#8e8e9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8e9e is composed of 55.7% red, 55.7% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.1% cyan, 10.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 7.6% and a lightness of 58.8%. #8e8e9e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d1d3d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 56
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#8e8e9e color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8e8e9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8e9e has RGB values of R:142, G:142, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 9342622.

Hex triplet 8e8e9e #8e8e9e
RGB Decimal 142, 142, 158 rgb(142,142,158)
RGB Percent 55.7, 55.7, 62 rgb(55.7%,55.7%,62%)
CMYK 10, 10, 0, 38
HSL 240°, 7.6, 58.8 hsl(240,7.6%,58.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 10.1, 62
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 59.494, 3.274, -8.446
XYZ 26.999, 27.565, 36.244
xyY 0.297, 0.304, 27.565
CIE-LCH 59.494, 9.059, 291.186
CIE-LUV 59.494, -0.931, -12.854
Hunter-Lab 52.503, -0.089, -4.178
Binary 10001110, 10001110, 10011110

Color Schemes with #8e8e9e

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#8e8e9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8e9e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8e9e;}
.background {background-color:#8e8e9e;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8e9e;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8e9e

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 #f8f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8e9e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e8e9e is the less saturated color, while #2d2dff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8e9e 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.

  • #909090 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #909093 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9394a3 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9b91a3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #93949f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9191a1 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9690a1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #91929e Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population