#a6a6ae Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a6a6ae is composed of 65.1% red, 65.1% green and 68.2% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4.6% cyan, 4.6% magenta, 0% yellow and 31.8% black. It has a hue angle of 240 degrees, a saturation of 4.7% and a lightness of 66.7%. #a6a6ae color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #4d4d5d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 65
    • G 65
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 5
    • M 5
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#a6a6ae color description : Dark grayish blue.

#a6a6ae Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a6a6ae has RGB values of R:166, G:166, B:174 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0.05, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 10921646.

Hex triplet a6a6ae #a6a6ae
RGB Decimal 166, 166, 174 rgb(166,166,174)
RGB Percent 65.1, 65.1, 68.2 rgb(65.1%,65.1%,68.2%)
CMYK 5, 5, 0, 32
HSL 240°, 4.7, 66.7 hsl(240,4.7%,66.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 240°, 4.6, 68.2
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 68.34, 1.549, -4.123
XYZ 37.001, 38.435, 45.512
xyY 0.306, 0.318, 38.435
CIE-LCH 68.34, 4.405, 290.592
CIE-LUV 68.34, -0.462, -6.354
Hunter-Lab 61.996, -1.961, -0.128
Binary 10100110, 10100110, 10101110

Color Schemes with #a6a6ae

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Alternatives to #a6a6ae

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#a6a6ae Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a6a6ae

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a6a6ae;}
.background {background-color:#a6a6ae;}
.border {border:1px solid #a6a6ae;}

Shades and Tints of #a6a6ae

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, #030303 is the darkest color, while #f8f8f9 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a6a6ae

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a6a6ae is the less saturated color, while #5858fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a6a6ae 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7a7a8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #abaab2 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b7a6b3 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aba9b6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a9a8b0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b0a6b1 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a9a8b3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population