#a8a0b0 Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a0b0 is composed of 65.9% red, 62.7% green and 69% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 4.5% cyan, 9.1% magenta, 0% yellow and 31% black. It has a hue angle of 270 degrees, a saturation of 9.2% and a lightness of 65.9%. #a8a0b0 color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #514161. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 63
    • B 69
    RGB color chart
    • C 5
    • M 9
    • Y 0
    • K 31
    CMYK color chart

#a8a0b0 color description : Dark grayish violet.

#a8a0b0 Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a0b0 has RGB values of R:168, G:160, B:176 and CMYK values of C:0.05, M:0.09, Y:0, K:0.31. Its decimal value is 11051184.

Hex triplet a8a0b0 #a8a0b0
RGB Decimal 168, 160, 176 rgb(168,160,176)
RGB Percent 65.9, 62.7, 69 rgb(65.9%,62.7%,69%)
CMYK 5, 9, 0, 31
HSL 270°, 9.2, 65.9 hsl(270,9.2%,65.9%)
HSV (or HSB) 270°, 9.1, 69
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 66.977, 5.953, -7.236
XYZ 36.554, 36.601, 46.211
xyY 0.306, 0.307, 36.601
CIE-LCH 66.977, 9.37, 309.441
CIE-LUV 66.977, 3.536, -11.735
Hunter-Lab 60.499, 1.98, -2.938
Binary 10101000, 10100000, 10110000

Color Schemes with #a8a0b0

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Alternatives to #a8a0b0

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#a8a0b0 Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8a0b0

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a0b0;}
.background {background-color:#a8a0b0;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a0b0;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a0b0

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 #f6f6f7 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a0b0

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a7a9 is the less saturated color, while #a856fa is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a0b0 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.

  • #a4a4a4 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a5a3a6 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #a6a6b5 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b1a3b4 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aca5b1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a7a4b3 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #ada2b2 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aaa3b0 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population