#8b6198 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b6198 is composed of 54.5% red, 38% green and 59.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.6% cyan, 36.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.4% black. It has a hue angle of 285.8 degrees, a saturation of 22.1% and a lightness of 48.8%. #8b6198 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffc2ff with #170031. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 55
    • G 38
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 9
    • M 36
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#8b6198 color description : Mostly desaturated dark magenta.

#8b6198 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b6198 has RGB values of R:139, G:97, B:152 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0.36, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9134488.

Hex triplet 8b6198 #8b6198
RGB Decimal 139, 97, 152 rgb(139,97,152)
RGB Percent 54.5, 38, 59.6 rgb(54.5%,38%,59.6%)
CMYK 9, 36, 0, 40
HSL 285.8°, 22.1, 48.8 hsl(285.8,22.1%,48.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 285.8°, 36.2, 59.6
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 47.373, 27.125, -23.384
XYZ 20.589, 16.306, 31.767
xyY 0.3, 0.237, 16.306
CIE-LCH 47.373, 35.813, 319.236
CIE-LUV 47.373, 18.859, -37.708
Hunter-Lab 40.38, 20.346, -18.376
Binary 10001011, 01100001, 10011000

Color Schemes with #8b6198

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Alternatives to #8b6198

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#8b6198 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b6198

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b6198;}
.background {background-color:#8b6198;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b6198;}

Shades and Tints of #8b6198

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, #080508 is the darkest color, while #fcfbfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b6198

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #817485 is the less saturated color, while #bd01f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b6198 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
  • #79707b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6776a6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #6f7599 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8a7179 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #746ea1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #796e98 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8a6b84 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population