#8ca3a9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8ca3a9 is composed of 54.9% red, 63.9% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 17.2% cyan, 3.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 192.4 degrees, a saturation of 14.4% and a lightness of 60.6%. #8ca3a9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #194753. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 64
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 17
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#8ca3a9 color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#8ca3a9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8ca3a9 has RGB values of R:140, G:163, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0.17, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 9216937.

Hex triplet 8ca3a9 #8ca3a9
RGB Decimal 140, 163, 169 rgb(140,163,169)
RGB Percent 54.9, 63.9, 66.3 rgb(54.9%,63.9%,66.3%)
CMYK 17, 4, 0, 34
HSL 192.4°, 14.4, 60.6 hsl(192.4,14.4%,60.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 192.4°, 17.2, 66.3
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 65.463, -6.691, -5.805
XYZ 31.072, 34.634, 42.582
xyY 0.287, 0.32, 34.634
CIE-LCH 65.463, 8.858, 220.945
CIE-LUV 65.463, -12.433, -7.502
Hunter-Lab 58.85, -8.743, -1.705
Binary 10001100, 10100011, 10101001

Color Schemes with #8ca3a9

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Alternatives to #8ca3a9

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#8ca3a9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8ca3a9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8ca3a9;}
.background {background-color:#8ca3a9;}
.border {border:1px solid #8ca3a9;}

Shades and Tints of #8ca3a9

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, #060808 is the darkest color, while #fcfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8ca3a9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #949ea1 is the less saturated color, while #37d5fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8ca3a9 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9a9e9f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a4a3aa Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ad9fb0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #93a6b2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ba3aa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a1a0ad Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #90a5af Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population