#8c5ed1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c5ed1 is composed of 54.9% red, 36.9% green and 82% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 33% cyan, 55% magenta, 0% yellow and 18% black. It has a hue angle of 264 degrees, a saturation of 55.6% and a lightness of 59.4%. #8c5ed1 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffbcff with #1900a3. Closest websafe color is: #9966cc.

    • R 55
    • G 37
    • B 82
    RGB color chart
    • C 33
    • M 55
    • Y 0
    • K 18
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#8c5ed1 color description : Moderate violet.

#8c5ed1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c5ed1 has RGB values of R:140, G:94, B:209 and CMYK values of C:0.33, M:0.55, Y:0, K:0.18. Its decimal value is 9199313.

Hex triplet 8c5ed1 #8c5ed1
RGB Decimal 140, 94, 209 rgb(140,94,209)
RGB Percent 54.9, 36.9, 82 rgb(54.9%,36.9%,82%)
CMYK 33, 55, 0, 18
HSL 264°, 55.6, 59.4 hsl(264,55.6%,59.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 264°, 55, 82
Web Safe 9966cc #9966cc
CIE-LAB 49.719, 42.649, -52.854
XYZ 26.325, 18.184, 62.441
xyY 0.246, 0.17, 18.184
CIE-LCH 49.719, 67.915, 308.901
CIE-LUV 49.719, 12.048, -85.237
Hunter-Lab 42.643, 35.567, -56.966
Binary 10001100, 01011110, 11010001

Color Schemes with #8c5ed1

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Alternatives to #8c5ed1

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#8c5ed1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c5ed1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8c5ed1;}
.background {background-color:#8c5ed1;}
.border {border:1px solid #8c5ed1;}

Shades and Tints of #8c5ed1

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, #040207 is the darkest color, while #f9f7fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c5ed1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #979699 is the less saturated color, while #8436f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c5ed1 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.

  • #797979 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7d748b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3679e4 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #3e7eca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #7e7c84 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #556fdd Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #5a72cc Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8371a0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population