#8e97c8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e97c8 is composed of 55.7% red, 59.2% green and 78.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 29% cyan, 24.5% magenta, 0% yellow and 21.6% black. It has a hue angle of 230.7 degrees, a saturation of 34.5% and a lightness of 67.1%. #8e97c8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d2f91. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 56
    • G 59
    • B 78
    RGB color chart
    • C 29
    • M 25
    • Y 0
    • K 22
    CMYK color chart

#8e97c8 color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#8e97c8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e97c8 has RGB values of R:142, G:151, B:200 and CMYK values of C:0.29, M:0.25, Y:0, K:0.22. Its decimal value is 9344968.

Hex triplet 8e97c8 #8e97c8
RGB Decimal 142, 151, 200 rgb(142,151,200)
RGB Percent 55.7, 59.2, 78.4 rgb(55.7%,59.2%,78.4%)
CMYK 29, 25, 0, 22
HSL 230.7°, 34.5, 67.1 hsl(230.7,34.5%,67.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 230.7°, 29, 78.4
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 63.387, 7.972, -26.277
XYZ 32.645, 32.054, 59.107
xyY 0.264, 0.259, 32.054
CIE-LCH 63.387, 27.46, 286.877
CIE-LUV 63.387, -7.254, -41.789
Hunter-Lab 56.616, 3.847, -22.268
Binary 10001110, 10010111, 11001000

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#8e97c8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e97c8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e97c8;}
.background {background-color:#8e97c8;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e97c8;}

Shades and Tints of #8e97c8

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, #030306 is the darkest color, while #f8f8fb is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e97c8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a9ae is the less saturated color, while #5a73fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e97c8 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.

  • #9a9a9a Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9899a3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #919dcb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #949cca Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8ca2ad Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #909aca Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #919ac9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8d9eb7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population