#7f8c8d Color Information

#7f8c8d color image
#7f8c8d hex color is composed of 49.8% red, 54.9% green and 55.3% blue. This color's complement is #8d807f. The CMYK color model (used in color printing) for #7f8c8d is 10% cyan, 1% magenta, 0% yellow and 45% black. #7f8c8d hex color decimal value is 8359053. The #7f8c8d hex color can be used on a black background. Closest web safe color is: #669999.

#7f8c8d Color Conversions

The hexadecimal color #7f8c8d has RGB values of R:127, G:140, B:141. Its decimal value is 8359053.

Hex Triplet 7f8c8d
RGB 127, 140, 141
RGB Percent 49.8%, 54.9%, 55.3%
HSV 184.29º, 6%, 53%
XYZ 22.938, 25.191, 28.853
LAB 0.573, -0.045, -0.021
CMYK 10%, 1%, 0%, 45%
Decimal 8359053
Color Is Dark No
Color Is Light Yes
Most Readable Black
Web Safe Color #669999

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    #7f8c8d Color Schemes

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    Lighten and Darken Colors

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    #7f8c8d Tints, Tones and Shades


    Tints are created by adding white tones to any color on the color song. In this way a lighter color than the original one is obtained.


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    #7f8c8d CSS Examples

    The text has a font color of #7f8c8d

    color: #7f8c8d;

    This element has a background-color of #7f8c8d

    background-color: #7f8c8d;

    This element has a border-color of #7f8c8d

    border: 1px solid #7f8c8d;

    This element has a box-shadow color of #7f8c8d

    -webkit-box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #7f8c8d;
    -moz-box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #7f8c8d;
    box-shadow : 4px 4px 1px 1px #7f8c8d;

    This element has a text-shadow color of #7f8c8d

    -webkit-text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #7f8c8d;
    -moz-text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #7f8c8d;
    text-shadow : 1px 1px 2px #7f8c8d;

    Gradient color of #7f8c8d

    background-color: #7f8c8d; 
    filter: progid:DXImageTransform.Microsoft.gradient(startColorstr='#7f8c8d', endColorstr='#667273'); 
    background-image: -webkit-gradient(linear, 0% 0%, 0% 100%, from(#7f8c8d), to(#667273)); 
    background-image: -webkit-linear-gradient(top, #7f8c8d, #667273); 
    background-image: -moz-linear-gradient(top, #7f8c8d, #667273); 
    background-image: -o-linear-gradient(top, #7f8c8d, #667273); 
    background-image: linear-gradient(to bottom, #7f8c8d, #667273);