#8e959b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e959b is composed of 55.7% red, 58.4% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 8.4% cyan, 3.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 207.7 degrees, a saturation of 6.1% and a lightness of 58.2%. #8e959b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d2b37. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 58
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#8e959b color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8e959b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e959b has RGB values of R:142, G:149, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 9344411.

Hex triplet 8e959b #8e959b
RGB Decimal 142, 149, 155 rgb(142,149,155)
RGB Percent 55.7, 58.4, 60.8 rgb(55.7%,58.4%,60.8%)
CMYK 8, 4, 0, 39
HSL 207.7°, 6.1, 58.2 hsl(207.7,6.1%,58.2%)
HSV (or HSB) 207.7°, 8.4, 60.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 61.318, -1.297, -4.034
XYZ 27.818, 29.612, 35.259
xyY 0.3, 0.319, 29.612
CIE-LCH 61.318, 4.237, 252.175
CIE-LUV 61.318, -4.187, -5.635
Hunter-Lab 54.417, -3.98, -0.324
Binary 10001110, 10010101, 10011011

Color Schemes with #8e959b

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Alternatives to #8e959b

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#8e959b Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e959b

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e959b;}
.background {background-color:#8e959b;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e959b;}

Shades and Tints of #8e959b

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 #f6f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e959b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e959b is the less saturated color, while #2c9dfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e959b 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
  • #939495 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9a989f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a395a1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9499a4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #95979d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9b959f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9298a1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population