Here is how to view the CSS hover state for an element with the Chrome developer tools and element selector.
Once in Google Chrome and at your webpage, Open the Chrome developer tools by right clicking and selecting “inspect” or by pressing ctrl-shift-i. In the top left of the Dev tools panel is the element selector, circled red in this image:
Click that and then choose the element you want to see/modify the hover state off.
For this example I selected a report button on the webpage