#8b5fa6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b5fa6 is composed of 54.5% red, 37.3% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 16.3% cyan, 42.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.9% black. It has a hue angle of 277.2 degrees, a saturation of 28.5% and a lightness of 51.2%. #8b5fa6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffbeff with #17004d. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 55
    • G 37
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 16
    • M 43
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#8b5fa6 color description : Mostly desaturated dark violet.

#8b5fa6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b5fa6 has RGB values of R:139, G:95, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.16, M:0.43, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 9133990.

Hex triplet 8b5fa6 #8b5fa6
RGB Decimal 139, 95, 166 rgb(139,95,166)
RGB Percent 54.5, 37.3, 65.1 rgb(54.5%,37.3%,65.1%)
CMYK 16, 43, 0, 35
HSL 277.2°, 28.5, 51.2 hsl(277.2,28.5%,51.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 277.2°, 42.8, 65.1
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 47.53, 31.39, -31.408
XYZ 21.622, 16.427, 38.106
xyY 0.284, 0.216, 16.427
CIE-LCH 47.53, 44.405, 314.983
CIE-LUV 47.53, 17.524, -50.458
Hunter-Lab 40.53, 24.296, -27.373
Binary 10001011, 01011111, 10100110

Color Schemes with #8b5fa6

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Alternatives to #8b5fa6

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#8b5fa6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b5fa6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b5fa6;}
.background {background-color:#8b5fa6;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b5fa6;}

Shades and Tints of #8b5fa6

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, #030204 is the darkest color, while #f9f6fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b5fa6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #847c89 is the less saturated color, while #a009fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b5fa6 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.

  • #747474 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #79707e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5e76b5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6677a5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #88727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6e6daf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #736ea5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #896b8a Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population