#8b9999 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b9999 is composed of 54.5% red, 60% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 180 degrees, a saturation of 6.4% and a lightness of 57.3%. #8b9999 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #173333. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

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

#8b9999 color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#8b9999 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b9999 has RGB values of R:139, G:153, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9148825.

Hex triplet 8b9999 #8b9999
RGB Decimal 139, 153, 153 rgb(139,153,153)
RGB Percent 54.5, 60, 60 rgb(54.5%,60%,60%)
CMYK 9, 0, 0, 40
HSL 180°, 6.4, 57.3 hsl(180,6.4%,57.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 180°, 9.2, 60
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 62.144, -4.979, -1.712
XYZ 27.787, 30.571, 34.572
xyY 0.299, 0.329, 30.571
CIE-LCH 62.144, 5.265, 198.981
CIE-LUV 62.144, -7.653, -1.659
Hunter-Lab 55.291, -7.052, 1.631
Binary 10001011, 10011001, 10011001

Color Schemes with #8b9999

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Alternatives to #8b9999

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#8b9999 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b9999

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b9999;}
.background {background-color:#8b9999;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b9999;}

Shades and Tints of #8b9999

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 #8b9999

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8b9999 is the less saturated color, while #26fefe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b9999 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
  • #939696 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9d9a9c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a797a0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #939ca7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #979a9b Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9d979d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #909ba2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population