#8b8b8b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8b8b is composed of 54.5% red, 54.5% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.5% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 0% and a lightness of 54.5%. #8b8b8b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #171717. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

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

#8b8b8b color description : Dark gray.

#8b8b8b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8b8b has RGB values of R:139, G:139, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9145227.

Hex triplet 8b8b8b #8b8b8b
RGB Decimal 139, 139, 139 rgb(139,139,139)
RGB Percent 54.5, 54.5, 54.5 rgb(54.5%,54.5%,54.5%)
CMYK 0, 0, 0, 45
HSL 0°, 0, 54.5 hsl(0,0%,54.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 0, 54.5
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 57.864, -0, -0.005
XYZ 24.539, 25.818, 28.115
xyY 0.313, 0.329, 25.818
CIE-LCH 57.864, 0.005, 266.929
CIE-LUV 57.864, -0.004, -0.008
Hunter-Lab 50.812, -2.714, 2.762
Binary 10001011, 10001011, 10001011

Color Schemes with #8b8b8b

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#8b8b8b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8b8b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8b8b;}
.background {background-color:#8b8b8b;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8b8b;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8b8b

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 #f7f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8b8b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b8b8b is the less saturated color, while #ff1717 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8b8b 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
  • #939090 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9d8c92 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #928f99 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #908e8e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #968c8f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8f8d94 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population