#8e8eb5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8eb5 is composed of 55.7% red, 55.7% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 21.5% cyan, 21.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 20.9% and a lightness of 63.3%. #8e8eb5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d1d6b. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 56
    • G 56
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 22
    • M 22
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#8e8eb5 color description : Grayish blue.

#8e8eb5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8eb5 has RGB values of R:142, G:142, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.22, M:0.22, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 9342645.

Hex triplet 8e8eb5 #8e8eb5
RGB Decimal 142, 142, 181 rgb(142,142,181)
RGB Percent 55.7, 55.7, 71 rgb(55.7%,55.7%,71%)
CMYK 22, 22, 0, 29
HSL 240°, 20.9, 63.3 hsl(240,20.9%,63.3%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 21.5, 71
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 60.278, 8.47, -20.347
XYZ 29.167, 28.433, 47.665
xyY 0.277, 0.27, 28.433
CIE-LCH 60.278, 22.039, 292.601
CIE-LUV 60.278, -2.315, -32.039
Hunter-Lab 53.322, 4.325, -15.674
Binary 10001110, 10001110, 10110101

Color Schemes with #8e8eb5

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Alternatives to #8e8eb5

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#8e8eb5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8eb5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8eb5;}
.background {background-color:#8e8eb5;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8eb5;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8eb5

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, #040406 is the darkest color, while #f9f9fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8eb5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9c9ca7 is the less saturated color, while #4646fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8eb5 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.

  • #929292 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #919199 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8d95b9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9294b8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8e98a2 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8d92b8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9091b7 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e94a9 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population