#8e8e99 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8e99 is composed of 55.7% red, 55.7% green and 60% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.2% cyan, 7.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 5.1% and a lightness of 57.8%. #8e8e99 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d1d33. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 56
    • B 60
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 40
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#8e8e99 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8e8e99 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8e99 has RGB values of R:142, G:142, B:153 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9342617.

Hex triplet 8e8e99 #8e8e99
RGB Decimal 142, 142, 153 rgb(142,142,153)
RGB Percent 55.7, 55.7, 60 rgb(55.7%,55.7%,60%)
CMYK 7, 7, 0, 40
HSL 240°, 5.1, 57.8 hsl(240,5.1%,57.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 7.2, 60
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 59.34, 2.219, -5.821
XYZ 26.577, 27.397, 34.023
xyY 0.302, 0.311, 27.397
CIE-LCH 59.34, 6.23, 290.864
CIE-LUV 59.34, -0.637, -8.782
Hunter-Lab 52.342, -0.963, -1.9
Binary 10001110, 10001110, 10011001

Color Schemes with #8e8e99

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#8e8e99 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8e99

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8e99;}
.background {background-color:#8e8e99;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8e99;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8e99

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f5f5f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8e99

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e8e99 is the less saturated color, while #2b2bfc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8e99 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
  • #8f8f91 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #94939e Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9d909f Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #93939e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91919c Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #978f9d Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #91919c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population