#8b9798 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b9798 is composed of 54.5% red, 59.2% green and 59.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.6% cyan, 0.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.4% black. It has a hue angle of 184.6 degrees, a saturation of 5.9% and a lightness of 57.1%. #8b9798 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #172f31. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 59
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 9
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#8b9798 color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#8b9798 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b9798 has RGB values of R:139, G:151, B:152 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9148312.

Hex triplet 8b9798 #8b9798
RGB Decimal 139, 151, 152 rgb(139,151,152)
RGB Percent 54.5, 59.2, 59.6 rgb(54.5%,59.2%,59.6%)
CMYK 9, 1, 0, 40
HSL 184.6°, 5.9, 57.1 hsl(184.6,5.9%,57.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 184.6°, 8.6, 59.6
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 61.558, -4.082, -2.006
XYZ 27.38, 29.889, 34.031
xyY 0.3, 0.327, 29.889
CIE-LCH 61.558, 4.549, 206.17
CIE-LUV 61.558, -6.636, -2.226
Hunter-Lab 54.671, -6.277, 1.364
Binary 10001011, 10010111, 10011000

Color Schemes with #8b9798

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Alternatives to #8b9798

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#8b9798 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b9798

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b9798;}
.background {background-color:#8b9798;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b9798;}

Shades and Tints of #8b9798

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, #080909 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b9798

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b9798 is the less saturated color, while #26edfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b9798 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.

  • #949494 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #929595 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9c999b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a5959f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #929ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95989a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9c969c Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8f99a0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population