#9b59b6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #9b59b6 is composed of 60.8% red, 34.9% green and 71.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 14.8% cyan, 51.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 28.6% black. It has a hue angle of 282.6 degrees, a saturation of 38.9% and a lightness of 53.1%. #9b59b6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffb2ff with #37006d. Closest websafe color is: #9966cc.

    • R 61
    • G 35
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 15
    • M 51
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#9b59b6 color description : Moderate violet.

#9b59b6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #9b59b6 has RGB values of R:155, G:89, B:182 and CMYK values of C:0.15, M:0.51, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 10181046.

Hex triplet 9b59b6 #9b59b6
RGB Decimal 155, 89, 182 rgb(155,89,182)
RGB Percent 60.8, 34.9, 71.4 rgb(60.8%,34.9%,71.4%)
CMYK 15, 51, 0, 29
HSL 282.6°, 38.9, 53.1 hsl(282.6,38.9%,53.1%)
HSV (or HSB) 282.6°, 51.1, 71.4
Web Safe 9966cc #9966cc
CIE-LAB 48.873, 42.99, -38.529
XYZ 25.532, 17.491, 46.285
xyY 0.286, 0.196, 17.491
CIE-LCH 48.873, 57.729, 318.133
CIE-LUV 48.873, 26.351, -63.189
Hunter-Lab 41.823, 35.782, -36.339
Binary 10011011, 01011001, 10110110

Color Schemes with #9b59b6

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Alternatives to #9b59b6

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#9b59b6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #9b59b6

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CSS codes
.text {color:#9b59b6;}
.background {background-color:#9b59b6;}
.border {border:1px solid #9b59b6;}

Shades and Tints of #9b59b6

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, #09050b is the darkest color, while #fdfcfe is the lightest one.

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Tones of #9b59b6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #888788 is the less saturated color, while #b619f6 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #9b59b6 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.

  • #777777 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #7e7184 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #5278cb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #607ab1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #95727a Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #6c6dc3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #756eb3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #97698f Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population