#988ea1 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #988ea1 is composed of 59.6% red, 55.7% green and 63.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.6% cyan, 11.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 36.9% black. It has a hue angle of 271.6 degrees, a saturation of 9.2% and a lightness of 59.4%. #988ea1 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #311d43. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 60
    • G 56
    • B 63
    RGB color chart
    • C 6
    • M 12
    • Y 0
    • K 37
    CMYK color chart

#988ea1 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#988ea1 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #988ea1 has RGB values of R:152, G:142, B:161 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0.12, Y:0, K:0.37. Its decimal value is 9997985.

Hex triplet 988ea1 #988ea1
RGB Decimal 152, 142, 161 rgb(152,142,161)
RGB Percent 59.6, 55.7, 63.1 rgb(59.6%,55.7%,63.1%)
CMYK 6, 12, 0, 37
HSL 271.6°, 9.2, 59.4 hsl(271.6,9.2%,59.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 271.6°, 11.8, 63.1
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 60.422, 7.409, -8.684
XYZ 29.054, 28.595, 37.705
xyY 0.305, 0.3, 28.595
CIE-LCH 60.422, 11.415, 310.471
CIE-LUV 60.422, 4.444, -13.905
Hunter-Lab 53.474, 3.404, -4.374
Binary 10011000, 10001110, 10100001

Color Schemes with #988ea1

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Alternatives to #988ea1

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#988ea1 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #988ea1

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CSS codes
.text {color:#988ea1;}
.background {background-color:#988ea1;}
.border {border:1px solid #988ea1;}

Shades and Tints of #988ea1

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, #040405 is the darkest color, while #faf9fa is the lightest one.

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Tones of #988ea1

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #989699 is the less saturated color, while #9d36f9 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #988ea1 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.

  • #939393 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #949296 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9496a7 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9e93a6 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9c949f Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9693a5 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9c91a4 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9a92a0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population