#8c8a8e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c8a8e is composed of 54.9% red, 54.1% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.4% cyan, 2.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 270 degrees, a saturation of 1.7% and a lightness of 54.9%. #8c8a8e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #19151d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 54
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 1
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8c8a8e color description : Dark grayish violet.

#8c8a8e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c8a8e has RGB values of R:140, G:138, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9210510.

Hex triplet 8c8a8e #8c8a8e
RGB Decimal 140, 138, 142 rgb(140,138,142)
RGB Percent 54.9, 54.1, 55.7 rgb(54.9%,54.1%,55.7%)
CMYK 1, 3, 0, 44
HSL 270°, 1.7, 54.9 hsl(270,1.7%,54.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 270°, 2.8, 55.7
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 57.756, 1.524, -1.876
XYZ 24.785, 25.705, 29.246
xyY 0.311, 0.322, 25.705
CIE-LCH 57.756, 2.417, 309.098
CIE-LUV 57.756, 0.899, -2.911
Hunter-Lab 50.701, -1.465, 1.29
Binary 10001100, 10001010, 10001110

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#8c8a8e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c8a8e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8c8a8e;}
.background {background-color:#8c8a8e;}
.border {border:1px solid #8c8a8e;}

Shades and Tints of #8c8a8e

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, #030303 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c8a8e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8c8a8e is the less saturated color, while #8c20f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c8a8e 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.

  • #8b8b8b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8b8b8c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #929093 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9c8c94 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #938f99 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8f8d91 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #968b92 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #908d95 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population