#8e998e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e998e is composed of 55.7% red, 60% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.2% cyan, 0% magenta, 7.2% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 5.1% and a lightness of 57.8%. #8e998e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d331d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 60
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 7
    • M 0
    • Y 7
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#8e998e color description : Dark grayish lime green.

#8e998e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e998e has RGB values of R:142, G:153, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0.07, M:0, Y:0.07, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 9345422.

Hex triplet 8e998e #8e998e
RGB Decimal 142, 153, 142 rgb(142,153,142)
RGB Percent 55.7, 60, 55.7 rgb(55.7%,60%,55.7%)
CMYK 7, 0, 7, 40
HSL 120°, 5.1, 57.8 hsl(120,5.1%,57.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 7.2, 60
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 62.071, -6.103, 4.422
XYZ 27.428, 30.486, 30.029
xyY 0.312, 0.347, 30.486
CIE-LCH 62.071, 7.536, 144.074
CIE-LUV 62.071, -5.625, 7.26
Hunter-Lab 55.214, -7.954, 6.404
Binary 10001110, 10011001, 10001110

Color Schemes with #8e998e

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Alternatives to #8e998e

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#8e998e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e998e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e998e;}
.background {background-color:#8e998e;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e998e;}

Shades and Tints of #8e998e

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f5f6f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e998e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e998e is the less saturated color, while #2bfc2b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e998e 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
  • #939593 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a09a92 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ab9696 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #979ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #999a90 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a09793 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #939a9d Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population