#8f979b Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #8f979b is composed of 56.1% red, 59.2% green and 60.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 7.7% cyan, 2.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 39.2% black. It has a hue angle of 200 degrees, a saturation of 5.7% and a lightness of 58.4%. #8f979b color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #1f2f37. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 56
    • G 59
    • B 61
    RGB color chart
    • C 8
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 39
    CMYK color chart

#8f979b color description : Dark grayish blue.

#8f979b Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #8f979b has RGB values of R:143, G:151, B:155 and CMYK values of C:0.08, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.39. Its decimal value is 9410459.

Hex triplet 8f979b #8f979b
RGB Decimal 143, 151, 155 rgb(143,151,155)
RGB Percent 56.1, 59.2, 60.8 rgb(56.1%,59.2%,60.8%)
CMYK 8, 3, 0, 39
HSL 200°, 5.7, 58.4 hsl(200,5.7%,58.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 200°, 7.7, 60.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 61.946, -2.059, -3.1
XYZ 28.31, 30.339, 35.373
xyY 0.301, 0.323, 30.339
CIE-LCH 61.946, 3.721, 236.404
CIE-LUV 61.946, -4.633, -4.152
Hunter-Lab 55.081, -4.65, 0.481
Binary 10001111, 10010111, 10011011

Color Schemes with #8f979b

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#8f979b Preview

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CSS codes
.text {color:#8f979b;}
.background {background-color:#8f979b;}
.border {border:1px solid #8f979b;}

Shades and Tints of #8f979b

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, #020202 is the darkest color, while #f7f7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #8f979b

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #8f979b is the less saturated color, while #2db8fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #8f979b 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.

  • #959595 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #949596 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9c9a9f Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a696a2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #969ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #97999d Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9d969f Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9399a2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population