#8c0399 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c0399 is composed of 54.9% red, 1.2% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.5% cyan, 98% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 294.8 degrees, a saturation of 96.2% and a lightness of 30.6%. #8c0399 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff06ff with #190033. Closest websafe color is: #990099.

    • R 55
    • G 1
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 98
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#8c0399 color description : Dark magenta.

#8c0399 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c0399 has RGB values of R:140, G:3, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.98, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9175961.

Hex triplet 8c0399 #8c0399
RGB Decimal 140, 3, 153 rgb(140,3,153)
RGB Percent 54.9, 1.2, 60 rgb(54.9%,1.2%,60%)
CMYK 8, 98, 0, 40
HSL 294.8°, 96.2, 30.6 hsl(294.8,96.2%,30.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 294.8°, 98, 60
Web Safe 990099 #990099
CIE-LAB 33.861, 64.552, -45.313
XYZ 16.597, 7.941, 30.794
xyY 0.3, 0.144, 7.941
CIE-LCH 33.861, 78.869, 324.933
CIE-LUV 33.861, 41.029, -68.227
Hunter-Lab 28.181, 55.812, -45.062
Binary 10001100, 00000011, 10011001

Color Schemes with #8c0399

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Alternatives to #8c0399

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#8c0399 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c0399

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8c0399;}
.background {background-color:#8c0399;}
.border {border:1px solid #8c0399;}

Shades and Tints of #8c0399

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, #110012 is the darkest color, while #fffeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c0399

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #504b51 is the less saturated color, while #8c0399 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c0399 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.

  • #3d3d3d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #4d314f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0056a7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #2c598f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #864448 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3237a2 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #4f3a92 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #882c65 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population