#8b859b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b859b is composed of 54.5% red, 52.2% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.3% cyan, 14.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 256.4 degrees, a saturation of 9.9% and a lightness of 56.5%. #8b859b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #170b37. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 52
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#8b859b color description : Dark grayish violet.

#8b859b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b859b has RGB values of R:139, G:133, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 9143707.

Hex triplet 8b859b #8b859b
RGB Decimal 139, 133, 155 rgb(139,133,155)
RGB Percent 54.5, 52.2, 60.8 rgb(54.5%,52.2%,60.8%)
CMYK 10, 14, 0, 39
HSL 256.4°, 9.9, 56.5 hsl(256.4,9.9%,56.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 256.4°, 14.2, 60.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 56.714, 6.726, -10.912
XYZ 24.95, 24.631, 34.448
xyY 0.297, 0.293, 24.631
CIE-LCH 56.714, 12.818, 301.649
CIE-LUV 56.714, 1.964, -16.947
Hunter-Lab 49.629, 2.887, -6.414
Binary 10001011, 10000101, 10011011

Color Schemes with #8b859b

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Alternatives to #8b859b

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#8b859b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b859b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b859b;}
.background {background-color:#8b859b;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b859b;}

Shades and Tints of #8b859b

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, #060607 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b859b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f8e92 is the less saturated color, while #6027f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b859b 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.

  • #898989 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #89888d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a8da1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #928aa0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8f8c97 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a8a9e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8f889e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8d8a98 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population