#8e8e8a Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8e8a is composed of 55.7% red, 55.7% green and 54.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 0% magenta, 2.8% yellow and 44.3% black. It has a hue angle of 60 degrees, a saturation of 1.7% and a lightness of 54.9%. #8e8e8a color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d1d15. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 56
    • B 54
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 0
    • Y 3
    • K 44
    CMYK color chart

#8e8e8a color description : Dark grayish yellow.

#8e8e8a Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8e8a has RGB values of R:142, G:142, B:138 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0, Y:0.03, K:0.44. Its decimal value is 9342602.

Hex triplet 8e8e8a #8e8e8a
RGB Decimal 142, 142, 138 rgb(142,142,138)
RGB Percent 55.7, 55.7, 54.1 rgb(55.7%,55.7%,54.1%)
CMYK 0, 0, 3, 44
HSL 60°, 1.7, 54.9 hsl(60,1.7%,54.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 60°, 2.8, 55.7
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 58.911, -0.771, 2.121
XYZ 25.415, 26.932, 27.903
xyY 0.317, 0.336, 26.932
CIE-LCH 58.911, 2.257, 109.971
CIE-LUV 58.911, 0.221, 3.108
Hunter-Lab 51.896, -3.401, 4.449
Binary 10001110, 10001110, 10001010

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#8e8e8a Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8e8a

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8e8a;}
.background {background-color:#8e8e8a;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8e8a;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8e8a

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 #f8f8f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8e8a

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e8e8a is the less saturated color, while #f8f820 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8e8a 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.

  • #8e8e8e Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8e8e8d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #97928f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a18f91 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #96919c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #93918d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9a8e8e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #939095 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population