#8b8bd1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8bd1 is composed of 54.5% red, 54.5% green and 82% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 33.5% cyan, 33.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 18% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 43.2% and a lightness of 68.2%. #8b8bd1 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1717a3. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 55
    • G 55
    • B 82
    RGB color chart
    • C 33
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 18
    CMYK color chart

#8b8bd1 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#8b8bd1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8bd1 has RGB values of R:139, G:139, B:209 and CMYK values of C:0.33, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.18. Its decimal value is 9145297.

Hex triplet 8b8bd1 #8b8bd1
RGB Decimal 139, 139, 209 rgb(139,139,209)
RGB Percent 54.5, 54.5, 82 rgb(54.5%,54.5%,82%)
CMYK 33, 33, 0, 18
HSL 240°, 43.2, 68.2 hsl(240,43.2%,68.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 33.5, 82
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 60.389, 16.336, -35.983
XYZ 31.386, 28.557, 64.177
xyY 0.253, 0.23, 28.557
CIE-LCH 60.389, 39.518, 294.418
CIE-LUV 60.389, -4.212, -58.336
Hunter-Lab 53.439, 11.321, -33.796
Binary 10001011, 10001011, 11010001

Color Schemes with #8b8bd1

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Alternatives to #8b8bd1

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#8b8bd1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8bd1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8bd1;}
.background {background-color:#8b8bd1;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8bd1;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8bd1

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, #04040a is the darkest color, while #fbfbfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8bd1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aaaab2 is the less saturated color, while #5f5ffd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8bd1 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #91919f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8095d6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7f96d1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #849aa5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8491d4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8392d1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8794b5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population