#8e9cbe Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8e9cbe is composed of 55.7% red, 61.2% green and 74.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 25.3% cyan, 17.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 25.5% black. It has a hue angle of 222.5 degrees, a saturation of 27% and a lightness of 65.1%. #8e9cbe color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1d397d. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 56
    • G 61
    • B 75
    RGB color chart
    • C 25
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 25
    CMYK color chart

#8e9cbe color description : Slightly desaturated blue.

#8e9cbe Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8e9cbe has RGB values of R:142, G:156, B:190 and CMYK values of C:0.25, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.25. Its decimal value is 9346238.

Hex triplet 8e9cbe #8e9cbe
RGB Decimal 142, 156, 190 rgb(142,156,190)
RGB Percent 55.7, 61.2, 74.5 rgb(55.7%,61.2%,74.5%)
CMYK 25, 18, 0, 25
HSL 222.5°, 27, 65.1 hsl(222.5,27%,65.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.5°, 25.3, 74.5
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 64.359, 2.676, -19.197
XYZ 32.336, 33.245, 53.426
xyY 0.272, 0.279, 33.245
CIE-LCH 64.359, 19.383, 277.935
CIE-LUV 64.359, -8.979, -29.714
Hunter-Lab 57.658, -0.795, -14.577
Binary 10001110, 10011100, 10111110

Color Schemes with #8e9cbe

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#8e9cbe Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8e9cbe

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8e9cbe;}
.background {background-color:#8e9cbe;}
.border {border:1px solid #8e9cbe;}

Shades and Tints of #8e9cbe

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, #07080c is the darkest color, while #fefefe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8e9cbe

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a3a5a9 is the less saturated color, while #5082fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8e9cbe 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.

  • #9c9c9c Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #999ca3 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #999fc0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9e9ec2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #8fa4b0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #959ebf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #989dc0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8fa1b5 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population