#8b9cb6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b9cb6 is composed of 54.5% red, 61.2% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 23.6% cyan, 14.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 216.3 degrees, a saturation of 22.8% and a lightness of 62.9%. #8b9cb6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #17396d. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 55
    • G 61
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 24
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#8b9cb6 color description : Grayish blue.

#8b9cb6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b9cb6 has RGB values of R:139, G:156, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.24, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 9149622.

Hex triplet 8b9cb6 #8b9cb6
RGB Decimal 139, 156, 182 rgb(139,156,182)
RGB Percent 54.5, 61.2, 71.4 rgb(54.5%,61.2%,71.4%)
CMYK 24, 14, 0, 29
HSL 216.3°, 22.8, 62.9 hsl(216.3,22.8%,62.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 216.3°, 23.6, 71.4
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 63.871, -0.178, -15.475
XYZ 30.978, 32.643, 48.922
xyY 0.275, 0.29, 32.643
CIE-LCH 63.871, 15.476, 269.339
CIE-LUV 63.871, -10.108, -23.36
Hunter-Lab 57.134, -3.202, -10.775
Binary 10001011, 10011100, 10110110

Color Schemes with #8b9cb6

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Alternatives to #8b9cb6

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#8b9cb6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b9cb6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b9cb6;}
.background {background-color:#8b9cb6;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b9cb6;}

Shades and Tints of #8b9cb6

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, #030304 is the darkest color, while #f7f8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b9cb6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9a9fa7 is the less saturated color, while #428dff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b9cb6 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #979aa0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9a9eb8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a09cbb Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8ea3ae Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #959db7 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #989cb9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8da0b1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population