#8b6868 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b6868 is composed of 54.5% red, 40.8% green and 40.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 25.2% magenta, 25.2% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 14.4% and a lightness of 47.6%. #8b6868 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffd0d0 with #170000. Closest websafe color is: #996666.

    • R 55
    • G 41
    • B 41
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 25
    • Y 25
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b6868 color description : Mostly desaturated dark red.

#8b6868 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b6868 has RGB values of R:139, G:104, B:104 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.25, Y:0.25, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9136232.

Hex triplet 8b6868 #8b6868
RGB Decimal 139, 104, 104 rgb(139,104,104)
RGB Percent 54.5, 40.8, 40.8 rgb(54.5%,40.8%,40.8%)
CMYK 0, 25, 25, 45
HSL 0°, 14.4, 47.6 hsl(0,14.4%,47.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 25.2, 54.5
Web Safe 996666 #996666
CIE-LAB 47.482, 14.015, 5.459
XYZ 18.096, 16.39, 15.306
xyY 0.363, 0.329, 16.39
CIE-LCH 47.482, 15.041, 21.282
CIE-LUV 47.482, 22.077, 4.758
Hunter-Lab 40.484, 8.941, 5.923
Binary 10001011, 01101000, 01101000

Color Schemes with #8b6868

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Alternatives to #8b6868

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#8b6868 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b6868

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Shades and Tints of #8b6868

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, #040303 is the darkest color, while #faf8f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b6868

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #827171 is the less saturated color, while #f20101 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b6868 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.

  • #727272 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #777070 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b7773 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #86746e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #916e76 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #80716f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #886f6c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8f6c71 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population