#8e8ec5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e8ec5 is composed of 55.7% red, 55.7% green and 77.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 27.9% cyan, 27.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 22.7% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 32.2% and a lightness of 66.5%. #8e8ec5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d1d8b. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 56
    • G 56
    • B 77
    RGB color chart
    • C 28
    • M 28
    • Y 0
    • K 23
    CMYK color chart

#8e8ec5 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#8e8ec5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e8ec5 has RGB values of R:142, G:142, B:197 and CMYK values of C:0.28, M:0.28, Y:0, K:0.23. Its decimal value is 9342661.

Hex triplet 8e8ec5 #8e8ec5
RGB Decimal 142, 142, 197 rgb(142,142,197)
RGB Percent 55.7, 55.7, 77.3 rgb(55.7%,55.7%,77.3%)
CMYK 28, 28, 0, 23
HSL 240°, 32.2, 66.5 hsl(240,32.2%,66.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 27.9, 77.3
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 60.894, 12.38, -28.438
XYZ 30.904, 29.128, 56.814
xyY 0.264, 0.249, 29.128
CIE-LCH 60.894, 31.015, 293.525
CIE-LUV 60.894, -3.294, -45.608
Hunter-Lab 53.97, 7.766, -24.636
Binary 10001110, 10001110, 11000101

Color Schemes with #8e8ec5

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Alternatives to #8e8ec5

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#8e8ec5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e8ec5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e8ec5;}
.background {background-color:#8e8ec5;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e8ec5;}

Shades and Tints of #8e8ec5

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, #020204 is the darkest color, while #f6f6fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e8ec5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a8ab is the less saturated color, while #5959fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e8ec5 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.

  • #949494 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #93939e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8896c9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #8b96c7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8b9aa5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #8a93c8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #8c93c6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8c96b1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population