#8e959e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e959e is composed of 55.7% red, 58.4% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.1% cyan, 5.7% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 213.8 degrees, a saturation of 7.6% and a lightness of 58.8%. #8e959e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d2b3d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 58
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 6
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#8e959e color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8e959e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e959e has RGB values of R:142, G:149, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.06, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 9344414.

Hex triplet 8e959e #8e959e
RGB Decimal 142, 149, 158 rgb(142,149,158)
RGB Percent 55.7, 58.4, 62 rgb(55.7%,58.4%,62%)
CMYK 10, 6, 0, 38
HSL 213.8°, 7.6, 58.8 hsl(213.8,7.6%,58.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 213.8°, 10.1, 62
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 61.407, -0.668, -5.603
XYZ 28.073, 29.714, 36.602
xyY 0.297, 0.315, 29.714
CIE-LCH 61.407, 5.643, 263.205
CIE-LUV 61.407, -4.329, -8.057
Hunter-Lab 54.511, -3.466, -1.654
Binary 10001110, 10010101, 10011110

Color Schemes with #8e959e

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Alternatives to #8e959e

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#8e959e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e959e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e959e;}
.background {background-color:#8e959e;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e959e;}

Shades and Tints of #8e959e

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 #8e959e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e959e is the less saturated color, while #2d89ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e959e 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
  • #939496 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9998a2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a295a4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #949aa5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9597a0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9b95a2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9298a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population