#8a979c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8a979c is composed of 54.1% red, 59.2% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 11.5% cyan, 3.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 196.7 degrees, a saturation of 8.3% and a lightness of 57.6%. #8a979c color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #152f39. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 54
    • G 59
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#8a979c color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8a979c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8a979c has RGB values of R:138, G:151, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 9082780.

Hex triplet 8a979c #8a979c
RGB Decimal 138, 151, 156 rgb(138,151,156)
RGB Percent 54.1, 59.2, 61.2 rgb(54.1%,59.2%,61.2%)
CMYK 12, 3, 0, 39
HSL 196.7°, 8.3, 57.6 hsl(196.7,8.3%,57.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 196.7°, 11.5, 61.2
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 61.599, -3.59, -4.219
XYZ 27.547, 29.936, 35.778
xyY 0.295, 0.321, 29.936
CIE-LCH 61.599, 5.54, 229.608
CIE-LUV 61.599, -7.316, -5.549
Hunter-Lab 54.714, -5.879, -0.47
Binary 10001010, 10010111, 10011100

Color Schemes with #8a979c

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#8a979c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8a979c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8a979c;}
.background {background-color:#8a979c;}
.border {border:1px solid #8a979c;}

Shades and Tints of #8a979c

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, #090a0b is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8a979c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #929394 is the less saturated color, while #2fc0f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8a979c 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.

  • #949494 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #929596 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9b999f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a496a3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #919ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #94989e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9a96a0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e99a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population