#8e8298 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8298 is composed of 55.7% red, 51% green and 59.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6.6% cyan, 14.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 40.4% black. It has a hue angle of 272.7 degrees, a saturation of 9.6% and a lightness of 55.3%. #8e8298 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d0531. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 51
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#8e8298 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#8e8298 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8298 has RGB values of R:142, G:130, B:152 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9339544.

Hex triplet 8e8298 #8e8298
RGB Decimal 142, 130, 152 rgb(142,130,152)
RGB Percent 55.7, 51, 59.6 rgb(55.7%,51%,59.6%)
CMYK 7, 14, 0, 40
HSL 272.7°, 9.6, 55.3 hsl(272.7,9.6%,55.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 272.7°, 14.5, 59.6
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 56.071, 8.871, -10.119
XYZ 24.805, 23.983, 33.027
xyY 0.303, 0.293, 23.983
CIE-LCH 56.071, 13.457, 311.242
CIE-LUV 56.071, 5.33, -16.057
Hunter-Lab 48.973, 4.708, -5.704
Binary 10001110, 10000010, 10011000

Color Schemes with #8e8298

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Alternatives to #8e8298

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#8e8298 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8298

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8298;}
.background {background-color:#8e8298;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8298;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8298

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, #040304 is the darkest color, while #f9f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8298

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8d8b8f is the less saturated color, while #9722f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8298 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.

  • #888888 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #89878b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #898b9f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #91899d Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #928a94 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a889c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #90869b Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #908795 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population