#8b8e9c Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8e9c is composed of 54.5% red, 55.7% green and 61.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.9% cyan, 9% magenta, 0% yellow and 38.8% black. It has a hue angle of 229.4 degrees, a saturation of 7.9% and a lightness of 57.8%. #8b8e9c color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #171d39. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 56
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 11
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#8b8e9c color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8b8e9c Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8e9c has RGB values of R:139, G:142, B:156 and CMYK values of C:0.11, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 9146012.

Hex triplet 8b8e9c #8b8e9c
RGB Decimal 139, 142, 156 rgb(139,142,156)
RGB Percent 54.5, 55.7, 61.2 rgb(54.5%,55.7%,61.2%)
CMYK 11, 9, 0, 39
HSL 229.4°, 7.9, 57.8 hsl(229.4,7.9%,57.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 229.4°, 10.9, 61.2
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 59.191, 1.801, -7.781
XYZ 26.32, 27.235, 35.321
xyY 0.296, 0.306, 27.235
CIE-LCH 59.191, 7.987, 283.031
CIE-LUV 59.191, -2.438, -11.617
Hunter-Lab 52.187, -1.303, -3.597
Binary 10001011, 10001110, 10011100

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#8b8e9c Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8e9c

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8e9c;}
.background {background-color:#8b8e9c;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8e9c;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8e9c

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f5f5f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8e9c

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #939394 is the less saturated color, while #3053f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8e9c 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8e8f92 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9293a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9b90a2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #90949e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90919f Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #958f9f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e919d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population