#8e3991 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e3991 is composed of 55.7% red, 22.4% green and 56.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.1% cyan, 60.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.1% black. It has a hue angle of 298 degrees, a saturation of 43.6% and a lightness of 39.6%. #8e3991 color hex could be obtained by blending #ff72ff with #1d0023. Closest websafe color is: #993399.

    • R 56
    • G 22
    • B 57
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 61
    • Y 0
    • K 43
    CMYK color chart

#8e3991 color description : Dark moderate magenta.

#8e3991 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e3991 has RGB values of R:142, G:57, B:145 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.61, Y:0, K:0.43. Its decimal value is 9320849.

Hex triplet 8e3991 #8e3991
RGB Decimal 142, 57, 145 rgb(142,57,145)
RGB Percent 55.7, 22.4, 56.9 rgb(55.7%,22.4%,56.9%)
CMYK 2, 61, 0, 43
HSL 298°, 43.6, 39.6 hsl(298,43.6%,39.6%)
HSV (or HSB) 298°, 60.7, 56.9
Web Safe 993399 #993399
CIE-LAB 39.109, 48.145, -32.05
XYZ 17.729, 10.722, 27.922
xyY 0.314, 0.19, 10.722
CIE-LCH 39.109, 57.837, 326.348
CIE-LUV 39.109, 36.854, -51.084
Hunter-Lab 32.745, 39.34, -27.636
Binary 10001110, 00111001, 10010001

Color Schemes with #8e3991

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Alternatives to #8e3991

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#8e3991 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e3991

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e3991;}
.background {background-color:#8e3991;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e3991;}

Shades and Tints of #8e3991

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, #040204 is the darkest color, while #fbf5fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e3991

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #6a606a is the less saturated color, while #c103c7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e3991 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.

  • #5c5c5c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #665567 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #3962ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #52638d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8b545a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #5853a3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #68548e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8c4a6e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population