#8c73af Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c73af is composed of 54.9% red, 45.1% green and 68.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20% cyan, 34.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.4% black. It has a hue angle of 265 degrees, a saturation of 27.3% and a lightness of 56.9%. #8c73af color hex could be obtained by blending #ffe6ff with #19005f. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 55
    • G 45
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 34
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#8c73af color description : Mostly desaturated dark violet.

#8c73af Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c73af has RGB values of R:140, G:115, B:175 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0.34, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 9204655.

Hex triplet 8c73af #8c73af
RGB Decimal 140, 115, 175 rgb(140,115,175)
RGB Percent 54.9, 45.1, 68.6 rgb(54.9%,45.1%,68.6%)
CMYK 20, 34, 0, 31
HSL 265°, 27.3, 56.9 hsl(265,27.3%,56.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 265°, 34.3, 68.6
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 52.875, 22.122, -28.319
XYZ 24.683, 20.932, 43.295
xyY 0.278, 0.235, 20.932
CIE-LCH 52.875, 35.935, 307.995
CIE-LUV 52.875, 8.849, -45.551
Hunter-Lab 45.752, 16.233, -24.08
Binary 10001100, 01110011, 10101111

Color Schemes with #8c73af

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#8c73af Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c73af

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Shades and Tints of #8c73af

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, #07060a is the darkest color, while #fdfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c73af

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #908c96 is the less saturated color, while #7f27fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c73af 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.

  • #818181 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #837e8a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7283b9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7783b0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #89828b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #7b7db5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #7e7daf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8a7c98 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population