#8e8e96 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8e96 is composed of 55.7% red, 55.7% green and 58.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.3% cyan, 5.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 41.2% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 3.7% and a lightness of 57.3%. #8e8e96 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d1d2d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 56
    • B 59
    RGB color chart
    • C 5
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 41
    CMYK color chart

#8e8e96 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8e8e96 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8e96 has RGB values of R:142, G:142, B:150 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 9342614.

Hex triplet 8e8e96 #8e8e96
RGB Decimal 142, 142, 150 rgb(142,142,150)
RGB Percent 55.7, 55.7, 58.8 rgb(55.7%,55.7%,58.8%)
CMYK 5, 5, 0, 41
HSL 240°, 3.7, 57.3 hsl(240,3.7%,57.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 5.3, 58.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 59.25, 1.599, -4.24
XYZ 26.332, 27.299, 32.734
xyY 0.305, 0.316, 27.299
CIE-LCH 59.25, 4.532, 290.664
CIE-LUV 59.25, -0.462, -6.362
Hunter-Lab 52.248, -1.473, -0.573
Binary 10001110, 10001110, 10010110

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#8e8e96 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8e96

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8e96;}
.background {background-color:#8e8e96;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8e96;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8e96

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, #080809 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8e96

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e8e96 is the less saturated color, while #2929fb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8e96 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.

  • #8f8f8f Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8f8f90 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #94939b Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9e909c Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #94939d Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #929199 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #988f9a Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #92919b Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population