#8c00e3 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c00e3 is composed of 54.9% red, 0% green and 89% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 38.3% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 11% black. It has a hue angle of 277 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 44.5%. #8c00e3 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ff with #1900c7. Closest websafe color is: #9900cc.

    • R 55
    • G 0
    • B 89
    RGB color chart
    • C 38
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 11
    CMYK color chart

#8c00e3 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) violet.

#8c00e3 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c00e3 has RGB values of R:140, G:0, B:227 and CMYK values of C:0.38, M:1, Y:0, K:0.11. Its decimal value is 9175267.

Hex triplet 8c00e3 #8c00e3
RGB Decimal 140, 0, 227 rgb(140,0,227)
RGB Percent 54.9, 0, 89 rgb(54.9%,0%,89%)
CMYK 38, 100, 0, 11
HSL 277°, 100, 44.5 hsl(277,100%,44.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 277°, 100, 89
Web Safe 9900cc #9900cc
CIE-LAB 39.785, 78.526, -79.276
XYZ 24.678, 11.122, 73.515
xyY 0.226, 0.102, 11.122
CIE-LCH 39.785, 111.584, 314.728
CIE-LUV 39.785, 21.58, -116.585
Hunter-Lab 33.349, 73.726, -107.354
Binary 10001100, 00000000, 11100011

Color Schemes with #8c00e3

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Alternatives to #8c00e3

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#8c00e3 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c00e3

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#8c00e3 background color

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#8c00e3 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8c00e3;}
.background {background-color:#8c00e3;}
.border {border:1px solid #8c00e3;}

Shades and Tints of #8c00e3

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, #07000b is the darkest color, while #fcf7ff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c00e3

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #74697a is the less saturated color, while #8c00e3 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c00e3 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.

  • #444444 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #523664 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0063c0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0068a8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #726168 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #323fcd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3242bd Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7c3e95 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population