#8e738b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e738b is composed of 55.7% red, 45.1% green and 54.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 19% magenta, 2.1% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 306.7 degrees, a saturation of 10.7% and a lightness of 50.4%. #8e738b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffe6ff with #1d0017. Closest websafe color is: #996699.

    • R 56
    • G 45
    • B 55
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 19
    • Y 2
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e738b color description : Dark grayish magenta.

#8e738b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e738b has RGB values of R:142, G:115, B:139 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.19, Y:0.02, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9335691.

Hex triplet 8e738b #8e738b
RGB Decimal 142, 115, 139 rgb(142,115,139)
RGB Percent 55.7, 45.1, 54.5 rgb(55.7%,45.1%,54.5%)
CMYK 0, 19, 2, 44
HSL 306.7°, 10.7, 50.4 hsl(306.7,10.7%,50.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 306.7°, 19, 55.7
Web Safe 996699 #996699
CIE-LAB 51.698, 14.942, -9.094
XYZ 21.946, 19.877, 27.105
xyY 0.318, 0.288, 19.877
CIE-LCH 51.698, 17.492, 328.675
CIE-LUV 51.698, 14.009, -15.245
Hunter-Lab 44.583, 9.844, -4.838
Binary 10001110, 01110011, 10001011

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Alternatives to #8e738b

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#8e738b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e738b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e738b;}
.background {background-color:#8e738b;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e738b;}

Shades and Tints of #8e738b

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f7f5f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e738b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #847d83 is the less saturated color, while #f908de is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e738b 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.

  • #7e7e7e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #817c81 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #7e8195 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #877e8f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #917c85 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #837b91 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #897a8d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #907987 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population