#8c6699 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c6699 is composed of 54.9% red, 40% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.5% cyan, 33.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 284.7 degrees, a saturation of 20% and a lightness of 50%. #8c6699 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffccff with #190033. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 55
    • G 40
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 33
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#8c6699 color description : Mostly desaturated dark violet.

#8c6699 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c6699 has RGB values of R:140, G:102, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.33, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9201305.

Hex triplet 8c6699 #8c6699
RGB Decimal 140, 102, 153 rgb(140,102,153)
RGB Percent 54.9, 40, 60 rgb(54.9%,40%,60%)
CMYK 8, 33, 0, 40
HSL 284.7°, 20, 50 hsl(284.7,20%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 284.7°, 33.3, 60
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 48.734, 24.754, -21.869
XYZ 21.316, 17.379, 32.367
xyY 0.3, 0.245, 17.379
CIE-LCH 48.734, 33.03, 318.542
CIE-LUV 48.734, 17.15, -35.323
Hunter-Lab 41.688, 18.317, -16.852
Binary 10001100, 01100110, 10011001

Color Schemes with #8c6699

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Alternatives to #8c6699

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#8c6699 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c6699

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8c6699;}
.background {background-color:#8c6699;}
.border {border:1px solid #8c6699;}

Shades and Tints of #8c6699

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, #0b080c is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c6699

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #827a85 is the less saturated color, while #bc04fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c6699 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.

  • #777777 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7b747e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c79a6 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #74799a Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8c747d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7872a1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7d729a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8c6f87 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population