#8b8c9a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8c9a is composed of 54.5% red, 54.9% green and 60.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.7% cyan, 9.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.6% black. It has a hue angle of 236 degrees, a saturation of 6.9% and a lightness of 57.5%. #8b8c9a color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #171935. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 55
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#8b8c9a color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8b8c9a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8c9a has RGB values of R:139, G:140, B:154 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9145498.

Hex triplet 8b8c9a #8b8c9a
RGB Decimal 139, 140, 154 rgb(139,140,154)
RGB Percent 54.5, 54.9, 60.4 rgb(54.5%,54.9%,60.4%)
CMYK 10, 9, 0, 40
HSL 236°, 6.9, 57.5 hsl(236,6.9%,57.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 236°, 9.7, 60.4
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 58.582, 2.506, -7.545
XYZ 25.857, 26.578, 34.338
xyY 0.298, 0.306, 26.578
CIE-LCH 58.582, 7.951, 288.376
CIE-LUV 58.582, -1.357, -11.353
Hunter-Lab 51.554, -0.692, -3.403
Binary 10001011, 10001100, 10011010

Color Schemes with #8b8c9a

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Alternatives to #8b8c9a

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#8b8c9a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8c9a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8c9a;}
.background {background-color:#8b8c9a;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8c9a;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8c9a

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, #09090a is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8c9a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b8c9a is the less saturated color, while #2735fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8c9a 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
  • #91919f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #998fa0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #90929c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8f8f9d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #948d9d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e909b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population