#8b8eb6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b8eb6 is composed of 54.5% red, 55.7% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 23.6% cyan, 22% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 235.8 degrees, a saturation of 22.8% and a lightness of 62.9%. #8b8eb6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #171d6d. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 55
    • G 56
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 24
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#8b8eb6 color description : Grayish blue.

#8b8eb6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b8eb6 has RGB values of R:139, G:142, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.24, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 9146038.

Hex triplet 8b8eb6 #8b8eb6
RGB Decimal 139, 142, 182 rgb(139,142,182)
RGB Percent 54.5, 55.7, 71.4 rgb(54.5%,55.7%,71.4%)
CMYK 24, 22, 0, 29
HSL 235.8°, 22.8, 62.9 hsl(235.8,22.8%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 235.8°, 23.6, 71.4
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 60.08, 7.755, -21.237
XYZ 28.762, 28.212, 48.184
xyY 0.274, 0.268, 28.212
CIE-LCH 60.08, 22.608, 290.06
CIE-LUV 60.08, -3.877, -33.325
Hunter-Lab 53.115, 3.708, -16.605
Binary 10001011, 10001110, 10110110

Color Schemes with #8b8eb6

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Alternatives to #8b8eb6

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#8b8eb6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b8eb6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b8eb6;}
.background {background-color:#8b8eb6;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b8eb6;}

Shades and Tints of #8b8eb6

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, #030304 is the darkest color, while #f7f8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b8eb6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9a9ba7 is the less saturated color, while #424fff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b8eb6 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.

  • #929292 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #919199 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c95ba Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9193b9 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8b98a3 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8b92b8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8e91b8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8b94a9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population