 44.7% green and 63.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.3% cyan, 29.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.9% black. It has a hue angle of 270.6 degrees, a saturation of 20% and a lightness of 53.9%. #8a72a1 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffe4ff with #150043. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 54
    • G 45
    • B 63
    RGB color chart
    • C 14
    • M 29
    • Y 0
    • K 37
    CMYK color chart

#8a72a1 color description : Mostly desaturated dark violet.

#8a72a1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8a72a1 has RGB values of R:138, G:114, B:161 and CMYK values of C:0.14, M:0.29, Y:0, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 9073313.

Hex triplet 8a72a1 #8a72a1
RGB Decimal 138, 114, 161 rgb(138,114,161)
RGB Percent 54.1, 44.7, 63.1 rgb(54.1%,44.7%,63.1%)
CMYK 14, 29, 0, 37
HSL 270.6°, 20, 53.9 hsl(270.6,20%,53.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 270.6°, 29.2, 63.1
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 51.85, 18.807, -21.787
XYZ 22.931, 20.011, 36.371
xyY 0.289, 0.252, 20.011
CIE-LCH 51.85, 28.781, 310.802
CIE-LUV 51.85, 9.69, -34.807
Hunter-Lab 44.734, 13.214, -16.892
Binary 10001010, 01110010, 10100001

Color Schemes with #8a72a1

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#8a72a1 Preview

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Shades and Tints of #8a72a1

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 #f5f3f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8a72a1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8a848f is the less saturated color, while #8c18fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8a72a1 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.

  • #7f7f7f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #817c86 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7580aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b80a3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8a7f88 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7d7ba7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #817ba2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8a7a91 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population