#8b96c5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b96c5 is composed of 54.5% red, 58.8% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 29.4% cyan, 23.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 228.6 degrees, a saturation of 33.3% and a lightness of 65.9%. #8b96c5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #172d8b. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 55
    • G 59
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 29
    • M 24
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#8b96c5 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#8b96c5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b96c5 has RGB values of R:139, G:150, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0.29, M:0.24, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 9148101.

Hex triplet 8b96c5 #8b96c5
RGB Decimal 139, 150, 197 rgb(139,150,197)
RGB Percent 54.5, 58.8, 77.3 rgb(54.5%,58.8%,77.3%)
CMYK 29, 24, 0, 23
HSL 228.6°, 33.3, 65.9 hsl(228.6,33.3%,65.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 228.6°, 29.4, 77.3
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 62.787, 6.889, -25.539
XYZ 31.63, 31.332, 57.201
xyY 0.263, 0.261, 31.332
CIE-LCH 62.787, 26.452, 285.097
CIE-LUV 62.787, -8.087, -40.377
Hunter-Lab 55.975, 2.908, -21.406
Binary 10001011, 10010110, 11000101

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Alternatives to #8b96c5

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#8b96c5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b96c5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b96c5;}
.background {background-color:#8b96c5;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b96c5;}

Shades and Tints of #8b96c5

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f4f5f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b96c5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a6a7aa is the less saturated color, while #5575fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b96c5 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9598a1 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #909bc8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #939ac8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #89a0ac Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8e99c6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9099c7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8a9cb5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population