#8e8c8f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8c8f is composed of 55.7% red, 54.9% green and 56.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0.7% cyan, 2.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 43.9% black. It has a hue angle of 280 degrees, a saturation of 1.3% and a lightness of 55.5%. #8e8c8f color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d191f. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 55
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 1
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e8c8f color description : Dark grayish violet.

#8e8c8f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8c8f has RGB values of R:142, G:140, B:143 and CMYK values of C:0.01, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9342095.

Hex triplet 8e8c8f #8e8c8f
RGB Decimal 142, 140, 143 rgb(142,140,143)
RGB Percent 55.7, 54.9, 56.1 rgb(55.7%,54.9%,56.1%)
CMYK 1, 2, 0, 44
HSL 280°, 1.3, 55.5 hsl(280,1.3%,55.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 280°, 2.1, 56.1
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 58.499, 1.323, -1.34
XYZ 25.49, 26.49, 29.755
xyY 0.312, 0.324, 26.49
CIE-LCH 58.499, 1.883, 314.626
CIE-LUV 58.499, 0.96, -2.12
Hunter-Lab 51.469, -1.666, 1.751
Binary 10001110, 10001100, 10001111

Color Schemes with #8e8c8f

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Alternatives to #8e8c8f

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#8e8c8f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8c8f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8c8f;}
.background {background-color:#8e8c8f;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8c8f;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8c8f

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 #8e8c8f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e8c8f is the less saturated color, while #b123f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8c8f 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
  • #949194 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9e8e95 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #95909b Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #928f92 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #988d93 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #928f96 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population