#8e8ea9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8ea9 is composed of 55.7% red, 55.7% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 16% cyan, 16% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 13.6% and a lightness of 61%. #8e8ea9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d1d53. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 56
    • B 66
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    • C 16
    • M 16
    • Y 0
    • K 34
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#8e8ea9 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8e8ea9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8ea9 has RGB values of R:142, G:142, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0.16, M:0.16, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 9342633.

Hex triplet 8e8ea9 #8e8ea9
RGB Decimal 142, 142, 169 rgb(142,142,169)
RGB Percent 55.7, 55.7, 66.3 rgb(55.7%,55.7%,66.3%)
CMYK 16, 16, 0, 34
HSL 240°, 13.6, 61 hsl(240,13.6%,61%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 16, 66.3
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 59.854, 5.691, -14.175
XYZ 27.988, 27.961, 41.456
xyY 0.287, 0.287, 27.961
CIE-LCH 59.854, 15.275, 291.876
CIE-LUV 59.854, -1.587, -21.954
Hunter-Lab 52.878, 1.943, -9.468
Binary 10001110, 10001110, 10101001

Color Schemes with #8e8ea9

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Alternatives to #8e8ea9

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#8e8ea9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8ea9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8ea9;}
.background {background-color:#8e8ea9;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8ea9;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8ea9

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, #07070a is the darkest color, while #fdfdfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8ea9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9696a1 is the less saturated color, while #3a3afd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8ea9 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.

  • #919191 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #909096 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9094ae Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9792ad Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9196a0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8f92ac Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9490ac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9093a3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population