#8e978e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e978e is composed of 55.7% red, 59.2% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 6% cyan, 0% magenta, 6% yellow and 40.8% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 4.1% and a lightness of 57.5%. #8e978e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d2f1d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 59
    • B 56
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    • C 6
    • M 0
    • Y 6
    • K 41
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#8e978e color description : Dark grayish lime green.

#8e978e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e978e has RGB values of R:142, G:151, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0, Y:0.06, K:0.41. Its decimal value is 9344910.

Hex triplet 8e978e #8e978e
RGB Decimal 142, 151, 142 rgb(142,151,142)
RGB Percent 55.7, 59.2, 55.7 rgb(55.7%,59.2%,55.7%)
CMYK 6, 0, 6, 41
HSL 120°, 4.1, 57.5 hsl(120,4.1%,57.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 6, 59.2
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 61.513, -5.005, 3.616
XYZ 27.103, 29.837, 29.921
xyY 0.312, 0.344, 29.837
CIE-LCH 61.513, 6.175, 144.154
CIE-LUV 61.513, -4.606, 5.942
Hunter-Lab 54.623, -7.02, 5.759
Binary 10001110, 10010111, 10001110

Color Schemes with #8e978e

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Alternatives to #8e978e

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#8e978e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e978e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e978e;}
.background {background-color:#8e978e;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e978e;}

Shades and Tints of #8e978e

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, #090a09 is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e978e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e978e is the less saturated color, while #2afb2a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e978e 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #929492 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9e9992 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a99596 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9799a4 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #989890 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9f9593 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #93989c Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population