#a497a7 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a497a7 is composed of 64.3% red, 59.2% green and 65.5% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.8% cyan, 9.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 34.5% black. It has a hue angle of 288.8 degrees, a saturation of 8.3% and a lightness of 62.4%. #a497a7 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #492f4f. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 64
    • G 59
    • B 65
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 10
    • Y 0
    • K 35
    CMYK color chart

#a497a7 color description : Dark grayish magenta.

#a497a7 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a497a7 has RGB values of R:164, G:151, B:167 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.1, Y:0, K:0.35. Its decimal value is 10786727.

Hex triplet a497a7 #a497a7
RGB Decimal 164, 151, 167 rgb(164,151,167)
RGB Percent 64.3, 59.2, 65.5 rgb(64.3%,59.2%,65.5%)
CMYK 2, 10, 0, 35
HSL 288.8°, 8.3, 62.4 hsl(288.8,8.3%,62.4%)
HSV (or HSB) 288.8°, 9.6, 65.5
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 64.012, 7.783, -6.63
XYZ 33.35, 32.816, 41.134
xyY 0.311, 0.306, 32.816
CIE-LCH 64.012, 10.224, 319.575
CIE-LUV 64.012, 6.417, -11.031
Hunter-Lab 57.285, 3.67, -2.474
Binary 10100100, 10010111, 10100111

Color Schemes with #a497a7

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Alternatives to #a497a7

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#a497a7 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a497a7

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a497a7;}
.background {background-color:#a497a7;}
.border {border:1px solid #a497a7;}

Shades and Tints of #a497a7

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 #f8f7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a497a7

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #9f9ea0 is the less saturated color, while #d746f8 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a497a7 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
  • #9e9c9f Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #9f9fad Protanopia 1% of men
  • #a99cab Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #a89da8 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a09caa Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #a79aa9 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a69aa7 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population