#8e5299 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e5299 is composed of 55.7% red, 32.2% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.2% cyan, 46.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 290.7 degrees, a saturation of 30.2% and a lightness of 46.1%. #8e5299 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffa4ff with #1d0033. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 56
    • G 32
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 46
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#8e5299 color description : Dark moderate magenta.

#8e5299 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e5299 has RGB values of R:142, G:82, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0.46, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9327257.

Hex triplet 8e5299 #8e5299
RGB Decimal 142, 82, 153 rgb(142,82,153)
RGB Percent 55.7, 32.2, 60 rgb(55.7%,32.2%,60%)
CMYK 7, 46, 0, 40
HSL 290.7°, 30.2, 46.1 hsl(290.7,30.2%,46.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 290.7°, 46.4, 60
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 44.356, 36.852, -28.639
XYZ 19.922, 14.086, 31.805
xyY 0.303, 0.214, 14.086
CIE-LCH 44.356, 46.671, 322.148
CIE-LUV 44.356, 26.6, -46.248
Hunter-Lab 37.531, 29.069, -23.972
Binary 10001110, 01010010, 10011001

Color Schemes with #8e5299

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Alternatives to #8e5299

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#8e5299 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e5299

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e5299;}
.background {background-color:#8e5299;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e5299;}

Shades and Tints of #8e5299

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, #0c070d is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e5299

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #7b6d7e is the less saturated color, while #c601ea is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e5299 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.

  • #6c6c6c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #736775 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #566eac Protanopia 1% of men
  • #626f97 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8c666d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6a64a5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #726498 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8c5f7d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population