#8e9c9e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e9c9e is composed of 55.7% red, 61.2% green and 62% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 10.1% cyan, 1.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 38% black. It has a hue angle of 187.5 degrees, a saturation of 7.6% and a lightness of 58.8%. #8e9c9e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d393d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 61
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 10
    • M 1
    • Y 0
    • K 38
    CMYK color chart

#8e9c9e color description : Dark grayish cyan.

#8e9c9e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e9c9e has RGB values of R:142, G:156, B:158 and CMYK values of C:0.1, M:0.01, Y:0, K:0.38. Its decimal value is 9346206.

Hex triplet 8e9c9e #8e9c9e
RGB Decimal 142, 156, 158 rgb(142,156,158)
RGB Percent 55.7, 61.2, 62 rgb(55.7%,61.2%,62%)
CMYK 10, 1, 0, 38
HSL 187.5°, 7.6, 58.8 hsl(187.5,7.6%,58.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 187.5°, 10.1, 62
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 63.34, -4.548, -2.751
XYZ 29.214, 31.996, 36.983
xyY 0.298, 0.326, 31.996
CIE-LCH 63.34, 5.315, 211.171
CIE-LUV 63.34, -7.734, -3.256
Hunter-Lab 56.565, -6.799, 0.831
Binary 10001110, 10011100, 10011110

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#8e9c9e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e9c9e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e9c9e;}
.background {background-color:#8e9c9e;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e9c9e;}

Shades and Tints of #8e9c9e

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, #030303 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e9c9e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8e9c9e is the less saturated color, while #2de5ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e9c9e 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.

  • #989898 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #969999 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a09da1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #aa9aa5 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #959fab Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #999da0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9f9aa2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #929ea6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population