#8e8c8e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8c8e is composed of 55.7% red, 54.9% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 1.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 300 degrees, a saturation of 0.9% and a lightness of 55.3%. #8e8c8e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d191d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 55
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e8c8e color description : Dark grayish magenta.

#8e8c8e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8c8e has RGB values of R:142, G:140, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9342094.

Hex triplet 8e8c8e #8e8c8e
RGB Decimal 142, 140, 142 rgb(142,140,142)
RGB Percent 55.7, 54.9, 55.7 rgb(55.7%,54.9%,55.7%)
CMYK 0, 1, 0, 44
HSL 300°, 0.9, 55.3 hsl(300,0.9%,55.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 300°, 1.4, 55.7
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 58.471, 1.126, -0.809
XYZ 25.415, 26.46, 29.358
xyY 0.313, 0.326, 26.46
CIE-LCH 58.471, 1.386, 324.323
CIE-LUV 58.471, 1.02, -1.331
Hunter-Lab 51.439, -1.826, 2.169
Binary 10001110, 10001100, 10001110

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#8e8c8e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8c8e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8c8e;}
.background {background-color:#8e8c8e;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8c8e;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8c8e

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, #040404 is the darkest color, while #f9f9f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8c8e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e8c8e is the less saturated color, while #f723f7 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8c8e 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.

  • #8d8d8d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8d8d8d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #949193 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9e8e95 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #95909b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #928f91 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #988d92 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #928f96 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population