#8b00dd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b00dd is composed of 54.5% red, 0% green and 86.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 37.1% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 13.3% black. It has a hue angle of 277.7 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 43.3%. #8b00dd color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ff with #1700bb. Closest websafe color is: #9900cc.

    • R 55
    • G 0
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 37
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#8b00dd color description : Pure (or mostly pure) violet.

#8b00dd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b00dd has RGB values of R:139, G:0, B:221 and CMYK values of C:0.37, M:1, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 9109725.

Hex triplet 8b00dd #8b00dd
RGB Decimal 139, 0, 221 rgb(139,0,221)
RGB Percent 54.5, 0, 86.7 rgb(54.5%,0%,86.7%)
CMYK 37, 100, 0, 13
HSL 277.7°, 100, 43.3 hsl(277.7,100%,43.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 277.7°, 100, 86.7
Web Safe 9900cc #9900cc
CIE-LAB 39.087, 77.247, -76.993
XYZ 23.697, 10.71, 69.221
xyY 0.229, 0.103, 10.71
CIE-LCH 39.087, 109.064, 315.094
CIE-LUV 39.087, 22.336, -113.036
Hunter-Lab 32.726, 71.981, -102.502
Binary 10001011, 00000000, 11011101

Color Schemes with #8b00dd

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Alternatives to #8b00dd

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#8b00dd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b00dd

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#8b00dd border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b00dd;}
.background {background-color:#8b00dd;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b00dd;}

Shades and Tints of #8b00dd

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, #030005 is the darkest color, while #faf1ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b00dd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #716677 is the less saturated color, while #8b00dd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b00dd 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.

  • #434343 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #513662 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0061bd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0067a6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #735f65 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #323ec9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3241ba Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7c3c91 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population