#9c8cb2 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #9c8cb2 is composed of 61.2% red, 54.9% green and 69.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 12.4% cyan, 21.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 30.2% black. It has a hue angle of 265.3 degrees, a saturation of 19.8% and a lightness of 62.4%. #9c8cb2 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #391965. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 61
    • G 55
    • B 70
    RGB color chart
    • C 12
    • M 21
    • Y 0
    • K 30
    CMYK color chart

#9c8cb2 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#9c8cb2 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #9c8cb2 has RGB values of R:156, G:140, B:178 and CMYK values of C:0.12, M:0.21, Y:0, K:0.3. Its decimal value is 10259634.

Hex triplet 9c8cb2 #9c8cb2
RGB Decimal 156, 140, 178 rgb(156,140,178)
RGB Percent 61.2, 54.9, 69.8 rgb(61.2%,54.9%,69.8%)
CMYK 12, 21, 0, 30
HSL 265.3°, 19.8, 62.4 hsl(265.3,19.8%,62.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 265.3°, 21.3, 69.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 60.816, 13.526, -17.72
XYZ 31.123, 29.039, 46.082
xyY 0.293, 0.273, 29.039
CIE-LCH 60.816, 22.292, 307.356
CIE-LUV 60.816, 6.284, -28.716
Hunter-Lab 53.887, 8.79, -12.981
Binary 10011100, 10001100, 10110010

Color Schemes with #9c8cb2

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Alternatives to #9c8cb2

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#9c8cb2 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #9c8cb2

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CSS codes
.text {color:#9c8cb2;}
.background {background-color:#9c8cb2;}
.border {border:1px solid #9c8cb2;}

Shades and Tints of #9c8cb2

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 #f7f6f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #9c8cb2

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9e9ba3 is the less saturated color, while #9042fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #9c8cb2 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
  • #96939b Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #8f96b9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #9795b4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #9c96a0 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9492b6 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #9991b3 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #9c92a6 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population