#8f00ff Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8f00ff (also known as Electric violet) is composed of 56.1% red, 0% green and 100% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 43.9% cyan, 100% magenta, 0% yellow and 0% black. It has a hue angle of 273.6 degrees, a saturation of 100% and a lightness of 50%. #8f00ff color hex could be obtained by blending #ff00ff with #1f00ff. Closest websafe color is: #9900ff.

    • R 56
    • G 0
    • B 100
    RGB color chart
    • C 44
    • M 100
    • Y 0
    • K 0
    CMYK color chart

#8f00ff color description : Pure (or mostly pure) violet.

#8f00ff Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8f00ff has RGB values of R:143, G:0, B:255 and CMYK values of C:0.44, M:1, Y:0, K:0. Its decimal value is 9371903.

Hex triplet 8f00ff #8f00ff
RGB Decimal 143, 0, 255 rgb(143,0,255)
RGB Percent 56.1, 0, 100 rgb(56.1%,0%,100%)
CMYK 44, 100, 0, 0
HSL 273.6°, 100, 50 hsl(273.6,100%,50%)
HSV (or HSB) 273.6°, 100, 100
Web Safe 9900ff #9900ff
CIE-LAB 42.853, 84.374, -90.025
XYZ 29.375, 13.06, 95.575
xyY 0.213, 0.095, 13.06
CIE-LCH 42.853, 123.383, 313.144
CIE-LUV 42.853, 17.633, -133.016
Hunter-Lab 36.138, 81.851, -131.508
Binary 10001111, 00000000, 11111111

Color Schemes with #8f00ff

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Alternatives to #8f00ff

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#8f00ff Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #8f00ff

This text has a font color of #8f00ff.

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#8f00ff background color

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#8f00ff border color

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8f00ff;}
.background {background-color:#8f00ff;}
.border {border:1px solid #8f00ff;}

Shades and Tints of #8f00ff

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, #0b0014 is the darkest color, while #ffffff is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8f00ff

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #817689 is the less saturated color, while #8f00ff is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8f00ff 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.

  • #484848 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #563a6d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #006acd Protanopia 1% of men
  • #0070b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #6b6c74 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #3443df Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #3447ce Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #7845a6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population