#8b8b9d Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8b9d is composed of 54.5% red, 54.5% green and 61.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 11.5% cyan, 11.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.4% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 8.4% and a lightness of 58%. #8b8b9d color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #17173b. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 55
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 11
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#8b8b9d color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8b8b9d Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8b9d has RGB values of R:139, G:139, B:157 and CMYK values of C:0.11, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 9145245.

Hex triplet 8b8b9d #8b8b9d
RGB Decimal 139, 139, 157 rgb(139,139,157)
RGB Percent 54.5, 54.5, 61.6 rgb(54.5%,54.5%,61.6%)
CMYK 11, 11, 0, 38
HSL 240°, 8.4, 58 hsl(240,8.4%,58%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 11.5, 61.6
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 58.404, 3.722, -9.528
XYZ 25.965, 26.388, 35.622
xyY 0.295, 0.3, 26.388
CIE-LCH 58.404, 10.229, 291.336
CIE-LUV 58.404, -1.049, -14.496
Hunter-Lab 51.37, 0.326, -5.156
Binary 10001011, 10001011, 10011101

Color Schemes with #8b8b9d

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Alternatives to #8b8b9d

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#8b8b9d Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8b9d

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8b9d;}
.background {background-color:#8b8b9d;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8b9d;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8b9d

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 #f5f5f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8b9d

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #939395 is the less saturated color, while #3030f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8b9d 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
  • #8f91a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #978ea2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8f929c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8e8fa0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #938da0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e8f9c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population