#8e278e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e278e is composed of 55.7% red, 15.3% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 72.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 300 degrees, a saturation of 56.9% and a lightness of 35.5%. #8e278e color hex could be obtained by blending #ff4eff with #1d001d. Closest websafe color is: #993399.

    • R 56
    • G 15
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 73
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e278e color description : Dark magenta.

#8e278e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e278e has RGB values of R:142, G:39, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.73, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9316238.

Hex triplet 8e278e #8e278e
RGB Decimal 142, 39, 142 rgb(142,39,142)
RGB Percent 55.7, 15.3, 55.7 rgb(55.7%,15.3%,55.7%)
CMYK 0, 73, 0, 44
HSL 300°, 56.9, 35.5 hsl(300,56.9%,35.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 300°, 72.5, 55.7
Web Safe 993399 #993399
CIE-LAB 36.283, 55.041, -34.687
XYZ 16.763, 9.156, 26.474
xyY 0.32, 0.175, 9.156
CIE-LCH 36.283, 65.059, 327.781
CIE-LUV 36.283, 42.117, -54.464
Hunter-Lab 30.259, 45.934, -30.693
Binary 10001110, 00100111, 10001110

Color Schemes with #8e278e

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Alternatives to #8e278e

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#8e278e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e278e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e278e;}
.background {background-color:#8e278e;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e278e;}

Shades and Tints of #8e278e

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, #040104 is the darkest color, while #fcf3fc is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e278e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #5d585d is the less saturated color, while #b104b1 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e278e 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.

  • #525252 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #5e495e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #005bb3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #485d88 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8b4a4f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3348a5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #61498a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8c3d66 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population