#8b9799 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b9799 is composed of 54.5% red, 59.2% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.2% cyan, 1.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 188.6 degrees, a saturation of 6.4% and a lightness of 57.3%. #8b9799 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #172f33. 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

#8b9799 color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#8b9799 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b9799 has RGB values of R:139, G:151, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9148313.

Hex triplet 8b9799 #8b9799
RGB Decimal 139, 151, 153 rgb(139,151,153)
RGB Percent 54.5, 59.2, 60 rgb(54.5%,59.2%,60%)
CMYK 9, 1, 0, 40
HSL 188.6°, 6.4, 57.3 hsl(188.6,6.4%,57.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 188.6°, 9.2, 60
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 61.587, -3.875, -2.531
XYZ 27.463, 29.922, 34.464
xyY 0.299, 0.326, 29.922
CIE-LCH 61.587, 4.628, 213.149
CIE-LUV 61.587, -6.676, -3.024
Hunter-Lab 54.701, -6.11, 0.935
Binary 10001011, 10010111, 10011001

Color Schemes with #8b9799

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Alternatives to #8b9799

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#8b9799 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b9799

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b9799;}
.background {background-color:#8b9799;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b9799;}

Shades and Tints of #8b9799

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 #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b9799

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b9799 is the less saturated color, while #26dffe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b9799 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
  • #9b999c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a595a0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #929ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95989b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9b969d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8f99a1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population