#a3a9ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a3a9ad is composed of 63.9% red, 66.3% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 5.8% cyan, 2.3% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 204 degrees, a saturation of 5.7% and a lightness of 65.9%. #a3a9ad color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #47535b. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 64
    • G 66
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 6
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#a3a9ad color description : Dark grayish blue.

#a3a9ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a3a9ad has RGB values of R:163, G:169, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.06, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 10725805.

Hex triplet a3a9ad #a3a9ad
RGB Decimal 163, 169, 173 rgb(163,169,173)
RGB Percent 63.9, 66.3, 67.8 rgb(63.9%,66.3%,67.8%)
CMYK 6, 2, 0, 32
HSL 204°, 5.7, 65.9 hsl(204,5.7%,65.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 204°, 5.8, 67.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 68.881, -1.332, -2.799
XYZ 36.834, 39.179, 45.155
xyY 0.304, 0.323, 39.179
CIE-LCH 68.881, 3.1, 244.554
CIE-LUV 68.881, -3.56, -3.907
Hunter-Lab 62.593, -4.499, 1.044
Binary 10100011, 10101001, 10101101

Color Schemes with #a3a9ad

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Alternatives to #a3a9ad

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#a3a9ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a3a9ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a3a9ad;}
.background {background-color:#a3a9ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #a3a9ad;}

Shades and Tints of #a3a9ad

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, #010101 is the darkest color, while #f6f7f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a3a9ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a3a9ad is the less saturated color, while #53b9fd is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a3a9ad 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.

  • #a8a8a8 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7a8a9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aeabb0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9a7b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a9acb8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #aaaaaf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b1a8b0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a6abb4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population