#8c8cd9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c8cd9 is composed of 54.9% red, 54.9% green and 85.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 35.5% cyan, 35.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 14.9% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 50.3% and a lightness of 70%. #8c8cd9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1919b3. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 55
    • G 55
    • B 85
    RGB color chart
    • C 35
    • M 35
    • Y 0
    • K 15
    CMYK color chart

#8c8cd9 color description : Very soft blue.

#8c8cd9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c8cd9 has RGB values of R:140, G:140, B:217 and CMYK values of C:0.35, M:0.35, Y:0, K:0.15. Its decimal value is 9211097.

Hex triplet 8c8cd9 #8c8cd9
RGB Decimal 140, 140, 217 rgb(140,140,217)
RGB Percent 54.9, 54.9, 85.1 rgb(54.9%,54.9%,85.1%)
CMYK 35, 35, 0, 15
HSL 240°, 50.3, 70 hsl(240,50.3%,70%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 35.5, 85.1
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 61.081, 18.162, -39.371
XYZ 32.715, 29.341, 69.581
xyY 0.249, 0.223, 29.341
CIE-LCH 61.081, 43.358, 294.764
CIE-LUV 61.081, -4.638, -64.237
Hunter-Lab 54.167, 13.016, -38.245
Binary 10001100, 10001100, 11011001

Color Schemes with #8c8cd9

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Alternatives to #8c8cd9

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#8c8cd9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c8cd9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8c8cd9;}
.background {background-color:#8c8cd9;}
.border {border:1px solid #8c8cd9;}

Shades and Tints of #8c8cd9

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, #010103 is the darkest color, while #f3f3fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c8cd9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #afafb6 is the less saturated color, while #6969fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c8cd9 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.

  • #959595 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9393a3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e96de Protanopia 1% of men
  • #7b98d8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #839ca8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8392dc Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8193d8 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8696b9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population