#8b59a3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b59a3 is composed of 54.5% red, 34.9% green and 63.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.7% cyan, 45.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.1% black. It has a hue angle of 280.5 degrees, a saturation of 29.4% and a lightness of 49.4%. #8b59a3 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffb2ff with #170047. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 55
    • G 35
    • B 64
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 45
    • Y 0
    • K 36
    CMYK color chart

#8b59a3 color description : Dark moderate violet.

#8b59a3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b59a3 has RGB values of R:139, G:89, B:163 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0.45, Y:0, K:0.36. Its decimal value is 9132451.

Hex triplet 8b59a3 #8b59a3
RGB Decimal 139, 89, 163 rgb(139,89,163)
RGB Percent 54.5, 34.9, 63.9 rgb(54.5%,34.9%,63.9%)
CMYK 15, 45, 0, 36
HSL 280.5°, 29.4, 49.4 hsl(280.5,29.4%,49.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 280.5°, 45.4, 63.9
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 46.013, 34.153, -32.014
XYZ 20.83, 15.279, 36.5
xyY 0.287, 0.21, 15.279
CIE-LCH 46.013, 46.812, 316.852
CIE-LUV 46.013, 20.289, -51.353
Hunter-Lab 39.088, 26.719, -28.003
Binary 10001011, 01011001, 10100011

Color Schemes with #8b59a3

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Alternatives to #8b59a3

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#8b59a3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b59a3

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b59a3;}
.background {background-color:#8b59a3;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b59a3;}

Shades and Tints of #8b59a3

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, #09060b is the darkest color, while #fefdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b59a3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #817686 is the less saturated color, while #aa02fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b59a3 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.

  • #707070 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #756b7a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5872b4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6173a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #876d75 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a69ae Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7069a2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #896686 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population