#8b8990 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8990 is composed of 54.5% red, 53.7% green and 56.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 3.5% cyan, 4.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.5% black. It has a hue angle of 257.1 degrees, a saturation of 3.1% and a lightness of 55.1%. #8b8990 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #171321. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 54
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8b8990 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#8b8990 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8990 has RGB values of R:139, G:137, B:144 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9144720.

Hex triplet 8b8990 #8b8990
RGB Decimal 139, 137, 144 rgb(139,137,144)
RGB Percent 54.5, 53.7, 56.5 rgb(54.5%,53.7%,56.5%)
CMYK 3, 5, 0, 44
HSL 257.1°, 3.1, 55.1 hsl(257.1,3.1%,55.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 257.1°, 4.9, 56.5
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 57.457, 2.129, -3.474
XYZ 24.626, 25.394, 29.988
xyY 0.308, 0.317, 25.394
CIE-LCH 57.457, 4.075, 301.496
CIE-LUV 57.457, 0.717, -5.299
Hunter-Lab 50.392, -0.955, -0.008
Binary 10001011, 10001001, 10010000

Color Schemes with #8b8990

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Alternatives to #8b8990

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#8b8990 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8990

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#8b8990 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8990;}
.background {background-color:#8b8990;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8990;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8990

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, #030303 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8990

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b8990 is the less saturated color, while #5e1ffa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8990 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
  • #908f95 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9a8c96 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #918e98 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8e8c93 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #948a94 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8f8c95 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population