#996ee8 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #996ee8 is composed of 60% red, 43.1% green and 91% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 34.1% cyan, 52.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 9% black. It has a hue angle of 261.1 degrees, a saturation of 72.6% and a lightness of 67.1%. #996ee8 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffdcff with #3300d1. Closest websafe color is: #9966ff.

    • R 60
    • G 43
    • B 91
    RGB color chart
    • C 34
    • M 53
    • Y 0
    • K 9
    CMYK color chart

#996ee8 color description : Soft violet.

#996ee8 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #996ee8 has RGB values of R:153, G:110, B:232 and CMYK values of C:0.34, M:0.53, Y:0, K:0.09. Its decimal value is 10055400.

Hex triplet 996ee8 #996ee8
RGB Decimal 153, 110, 232 rgb(153,110,232)
RGB Percent 60, 43.1, 91 rgb(60%,43.1%,91%)
CMYK 34, 53, 0, 9
HSL 261.1°, 72.6, 67.1 hsl(261.1,72.6%,67.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 261.1°, 52.6, 91
Web Safe 9966ff #9966ff
CIE-LAB 55.837, 42.756, -55.988
XYZ 33.276, 23.75, 79.171
xyY 0.244, 0.174, 23.75
CIE-LCH 55.837, 70.447, 307.368
CIE-LUV 55.837, 10.476, -92.51
Hunter-Lab 48.734, 36.595, -62.205
Binary 10011001, 01101110, 11101000

Color Schemes with #996ee8

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Alternatives to #996ee8

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#996ee8 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #996ee8

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CSS codes
.text {color:#996ee8;}
.background {background-color:#996ee8;}
.border {border:1px solid #996ee8;}

Shades and Tints of #996ee8

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, #030107 is the darkest color, while #f8f5fd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #996ee8

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #aaa8ae is the less saturated color, while #935bfb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #996ee8 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.

  • #898989 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #8c849c Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #4788f9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #4a8de0 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #898b95 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #647ef3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #6781e3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #8e81b3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population