#8e8596 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8596 is composed of 55.7% red, 52.2% green and 58.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.3% cyan, 11.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 41.2% black. It has a hue angle of 271.8 degrees, a saturation of 7.5% and a lightness of 55.5%. #8e8596 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d0b2d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 52
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 5
    • M 11
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#8e8596 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#8e8596 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8596 has RGB values of R:142, G:133, B:150 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0.11, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 9340310.

Hex triplet 8e8596 #8e8596
RGB Decimal 142, 133, 150 rgb(142,133,150)
RGB Percent 55.7, 52.2, 58.8 rgb(55.7%,52.2%,58.8%)
CMYK 5, 11, 0, 41
HSL 271.8°, 7.5, 55.5 hsl(271.8,7.5%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 271.8°, 11.3, 58.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 56.809, 6.726, -7.861
XYZ 25.047, 24.728, 32.306
xyY 0.305, 0.301, 24.728
CIE-LCH 56.809, 10.346, 310.551
CIE-LUV 56.809, 4.009, -12.412
Hunter-Lab 49.727, 2.886, -3.71
Binary 10001110, 10000101, 10010110

Color Schemes with #8e8596

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Alternatives to #8e8596

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#8e8596 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8596

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8596;}
.background {background-color:#8e8596;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8596;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8596

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, #040405 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8596

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e8596 is the less saturated color, while #941cff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8596 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.

  • #8a8a8a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8b898c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8c8d9c Protanopia 1% of men
  • #958a9b Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #928c96 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8d8a9a Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #928899 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #918996 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population