#a6a6a9 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a6a6a9 is composed of 65.1% red, 65.1% green and 66.3% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.8% cyan, 1.8% magenta, 0% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 1.7% and a lightness of 65.7%. #a6a6a9 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #4d4d53. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 65
    • G 65
    • B 66
    RGB color chart
    • C 2
    • M 2
    • Y 0
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#a6a6a9 color description : Dark grayish blue.

#a6a6a9 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a6a6a9 has RGB values of R:166, G:166, B:169 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0.02, Y:0, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 10921641.

Hex triplet a6a6a9 #a6a6a9
RGB Decimal 166, 166, 169 rgb(166,166,169)
RGB Percent 65.1, 65.1, 66.3 rgb(65.1%,65.1%,66.3%)
CMYK 2, 2, 0, 34
HSL 240°, 1.7, 65.7 hsl(240,1.7%,65.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 1.8, 66.3
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 68.2, 0.573, -1.553
XYZ 36.522, 38.244, 42.992
xyY 0.31, 0.325, 38.244
CIE-LCH 68.2, 1.655, 290.26
CIE-LUV 68.2, -0.175, -2.373
Hunter-Lab 61.842, -2.805, 2.071
Binary 10100110, 10100110, 10101001

Color Schemes with #a6a6a9

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#a6a6a9 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a6a6a9

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a6a6a9;}
.background {background-color:#a6a6a9;}
.border {border:1px solid #a6a6a9;}

Shades and Tints of #a6a6a9

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 #f6f6f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a6a6a9

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a6a6a9 is the less saturated color, while #5555fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a6a6a9 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.

  • #a6a6a6 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a6a6a7 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aca9ad Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b8a5ae Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aca9b5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #aaa8ab Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b1a5ac Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a9a8b0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population