#8b8bbe Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8bbe is composed of 54.5% red, 54.5% green and 74.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.8% cyan, 26.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.5% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 28.2% and a lightness of 64.5%. #8b8bbe color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #17177d. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 55
    • G 55
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 27
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#8b8bbe color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#8b8bbe Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8bbe has RGB values of R:139, G:139, B:190 and CMYK values of C:0.27, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 9145278.

Hex triplet 8b8bbe #8b8bbe
RGB Decimal 139, 139, 190 rgb(139,139,190)
RGB Percent 54.5, 54.5, 74.5 rgb(54.5%,54.5%,74.5%)
CMYK 27, 27, 0, 25
HSL 240°, 28.2, 64.5 hsl(240,28.2%,64.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 26.8, 74.5
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 59.591, 11.451, -26.518
XYZ 29.173, 27.672, 52.517
xyY 0.267, 0.253, 27.672
CIE-LCH 59.591, 28.884, 293.356
CIE-LUV 59.591, -3.049, -42.221
Hunter-Lab 52.604, 6.935, -22.369
Binary 10001011, 10001011, 10111110

Color Schemes with #8b8bbe

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Alternatives to #8b8bbe

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#8b8bbe Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8bbe

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8bbe;}
.background {background-color:#8b8bbe;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8bbe;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8bbe

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, #05050a is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8bbe

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a0a0a9 is the less saturated color, while #4c4cfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8bbe 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.

  • #919191 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #90909a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8693c3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8993c0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8997a2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8890c1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8a90bf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8a92ac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population