#8b96bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b96bd is composed of 54.5% red, 58.8% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 26.5% cyan, 20.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 226.8 degrees, a saturation of 27.5% and a lightness of 64.3%. #8b96bd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #172d7b. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 55
    • G 59
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#8b96bd color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#8b96bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b96bd has RGB values of R:139, G:150, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 9148093.

Hex triplet 8b96bd #8b96bd
RGB Decimal 139, 150, 189 rgb(139,150,189)
RGB Percent 54.5, 58.8, 74.1 rgb(54.5%,58.8%,74.1%)
CMYK 26, 21, 0, 26
HSL 226.8°, 27.5, 64.3 hsl(226.8,27.5%,64.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 226.8°, 26.5, 74.1
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 62.487, 4.894, -21.509
XYZ 30.737, 30.975, 52.501
xyY 0.269, 0.271, 30.975
CIE-LCH 62.487, 22.059, 282.818
CIE-LUV 62.487, -7.732, -33.575
Hunter-Lab 55.655, 1.185, -16.971
Binary 10001011, 10010110, 10111101

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Alternatives to #8b96bd

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#8b96bd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b96bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b96bd;}
.background {background-color:#8b96bd;}
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Shades and Tints of #8b96bd

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, #050609 is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b96bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a0a2a8 is the less saturated color, while #4c73fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b96bd 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.

  • #979797 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #95979f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #929bc0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9699c1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8b9faa Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9099bf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9298bf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8b9cb1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population