#a8a6ad Color Information

In a RGB color space, hex #a8a6ad is composed of 65.9% red, 65.1% green and 67.8% blue. Whereas in a CMYK color space, it is composed of 2.9% cyan, 4% magenta, 0% yellow and 32.2% black. It has a hue angle of 257.1 degrees, a saturation of 4.1% and a lightness of 66.5%. #a8a6ad color hex could be obtained by blending #ffffff with #514d5b. Closest websafe color is: #999999.

    • R 66
    • G 65
    • B 68
    RGB color chart
    • C 3
    • M 4
    • Y 0
    • K 32
    CMYK color chart

#a8a6ad color description : Dark grayish violet.

#a8a6ad Color Conversion

The hexadecimal color #a8a6ad has RGB values of R:168, G:166, B:173 and CMYK values of C:0.03, M:0.04, Y:0, K:0.32. Its decimal value is 11052717.

Hex triplet a8a6ad #a8a6ad
RGB Decimal 168, 166, 173 rgb(168,166,173)
RGB Percent 65.9, 65.1, 67.8 rgb(65.9%,65.1%,67.8%)
CMYK 3, 4, 0, 32
HSL 257.1°, 4.1, 66.5 hsl(257.1,4.1%,66.5%)
HSV (or HSB) 257.1°, 4, 67.8
Web Safe 999999 #999999
CIE-LAB 68.471, 2.053, -3.357
XYZ 37.326, 38.614, 45.02
xyY 0.309, 0.319, 38.614
CIE-LCH 68.471, 3.935, 301.444
CIE-LUV 68.471, 0.72, -5.297
Hunter-Lab 62.14, -1.526, 0.544
Binary 10101000, 10100110, 10101101

Color Schemes with #a8a6ad

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Alternatives to #a8a6ad

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#a8a6ad Preview

Text with hexadecimal color #a8a6ad

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CSS codes
.text {color:#a8a6ad;}
.background {background-color:#a8a6ad;}
.border {border:1px solid #a8a6ad;}

Shades and Tints of #a8a6ad

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 #a8a6ad

A tone is produced by adding gray to any pure hue. In this case, #a8a6ad is the less saturated color, while #8657fc is the most saturated one.

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Color Blindness Simulator

Below, you can see how #a8a6ad 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.

  • #a7a7a7 Achromatopsia 0.005% of the population
  • #a7a7a8 Atypical Achromatopsia 0.001% of the population
  • #acaab1 Protanopia 1% of men
  • #b8a6b2 Deuteranopia 1% of men
  • #ada9b5 Tritanopia 0.001% of the population
  • #aaa8af Protanomaly 1% of men, 0.01% of women
  • #b2a6b0 Deuteranomaly 6% of men, 0.4% of women
  • #aba8b2 Tritanomaly 0.01% of the population