#8ca8ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8ca8ad is composed of 54.9% red, 65.9% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 19.1% cyan, 2.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 189.1 degrees, a saturation of 16.8% and a lightness of 61.4%. #8ca8ad color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #19515b. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 55
    • G 66
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 19
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#8ca8ad color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#8ca8ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8ca8ad has RGB values of R:140, G:168, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.19, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 9218221.

Hex triplet 8ca8ad #8ca8ad
RGB Decimal 140, 168, 173 rgb(140,168,173)
RGB Percent 54.9, 65.9, 67.8 rgb(54.9%,65.9%,67.8%)
CMYK 19, 3, 0, 32
HSL 189.1°, 16.8, 61.4 hsl(189.1,16.8%,61.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 189.1°, 19.1, 67.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 66.974, -8.514, -5.798
XYZ 32.359, 36.597, 44.892
xyY 0.284, 0.321, 36.597
CIE-LCH 66.974, 10.3, 214.255
CIE-LUV 66.974, -14.854, -7.236
Hunter-Lab 60.496, -10.388, -1.65
Binary 10001100, 10101000, 10101101

Color Schemes with #8ca8ad

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Alternatives to #8ca8ad

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#8ca8ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8ca8ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8ca8ad;}
.background {background-color:#8ca8ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #8ca8ad;}

Shades and Tints of #8ca8ad

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, #080a0b is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8ca8ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9b9d9e is the less saturated color, while #40ddf9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8ca8ad 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.

  • #a0a0a0 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9ca2a3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a8a6ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b1a3b4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #93abb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9ea7ad Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a3a5b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #90aab3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population