#8b17c5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b17c5 is composed of 54.5% red, 9% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 29.4% cyan, 88.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 280 degrees, a saturation of 79.1% and a lightness of 43.1%. #8b17c5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2eff with #17008b. Closest websafe color is: #9900cc.

    • R 55
    • G 9
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 29
    • M 88
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#8b17c5 color description : Strong violet.

#8b17c5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b17c5 has RGB values of R:139, G:23, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0.29, M:0.88, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 9115589.

Hex triplet 8b17c5 #8b17c5
RGB Decimal 139, 23, 197 rgb(139,23,197)
RGB Percent 54.5, 9, 77.3 rgb(54.5%,9%,77.3%)
CMYK 29, 88, 0, 23
HSL 280°, 79.1, 43.1 hsl(280,79.1%,43.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 280°, 88.3, 77.3
Web Safe 9900cc #9900cc
CIE-LAB 38.081, 69.309, -64.742
XYZ 21.03, 10.134, 53.668
xyY 0.248, 0.119, 10.134
CIE-LCH 38.081, 94.843, 316.951
CIE-LUV 38.081, 26.729, -96.688
Hunter-Lab 31.833, 62.217, -77.675
Binary 10001011, 00010111, 11000101

Color Schemes with #8b17c5

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Alternatives to #8b17c5

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#8b17c5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b17c5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b17c5;}
.background {background-color:#8b17c5;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b17c5;}

Shades and Tints of #8b17c5

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, #030004 is the darkest color, while #f9f1fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b17c5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6f6c70 is the less saturated color, while #9106d6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b17c5 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.

  • #4e4e4e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5a4366 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005fb9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0064a3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7b585f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3245bd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3248af Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #814084 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population