#8e44ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e44ad is composed of 55.7% red, 26.7% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 17.9% cyan, 60.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 282.3 degrees, a saturation of 43.6% and a lightness of 47.3%. #8e44ad color hex could be obtained by blending #ff88ff with #1d005b. Closest websafe color is: #993399.

    • R 56
    • G 27
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 18
    • M 61
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#8e44ad color description : Dark moderate violet.

#8e44ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e44ad has RGB values of R:142, G:68, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.18, M:0.61, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 9323693.

Hex triplet 8e44ad #8e44ad
RGB Decimal 142, 68, 173 rgb(142,68,173)
RGB Percent 55.7, 26.7, 67.8 rgb(55.7%,26.7%,67.8%)
CMYK 18, 61, 0, 32
HSL 282.3°, 43.6, 47.3 hsl(282.3,43.6%,47.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 282.3°, 60.7, 67.8
Web Safe 993399 #993399
CIE-LAB 42.616, 48.479, -43.278
XYZ 20.764, 12.903, 40.93
xyY 0.278, 0.173, 12.903
CIE-LCH 42.616, 64.986, 318.244
CIE-LUV 42.616, 26.898, -68.614
Hunter-Lab 35.921, 40.323, -42.414
Binary 10001110, 01000100, 10101101

Color Schemes with #8e44ad

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Alternatives to #8e44ad

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#8e44ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e44ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e44ad;}
.background {background-color:#8e44ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e44ad;}

Shades and Tints of #8e44ad

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, #030204 is the darkest color, while #f9f5fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e44ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b727f is the less saturated color, while #a903ee is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e44ad 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.

  • #666666 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #6e5f74 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #2869c8 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #466ca7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #876369 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #4d5bbe Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #605ea9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #895782 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population