#8e838e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e838e is composed of 55.7% red, 51.4% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 7.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 300 degrees, a saturation of 4.6% and a lightness of 53.5%. #8e838e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d071d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 51
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e838e color description : Dark grayish magenta.

#8e838e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e838e has RGB values of R:142, G:131, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9339790.

Hex triplet 8e838e #8e838e
RGB Decimal 142, 131, 142 rgb(142,131,142)
RGB Percent 55.7, 51.4, 55.7 rgb(55.7%,51.4%,55.7%)
CMYK 0, 8, 0, 44
HSL 300°, 4.6, 53.5 hsl(300,4.6%,53.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 300°, 7.7, 55.7
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 56.024, 6.252, -4.407
XYZ 24.153, 23.937, 28.938
xyY 0.314, 0.311, 23.937
CIE-LCH 56.024, 7.649, 324.817
CIE-LUV 56.024, 5.618, -7.276
Hunter-Lab 48.925, 2.503, -0.821
Binary 10001110, 10000011, 10001110

Color Schemes with #8e838e

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Alternatives to #8e838e

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#8e838e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e838e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e838e;}
.background {background-color:#8e838e;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e838e;}

Shades and Tints of #8e838e

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, #090909 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e838e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e838e is the less saturated color, while #fb16fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e838e 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
  • #898789 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c8b95 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #958894 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #938993 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c8892 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #938691 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #918791 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population