#a8a1ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a1ad is composed of 65.9% red, 63.1% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.9% cyan, 6.9% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 275 degrees, a saturation of 6.8% and a lightness of 65.5%. #a8a1ad color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #51435b. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 63
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 7
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#a8a1ad color description : Dark grayish violet.

#a8a1ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a1ad has RGB values of R:168, G:161, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0.07, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 11051437.

Hex triplet a8a1ad #a8a1ad
RGB Decimal 168, 161, 173 rgb(168,161,173)
RGB Percent 65.9, 63.1, 67.8 rgb(65.9%,63.1%,67.8%)
CMYK 3, 7, 0, 32
HSL 275°, 6.8, 65.5 hsl(275,6.8%,65.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 275°, 6.9, 67.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 67.151, 4.806, -5.305
XYZ 36.435, 36.832, 44.723
xyY 0.309, 0.312, 36.832
CIE-LCH 67.151, 7.159, 312.174
CIE-LUV 67.151, 3.242, -8.642
Hunter-Lab 60.689, 0.957, -1.209
Binary 10101000, 10100001, 10101101

Color Schemes with #a8a1ad

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Alternatives to #a8a1ad

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#a8a1ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8a1ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a1ad;}
.background {background-color:#a8a1ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a1ad;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a1ad

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, #000000 is the darkest color, while #f6f5f6 is the lightest one.

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Tones of #a8a1ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a1ad is the less saturated color, while #b650fe is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a1ad 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
  • #a8a7b1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b3a3b1 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #aca5b1 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #a8a4b0 Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #afa2b0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aaa4af Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population