#8b8b9b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8b9b is composed of 54.5% red, 54.5% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.3% cyan, 10.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 7.4% and a lightness of 57.6%. #8b8b9b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #171737. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 55
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#8b8b9b color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8b8b9b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8b9b has RGB values of R:139, G:139, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 9145243.

Hex triplet 8b8b9b #8b8b9b
RGB Decimal 139, 139, 155 rgb(139,139,155)
RGB Percent 54.5, 54.5, 60.8 rgb(54.5%,54.5%,60.8%)
CMYK 10, 10, 0, 39
HSL 240°, 7.4, 57.6 hsl(240,7.4%,57.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 10.3, 60.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 58.34, 3.289, -8.478
XYZ 25.795, 26.321, 34.73
xyY 0.297, 0.303, 26.321
CIE-LCH 58.34, 9.094, 291.206
CIE-LUV 58.34, -0.931, -12.854
Hunter-Lab 51.304, -0.032, -4.224
Binary 10001011, 10001011, 10011011

Color Schemes with #8b8b9b

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Alternatives to #8b8b9b

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#8b8b9b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8b9b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8b9b;}
.background {background-color:#8b8b9b;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8b9b;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8b9b

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, #09090a is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8b9b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b8b9b is the less saturated color, while #2727ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8b9b 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8d8d90 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9091a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #988ea1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #90919c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8e8e9e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #938d9e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e8f9b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population