#8e97a8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e97a8 is composed of 55.7% red, 59.2% green and 65.9% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 15.5% cyan, 10.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.1% black. It has a hue angle of 219.2 degrees, a saturation of 13% and a lightness of 60.8%. #8e97a8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d2f51. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 59
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#8e97a8 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8e97a8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e97a8 has RGB values of R:142, G:151, B:168 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 9344936.

Hex triplet 8e97a8 #8e97a8
RGB Decimal 142, 151, 168 rgb(142,151,168)
RGB Percent 55.7, 59.2, 65.9 rgb(55.7%,59.2%,65.9%)
CMYK 15, 10, 0, 34
HSL 219.2°, 13, 60.8 hsl(219.2,13%,60.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 219.2°, 15.5, 65.9
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 62.263, 0.38, -9.989
XYZ 29.288, 30.711, 41.428
xyY 0.289, 0.303, 30.711
CIE-LCH 62.263, 9.996, 272.178
CIE-LUV 62.263, -5.754, -14.853
Hunter-Lab 55.417, -2.642, -5.531
Binary 10001110, 10010111, 10101000

Color Schemes with #8e97a8

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Alternatives to #8e97a8

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#8e97a8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e97a8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e97a8;}
.background {background-color:#8e97a8;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e97a8;}

Shades and Tints of #8e97a8

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, #070809 is the darkest color, while #fdfdfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e97a8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9699a0 is the less saturated color, while #397dfd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e97a8 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.

  • #969696 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #94969a Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #999aab Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a198ad Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #939da8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9599aa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9a97ab Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #919aa8 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population