#8b898e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b898e is composed of 54.5% red, 53.7% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.1% cyan, 3.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 264 degrees, a saturation of 2.2% and a lightness of 54.7%. #8b898e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #17131d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 54
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8b898e color description : Dark grayish violet.

#8b898e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b898e has RGB values of R:139, G:137, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9144718.

Hex triplet 8b898e #8b898e
RGB Decimal 139, 137, 142 rgb(139,137,142)
RGB Percent 54.5, 53.7, 55.7 rgb(54.5%,53.7%,55.7%)
CMYK 2, 4, 0, 44
HSL 264°, 2.2, 54.7 hsl(264,2.2%,54.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 264°, 3.5, 55.7
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 57.399, 1.726, -2.411
XYZ 24.475, 25.333, 29.19
xyY 0.31, 0.321, 25.333
CIE-LCH 57.399, 2.965, 305.6
CIE-LUV 57.399, 0.838, -3.704
Hunter-Lab 50.332, -1.283, 0.847
Binary 10001011, 10001001, 10001110

Color Schemes with #8b898e

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Alternatives to #8b898e

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#8b898e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b898e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b898e;}
.background {background-color:#8b898e;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b898e;}

Shades and Tints of #8b898e

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 #f7f7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b898e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b898e is the less saturated color, while #761ef9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b898e 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.

  • #8a8a8a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8a8a8b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #918f93 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9a8b94 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #918e98 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8e8c91 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #958a92 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8f8c94 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population