#8b56a3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b56a3 is composed of 54.5% red, 33.7% green and 63.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.7% cyan, 47.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.1% black. It has a hue angle of 281.3 degrees, a saturation of 30.9% and a lightness of 48.8%. #8b56a3 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffacff with #170047. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 55
    • G 34
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 47
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#8b56a3 color description : Dark moderate violet.

#8b56a3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b56a3 has RGB values of R:139, G:86, B:163 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0.47, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 9131683.

Hex triplet 8b56a3 #8b56a3
RGB Decimal 139, 86, 163 rgb(139,86,163)
RGB Percent 54.5, 33.7, 63.9 rgb(54.5%,33.7%,63.9%)
CMYK 15, 47, 0, 36
HSL 281.3°, 30.9, 48.8 hsl(281.3,30.9%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 281.3°, 47.2, 63.9
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 45.344, 35.852, -33.064
XYZ 20.585, 14.789, 36.419
xyY 0.287, 0.206, 14.789
CIE-LCH 45.344, 48.771, 317.317
CIE-LUV 45.344, 21.395, -52.968
Hunter-Lab 38.457, 28.247, -29.227
Binary 10001011, 01010110, 10100011

Color Schemes with #8b56a3

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Alternatives to #8b56a3

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#8b56a3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b56a3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b56a3;}
.background {background-color:#8b56a3;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b56a3;}

Shades and Tints of #8b56a3

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, #080509 is the darkest color, while #fcfbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b56a3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7d7c7d is the less saturated color, while #a809f0 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b56a3 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.

  • #6f6f6f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #756a79 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5470b5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #5e72a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #876b73 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6867ae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6e67a1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #886384 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population