#8e8e9b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8e9b is composed of 55.7% red, 55.7% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.4% cyan, 8.4% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 6.1% and a lightness of 58.2%. #8e8e9b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d1d37. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 56
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 8
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#8e8e9b color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8e8e9b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8e9b has RGB values of R:142, G:142, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.08, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 9342619.

Hex triplet 8e8e9b #8e8e9b
RGB Decimal 142, 142, 155 rgb(142,142,155)
RGB Percent 55.7, 55.7, 60.8 rgb(55.7%,55.7%,60.8%)
CMYK 8, 8, 0, 39
HSL 240°, 6.1, 58.2 hsl(240,6.1%,58.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 8.4, 60.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 59.401, 2.637, -6.873
XYZ 26.744, 27.463, 34.901
xyY 0.3, 0.308, 27.463
CIE-LCH 59.401, 7.361, 290.994
CIE-LUV 59.401, -0.754, -10.405
Hunter-Lab 52.405, -0.617, -2.802
Binary 10001110, 10001110, 10011011

Color Schemes with #8e8e9b

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#8e8e9b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8e9b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8e9b;}
.background {background-color:#8e8e9b;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8e9b;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8e9b

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f6f6f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8e9b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e8e9b is the less saturated color, while #2c2cfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8e9b 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
  • #9393a0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9c91a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #93949e Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #91919e Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #978f9e Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #91919d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population