#8e8990 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8990 is composed of 55.7% red, 53.7% green and 56.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.4% cyan, 4.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.5% black. It has a hue angle of 282.9 degrees, a saturation of 3.1% and a lightness of 55.1%. #8e8990 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d1321. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 54
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 1
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e8990 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#8e8990 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8990 has RGB values of R:142, G:137, B:144 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9341328.

Hex triplet 8e8990 #8e8990
RGB Decimal 142, 137, 144 rgb(142,137,144)
RGB Percent 55.7, 53.7, 56.5 rgb(55.7%,53.7%,56.5%)
CMYK 1, 5, 0, 44
HSL 282.9°, 3.1, 55.1 hsl(282.9,3.1%,55.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 282.9°, 4.9, 56.5
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 57.709, 3.221, -3.075
XYZ 25.134, 25.656, 30.012
xyY 0.311, 0.318, 25.656
CIE-LCH 57.709, 4.453, 316.325
CIE-LUV 57.709, 2.424, -4.905
Hunter-Lab 50.652, -0.065, 0.326
Binary 10001110, 10001001, 10010000

Color Schemes with #8e8990

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Alternatives to #8e8990

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#8e8990 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8990

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#8e8990 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8990;}
.background {background-color:#8e8990;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8990;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8990

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, #030303 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8990

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e8990 is the less saturated color, while #bb1ffa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8990 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.

  • #8b8b8b Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8c8b8c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #918f96 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9b8c96 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #948e98 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #908d93 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #968b94 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #928c95 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population