#8b8e99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8e99 is composed of 54.5% red, 55.7% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.2% cyan, 7.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 227.1 degrees, a saturation of 6.4% and a lightness of 57.3%. #8b8e99 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #171d33. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 56
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 9
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#8b8e99 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8b8e99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8e99 has RGB values of R:139, G:142, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9146009.

Hex triplet 8b8e99 #8b8e99
RGB Decimal 139, 142, 153 rgb(139,142,153)
RGB Percent 54.5, 55.7, 60 rgb(54.5%,55.7%,60%)
CMYK 9, 7, 0, 40
HSL 227.1°, 6.4, 57.3 hsl(227.1,6.4%,57.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 227.1°, 9.2, 60
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 59.099, 1.161, -6.205
XYZ 26.069, 27.135, 33.999
xyY 0.299, 0.311, 27.135
CIE-LCH 59.099, 6.312, 280.594
CIE-LUV 59.099, -2.276, -9.173
Hunter-Lab 52.091, -1.828, -2.234
Binary 10001011, 10001110, 10011001

Color Schemes with #8b8e99

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#8b8e99 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8e99

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8e99;}
.background {background-color:#8b8e99;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8e99;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8e99

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, #080809 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8e99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b8e99 is the less saturated color, while #2655fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8e99 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.

  • #8e8e8e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8d8e90 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #93939d Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9c909f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #91939e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90919c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #968f9d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e919c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population