#8b8c8c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8c8c is composed of 54.5% red, 54.9% green and 54.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0.7% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 45.1% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 0.4% and a lightness of 54.7%. #8b8c8c color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #171919. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 55
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 1
    • M 0
    • Y 0
    • K 45
    CMYK color chart

#8b8c8c color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#8b8c8c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8c8c has RGB values of R:139, G:140, B:140 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0, Y:0, K:0.45. Its decimal value is 9145484.

Hex triplet 8b8c8c #8b8c8c
RGB Decimal 139, 140, 140 rgb(139,140,140)
RGB Percent 54.5, 54.9, 54.9 rgb(54.5%,54.9%,54.9%)
CMYK 1, 0, 0, 45
HSL 180°, 0.4, 54.7 hsl(180,0.4%,54.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 0.7, 54.9
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 58.168, -0.368, -0.135
XYZ 24.758, 26.139, 28.55
xyY 0.312, 0.329, 26.139
CIE-LCH 58.168, 0.392, 200.113
CIE-LUV 58.168, -0.57, -0.13
Hunter-Lab 51.126, -3.03, 2.679
Binary 10001011, 10001100, 10001100

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Alternatives to #8b8c8c

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#8b8c8c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8c8c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8c8c;}
.background {background-color:#8b8c8c;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8c8c;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8c8c

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8c8c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b8c8c is the less saturated color, while #20f7f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8c8c 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.

  • #8c8c8c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8c8c8c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #949191 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9e8d93 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #92909a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #908f8f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #978c90 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8f8e95 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population