#a494b5 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a494b5 is composed of 64.3% red, 58% green and 71% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 9.4% cyan, 18.2% magenta, 0% yellow and 29% black. It has a hue angle of 269.1 degrees, a saturation of 18.2% and a lightness of 64.5%. #a494b5 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #49296b. Closest websafe color is: #9999cc.

    • R 64
    • G 58
    • B 71
    RGB color chart
    • C 9
    • M 18
    • Y 0
    • K 29
    CMYK color chart

#a494b5 color description : Grayish violet.

#a494b5 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a494b5 has RGB values of R:164, G:148, B:181 and CMYK values of C:0.09, M:0.18, Y:0, K:0.29. Its decimal value is 10785973.

Hex triplet a494b5 #a494b5
RGB Decimal 164, 148, 181 rgb(164,148,181)
RGB Percent 64.3, 58, 71 rgb(64.3%,58%,71%)
CMYK 9, 18, 0, 29
HSL 269.1°, 18.2, 64.5 hsl(269.1,18.2%,64.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 269.1°, 18.2, 71
Web Safe 9999cc #9999cc
CIE-LAB 63.679, 12.32, -15.011
XYZ 34.239, 32.409, 48.165
xyY 0.298, 0.282, 32.409
CIE-LCH 63.679, 19.42, 309.377
CIE-LUV 63.679, 6.747, -24.531
Hunter-Lab 56.929, 7.731, -10.313
Binary 10100100, 10010100, 10110101

Color Schemes with #a494b5

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Alternatives to #a494b5

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#a494b5 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a494b5

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a494b5;}
.background {background-color:#a494b5;}
.border {border:1px solid #a494b5;}

Shades and Tints of #a494b5

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, #080609 is the darkest color, while #fdfcfd is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a494b5

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a4a2a7 is the less saturated color, while #a24efb is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a494b5 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.

  • #9d9d9d Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #9e9ba2 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #989ebb Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a19bb8 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a59ca7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #9c9ab9 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a299b6 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a499ac Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population