#8e99b2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e99b2 is composed of 55.7% red, 60% green and 69.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 20.2% cyan, 14% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.2% black. It has a hue angle of 221.7 degrees, a saturation of 18.9% and a lightness of 62.7%. #8e99b2 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d3365. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 60
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 20
    • M 14
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#8e99b2 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8e99b2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e99b2 has RGB values of R:142, G:153, B:178 and CMYK values of C:0.2, M:0.14, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 9345458.

Hex triplet 8e99b2 #8e99b2
RGB Decimal 142, 153, 178 rgb(142,153,178)
RGB Percent 55.7, 60, 69.8 rgb(55.7%,60%,69.8%)
CMYK 20, 14, 0, 30
HSL 221.7°, 18.9, 62.7 hsl(221.7,18.9%,62.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 221.7°, 20.2, 69.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 63.133, 1.523, -14.32
XYZ 30.581, 31.747, 46.634
xyY 0.281, 0.291, 31.747
CIE-LCH 63.133, 14.401, 276.073
CIE-LUV 63.133, -7.129, -21.758
Hunter-Lab 56.345, -1.723, -9.63
Binary 10001110, 10011001, 10110010

Color Schemes with #8e99b2

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Alternatives to #8e99b2

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#8e99b2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e99b2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e99b2;}
.background {background-color:#8e99b2;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e99b2;}

Shades and Tints of #8e99b2

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, #020304 is the darkest color, while #f7f8fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e99b2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9d9fa3 is the less saturated color, while #457dfb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e99b2 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.

  • #999999 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #97999e Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #999cb5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9f9ab7 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #91a0ab Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #959bb4 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #999ab5 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #909dad Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population