#8b8897 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8897 is composed of 54.5% red, 53.3% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.9% cyan, 9.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 252 degrees, a saturation of 6.7% and a lightness of 56.3%. #8b8897 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #17112f. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 53
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#8b8897 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8b8897 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8897 has RGB values of R:139, G:136, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 9144471.

Hex triplet 8b8897 #8b8897
RGB Decimal 139, 136, 151 rgb(139,136,151)
RGB Percent 54.5, 53.3, 59.2 rgb(54.5%,53.3%,59.2%)
CMYK 8, 10, 0, 41
HSL 252°, 6.7, 56.3 hsl(252,6.7%,56.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 252°, 9.9, 59.2
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 57.397, 4.148, -7.588
XYZ 25.037, 25.332, 32.847
xyY 0.301, 0.304, 25.332
CIE-LCH 57.397, 8.648, 298.664
CIE-LUV 57.397, 0.776, -11.628
Hunter-Lab 50.331, 0.715, -3.463
Binary 10001011, 10001000, 10010111

Color Schemes with #8b8897

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Alternatives to #8b8897

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#8b8897 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8897

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8897;}
.background {background-color:#8b8897;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8897;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8897

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 #fbfbfc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8897

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b8897 is the less saturated color, while #4d21fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8897 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.

  • #8b8b8b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8b8a8d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8e8e9c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #968c9d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #908e98 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8d8c9a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #928a9a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e8c98 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population