#8e159a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e159a is composed of 55.7% red, 8.2% green and 60.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.8% cyan, 86.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.6% black. It has a hue angle of 294.6 degrees, a saturation of 76% and a lightness of 34.3%. #8e159a color hex could be obtained by blending #ff2aff with #1d0035. Closest websafe color is: #990099.

    • R 56
    • G 8
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 86
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#8e159a color description : Dark magenta.

#8e159a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e159a has RGB values of R:142, G:21, B:154 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.86, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9311642.

Hex triplet 8e159a #8e159a
RGB Decimal 142, 21, 154 rgb(142,21,154)
RGB Percent 55.7, 8.2, 60.4 rgb(55.7%,8.2%,60.4%)
CMYK 8, 86, 0, 40
HSL 294.6°, 76, 34.3 hsl(294.6,76%,34.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 294.6°, 86.4, 60.4
Web Safe 990099 #990099
CIE-LAB 35.245, 62.237, -43.678
XYZ 17.256, 8.621, 31.325
xyY 0.302, 0.151, 8.621
CIE-LCH 35.245, 76.034, 324.939
CIE-LUV 35.245, 40.823, -66.793
Hunter-Lab 29.362, 53.519, -42.701
Binary 10001110, 00010101, 10011010

Color Schemes with #8e159a

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Alternatives to #8e159a

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#8e159a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e159a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e159a;}
.background {background-color:#8e159a;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e159a;}

Shades and Tints of #8e159a

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, #0f0210 is the darkest color, while #fffeff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e159a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5c525d is the less saturated color, while #9f01ae is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e159a 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.

  • #484848 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #563e58 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #0059ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #345c91 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #88484c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3340a6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #554294 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8a3568 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population