#8b9cd4 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b9cd4 is composed of 54.5% red, 61.2% green and 83.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.4% cyan, 26.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 16.9% black. It has a hue angle of 226 degrees, a saturation of 45.9% and a lightness of 68.8%. #8b9cd4 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1739a9. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 55
    • G 61
    • B 83
    RGB color chart
    • C 34
    • M 26
    • Y 0
    • K 17
    CMYK color chart

#8b9cd4 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#8b9cd4 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b9cd4 has RGB values of R:139, G:156, B:212 and CMYK values of C:0.34, M:0.26, Y:0, K:0.17. Its decimal value is 9149652.

Hex triplet 8b9cd4 #8b9cd4
RGB Decimal 139, 156, 212 rgb(139,156,212)
RGB Percent 54.5, 61.2, 83.1 rgb(54.5%,61.2%,83.1%)
CMYK 34, 26, 0, 17
HSL 226°, 45.9, 68.8 hsl(226,45.9%,68.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 226°, 34.4, 83.1
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 64.977, 7.342, -30.527
XYZ 34.417, 34.018, 67.037
xyY 0.254, 0.251, 34.018
CIE-LCH 64.977, 31.397, 283.523
CIE-LUV 64.977, -11.191, -48.839
Hunter-Lab 58.325, 3.262, -27.318
Binary 10001011, 10011100, 11010100

Color Schemes with #8b9cd4

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Alternatives to #8b9cd4

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#8b9cd4 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b9cd4

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b9cd4;}
.background {background-color:#8b9cd4;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b9cd4;}

Shades and Tints of #8b9cd4

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, #05070d is the darkest color, while #fdfefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b9cd4

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aaacb5 is the less saturated color, while #6085ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b9cd4 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #999da8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #92a0d6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #92a0d6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #87a7b4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8f9fd5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8f9ed5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #88a3bf Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population