#8e838f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e838f is composed of 55.7% red, 51.4% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0.7% cyan, 8.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.9% black. It has a hue angle of 295 degrees, a saturation of 5.1% and a lightness of 53.7%. #8e838f color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d071f. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 51
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 1
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e838f color description : Dark grayish magenta.

#8e838f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e838f has RGB values of R:142, G:131, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9339791.

Hex triplet 8e838f #8e838f
RGB Decimal 142, 131, 143 rgb(142,131,143)
RGB Percent 55.7, 51.4, 56.1 rgb(55.7%,51.4%,56.1%)
CMYK 1, 8, 0, 44
HSL 295°, 5.1, 53.7 hsl(295,5.1%,53.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 295°, 8.4, 56.1
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 56.054, 6.451, -4.941
XYZ 24.229, 23.967, 29.335
xyY 0.313, 0.309, 23.967
CIE-LCH 56.054, 8.126, 322.55
CIE-LUV 56.054, 5.541, -8.078
Hunter-Lab 48.956, 2.669, -1.258
Binary 10001110, 10000011, 10001111

Color Schemes with #8e838f

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Alternatives to #8e838f

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#8e838f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e838f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e838f;}
.background {background-color:#8e838f;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e838f;}

Shades and Tints of #8e838f

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, #0a090a is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e838f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e838f is the less saturated color, while #e916fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e838f 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
  • #8c8b96 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #958895 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #938993 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c8893 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #928692 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #918791 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population