#8b9ed9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8b9ed9 is composed of 54.5% red, 62% green and 85.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 35.9% cyan, 27.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 225.4 degrees, a saturation of 50.6% and a lightness of 69.8%. #8b9ed9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #173db3. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 55
    • G 62
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 36
    • M 27
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#8b9ed9 color description : Very soft blue.

#8b9ed9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8b9ed9 has RGB values of R:139, G:158, B:217 and CMYK values of C:0.36, M:0.27, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 9150169.

Hex triplet 8b9ed9 #8b9ed9
RGB Decimal 139, 158, 217 rgb(139,158,217)
RGB Percent 54.5, 62, 85.1 rgb(54.5%,62%,85.1%)
CMYK 36, 27, 0, 15
HSL 225.4°, 50.6, 69.8 hsl(225.4,50.6%,69.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 225.4°, 35.9, 85.1
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 65.711, 7.527, -32.162
XYZ 35.396, 34.951, 70.523
xyY 0.251, 0.248, 34.951
CIE-LCH 65.711, 33.031, 283.172
CIE-LUV 65.711, -12.181, -51.654
Hunter-Lab 59.12, 3.412, -29.342
Binary 10001011, 10011110, 11011001

Color Schemes with #8b9ed9

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Alternatives to #8b9ed9

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#8b9ed9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8b9ed9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8b9ed9;}
.background {background-color:#8b9ed9;}
.border {border:1px solid #8b9ed9;}

Shades and Tints of #8b9ed9

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, #010102 is the darkest color, while #f2f4fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8b9ed9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #afb0b5 is the less saturated color, while #678cfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8b9ed9 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.

  • #9f9f9f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9b9fab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #92a2da Protanopia 1% of men
  • #92a2db Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #86aab6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #90a0da Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8fa0da Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #88a5c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population