#998e8e Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #998e8e is composed of 60% red, 55.7% green and 55.7% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 7.2% magenta, 7.2% yellow and 40% black. It has a hue angle of 0 degrees, a saturation of 5.1% and a lightness of 57.8%. #998e8e color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #331d1d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 60
    • G 56
    • B 56
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 7
    • Y 7
    • K 40
    CMYK color chart

#998e8e color description : Dark grayish red.

#998e8e Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #998e8e has RGB values of R:153, G:142, B:142 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.07, Y:0.07, K:0.4. Its decimal value is 10063502.

Hex triplet 998e8e #998e8e
RGB Decimal 153, 142, 142 rgb(153,142,142)
RGB Percent 60, 55.7, 55.7 rgb(60%,55.7%,55.7%)
CMYK 0, 7, 7, 40
HSL 0°, 5.1, 57.8 hsl(0,5.1%,57.8%)
HSV (or HSB) 0°, 7.2, 60
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 59.953, 4.082, 1.467
XYZ 27.692, 28.072, 29.549
xyY 0.325, 0.329, 28.072
CIE-LCH 59.953, 4.337, 19.772
CIE-LUV 59.953, 6.446, 1.384
Hunter-Lab 52.983, 0.574, 4.021
Binary 10011001, 10001110, 10001110

Color Schemes with #998e8e

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Alternatives to #998e8e

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#998e8e Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #998e8e

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CSS codes
.text {color:#998e8e;}
.background {background-color:#998e8e;}
.border {border:1px solid #998e8e;}

Shades and Tints of #998e8e

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f6f5f5 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #998e8e

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #998e8e is the less saturated color, while #fc2b2b is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #998e8e 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.

  • #919191 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #939090 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #989594 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a49194 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9f929c Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #989292 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a09092 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9d9097 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population