#8c99bd Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c99bd is composed of 54.9% red, 60% green and 74.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 25.9% cyan, 19% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.9% black. It has a hue angle of 224.1 degrees, a saturation of 27.1% and a lightness of 64.5%. #8c99bd color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #19337b. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 55
    • G 60
    • B 74
    RGB color chart
    • C 26
    • M 19
    • Y 0
    • K 26
    CMYK color chart

#8c99bd color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#8c99bd Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c99bd has RGB values of R:140, G:153, B:189 and CMYK values of C:0.26, M:0.19, Y:0, K:0.26. Its decimal value is 9214397.

Hex triplet 8c99bd #8c99bd
RGB Decimal 140, 153, 189 rgb(140,153,189)
RGB Percent 54.9, 60, 74.1 rgb(54.9%,60%,74.1%)
CMYK 26, 19, 0, 26
HSL 224.1°, 27.1, 64.5 hsl(224.1,27.1%,64.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 224.1°, 25.9, 74.1
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 63.369, 3.504, -20.157
XYZ 31.39, 32.031, 52.67
xyY 0.27, 0.276, 32.031
CIE-LCH 63.369, 20.459, 279.86
CIE-LUV 63.369, -8.569, -31.289
Hunter-Lab 56.596, -0.043, -15.56
Binary 10001100, 10011001, 10111101

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Alternatives to #8c99bd

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#8c99bd Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c99bd

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8c99bd;}
.background {background-color:#8c99bd;}
.border {border:1px solid #8c99bd;}

Shades and Tints of #8c99bd

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, #06070a is the darkest color, while #fcfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c99bd

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a1a3a8 is the less saturated color, while #4d7cfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c99bd 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.

  • #999999 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9699a0 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #969dbf Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9a9bc1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8da1ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #929bbe Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #959abf Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8c9eb3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population