#8e8993 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8993 is composed of 55.7% red, 53.7% green and 57.6% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 3.4% cyan, 6.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 42.4% black. It has a hue angle of 270 degrees, a saturation of 4.4% and a lightness of 55.7%. #8e8993 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d1327. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 54
    • B 58
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 42
    CMYK color chart

#8e8993 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#8e8993 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8993 has RGB values of R:142, G:137, B:147 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.42. Its decimal value is 9341331.

Hex triplet 8e8993 #8e8993
RGB Decimal 142, 137, 147 rgb(142,137,147)
RGB Percent 55.7, 53.7, 57.6 rgb(55.7%,53.7%,57.6%)
CMYK 3, 7, 0, 42
HSL 270°, 4.4, 55.7 hsl(270,4.4%,55.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 270°, 6.8, 57.6
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 57.798, 3.823, -4.667
XYZ 25.367, 25.749, 31.236
xyY 0.308, 0.313, 25.749
CIE-LCH 57.798, 6.033, 309.323
CIE-LUV 57.798, 2.225, -7.307
Hunter-Lab 50.743, 0.432, -0.977
Binary 10001110, 10001001, 10010011

Color Schemes with #8e8993

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Alternatives to #8e8993

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#8e8993 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8993

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#8e8993 border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8993;}
.background {background-color:#8e8993;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8993;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8993

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, #050405 is the darkest color, while #fafafa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8993

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e8993 is the less saturated color, while #8e21fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8993 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.

  • #8c8c8c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8c8b8d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #909099 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9a8c99 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #948f99 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8f8d96 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #958b97 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #918c96 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population