#a6a9a6 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a6a9a6 is composed of 65.1% red, 66.3% green and 65.1% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 1.8% cyan, 0% magenta, 1.8% yellow and 33.7% black. It has a hue angle of 120 degrees, a saturation of 1.7% and a lightness of 65.7%. #a6a9a6 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #4d534d. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

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

#a6a9a6 color description : Dark grayish lime green.

#a6a9a6 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a6a9a6 has RGB values of R:166, G:169, B:166 and CMYK values of C:0.02, M:0, Y:0.02, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 10922406.

Hex triplet a6a9a6 #a6a9a6
RGB Decimal 166, 169, 166 rgb(166,169,166)
RGB Percent 65.1, 66.3, 65.1 rgb(65.1%,66.3%,65.1%)
CMYK 2, 0, 2, 34
HSL 120°, 1.7, 65.7 hsl(120,1.7%,65.7%)
HSV (or HSB) 120°, 1.8, 66.3
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 68.922, -1.634, 1.166
XYZ 36.795, 39.236, 41.709
xyY 0.313, 0.333, 39.236
CIE-LCH 68.922, 2.007, 144.496
CIE-LUV 68.922, -1.54, 1.976
Hunter-Lab 62.639, -4.762, 4.368
Binary 10100110, 10101001, 10100110

Color Schemes with #a6a9a6

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#a6a9a6 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a6a9a6

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CSS codes
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.background {background-color:#a6a9a6;}
.border {border:1px solid #a6a9a6;}

Shades and Tints of #a6a9a6

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 #a6a9a6

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a6a9a6 is the less saturated color, while #55fa55 is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a6a9a6 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
  • #a8a8a8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #b0aba9 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #bca7ac Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #adabb7 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #acaaa8 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b4a8aa Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aaaab1 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population