#8b97ab Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b97ab is composed of 54.5% red, 59.2% green and 67.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 18.7% cyan, 11.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.9% black. It has a hue angle of 217.5 degrees, a saturation of 16% and a lightness of 60.8%. #8b97ab color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #172f57. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 59
    • B 67
    RGB color chart
    • C 19
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 33
    CMYK color chart

#8b97ab color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8b97ab Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b97ab has RGB values of R:139, G:151, B:171 and CMYK values of C:0.19, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.33. Its decimal value is 9148331.

Hex triplet 8b97ab #8b97ab
RGB Decimal 139, 151, 171 rgb(139,151,171)
RGB Percent 54.5, 59.2, 67.1 rgb(54.5%,59.2%,67.1%)
CMYK 19, 12, 0, 33
HSL 217.5°, 16, 60.8 hsl(217.5,16%,60.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 217.5°, 18.7, 67.1
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 62.136, 0.058, -11.896
XYZ 29.063, 30.562, 42.894
xyY 0.283, 0.298, 30.562
CIE-LCH 62.136, 11.896, 270.279
CIE-LUV 62.136, -7.408, -17.722
Hunter-Lab 55.283, -2.904, -7.305
Binary 10001011, 10010111, 10101011

Color Schemes with #8b97ab

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#8b97ab Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b97ab

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Shades and Tints of #8b97ab

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, #070809 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b97ab

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9a9b9c is the less saturated color, while #3e84f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b97ab 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #94969a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #989aae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9f98b0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8f9da8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9399ad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9897ae Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8d9ba9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population