#a6a8ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a6a8ad is composed of 65.1% red, 65.9% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4% cyan, 2.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 222.9 degrees, a saturation of 4.1% and a lightness of 66.5%. #a6a8ad color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #4d515b. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 65
    • G 66
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 4
    • M 3
    • Y 0
    • K 32
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#a6a8ad color description : Dark grayish blue.

#a6a8ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a6a8ad has RGB values of R:166, G:168, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.04, M:0.03, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 10922157.

Hex triplet a6a8ad #a6a8ad
RGB Decimal 166, 168, 173 rgb(166,168,173)
RGB Percent 65.1, 65.9, 67.8 rgb(65.1%,65.9%,67.8%)
CMYK 4, 3, 0, 32
HSL 222.9°, 4.1, 66.5 hsl(222.9,4.1%,66.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 222.9°, 4, 67.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 68.845, 0.258, -2.826
XYZ 37.27, 39.129, 45.122
xyY 0.307, 0.322, 39.129
CIE-LCH 68.845, 2.837, 275.214
CIE-LUV 68.845, -1.407, -4.21
Hunter-Lab 62.553, -3.116, 1.019
Binary 10100110, 10101000, 10101101

Color Schemes with #a6a8ad

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Alternatives to #a6a8ad

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Text with hexadecimal color #a6a8ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a6a8ad;}
.background {background-color:#a6a8ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #a6a8ad;}

Shades and Tints of #a6a8ad

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 #f8f8f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a6a8ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a6a8ad is the less saturated color, while #5786fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a6a8ad 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
  • #a8a8a9 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #aeabb0 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b9a7b2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ababb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #abaaaf Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b2a7b0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #a9aab3 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population