#8c9ade Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8c9ade is composed of 54.9% red, 60.4% green and 87.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 36.9% cyan, 30.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 12.9% black. It has a hue angle of 229.8 degrees, a saturation of 55.4% and a lightness of 71%. #8c9ade color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1935bd. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 55
    • G 60
    • B 87
    RGB color chart
    • C 37
    • M 31
    • Y 0
    • K 13
    CMYK color chart

#8c9ade color description : Very soft blue.

#8c9ade Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8c9ade has RGB values of R:140, G:154, B:222 and CMYK values of C:0.37, M:0.31, Y:0, K:0.13. Its decimal value is 9214686.

Hex triplet 8c9ade #8c9ade
RGB Decimal 140, 154, 222 rgb(140,154,222)
RGB Percent 54.9, 60.4, 87.1 rgb(54.9%,60.4%,87.1%)
CMYK 37, 31, 0, 13
HSL 229.8°, 55.4, 71 hsl(229.8,55.4%,71%)
HSV (or HSB) 229.8°, 36.9, 87.1
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 64.931, 11.421, -36.135
XYZ 35.553, 33.96, 73.785
xyY 0.248, 0.237, 33.96
CIE-LCH 64.931, 37.897, 287.54
CIE-LUV 64.931, -10.347, -58.656
Hunter-Lab 58.275, 6.92, -34.278
Binary 10001100, 10011010, 11011110

Color Schemes with #8c9ade

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Alternatives to #8c9ade

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#8c9ade Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8c9ade

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8c9ade;}
.background {background-color:#8c9ade;}
.border {border:1px solid #8c9ade;}

Shades and Tints of #8c9ade

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, #020307 is the darkest color, while #f7f8fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8c9ade

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #b4b4b6 is the less saturated color, while #7087fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8c9ade 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.

  • #9e9e9e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9a9dab Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8ca0e0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8aa1df Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #85a8b4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c9edf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8b9ede Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #87a3c3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population