#8b8baf Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8baf is composed of 54.5% red, 54.5% green and 68.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.6% cyan, 20.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.4% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 18.4% and a lightness of 61.6%. #8b8baf color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #17175f. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 55
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 21
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#8b8baf color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8b8baf Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8baf has RGB values of R:139, G:139, B:175 and CMYK values of C:0.21, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 9145263.

Hex triplet 8b8baf #8b8baf
RGB Decimal 139, 139, 175 rgb(139,139,175)
RGB Percent 54.5, 54.5, 68.6 rgb(54.5%,54.5%,68.6%)
CMYK 21, 21, 0, 31
HSL 240°, 18.4, 61.6 hsl(240,18.4%,61.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 20.6, 68.6
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 59.02, 7.806, -18.878
XYZ 27.616, 27.049, 44.321
xyY 0.279, 0.273, 27.049
CIE-LCH 59.02, 20.428, 292.464
CIE-LUV 59.02, -2.132, -29.514
Hunter-Lab 52.009, 3.768, -14.12
Binary 10001011, 10001011, 10101111

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#8b8baf Preview

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Shades and Tints of #8b8baf

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f3f3f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8baf

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9a9aa0 is the less saturated color, while #4040fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8baf 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8e8e95 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8b92b4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9091b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8c949f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8b8fb2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e8eb1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8c91a5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population