#8b8591 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8591 is composed of 54.5% red, 52.2% green and 56.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4.1% cyan, 8.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.1% black. It has a hue angle of 270 degrees, a saturation of 5.2% and a lightness of 54.5%. #8b8591 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #170b23. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 52
    • B 57
    RGB color chart
    • C 4
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 43
    CMYK color chart

#8b8591 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#8b8591 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8591 has RGB values of R:139, G:133, B:145 and CMYK values of C:0.04, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.43. Its decimal value is 9143697.

Hex triplet 8b8591 #8b8591
RGB Decimal 139, 133, 145 rgb(139,133,145)
RGB Percent 54.5, 52.2, 56.9 rgb(54.5%,52.2%,56.9%)
CMYK 4, 8, 0, 43
HSL 270°, 5.2, 54.5 hsl(270,5.2%,54.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 270°, 8.3, 56.9
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 56.395, 4.616, -5.62
XYZ 24.145, 24.308, 30.207
xyY 0.307, 0.309, 24.308
CIE-LCH 56.395, 7.273, 309.395
CIE-LUV 56.395, 2.657, -8.779
Hunter-Lab 49.304, 1.134, -1.812
Binary 10001011, 10000101, 10010001

Color Schemes with #8b8591

Complementary Color
Analogous Color
Split Complementary Color
Triadic Color
Tetradic Color
Monochromatic Color

Alternatives to #8b8591

Below, you can see some colors close to #8b8591. Having a set of related colors can be useful if you need an inspirational alternative to your original color choice.

Similar Colors

#8b8591 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8591

This text has a font color of #8b8591.

<span style="color:#8b8591;">Text here</span>
#8b8591 background color

This paragraph has a background color of #8b8591.

<p style="background-color:#8b8591;">Content here</p>
#8b8591 border color

This element has a border color of #8b8591.

<div style="border:1px solid #8b8591;">Content here</div>
CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8591;}
.background {background-color:#8b8591;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8591;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8591

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f7f6f7 is the lightest one.

Shade Color Variation
Tint Color Variation

Tones of #8b8591

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b8591 is the less saturated color, while #8b1afc is the most saturated one.

Tone Color Variation

Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8591 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.

  • #888888 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #89878a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c8c97 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #958997 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #908b95 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c8995 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #918894 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e8993 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population