#8b8b8a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8b8a is composed of 54.5% red, 54.5% green and 54.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 0.7% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 0.4% and a lightness of 54.3%. #8b8b8a color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #171715. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 55
    • B 54
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 1
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b8b8a color description : Dark grayish yellow.

#8b8b8a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8b8a has RGB values of R:139, G:139, B:138 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9145226.

Hex triplet 8b8b8a #8b8b8a
RGB Decimal 139, 139, 138 rgb(139,139,138)
RGB Percent 54.5, 54.5, 54.1 rgb(54.5%,54.5%,54.1%)
CMYK 0, 0, 1, 45
HSL 60°, 0.4, 54.3 hsl(60,0.4%,54.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 0.7, 54.5
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 57.836, -0.196, 0.528
XYZ 24.467, 25.789, 27.732
xyY 0.314, 0.331, 25.789
CIE-LCH 57.836, 0.563, 110.329
CIE-LUV 57.836, 0.053, 0.775
Hunter-Lab 50.783, -2.871, 3.17
Binary 10001011, 10001011, 10001010

Color Schemes with #8b8b8a

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Alternatives to #8b8b8a

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#8b8b8a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8b8a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8b8a;}
.background {background-color:#8b8b8a;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8b8a;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8b8a

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f6f6f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8b8a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b8b8a is the less saturated color, while #f7f71e is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8b8a 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
  • #8b8b8b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #93908f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9e8c91 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #928f99 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #908e8d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #978c8e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8f8d94 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population