#a8979f Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8979f is composed of 65.9% red, 59.2% green and 62.4% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 0% cyan, 10.1% magenta, 5.4% yellow and 34.1% black. It has a hue angle of 331.8 degrees, a saturation of 8.9% and a lightness of 62.5%. #a8979f color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #512f3f. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 59
    • B 62
    RGB color chart
    • C 0
    • M 10
    • Y 5
    • K 34
    CMYK color chart

#a8979f color description : Dark grayish pink.

#a8979f Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8979f has RGB values of R:168, G:151, B:159 and CMYK values of C:0, M:0.1, Y:0.05, K:0.34. Its decimal value is 11048863.

Hex triplet a8979f #a8979f
RGB Decimal 168, 151, 159 rgb(168,151,159)
RGB Percent 65.9, 59.2, 62.4 rgb(65.9%,59.2%,62.4%)
CMYK 0, 10, 5, 34
HSL 331.8°, 8.9, 62.5 hsl(331.8,8.9%,62.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 331.8°, 10.1, 65.9
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 64.13, 7.702, -1.909
XYZ 33.472, 32.962, 37.398
xyY 0.322, 0.317, 32.962
CIE-LCH 64.13, 7.935, 346.081
CIE-LUV 64.13, 9.447, -4.067
Hunter-Lab 57.412, 3.597, 1.567
Binary 10101000, 10010111, 10011111

Color Schemes with #a8979f

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#a8979f Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8979f

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8979f;}
.background {background-color:#a8979f;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8979f;}

Shades and Tints of #a8979f

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, #030203 is the darkest color, while #f8f7f8 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8979f

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a19e9f is the less saturated color, while #f9469a is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8979f 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
  • #9f9c9d Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a19fa5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #ad9ca4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ad9ba6 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a39ca3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ab9aa2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #ab9aa4 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population