#8e00e6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e00e6 is composed of 55.7% red, 0% green and 90.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 38.3% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 9.8% black. It has a hue angle of 277 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 45.1%. #8e00e6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ff with #1d00cd. Closest websafe color is: #9900ff.

    • R 56
    • G 0
    • B 90
    RGB color chart
    • C 38
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 10
    CMYK color chart

#8e00e6 color description : Pure (or mostly pure) violet.

#8e00e6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e00e6 has RGB values of R:142, G:0, B:230 and CMYK values of C:0.38, M:1, Y:0, K:0.1. Its decimal value is 9306342.

Hex triplet 8e00e6 #8e00e6
RGB Decimal 142, 0, 230 rgb(142,0,230)
RGB Percent 55.7, 0, 90.2 rgb(55.7%,0%,90.2%)
CMYK 38, 100, 0, 10
HSL 277°, 100, 45.1 hsl(277,100%,45.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 277°, 100, 90.2
Web Safe 9900ff #9900ff
CIE-LAB 40.352, 79.316, -80.044
XYZ 25.436, 11.464, 75.731
xyY 0.226, 0.102, 11.464
CIE-LCH 40.352, 112.685, 314.738
CIE-LUV 40.352, 21.92, -118.202
Hunter-Lab 33.859, 74.842, -108.911
Binary 10001110, 00000000, 11100110

Color Schemes with #8e00e6

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Alternatives to #8e00e6

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#8e00e6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e00e6

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#8e00e6 background color

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#8e00e6 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e00e6;}
.background {background-color:#8e00e6;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e00e6;}

Shades and Tints of #8e00e6

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, #09000e is the darkest color, while #fdfaff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e00e6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #756a7c is the less saturated color, while #8e00e6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e00e6 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.

  • #454545 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #543765 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0064c3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #006aaa Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #746269 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #333fcf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3343c0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7d3e96 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population