#8b97c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b97c9 is composed of 54.5% red, 59.2% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 30.8% cyan, 24.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 228.4 degrees, a saturation of 36.5% and a lightness of 66.7%. #8b97c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #172f93. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 55
    • G 59
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 31
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#8b97c9 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#8b97c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b97c9 has RGB values of R:139, G:151, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.31, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 9148361.

Hex triplet 8b97c9 #8b97c9
RGB Decimal 139, 151, 201 rgb(139,151,201)
RGB Percent 54.5, 59.2, 78.8 rgb(54.5%,59.2%,78.8%)
CMYK 31, 25, 0, 21
HSL 228.4°, 36.5, 66.7 hsl(228.4,36.5%,66.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 228.4°, 30.8, 78.8
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 63.209, 7.336, -27.128
XYZ 32.255, 31.839, 59.701
xyY 0.261, 0.257, 31.839
CIE-LCH 63.209, 28.103, 285.133
CIE-LUV 63.209, -8.684, -43.066
Hunter-Lab 56.426, 3.291, -23.234
Binary 10001011, 10010111, 11001001

Color Schemes with #8b97c9

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#8b97c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b97c9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b97c9;}
.background {background-color:#8b97c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b97c9;}

Shades and Tints of #8b97c9

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, #020304 is the darkest color, while #f6f7fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b97c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a5a7af is the less saturated color, while #5777fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b97c9 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.

  • #999999 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9699a3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #909ccb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #929ccb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #89a2ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8e9aca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8f9aca Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #899eb7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population