#8c00c9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c00c9 is composed of 54.9% red, 0% green and 78.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 30.3% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.2% black. It has a hue angle of 281.8 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 39.4%. #8c00c9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ff with #190093. Closest websafe color is: #9900cc.

    • R 55
    • G 0
    • B 79
    RGB color chart
    • C 30
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 21
    CMYK color chart

#8c00c9 color description : Strong violet.

#8c00c9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c00c9 has RGB values of R:140, G:0, B:201 and CMYK values of C:0.3, M:1, Y:0, K:0.21. Its decimal value is 9175241.

Hex triplet 8c00c9 #8c00c9
RGB Decimal 140, 0, 201 rgb(140,0,201)
RGB Percent 54.9, 0, 78.8 rgb(54.9%,0%,78.8%)
CMYK 30, 100, 0, 21
HSL 281.8°, 100, 39.4 hsl(281.8,100%,39.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 281.8°, 100, 78.8
Web Safe 9900cc #9900cc
CIE-LAB 37.469, 73.504, -68.073
XYZ 21.356, 9.793, 56.02
xyY 0.245, 0.112, 9.793
CIE-LCH 37.469, 100.183, 317.197
CIE-LUV 37.469, 27.357, -100.47
Hunter-Lab 31.294, 67.052, -84.231
Binary 10001100, 00000000, 11001001

Color Schemes with #8c00c9

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Alternatives to #8c00c9

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#8c00c9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c00c9

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#8c00c9 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8c00c9;}
.background {background-color:#8c00c9;}
.border {border:1px solid #8c00c9;}

Shades and Tints of #8c00c9

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, #030005 is the darkest color, while #fbf0ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c00c9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #685d6c is the less saturated color, while #8c00c9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c00c9 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.

  • #414141 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #50345c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005eb6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0063a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7b575d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #323bbd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #323faf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #813784 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population