#8b9997 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b9997 is composed of 54.5% red, 60% green and 59.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 1.3% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 171.4 degrees, a saturation of 6.4% and a lightness of 57.3%. #8b9997 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #17332f. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

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

#8b9997 color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#8b9997 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b9997 has RGB values of R:139, G:153, B:151 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0, Y:0.01, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9148823.

Hex triplet 8b9997 #8b9997
RGB Decimal 139, 153, 151 rgb(139,153,151)
RGB Percent 54.5, 60, 59.2 rgb(54.5%,60%,59.2%)
CMYK 9, 0, 1, 40
HSL 171.4°, 6.4, 57.3 hsl(171.4,6.4%,57.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 171.4°, 9.2, 60
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 62.088, -5.391, -0.664
XYZ 27.623, 30.505, 33.709
xyY 0.301, 0.332, 30.505
CIE-LCH 62.088, 5.432, 187.023
CIE-LUV 62.088, -7.58, -0.072
Hunter-Lab 55.232, -7.381, 2.476
Binary 10001011, 10011001, 10010111

Color Schemes with #8b9997

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#8b9997 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b9997

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b9997;}
.background {background-color:#8b9997;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b9997;}

Shades and Tints of #8b9997

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 #8b9997

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b9997 is the less saturated color, while #26fedf is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b9997 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.

  • #959595 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #939695 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9e9a9a Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a8979e Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #939ca7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #979a99 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9d979b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #909ba1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population